Wiltons music hall

Open House Highlights

Open House returns to London on September 16th and 17th. Here are my East London highlights. I’ve chosen most close to home as I hope to visit all of these. But if I only make it to Wilton’s Music Hall I’ll be happy. The oldest music hall in London to survive in its original form, complete with papier-mâché balconies, barley sugar iron columns and unique … Continue reading Open House Highlights

Ferm Living AW17

Ferm Living has just released their new collection for AW17. Their palate of colours is inspiring. They have chosen a deep rich colour range that epitomises hygge. The Danish company designs and manufactures interior products using honest materials with mid-century charm and a lot of Scandinavian heritage. The poufs are in themselves a graphic element, which combines softness with a modern interior built up around simple … Continue reading Ferm Living AW17

Mother’s Day cards

It’s Mother’s Day on Sunday and I’m planning on spending the whole day in bed with my family bringing  me things. I might get a small bell. Here’s some of my favourite Mother’s Day cards Go outside the Lines  You can find them at Urban Makers East Spring Market  in April Wit & Whistle  Gin Bunny Prints Bettie Confetti  Do you punctuate  and some shameless self promotion … Continue reading Mother’s Day cards

Alternative Valentine’s Cards

I’ve always been very cynical when it comes to Valentine’s Day (I still like to receive flowers though!)  The irony that I now design Valentine’s cards, is not lost on me.  So if you’re like me and dislike Valentine’s and all it represents, but you still like to be given stuff….here’s some of the best funny, alternative Valentine’s cards I’ve found for your anti-Valentine’s day. Links via Etsy … Continue reading Alternative Valentine’s Cards

print club

Win a professional screen printing workshop

Now this is cool. Print club London produce some amazing posters and prints. I have two prints hanging on my wall at home that were printed in their London studio. Now you get the chance to print your own. Teardusk have partnered up with Print Club London to give you the chance to attend a Print Club workshop in their Dalston studio. Print Club London is a screen printing studio and … Continue reading Win a professional screen printing workshop

Super Chunky Knits by Ohhio

I know we’re going into Spring in the UK but I couldn’t resist posting about these super-sized chunky knits from Ohhio on Etsy. Made in the Ukraine they are all made of extra soft 100% merino wool. Large blanket. Available in a range of sizes and colours from £546 Medium blanket from £124 Super oversize sweater from £242 (Barbie or human?) Large blanket – available in a … Continue reading Super Chunky Knits by Ohhio