Posts Tagged ‘homes’

RUSTIC INTERIOR – ERWOOD HOUSE

RUSTIC INTERIOR – ERWOOD HOUSE

Erwood House is a beautiful Grade l listed 16th Century house with an amazing untouched interior, I found this beauty over at Light Locations, it’s full of period features and character with open fires, peeling walls, stone floors, (this one hand painted timber dining wall above and below really made my smile), stuffed with old […]


91 MAGAZINE WINTER 2012

91 MAGAZINE WINTER 2012

A couple of lovely pages filled with delicate flowers in dusky mauves and pinks. Photography by Michelle Young and styling by Charlotte Love, from the Winter issue of 91 Magazine.


FEATURED BLOG – ROOST

FEATURED BLOG - ROOST

Inspired meals with sumptuous settings, just a few pictures by the lovely Caitlin of Roost, my featured blog this week. Creating beautiful and tasty meals, firstly for her husband and for stories featured in magazines such as Kinfolk. The Beautiful pages of Roost are filed with soul warming writing, recipes and stunning photography.Roost is one of those blogs that […]


SLOWING DOWN

SLOWING DOWN

Just wanted to share with you these lovely images from the editor of the revue Toc-toc-toc Sophie Denux and French designer Caroline Gomez  (www.carolinegomez.com). Both Passionate about editing and design, they met two years ago and decided to create a different magazine. SLØ Review, is dedicated to slow design and a slow lifestyle. With articles about the Maison empereur in Marseille, […]


BLOG OF THE WEEK-WHAT KATIE DOES

BLOG OF THE WEEK-WHAT KATIE DOES

5 Things you’ll discover when clicking through the pages over at my latest Blog of the week, What Katie Does. Exciting experiments with pasta. A new appreciation for The Pink Panther Cartoons, 2 adorable cats. Lovely pictures from days out. Screen printed posters for your walls. Have a great Sunday! x All images What Katie Does.


91 MAGAZINE

91 MAGAZINE

Page love from the latest issue of 91 Magazine that just went live this morning. I am going to be adding ribbon streamers to my desk fan when I get home, I bet the cats will love it! x


TIDY INSPIRATION

TIDY INSPIRATION

Favourite pages of inspiration displayed in a clear and beautiful way. Just saw this post by Holly over at Decor8 and think I will definitely try this out in our new house when we finally move. Using a small collection of pages that I have kept treasured for ages featuring the colours that we think we’ll […]


VINTAGE VOGUE COVERS

VINTAGE VOGUE COVERS

As I was searching through posts on my old blogger page to find images of those estate sale boxes the other day, I happened upon this post about my addiction to paper and trying to keep on the straight and narrow. A problem that has been with me since studying graphic design at college. Included in […]


SNEAK PEEK AT THE UPCOMING ISSUE OF 91 MAGAZINE

SNEAK PEEK AT THE UPCOMING ISSUE OF 91 MAGAZINE

Hey Monday people. Still sunny here, the cats and I are lounging around in the hot apartment. Me working online, them snoozing. When I am finished with work an afternoon at the beach beckons. But before I go . . . . Due to pop up online at the end of the week, the next […]


A LIFE BUILT WITH FLOWERS

A LIFE BUILT WITH FLOWERS

Blog of the week, fortnight, month? Sorry about me. I hope some of you are still there, my schedule is crazy internet not always available and time fleeting. But I am happy to share a new blog of the week today. The amazing, lovely and witty Miss Pickering, we met so long ago on twitter, […]


H STANDS FOR HOME

H STANDS FOR HOME

Gorgeous food, styling and interiors. It’s time for the new edition of Llamas Valley online magazine. Another whirlwind week is over at Hotel Street, bumping in to old friends, drinking rum, tweaking the shop, Betty and I hope to be on the 8.15 train home tonight, I am so looking forward to sleeping in my own bed and […]


BIRDS WITH POM POM HATS

BIRDS WITH POM POM HATS

This week I have fallen in love with the wonderful world of Barbara Berrada, French free-lance artist, photographer, fashion designer, and creator of online boutique “les zigouis”.How sweet is this branch of birdswearing painted pom pom hats, I am just crazy about these beautiful black and white prints with added coloursand fun elements. Everything Barbara creates seems to have […]


BOOT FAIR BEAUTY

BOOT FAIR BEAUTY

 The next blog you visit should be  Foxtail + Fern, where Edinburgh based Zoology girl Hannah shares her passions for vintage fashion, thrifting, puppies, collecting and more. Hannah has a real eye for boot fair treasure and putting together gorgeous outfits. All images Foxtail + Fern


SPRING FLING

SPRING FLING

Images from the latest issue of Heart Home Magazine, I cannot wait to try this Orange and Pistachio cake, and above is my little feature on simple spring crafts, other features include interviews with Rob Ryan (p 60) and Selina Lake (p 21), seasonal wardrobe updates, interior shoots, beautiful styling tips and tons more x All […]


A GIRL LIVES HERE

A GIRL LIVES HERE

I know I go on about a simple rustic interior, that is really what I dream of, but all around me, silk flowers bloom, cakes are baked and pretty things just happen. Maybe we need two houses side by side one for each taste and then we can dip in and out of each home […]


A LITTLE BIT OF EVERYTHING BEAUTIFUL

A LITTLE BIT OF EVERYTHING BEAUTIFUL

A toasted coconut and liquorice lion, butterflies in boxes, an eclectic home style and the most captivating Vimeo collection created with her husband. Just a few of the wonderful things you will discover over at Julie Shoe’s blog i-Swan. You may have seen her videos before over at Kinfolk?All images Julie Shoe


WASHED BLUE

WASHED BLUE

Love the peaceful washed blues in these images from the new Volga Linen CatalogueAll images Volga Linen.


MYSTERIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES AND FANCY URNS

MYSTERIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES AND FANCY URNS

Mysterious circumstances and fancy urns, just a few of Baltimore based artist Yelena Bryksenkova’s favourite things. Who is in her own words ‘Russian-born, midwest-raised, baltimore-based’. A few of my favourite things are her wonderful illustrations and paintings.I love the colours and patterns, the fun things her characters take part in, their delicate worlds and surroundings. Yelena’s […]


91 MAGAZINE-MY FAVOURITE PAGES

91 MAGAZINE-MY FAVOURITE PAGES

Up to my elbows in matchboxes and all the things that need to go inside them, but I have slipped away for a break, to read the pretty pages of 91 Magazine’s second issue. I love to see what Caroline and her contributors have been up to, our paths sometimes cross at blog or press […]


A CONFETTI WORLD-BLOG OF THE WEEK

A CONFETTI WORLD-BLOG OF THE WEEK

Today’s Blog of the week comes from the beautiful world and Tumblr of Nicole Hill, our paths crossed over at Flickr a couple of years ago, and although I knew about Nicole’s shop, I only just discovered her oh so pretty Tumblr and I am so glad I did, now I hope you’ll visit too. A beautiful […]


BLOG OF THE WEEK SESAME AND LILLY

BLOG OF THE WEEK SESAME AND LILLY

You may have noticed a new button on the top right hand side here, for my featured blog of the week, but you know me by now and my random posting, disappearing etc, so here is the post that says Hi! to Lucinda the writer and owner of the Sesame and Lilly blog and shop, […]


VINTAGE LACE AND A THANK YOU

VINTAGE LACE AND A THANK YOU

Before I left for Ireland, I received a beautiful package from lovely Lucinda of Sesame and Lilly, filled with vintage pretties and the scent of lavender, it was the most perfect gift and all my favourite colours.


HEART HOME MAGAZINE ISSUE 2

HEART HOME MAGAZINE ISSUE 2

Back home today after five days of fun and laughter with my mum and sisters in Ireland. I am waiting to go to hospital later to have a tooth removed. Trying desperately to take my mind off the impending pain, snuggled at home with a cat at my feet, I thought I’d share a few […]


SIX THINGS-RIGBY AND MAC

SIX THINGS-RIGBY AND MAC

Pale, simple, faded with a shabby glamour, my six things today come from the three shops that make up Rigby & Mac. ‘The dulwich trader at No.9 combines country style with a touch of glamour, Tomlinsons at No.89 has a feminine, vintage feel and proves that pale is definitely interesting and Ed at No.41 is […]