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

H&M Home Haul

The homeware section of H&M is amazing. I’ve had a browse previously, on the website, but seeing it instore is a revelation. A whole new world.  As you would expect from H&M, the home section… View Post

Paint Wars: Farrow & Ball Versus Valspar 

My living room is not large. Cosy, in estate agent lingo. Bijou, should one be feeling generous. Plus it’s north-facing. So what did I do? Paint all the walls a very dark shade of grey.  It’s a… View Post

Save or Splurge: Midcentury Planters

Oh West Elm. You and your gorgeous homewares. Those midcentury-style planters are a firm fixture on my mental lust list. Would look great in my house. But they are £149. Each. Quite the splurge. But… View Post