Morocco is a feast of inspiration for any creative traveller, from the food to the architecture to the people…it’s a country that whenever I visit I learn so much from. Our most recent visit was for a weekend in late May, we caught the fast ferry across the Gibraltar strait from Tarifa to Tangier. The […]
Spring always feels like a little festival for me as we come out of the cool shades of winter in nature and into a burst of blossom pink with fresh greens, shortly followed by the yellows and lilacs the Easter period brings with it. I admit the colour tones of spring aren’t “my” colours, I’m […]
I’ve just returned from a trip to Switzerland to beat the January blues & visit my sister’s new home. It’s a country I’ve never visited before so was keen to see as much of the place as possible in 5 days. We spent the weekend across the border in Chamonix as the boy wanted to […]
Back in August (what seems like a lifetime ago) we headed back to one of my favourite countries, Norway. This was our fourth trip to Norway and I could go back tomorrow happily & find so many new things to do and see, for such a small country with so few daylight hours it has […]
Colour is on everyone in the design industries minds at this time of year. With London Design Festival just around the corner (I’m so looking forward to the colourful installations we’re promised this year, unfortunately I won’t be heading down to London but I’ll be following the festival closely from up North!) and Dulux having […]
An autumn colour challenge with Wayfair. A sponsored post on recycled autumn updates to the living room.
Dubai isn’t the first place in the world you think of when looking for industrial, salvaged style so I was pretty surprised when researching our trip to Dubai that it had its very own Boxpark. It provides a welcome contrast from the glamour of the malls and hotels in the city, bringing the colour, fun […]
I love Autumn…the bright, sunny mornings, conkers, colourful leaves and bringing out the knitwear. If like me, you can’t go out for a sunny, morning dog walk without filling your pockets with goodies that have fallen from the trees then keep reading. I’ve put together a selection of easy DIY ideas for displaying all the […]