Featured as a #HabitatVoyeur

One of my bedroom photographs has been picked up on the Habitat website! The photo (bottom left-hand side) features in the voyeur gallery in the 'Your Homes' section. Not bad for a snap with my iphone! Items in the photo from Habitat include the Tatsuma bedside table, Bobby lamp and bedding.

4 Ways to Embrace the ‘Lagom’ Concept

Last year, in the pursuit of being as happy as the Danes we were all buying cashmere socks and embracing 'Hygge'. Now it seems Hygge is old news and lifestyle magazines are championing 'Lagom' instead. So I found out what it's all about and why we need some in our lives. Lagom is a Swedish… Continue reading 4 Ways to Embrace the ‘Lagom’ Concept

Review: Ikea + HAY Ypperlig collection

The fantastically named 'Ypperlig collection' will be launching in Ikea shops in October and I for one will be at the front of the queue! The collection is a collaboration between the Danish Design company HAY and Swedish mega homestore Ikea and features a variety of beautifully designed items. All the pieces encompass HAY's distinctive… Continue reading Review: Ikea + HAY Ypperlig collection

Bedroom Transformation Complete! Before + After

I am very pleased to say that after a fair amount of hard work our bedroom remodelling is finally finished! Well.. not completely finished (we still need to replace the lights and I've seen some beautiful chambray curtains....) but nevertheless we are delighted with the transformation so far. When we bought the house last year… Continue reading Bedroom Transformation Complete! Before + After

So Scandi.

grey/white  wallpaper £65 - Ferm Living tom raffield pendant £185  - John Lewis 80cm round mirror £60 - Ikea grey knit throw £60 - John Lewis tan leather armchair £1100 - habitat marl g-plan sofa £1450 - John Lewis The scandi design ideology started in the 1950's and is all about the use of natural materials, warm colours and simple forms… Continue reading So Scandi.

Monochrome Sleeping

pavilion grey - Farrow and Ball pendant light £219.95 - Clippings picasso print £90 -  John Lewis bed £1649 - Heal's bodil chair £499 - Made.com grey sheepskin rug £130 - Heal's This monochrome palette is based around cool greys and soft furnishings which create a cosy yet elegant ambiance for any bedroom. Hang the pendant light over the bed… Continue reading Monochrome Sleeping