Category Archives: Shortlists

Shortlist # 6 – Jam & Chutney Labels

Last year’s foray into the world of jam-making wasn’t entirely a success for me. Giddy with the excitement of moving to the countryside, I felt it was my duty to get preserving. Whilst my strawberry jam tasted nice enough, especially as … Continue reading

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Shortlist # 5 – Metallics

Unsurprisingly, the UK is gripped by Olympics-fever at the moment. After Danny Boyle’s incredible opening ceremony, Team GB are slowly climbing the medals table thanks to some amazing performances by our athletes and the enthusiastic support of the spectators. With … Continue reading

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Shortlist # 4 – Plant Labels

I don’t have anything nearly as charming as the plant labels shown here in my garden. Instead I have been working my way through a pack of white plastic markers with my permanent pen, which doesn’t create quite the same effect, … Continue reading

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Shortlist # 3 – Pendant Lights

The electrician starts work on my son’s room next week which is great news as we’ll finally get the ball rolling on the redecoration. It does however mean that we now have to make a swift decision as to which … Continue reading

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Shortlist # 2 – Seashore Tableware

The appearance of the sun this week made me dream of escaping to the coast. Ideally this would involve a long, lazy lunch of the freshest seafood, accompanied by a glass of perfectly chilled, pale pink rosé. Small fishing boats bobbing … Continue reading

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Shortlist # 1 – Boys’ Accessories

I love the shortlist pages at the front of magazines as they are always full of inspiration. I therefore thought that it might be useful to do my own version of these here on a regular basis, so that I … Continue reading

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