JUST DON’T CALL IT A FEATURE WALL

I really don't like the term. Not sure why, maybe all those low budget day time TV makeover shows have overdone it with bad choices? In reality there is great excitement to be had when papering only one wall and of course with a quarter of the commitment and the budget, not devoting a whole room to ...

GUEST BEDROOM INSPIRATION FROM THE FRENCH BEDROOM COMPANY

Hello from The French Bedroom Company - we're rather excited about being asked to write the first ever guest post for L&S! As thoughts on the L&S blog turn to renovating Jeska's new bedrooms, guest bedrooms are first on the agenda and we hope to inspire with some words and our moodboard vision of the ...

WINTER TONES

  Just lately I've gone mad for cushions in wintery colours, frosty, sparkling, knitted, cosy and velvet. I managed to narrow my favourites down to these 10. Charcoal velvet and Ikat - Sparrow and Co, Lace Lino Lavado - Zara Home, Dip Dye and Big Ted- John Lewis, Sequinned Baroque - Anthropologie, Silver Sequins and Stallion - ...

BLOG OF THE WEEK-PRETTY GINGHAM

Pale colours and subtle surroundings, some pages from the beautiful blog Pretty Gingham by Tanja in Helsinki-Finland. The cosy images and simple pleasures are inspiring me to fall back in love with my long neglected camera. Realising I rarely take pictures these days, unless I happen to see something and snap it on my phone! This Autumn ...