The home stretch

Breakfast from Simply Breakfast

Morning! Phew what a week! We are nearly ensconced in our home and it’s so strange to realise that something which seemed so impossible at the beginning of the week [we had a lot of stuff] is now within our reach! Our tree went up late last night [thanks to the lovely people at Pedlars] in a bare living room nearly clear of boxes, and we are starting to finally feel at home…

Next week will be our last week at The Beat That My Heart Skipped until the New Year [we will be back on Monday the 4th of Jan] and we have an amazing array of things to send you off into the holidays with. However, today we have a mix of things to keep you busy [or not] on a Friday, an eccentric stately home filled with greek statues and curious artifacts, some lovely textiles you won’t want to use, and a festive egg-nogg cupcake recipe in Louise’s Kitchen – yummy! Next, a wallpaper that has been keeping me up at night…

Author: Rohini Wahi

Rohini is a London based freelance journalist and trend forecaster for the design industries. She has worked for Elle Decoration, Living Etc, Houzz and Design Sponge amongst others.

She loves a period drama and keeps a tidy home. Launched in 2007 The Beat That My Heart Skipped focuses on home inspirations, design trends, lifestyle and food – coupled with an insight into Rohini’s work and home life – from key picks at trade shows to styled weekend soirees. To contact Rohini for queries, work for hire or just to say hi drop her a line at

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