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Sukha: a cosy, eco-friendly boutique in Amsterdam

I discovered Sukha – a cosy, eco-friendly boutique on Haarlemmerstraat – during my recent trip to Amsterdam. Sukha means ‘joy of life’ in Sanskrit. Step inside and it is literally like you breathe a sigh of relief; it is so calm

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Sukha: a cosy, eco-friendly boutique in Amsterdam

I discovered Sukha – a cosy, eco-friendly boutique on Haarlemmerstraat – during my recent trip to Amsterdam. Sukha means ‘joy of life’ in Sanskrit. Step inside and it is literally like you breathe a sigh of relief; it is so calm

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Modern Nordic lighting by Schneid

If you are anything like me and enjoy constantly changing your home, then you might like these fab, Scandinavian-style lamps with interchangeable metal shades by Lübeck-based design brand Schneid. They are currently being sold on Clippings.com, which picks up some

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Modern Nordic lighting by Schneid

If you are anything like me and enjoy constantly changing your home, then you might like these fab, Scandinavian-style lamps with interchangeable metal shades by Lübeck-based design brand Schneid. They are currently being sold on Clippings.com, which picks up some

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Travel: 24 hours in Amsterdam

This weekend I went on a whistle-stop trip to Amsterdam, mainly for work reasons to see the new Philips Wing of the Rijksmuseum. As many of you may know, I was only in the city a couple of weeks ago

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Travel: 24 hours in Amsterdam

This weekend I went on a whistle-stop trip to Amsterdam, mainly for work reasons to see the new Philips Wing of the Rijksmuseum. As many of you may know, I was only in the city a couple of weeks ago

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Swedish designer Nina Kullberg’s cushions + discount code

We’ve recently put our guest room up on airbnb so I’ve been looking for ways to make the space a little homelier and not just a spare bed in our cluttered home office. Along came Swedish designer Nina Kullberg, who

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Swedish designer Nina Kullberg’s cushions + discount code

We’ve recently put our guest room up on airbnb so I’ve been looking for ways to make the space a little homelier and not just a spare bed in our cluttered home office. Along came Swedish designer Nina Kullberg, who

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I wish I lived here: a New York-style loft in Copenhagen

This is the super-sleek home of Morton Bo Jensen, the chief designer at Danish design company Vipp, and his graphic designer girlfriend and their super-cute five year old twins. Located on the island of Brygge, an old industrial harbour area

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I wish I lived here: a New York-style loft in Copenhagen

This is the super-sleek home of Morton Bo Jensen, the chief designer at Danish design company Vipp, and his graphic designer girlfriend and their super-cute five year old twins. Located on the island of Brygge, an old industrial harbour area

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

It would have been an obvious choice to recommend the Frieze Art Fair this weekend, but if you want to escape the crowds and get off the beaten track, I’ve handpicked three events for you. Head east for a pop-up

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

It would have been an obvious choice to recommend the Frieze Art Fair this weekend, but if you want to escape the crowds and get off the beaten track, I’ve handpicked three events for you. Head east for a pop-up

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Styling the Seasons: October

So October is here and almost halfway through (where has the time gone?) which means I’ve been getting the house all cosy and autumnal. The heating has been turned on (just in the chilly evenings), the lovely wool blanket from

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Styling the Seasons: October

So October is here and almost halfway through (where has the time gone?) which means I’ve been getting the house all cosy and autumnal. The heating has been turned on (just in the chilly evenings), the lovely wool blanket from

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Interior Trend: Wire Mesh

I first got a thing for wire mesh baskets when I spotted Chalky Paint’s lovely bathroom renovation back in March. As a slight nod in her direction, I now have a couple of handy vintage wire in-trays (like these) on my desk

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Interior Trend: Wire Mesh

I first got a thing for wire mesh baskets when I spotted Chalky Paint’s lovely bathroom renovation back in March. As a slight nod in her direction, I now have a couple of handy vintage wire in-trays (like these) on my desk

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Par La Roy boutique in Mexico by Savvy Studio

It may be rainy and well on its way to autumn here in London, but seeing this light and airy shop in Monterrey, Mexico on Behance this week made me think back to summer, sunshine and palm trees. Par La

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Par La Roy boutique in Mexico by Savvy Studio

It may be rainy and well on its way to autumn here in London, but seeing this light and airy shop in Monterrey, Mexico on Behance this week made me think back to summer, sunshine and palm trees. Par La

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

Now that we’re getting well into autumn and winter, sunny days in the park and slow dinners outside have now been replaced by cosy nights in with a hot chocolate and warm socks. But there’s still some exciting events happening this weekend,

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

Now that we’re getting well into autumn and winter, sunny days in the park and slow dinners outside have now been replaced by cosy nights in with a hot chocolate and warm socks. But there’s still some exciting events happening this weekend,

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A copper-clad community centre by Menzi Bürgler Architekten

There seems to be a trend at the moment for all things copper, from candles (I’m looking at you Tom Dixon) and planters to kitchens and bathrooms, and architecture is no different, as shown with this community centre in northern Switzerland. It has a

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A copper-clad community centre by Menzi Bürgler Architekten

There seems to be a trend at the moment for all things copper, from candles (I’m looking at you Tom Dixon) and planters to kitchens and bathrooms, and architecture is no different, as shown with this community centre in northern Switzerland. It has a

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Converted Brooklyn loft by SABO Project

New York and Paris-based architects SABO Project has completely gutted this Brooklyn loft, located in a former die casting factory built in 1913. A series of new partitions, custom cabinets, glass enclosures and a new mezzanine now define the concrete

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Converted Brooklyn loft by SABO Project

New York and Paris-based architects SABO Project has completely gutted this Brooklyn loft, located in a former die casting factory built in 1913. A series of new partitions, custom cabinets, glass enclosures and a new mezzanine now define the concrete