Stylish new Sussex candle brand SevenSeventeen gets its name from the heavenly time when the founders’ kids are bundled into bed and the wine is poured. They cost much less than Diptyque and smell heavenly.Read more
Category: Homes & Interiors
The kitchen is without doubt the most valuable room in the house – both in terms of the dosh we spend on it and the time we spend in it. It’s the heart of the home; a space where we cook and enjoy food while socialising with friends and family.
Having lived with what I am certain was the ugliest and most poorly designed kitchen in Surrey, I know all too well that investing in a new kitchen can be exciting and daunting in equal measures. It’s also a major expense, so it’s important to get it right the first time.
And with spring just around the corner, now’s the perfect time to think about starting your kitchen project. So, with help from the folk at the brilliant Figura, makers of gorgeous bespoke handmade kitchens and interiors in Chiddingfold, I’ve researched the trends that have the staying power to help make your kitchen timelessly gorgeous as well as functional.Read more
Design crush! Check out Tom Raffield’s sexy urban lighting and furniture made using the traditional craft of steam-bending wood.Read more
Sometimes it’s just fun to look at something beautiful, isn’t it? I came across these gorgeous rugs recently, and I’ll eat my own threadbare mat if you don’t think these are as special as I do.Read more
I’m always on the lookout for a personalised gift, and I’ve just found the gift to trump all gifts! Forget portraits of your kids (so last year). If orange is the new black, then fingerprints are the new portrait!Read more
Bunting, as British as fish & chips or a nice cup of tea, and these gorgeous vintage designs from Bunting Boutique are simply spiffing for a summer wedding or garden party, what!Read more
I’ve found the world’s sexiest beach towel. It screams Ibiza sunshine and a Sea Breeze cocktail under sail. Well, a girl can dream, can’t she?Read more
Ready to tackle a little spring cleaning and find a home for all those bits and bobs? Let these funky baskets from The Basket Room weave their magic!Read more
I spent the weekend in the garden. And it was lovely. I do love to head into the back yard, trowel in one hand, secateurs in the other. Perhaps it’s the country girl in me, or maybe I just like to get muddy.Read more
The gorgeous Anna-Lou at Muddy Northants came across the rather lovely Yvonne Ellen homewares recently, and because she knows I have a penchant for all things vintage, she just had to share.Read more