Instagram’s Insta Economy report and the Insta Gift Market. Last Saturday, I attended Instagram’s Insta gift market event at the Old Spitalfields market in London. It was so lovely to see Instagram supporting small businesses in the run up to Christmas.Did you know that Instagram is becoming one of the […]
Lifestyle trends of the future with Lisa White of WGSN.
Lifestyle trends of the future with Lisa White of WGSN. Last week, I was invited to an Interiors trend forecast talk by Sainsbury’s Home on ” Lifestyles of the Future” given by Lisa White, the head of Lifestyle and Interiors at WGSN. I thought I’d do a little Summary here of […]
The MINI LIVING URBAN CABIN for London Design Festival 2017.
The MINI LIVING URBAN CABIN for London Design Festival 2017. Last weekend, I had the pleasure of visiting the MINI LIVING Eco concept home called the URBAN CABIN, at the OXO Tower Wharf’s courtyard, in London’s Southbank. Following my previous trip to Milan, to see MINI Living’s ‘Breathe’ installation, another small space […]
Keep London Creative and a peek into Morag Myerscough’s work studio
Keep London Creative and a peek into Morag Myerscough’s work studio. I love London as it is such a vibrant city, rich in culture and creativity. There is always a fresh buzz of activity in the art, design and fashion scene. London brings boundless inspiration and opportunities for creatives, and […]
The Cook and Share hall at Maison & Objet 2017, Paris.
The Cook and Share hall at Maison & Objet 2017 Paris. I am so excited, to be invited by Maison & Objet to Paris. Maison & Objet is a lifestyle fair for the home and interiors market. It brings together a curated collection of brands, whose product offerings span the world […]
Interiors trend predictions and newly discovered brands at Autumn Fair 2017, a UK trade fair.
Interiors trend predictions and newly discovered brands at Autumn Fair 2017, a UK trade fair. It’s that time of the year, when Summer is gradually coming to a close, to make way for the cosiness of Autumn and Winter. I must admit I love Spring and Summer best, but I […]
Top 7 sofa trends from Salone del mobile with dfs
Top 7 sofa trends from Salone del mobile with dfs. I have recently returned from Salone del mobile, one of Europe’s largest design fairs, based in Milan. Whilst I was there, I got to meet the creative team of leading UK furniture brand dfs. dfs produces sofas that cater for all […]
Mini Living for Milan Design week at Salone del Mobile 2017
I have just returned from an amazing trip to Milan, with the car brand MINI. I was invited to view their MINI LIVING installation called ‘Breathe’ for Salone del Mobile 2017. Urbanisation combined with a shortage of space for housing is fast becoming a global issue. To help address this […]
How to pick the right sofa.
How to pick the right sofa. As the days get lighter, I’m getting that seasonal urge to do an interiors Spring refresh at home. I’m currently on the lookout for a new sofa. I have set 4 criteria to help me on my sofa hunt : colour, tufted with buttons, […]
Latest trends in bathrooms and kitchens at PORCELANOSA
This post is all about the latest trends in bathrooms and kitchens, from my recent tour of PORCELANOSA in Valencia, Spain. I’ve been thinking of re-doing my bathroom and kitchen lately, and so this showroom tour, a source of inspiration, was especially relevant to me. We started the tour with some artistic fun, by tracing over the pencil […]
Spring Fair 2017 – UK’s largest Home and Gifts trade fair.
Last August, I attended the Autumn Fair at Birmingham’s NEC, and wrote a post about my curated finds. This year, I have been invited back again, to the Spring Fair, to do an instagram takeover of the show. For this post, I have also decided to do a little pre event […]
Farrow & Ball 1940s inspired wallpaper collection
A series of Farrow & Ball 1940s inspired wallpaper collection has been released to celebrate their 70th anniversary. I was delighted to be asked to celebrate with them, by baking a birthday cake, to be styled against one of these newly launched wallpapers.Here is the chocolate brownie cake I baked for Farrow […]