Travel // The Francis Hotel, Bath…

Dan and I rarely have time to ourselves.  Date night?  What is that?  The closest we get to having to a date, is a curry in front of the TV!  But, last weekend we were delighted to steal a night away just the two of us. The Francis Hotel is a perfect weekend city break.

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An alternative mid-winter wreath…

So it’s started, the Christmas decorating.  This year I’m going for a natural look, bringing elements from nature, all foraged and found. The above wreath was made from dried items from my tiny garden. It shows how lazy I have been in my garden tidy this year, as I’ve left my sweet pea stems to

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Nature in the Home – weekly pick…

This weeks #natureinthehome favourite belongs to the ever colourful and creative Xanthe Berkeley.  I adored this shot of colour popping up on my instagram feed.  Those yellow leaves against the blue table cloth and those nails!  That woman does great hands!

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Nature in the Home – weekly pick…

#Natureinthehome submission by daria.bright Each week I am staggered and humbled by the amount and quality of images submitted to my little project #natureinthehome.  People worldwide using the hashtag and playing along.  It is a wonderful thing! This week I chose this image by Russian florist daria.bright.  Not my usual style, but I love it nonetheless.

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Papersmiths, Bristol…

I love magazines (a slight obsession).  I especially love those independent publications, printed on thick beautiful paper.  Magazines full of well written articles accompanied by perfect images. Thoughtful original content totally floats my boat.

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christmas decorations 2014

Gosh I’ve already started to think about Christmas in a big way. Planning the advent calendar, what to give as gifts, and of course (the best bit for me) how to decorate the home over the festive season. Each year I allow myself to buy one new thing, something of an heirloom piece that I

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Nature in the home – an update and a weekly favourite…

Image by Eloeil It’s been a long, long time since I posted on here about my weekly project #natureinthehome.  Well, it has been going strong over on Instagram, with over 2,800 images submitted. Each week I have chosen my favourite 8, called #natureinthehome8.  How I choose these images is all on a feeling, composition and

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