Choosing Pink Paint

Paint is weird. Why does it look so different on an actual wall? Paint charts and cards are highly misleading. Thought I’d been too reserved, had picked four shades that were exactly the same, all… View Post

Thoughts On: Painting My Front Door

I painted my front door and I’m not sure I like it. I miss the blue. The blue door was welcoming. Warm and jolly. The sort of door that says come on in, there’s cake… View Post

Look Familiar? Aldi Dupes Diptyque

Naughty. See what you’ve done there Aldi. First it was Jo Malone. Now Diptyque. Aldi are coming for the luxury home fragrance market. Call it what you like – copycat, rip offs, dupes – the… View Post

Thoughts On: IKEA

Did you watch that IKEA documentary? Being an IKEA product developer looks like a cool job. Do love me a bit of IKEA. But then, I am not in charge of building flatpack in our… View Post

In Search Of: Midcentury Planters

The search is over. Am the proud owner of one shiny new midcentury-style planter. Have lusted after the West Elm version for a time, but did not want to part with the £149 to acquire… View Post