I HEART the Stingray Rocking Chair

The Stingray Chair by Danish designer Thomas Pedersen

I saw this chair at the Schwoerer Haus showroom and fell in love.  Having spent a full 6 days of my life at this showroom, this chair was my go-to comfort seat when picking tiles (for 5 different bathrooms no less). The Stingray Rocking Chair by designer Thomas Pederson for Fredericia is an update on Read Post

Moody Pastels and Grey

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I loved the Designers Guild Portier wallpaper we had at our old house.  I still love the colour scheme but am thinking of going with a slightly darker variation of the Portier wallpaper.

Contemporary Elegant Cloakrooms

contemporary cloakroom

People say that cloakrooms are where you can get a bit edgy. It’s a small room and a bit of drama will go a long way. Some examples of simple yet sophisticated cloakrooms. Contemporary Cloakroom by Hallandale Interior Designers & Decorators 2id Interiors Contemporary Cloakroom by Bozeman Architects & Building Designers Reid Smith Architects Contemporary Read Post

All About Frameless Showers

frameless shower enclosures

In a small space, a frameless shower is ideal for giving the illusion of space. I have started seeing more of these shower and bath enclosures.  Useful if you have limited space but have someone who likes to splash a lot in their shower. Also, handy for bathing kids I think!

A Cheesy Valentine

cheesy valentine

I try to ignore Valentine’s Day but you can’t! It’s everywhere especially in the US media. I got this card for my husband this year. It made me laugh because he is a big fan of cheese.  In fact, occasionally he skips dessert and has a cheese course instead.  I can assure you that I Read Post

I Love You More Than My Phone

love more than phone

Sometimes I feel there are three of us in my relationship – my husband, his iPhone and me.  I hear this sort of overcrowding is becoming more common in relationships nowadays.

Dwell in Possibility

Dwell in Possibility

I love this quote from Emily Dickinson:  Dwell in Possibility. I’ve paired it up with a copper vase from Abigail Ahern and a gold glitter ampersand that my daughter found in some store.  If it glitters, she likes it. What do you think of the gold and copper combo?  

Our London Flat Post Renovation Part II

the new hallway

I showed you how the kitchen and bathrooms turned out in our London flat after the extensive renovation.  It took 6 months instead of the projected 8 weeks.  We had serious issues with the management company who were particularly useless.  They held up the job for a couple of months with endless paperwork and permits. Read Post