August 2009 archive

Hello Sunshine

Beautiful Summer Bank Holiday. Pimms. A drive in EMI (our VW Beetle) through the country and a long walk. (I also got bitten by a wasp again – the third time in a month!). Read more…

Holiday!

Have a great Bank Holiday weekend everyone! I am planning a picnic on one of the hopefully better days this weekend…i am loving the good weather but dare I say it looking forward to some winter nights with an excuse to snuggle up with a good book! Any one else??? I leave you with some […] Read more…

Catch Up

Sorry for the lack of posts due to hot weather, catching up on Desperate Romantics and general laziness! * Currently reading The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff – a novel about religious polygamy. * Had mushroom soup and finger sandwiches at Liberty’s tearoom yesterday. * Also – spotted my dream road to live in featured […] Read more…

Spitalfields

Yesterday was too good a day to stay in and work so we wandered around Brick Lane and Spitalfields taking in the sun. I stopped off at some amazing shops on Brick Lane that were like pieces of art themselves…Comfort Station which sells modern Victoriana inspired jewellery all displayed in Bell Jars and old suitcases, […] Read more…

Oh!

Feeling slightly re-juvinated this afternoon…i LOVE this simple DIY project from Design Sponge – turning a plain Ikea set of drawers into a Mid-Century desirable! Read more…

A whale study

I was shooting on one of the hottest days of the year yesterday so i’m exhausted today. Can’t seem to write much… so here’s some eye candy – a beautiful letterpress whale print from Enormous Champion. So calming. Read more…

Tuesday

We have my second favourite flower in the house – Hydrangia (my first is Antique Rose). My new succulent is still teeny but doing well. Homemade burger with firesauce ketchup for dinner after a workout! Read more…

Hollywood Glamour

This weekend we booked our tickets to Las Vegas for our friend’s wedding. I am so excited! We are staying in Vegas for a few nights then driving across the Nevada Desert into Los Angeles to see the sights and eat good food…then onto Santa Barbara for one night where we are staying at an […] Read more…

True Blood

I am so enthralled by Alan Ball’s (of Six Feet Under) current work of art right now. True Blood is an American series detailing the co-existence of  vampires and humans in Bon Temps a fictional sleepy Louisiana town. Vampires have recently ‘come out of the coffin’ and revealed themselves to the world due to a […] Read more…

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