Posts Tagged ‘Lifestyle’

Inspiring Magazine: Kinfolk

Browsing at Anthropologie the other day, I came across an achingly beautiful magazine I hadn’t seen before. Kinfolk has sweet and holistic concept of a lifestyle magazine that “celebrates small gatherings” by slowing down life and appreciating the small things. Produced in Portland, Oregon primarily by couple Nathan and Katie Williams [who are a contender […] Read more…

The Gentle world of Herriot Grace

I’m obsessed with the multifaceted blog of Nikole Herriot and the Herriot Grace shop which artfully documents her activities cleverly interspersed with products available to buy made and designed in her father’s workshop in Canada. Her photographs and styling are just so simple and emotive it makes me want to have a gentle home like […] Read more…

Top London Cinemas

Bonjour bonjour. After much cheese noshing, vino drinking and cheek-kissing I am back in sunny England. I’d forgotten just how beautiful Brittany is – so beautiful in fact that I even managed to turn a blind eye to the wood effect wallpaper in one of the hotel bedrooms (it also came with bobbly brown wool […] Read more…

We Make London

Notecards above by Cecily Vessey There’s something about a mini-break that brings out the psycho in me. I wish I could be one of those spontaneous types who just books a flight and then finds accommodation/ bars/restaurants as they go. However, even the very thought of this brings on a sweat. Holidays for me involve […] Read more…

Secret London

So, I was having a pretty uneventful week when my luck suddenly changed for the better at my local Tesco. I was scrabbling for bags, trying to keep up with the super efficient cashier, when suddenly I heard those most beautiful of words – “can I ask you how old you are?” Now, were it […] Read more…

Spring Organising Tips…

I’m writing this on the day after the bank holiday weekend – a weekend that for many of us involved tarting up our homes. Inevitably this will have required some half-hearted attempts at DIY. You only had to go to Homebase on Bank Holiday Monday to see empty shelves and frayed tempers. It’s a good […] Read more…

How to step out in style this summer

This week I have mostly been agonising over the colour of my front door. There’s something about being confronted with a colour chart that brings out the schizophrenic in me. I started off wanting ‘Cotswold green’ but tried it on the door and realised that to carry this off you pretty much need to live […] Read more…

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