Craft the life // May Instagram favourite…

instagram favourite may wo and weInstagram is and will always be a huge source of inspiration for me.  I love how, by following hashtags or threads I can stumble across brilliant people living the life I would want for myself.  Living the dream! Crafting the life. One such person is @woandwecollection.

Olivier Abry is based in deep France, that alone makes me all wistful.  That plus the fact he has a studio of dreams, an old Renault 4 in the yard and a home that had me at HELLO!  Here’s why his Instagram account is this month’s firm favourite:

instagram favourite may wo and we

instagram favourite may wo and we

Wo & We is a design and collection workshop of handmade lamps, based in Villeurbanne, France. Since the launching of WO & WÉ in 2010, Olivier Abry has been working on a contemporary lamp line inspired from industry, composed of articulated and adjustable wall lamps, simple and double arms, and chandeliers.

instagram favourite may wo and we

instagram favourite may wo and weinstagram may favouriteHis work is basically : conception and design of industrial handmade lamps, those pieces of work are unique and customizable, they are made from elements produced by craftsmen from the Lyon area for WO & WÉ.

instagram favourite may wo and we

The goals of WO & WÉ are to offer a wide range of lamps created or selected by Olivier Abry – those lamps are at the same time simple and extraordinary – and to enhance all types of interiors, whether they are old ones or contemporary ones. instagram favourite may wo and we

Heavenly right?  That yard! Those lights! That studio. ALL.

Follow Olivier on Instagram @woandwecollection or check out his shop.

All images are via Olivier’s website and instagram.


Lou Archell, a writer, photographer, stylist and founder of Littlegreenshed.  A UK lifestyle & travel blog

Lou is also a busy mum of two amazing boys and the founder of Sisterhood Camp – an annual creative retreat for recharging and empowering brilliant ladies, Lou is passionate about supporting and inspiring others whether through her workshops, writing, photography or lifestyle hacks.