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Ruth Holly – Nature Inspired Designs – Meet The Designer

September 27, 2019
Ruth Holly- Nature Inspired Homewares - Meet The Designer

Having myself recently moved to the coast, today’s Meet The Designer couldn’t be more appropriate. Ruth Holly is a surface designer with a passion for our natural surroundings. Her trademark organic markings and earthy palettes sit beautifully with both traditional and contemporary home settings. And then there is Ruth’s latest transition into wearables that means you never have to leave home without one of her beautiful unique designs. Ruth Holly- Nature Inspired Homewares – Meet The Designer As with any…

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Sustainable & Ethical Eco Shop – Wearth London

September 5, 2018
Sustainable & Ethical Eco Shop - Wearth London

And just like that summer is over. The kids are back to school and hopefully some form of normality is resumed as we begin to fullback into routines that are more familiar. We can breathe a little easier don’t you think in the knowledge that we aren’t having to juggle all the balls?!!   Sustainable & Ethical Eco Shop – Wearth Whilst routines are being resumed, I also think it’s the perfect time to take a step back and re-evaluate…

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Save A Tusk With A Tea Towel – Sophie Allport’s Savannah Collection

July 27, 2018
Save A Tusk With A Tea Towel - Sophie Allport's Savannah Collection

Like many of you, the closest I’ve ever gotten to see some of the amazing creatures that walk our planet is at a handful of zoos over the years. Those memories of awe and wonderment have stayed with me, and as an adult, you realise just how lucky we are to have such beauty and diversity of wildlife in our world. It’s also heartbreaking to know that illegal wildlife trade continues to threaten these amazing animals. I don’t think I…

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Idyll Home – Shop Love

May 11, 2018
Idyll Home - Shop Love

Shopping online has become mainstream for many of us including buying for our homes. It’s also meant that the web has become a place of discovery where we’re able to find new and wonderful companies that offer you something different from the usual High Street sameness. Companies like family run Idyll Home who have put thought and care into the collections they have to offer. Ensuring that your homes remain as individualistic as you are and not something out of…

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The Beauty of Handcrafted Wood – William Firth Woodcraft

May 1, 2018
The Beauty of Handcrafted Wood - William Firth Woodcraft

If there’s one way to add warmth and character to our homes it has to be through the use of the wood with its natural textural qualities. And what better way to introduce it but in the form of useful accessories that have been lovingly handmade by skilled craftsmen. Today, I’m featuring one such skilled artisan, William Firth, who has an independent woodwork workshop based in the heart of Lancashire here in the UK.   The Beauty of Handcrafted Wood – William…

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The Great Faux Plant Home Trend

March 30, 2018

There’s no getting away from the fact that we are embracing mother nature in our homes more than ever, especially when it comes to our love affair with houseplants. However, even I admit that sometimes the odd plant has failed and gone to plant heaven!  At least with faux plants, you remove the guilt factor of becoming a serial plant killer and that can be a wonderful thing in itself.   The Great Faux Plant Home Trend Personally, I see…

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