Fabric of my Life.

Tag: Tech for the Home

Très jolie

if you’ve spent time reading this blog, or browsing my instagram feed, then you’ll know i’m a girl who likes my coffee. in fact, i could probably give lorelai gilmore a run for her money – a reference i can now make having become a little bit of a gilmore girls fan in recent weeks, albeit about a zillion years too late! so when my trusty old coffee machine packed up on me a few weeks ago on a rainy

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Caught by Canary

i’ve been thinking a lot about home security as i embark on the daunting journey into home ownership, so when i was offered the chance recently to test out the canary all-in-one home security device i was really keen to see how it all worked. i’ve never had a security camera in my home before and, along with all the obvious benefits for, uh, personal security, i was also hugely drawn by the clean contemporary look of the surprisingly small

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Total eclipse

i love both the form and function of the latest offering from my favourite premium tech accessories brand native union, which launches on kickstarter today. the eclipse is a 3-port usb hub promising unrivalled cable management to tackle the daily eyesore of messy, tangled-up cables in your home or workspace – a common frustration in my tiny home office! the sleek compact design of the round eclipse unit, available in marine/cherry or taupe/walnut, would look right at home on my

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Ding dong

there is nothing more infuriating than spending an entire day indoors waiting on a delivery, only to find a ‘sorry we missed you’ card pushed through the door the moment your back is turned. on-going delivery nightmares have been the bane of my life over the past few years, so as soon as i heard about the new ding smart doorbell i was instantly intrigued. designed by husband and wife team john nussey and avril o’neil, the ding doorbell is made up of

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oh my, how unbelievably cute is the new lomo’instant automat camera?! described as ‘the ultimate instant camera for beginners and experts alike’ the new gadget, which launched on kickstarter this week, is perfect for fuss-free, everyday shooting because aperture, shutter speed and flash output adjust automatically – all you need to do is point and shoot. the lovechild of years of experience, experimentation and learning, the automat from lomography is the only instant camera to combine automatic settings with a

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Lay it on me

i love the look of these new wireless charging trays by benjamin hubert’s new design agency layer. the collection of slip cast ceramic trays with integrated induction charging system has been designed in collaboration with italian ceramics brand bitossi ceramiche, and each tray encompasses a compression-moulded silicone module on its underside that houses the wireless charging system. available in four different sizes and four ceramic finishes, the charge tray collection exudes high craft rather than high tech, with the beautiful

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