RESTAURANT IN ROME WITH SKANDI STYLING

You might remember that I featured Italian designer Tommaso Guerra's work before. I loved his warm cosy design of the Depero Club in Rieti. Now he has just completed his newest interior design project, Cicero a cafe and bistro in the heart of the Prati district in Rome.Open from early in the mornings until late at night, Cicero, is decorated in pastel colours, ...

CRAFT TUTORIAL – MINIATURE BOTTLE VASE DIY

The sun has been shining brightly and after the major plant out in the front garden (still haven't collated the pics sorry), I spent a couple of hours in the shade of our home office. Making use of some empty miniature rum bottles that have been kicking around the kitchen, I made these mini vases to hang ...

KITCHEN & DINING WITH COLOURS FOR SUMMER

Happy Wednesday to you, today I have been perusing the new collections over at Habitat and in particular all these lovely things for kitchens and dining have caught my eye. There were so many lovelies, I gathered my favourites into three colour groups. Mini trends for 2014 maybe - but for me designs I would ...

HANDMADE PAPER ENVELOPES THREE WAYS #2

When I said later - I didn't mean almost midnight, but here I am! So, I'm back with pictures of the second attempt in my flurry of envelope creating. These pale pages are of ballerina's modelling for a recent fashion magazine. I had torn them out to keep as I loved the muted colours, and ...