Monthly Archives: April 2013

A Turf Seat

Isn’t this the most delightful garden seat? Made of turf and woven hazel, it looks like the perfect spot to spend a summer’s afternoon with a good book and a glass of something cool and refreshing close to hand. I’d … Continue reading

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The Breton Stripe

I love this bright and breezy Florence range from Whittard of Chelsea. With its happy colours and bold, handpainted Breton-style stripes (there are spots too), you could have a lot of fun mixing and matching the range in your kitchen. … Continue reading

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Yellow is the Colour

I had intended to start this post by apologising for posting yet more pictures from my garden, but then having given it some thought, I realised I’m not sorry at all; I just can’t get enough of the fact it’s … Continue reading

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Holiday Memories

The sea urchin shells that my husband and son found when snorkelling in Skopelos last summer are finally framed; a wonderful reminder of a fantastic, carefree holiday. There are countless box frames on the market, but I don’t think you … Continue reading

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Signs of Life

It’s amazing the difference a few days of warmer weather has made in our garden; what looked brown and unpromising just a few short weeks ago, is now fresh, green and raring to go. I’m so happy that spring has … Continue reading

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Little Rowen & Little Wren

Since launching in 2011, Rowen & Wren has become synonymous with timeless, yet modern, pieces for the home. My wishlist from their collection has become as long as my arm, and just got a little longer (the list, not the arm … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning & The Horse Guards Inn

Apologies for the hiatus in posting; Easter celebrations and the mother of all spring cleans has kept me away from the blog recently. My husband had last week off work and, with the kids staying for an extra few days … Continue reading

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