Posts Tagged ‘Inspiration’

Looking to the Stars: A Constellation Trend

Constellation Cookies, seen on French Food Blog Carnets Parisienses Maybe it’s the Mars Rover landing, or the amazing space jump by Felix Baumgartner but I feel like this year everyone’s been looking to the sky and the elements for sense of connection to the unknown. I’m obsessed with Constellation and Zodiac inspired anything right now and have […] Read more…

Sweet Stuff: Icing Graffiti

How amazing is this Graffiti made using cake icing by Montreal-based street artist Shelley Miller? Miller creates beautiful, non-traditional graffiti & murals – adorns city walls with ornate scrolls and delicate motifs. Her latest installation, which is part of the September 2012 Nuit Blanche project, is currently showing outdoors at Metro Hall in Toronto, Canada. I […] Read more…

Autumn Instagram

A seriously lazy post but I thought i’d share some of my Autumn Instagram’s with you… A super realistic Autumn Berry wreath that now has pride of place on the inside of our front door. Purchased at a very reasonable price from Butlers [I am thinking I can add Ivy to make it last through […] Read more…

Hello Halloween: No Carve Pumpkins

I don’t know about you but I just love Halloween. I love the crisp weather and spooky tremble in the air throughout October. I love the tingling alertness I feel as I walk home in the evenings, like anything could happen. Most of all I love the magic of it all, the harmless ghosts and […] Read more…

New Book: Polpo A Venetian Cook Book of Sorts

A perfect cookbook for a lazy weekend, this landed on my desk earlier this week. Tucked away in a backstreet of London’s edgy Soho district, Polpo is one of the hottest restaurants in town. Critics and food aficionados have been flocking to this understated ‘bàcaro’ where restauranteur Russell Norman has been sharing his love of […] Read more…

New Obession: pinterest.com/rohiniwahi

If you haven’t heard of the inspirational phenomenon that is Pinterest then you have been living under a rock and are missing out! Pinterest is a genius pinboard-style social photo sharing website. The service allows users to create and manage theme-based image collections. The exciting service is basically the progressive version of browsing your favourite […] Read more…

The Indian Memory Project

I moved from India to the UK with my parents when I was seven years old – but thanks to frequent visits to a wonderful family home in Calcutta, loving grandparents who impacted my life despite spanning continents, my grasp of my own culture flourished and appreciated as I amassed a multitude of rose-tinted memories […] Read more…

Weekend In Bath

This weekend I made a very special trip to historic Bath for my best friends hen party. I cannot believe I had never visited Bath before… It was like my soul-mate city. Home to Miss Austen for six years, everywhere I looked I felt her presence, in the rolling countrysides and church spires and yellow […] Read more…

Cool for Kids

Another Stylish Friend shout out is Poppy Norton of the clever clever Baby Style File – who I have never actually met but feel I have known for years through the wonderful Twitter design family. Run by interiors stylist and writer Poppy –  Baby Style File is a godsend for parents who care about well […] Read more…

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