I Spy – Next, Shoreham……….

Last Thursday was one of those late summer days that catch us all unawares.  Gorgeous blue skies and temperatures we would have liked to have had in mid-July.  It was also the day that I boarded the train to Brighton to have a look at the new Next store…

I Spy – Camilla Brent-Smith……….

Camilla Brent-Smith lived and worked in India while she was studying for her textile degree and her first fabric collection is hugely influenced by this experience.
Each design is hand-drawn or painted first and then manipulated on the computer to create a repeat pattern.  Digital printing is then used to…

I Spy – Neisha Crosland Ceramics……….

For all you Neisha Crosland fans out there.

Neisha Crosland has collaborated with Make International to produce her first collection of Fine China ceramics.
 A gorgeous collection of espresso cups and saucers, mugs and saucers, teapot, sugar bowl, milk jug and cake stand in two patterns that are instantly recognisable and that can be…

Summertime, and the living is easy……..

I don’t have a beach hut.
But if I did, I think I might decorate it like this one from Shootfactory.

Or possibly like this…

 How about you?
1. Wallpaper, Fabrics and Paper. 2. Quayside lamp, Pedlars. 3. Floral bunting, HomeHomeHome. 4. Place settings, Bombay Duck. 5.6. Chair and table, John Lewis. 7….

Hotels – Dar Darma, Marrakesh……….

Located in possibly one of my favourite cities in the whole wide world…
Dar Darma is undeniably beautiful but it is also a little bit different.  Soaring, painted ceilings and decadent furnishings maybe, but it is also more like a private home than a hotel.  Guests are invited to take…