Monthly Archives: September 2012

Chopping Board Displays

I have a lot of love for the humble wooden chopping board. It goes without saying that they are eminently practical, but they can also be used to create a wonderfully rustic display in the kitchen, hanging from hooks, Shaker-style … Continue reading

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Charcoal & Grey

I discovered the online shop of Charcoal & Grey this week and am utterly taken with their gorgeous collection. Founded by Louise McManus, the store sells a range of exclusive handmade textiles for the home that have been sourced and designed by … Continue reading

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Shortlist # 7 – Woodland Accessories

The woodland animal trend is as popular as ever on the catwalk thanks to labels such as Burberry with their owl jumpers and fox head umbrellas. Where fashion leads, interiors follow, so it is therefore no surprise that there are … Continue reading

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John Lewis – Home Comforts

Home Comforts is one of three interiors ranges launched by John Lewis for Autumn/Winter 2012. It is my favourite by far as it taps into the desire to make our homes more comfortable and snug at this time of year, whether that … Continue reading

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Sarah Raven’s Gardens

I’ve been desperate to visit Sarah Raven’s gardens at Perch Hill, East Sussex for ages now, particularly since I received a couple of her books as gifts last year, which are helping to inspire the planting in the cut flower … Continue reading

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Heart Home Magazine

Be still my beating heart… …the latest edition of Heart Home magazine is now out, which, if you read yesterday’s post, makes two brilliant online magazines in the same week. Joy! Heart Home are also celebrating their first birthday, and … Continue reading

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91 Magazine

I spent all day yesterday looking forward to getting my jobs done so that I could sit down and enjoy the latest edition of 91 magazine, which is celebrating its first birthday with this issue. Full of interiors, vintage and … Continue reading

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Paralympics Closing Ceremony

A slight digression from the usual topics covered here, but seeing as my husband and I managed to get our hands on a last minute pair of Paralympics closing ceremony tickets, I felt it was more than worthy of mention. … Continue reading

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In Detail: Laundry Room

Sanderson HOME is the recently launched diffusion line from Sanderson offering the same style and quality that the brand is known for, at a more affordable price. ‘Maycott’, the first collection from the range, comprises wallpapers and fabrics featuring fresh … Continue reading

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Yellowstone Art Boutique

Whilst at Trentham Gardens in Staffordshire last month, I managed to fit in a visit to a few of the stores in the shopping village. Top of my list was Yellowstone Art Boutique as I had read about it in a recent edition of … Continue reading

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