Browsing Tag

homes

  • House hunting in Santa Monica

    Tweet OK I wasn’t *actually* house hunting in Santa Monica, more like playing Fantasy Homes by the Sea, if I won the lottery. But when I spent a few nights there in December on…

    March 1, 2017
  • The One with all the hygge

    Tweet OK so in case you’re not familiar with hygge (pronounced hug-geh) it’s basically the Danish concept of cosiness, and it’s perfect for this time of year in the UK. I’m actually off to…

    November 12, 2016
  • Colours of Tanzania

    Tweet One of the things I loved discovering in Tanzania was how, when you’re not on safari (when you should stick to light-coloured clothes and avoid black or blue because it attracts the Tsetse flies, which…

    April 22, 2015
  • Love this new online department store

    Tweet I love finding fab new online department stores, especially one that sells hand-picked pieces with discounts of up to 75% off. HushHush.com was created by Mark Pearson, founder of the phenomenally successful MyVoucherCodes.co.uk. His latest venture…

    November 8, 2012
  • Mad about Boo & Boy

    Tweet I love finding gorgeous wall art  – I like proper prints and I’m not a fan of the kind of mass produced stuff found in Swedish superstores which you run the risk of seeing…

    October 27, 2012
  • Gorgeous homeware at fab prices

    Tweet One of my absolutely favourite brands of china is Villeroy & Boch – timeless, classic, but with a stylish twist.   And right now Secret Sales has some brilliant discounts on their Vivo…

    June 18, 2012
  • My gorgeous new home accessories

    Tweet Anyone who follows me on Pinterest knows that as well as travel I’m more than a little obsessed with gorgeous things for the home. Even the smallest accessory can make a big difference…

    May 18, 2012
  • I want to live in Don Draper’s apartment

    Tweet Well obviously preferably with him *cough* but I’m SO in love with Don Draper’s apartment on Mad Men. The Knoll sofa, the Eames chair, the balcony, the fabulous colours (SO into orange) and…

    May 9, 2012
  • Do you like my new Cath Kidston bed linen?

    Tweet Ever since I painted my bedroom dove grey I’ve been looking for a suitable bed linen set that would complement the walls without being too muted. So I was thrilled when Palmers asked…

    April 12, 2012