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Timberyard 01
food & travel


i mentioned recently that i was headed to edinburgh for a ‘meaty’ weekend, and whilst in town we took the opportunity to dine in what is arguably one of the city’s best restaurants: lisa & andrew radford’s timberyard. rather…

Alvhem Alfhemsgatan 01
design & décor


i really don’t need a tv, my life is distracting enough.. well, especially when there are images of beautiful homes like this flying around cyberspace! i love this sunny little flat in gothenburg that i spotted over on alvshem, with it’s…

Fritz Hansen Series 7 Tal R Colours Slider
design & décor

colours in perfect shape

in 1955, arne jacobsen set a new standard for chair design when he created what was to become the most sold stackable chair in design history. the series 7 is seen by many as one of the finest examples…

Norm Architects Nepal Projects 01
design & décor

the nepal projects

norm architects have recently teamed up with four of my favourite design studios to create a new collection of exclusive handmade designs for danish design brand menu, in collaboration with craftspeople in nepal. in nepal, many girls and young…

seven gauge studios 2015 collection available from fabric of my life
design & décor


with barely a backwards glance it seems summer has already departed, leaving a distinct autumnal chill in the air. while i might bemoan this sudden loss of warmth, it does mean however that all my chunky woollen throws can come out of storage to adorn…

Boden Tartan Slider
fashion & style

tartan tales

i’m up in edinburgh this weekend with the scotch kitchen to learn all about butchery and how to prepare the perfect burger and steak – yum! it’s safe to say it’s going to be a fairly meaty weekend, but…