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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this Easter weekend

Here’s my pick of three things to do this Easter weekend, from the fab Matisse exhibition at the Tate Modern to Richard Mosse’s amazing photographs, and a helping of food and drink courtesy of Fairground in east London. STOP What:

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this Easter weekend

Here’s my pick of three things to do this Easter weekend, from the fab Matisse exhibition at the Tate Modern to Richard Mosse’s amazing photographs, and a helping of food and drink courtesy of Fairground in east London. STOP What:

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Roly Poly by Faye Toogood

British designer Faye Toogood unveiled a new furniture collection at Milan Design Week last week. The Roly Poly collection features plump dish shaped seats and smooth round tables, set on chunky legs and all made in fibreglass for strength and

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Roly Poly by Faye Toogood

British designer Faye Toogood unveiled a new furniture collection at Milan Design Week last week. The Roly Poly collection features plump dish shaped seats and smooth round tables, set on chunky legs and all made in fibreglass for strength and

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I wish I lived here: a home with vintage touches

This week, this lovely light home, in the district of Masthugget in Gothenburg, caught my eye on the website of one of my favourite Scandinavian estate agents, Stadshem. I love the contrast of the rusty brown furniture against the plain

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I wish I lived here: a home with vintage touches

This week, this lovely light home, in the district of Masthugget in Gothenburg, caught my eye on the website of one of my favourite Scandinavian estate agents, Stadshem. I love the contrast of the rusty brown furniture against the plain

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Ferm Living Easter catalogue

To help you to get into the Easter mood, one of my favourite Danish interior brands Ferm Living, has made an online Easter magazine. Here you’ll find ideas for homemade Easter decorations, sweet treats and brightly coloured interior accessories. They

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Ferm Living Easter catalogue

To help you to get into the Easter mood, one of my favourite Danish interior brands Ferm Living, has made an online Easter magazine. Here you’ll find ideas for homemade Easter decorations, sweet treats and brightly coloured interior accessories. They

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COS x Nendo at Salone del Mobile, Milan

Clothing label COS and Japanese design studio Nendo have created an installation for this year’s Salone del Mobile in Milan. The installation, located within the renowned art district of Brera, portrays the studio’s playful, yet rational approach ‘to re-imagine everyday

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COS x Nendo at Salone del Mobile, Milan

Clothing label COS and Japanese design studio Nendo have created an installation for this year’s Salone del Mobile in Milan. The installation, located within the renowned art district of Brera, portrays the studio’s playful, yet rational approach ‘to re-imagine everyday

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Merci pop-up at the Salone del Mobile, Milan

No visit to Paris is complete without a visit to Merci, the trendy concept store in the Oberkampf neighbourhood. Now for the Milan Furniture Fair they have popped up in Italian designer Paola Navone’s studio (see her gorgeous Parisian apartment

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Merci pop-up at the Salone del Mobile, Milan

No visit to Paris is complete without a visit to Merci, the trendy concept store in the Oberkampf neighbourhood. Now for the Milan Furniture Fair they have popped up in Italian designer Paola Navone’s studio (see her gorgeous Parisian apartment

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The Shoe: Margaret Howell Spring/Summer 2014 Lookbook

This summer, Margaret Howell’s Spring/Summer 2014 lookbook is all about the shoe. Shot in a factory in Northampton, and styled by Howell herself, the black and white photographers depict the process of making her famous leather brogues. See the full

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The Shoe: Margaret Howell Spring/Summer 2014 Lookbook

This summer, Margaret Howell’s Spring/Summer 2014 lookbook is all about the shoe. Shot in a factory in Northampton, and styled by Howell herself, the black and white photographers depict the process of making her famous leather brogues. See the full

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6 healthy recipes I want to try

1. Pea tendril and pistachio pesto, Love and Lemons: this sounds a like a delicious alternative to the standard basil and pine nuts pesto and if you have a processor it’s super easy to make. 2. Mozzarella with nectarine, endive,

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6 healthy recipes I want to try

1. Pea tendril and pistachio pesto, Love and Lemons: this sounds a like a delicious alternative to the standard basil and pine nuts pesto and if you have a processor it’s super easy to make. 2. Mozzarella with nectarine, endive,

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

Happy Friday! Here’s my pick of three things to do this week- grab your caffeine fix at the London Coffee Festival, get yourself down to Martino Gamper’s exhibition at the Serpentine Gallery and bag a bargain at Hackney Flea Market.

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Stop Look Listen: Three things to do this week

Happy Friday! Here’s my pick of three things to do this week- grab your caffeine fix at the London Coffee Festival, get yourself down to Martino Gamper’s exhibition at the Serpentine Gallery and bag a bargain at Hackney Flea Market.

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Modern Dollhouses by Boomini

Polish company Boomini, founded by interior designer Joanna Kruszec, creates modern dollhouses. They’re not just any old dollhouses– Victorian affairs with chintz furniture and patterned wallpaper– but miniature versions of stylish Scandinavian homes, complete with trendy accessories and Ikea-esque furniture.

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Modern Dollhouses by Boomini

Polish company Boomini, founded by interior designer Joanna Kruszec, creates modern dollhouses. They’re not just any old dollhouses– Victorian affairs with chintz furniture and patterned wallpaper– but miniature versions of stylish Scandinavian homes, complete with trendy accessories and Ikea-esque furniture.

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I wish I lived here: a vintage home in Gothenburg

Sorry I’ve been away from the blog for a few days– I came down with a nasty bug and spent the weekend in bed. But hopefully this lovely vintage home in Sweden will more than make up for it… Located

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I wish I lived here: a vintage home in Gothenburg

Sorry I’ve been away from the blog for a few days– I came down with a nasty bug and spent the weekend in bed. But hopefully this lovely vintage home in Sweden will more than make up for it… Located

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Handprinted textiles by Cotton & Flax

I only just discovered Los Angeles-based Cotton & Flax yesterday, via a retweet on Twitter, but it was enough for me to fall in love with its lookbook and write a post straightaway. Since 2010, Erin Dollar has been creating

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Handprinted textiles by Cotton & Flax

I only just discovered Los Angeles-based Cotton & Flax yesterday, via a retweet on Twitter, but it was enough for me to fall in love with its lookbook and write a post straightaway. Since 2010, Erin Dollar has been creating