Bar Stool Design Competition

Can never resist a competition…Atlantic Shopping have asked ‘what would you print onto your kitchen bar stools if you could?’ I cannot get past the idea of cut fruits… With a white top…Cheerful, fresh, summery and delicious! Which do you like best?

Laura Ashley – Go with the throw!

Lovely to get a mention on the Laura Ashley Blog…I was asked among 15 Bloggers to come up with a use for the throw…as it was the middle of winter, a lot of us suggested wrapping yourself up in it and drinking Hot Chocolate – unsurprisingly! As a brand Laura Ashley constantly re-invent themselves and […]

Charlie & Evelyn’s Table

Received this mouth-watering email from a favourite blogger this week – Charlie & Evelyn’s Table offering delicious homemade meals for your freezer – with a revised menu of Winter Warmers for January 2014! ‘All of our dishes are homemade with premium and where possible, local ingredients. There is a minimum order of five dishes, hand-delivery […]

Edinburgh home

I was very struck by the way this beautiful house, designed by the brilliant David Jamieson of Zone Architects relates to it’s surroundings… The way a house connects to the outside space is so important isn’t it?

Hege In France

Had lovely day out in Edinburgh today with fellow blogger, Hege Morris, a Norwegian, married to a Scotsman, living in Scotland now, but residing for a long time in France, where she and her husband own a beautiful farmhouse that they built themselves. Their home has been the subject of several magazine articles and been […]

Karen Parry kitchen

Lovely feature in the current issue of Ideal Home about a kitchen belonging to Glasgow based Architect Karen Parry Tastefully painted in a soft grey, the cabinetry provides an amazing amount of storage and hides a washing machine and tumble dryer. Topped with black silestone, there is an island unit with bar stools as well […]

Are you a competitive Interiorista?

Hmmm? Genuinely passionate about my subject ā€“ I am basically just a real home lover. A Cancerian by Sun sign ā€“ what else would I be? Holidays stress me out! Nights out? I prefer entertainingā€¦ But competitive? Moi? Of course I enjoy having friends round and showing them our latest project, but surely that is […]

Happy New Year!

Got a lot done in 2013…hoping to do less in 2014 and enjoy myself a bit more!! Will start off with an old favourite: a beautiful home right on the Harbour in North Berwick Owned by brilliant friends of ours….book a similarly pretty property at Gone To The Beach for a perfect hideaway family holiday […]