Monthly Archives: October 2013

Top 5 Design Books.

October 21, 2013

My Favourite Design BooksSo this weekend we have been plagued by the noro-virus, as a result I am lazy posting today, here are my top 5 Design Books:Read More

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The Edit

October 17, 2013

Hendericks Gin & Pink Lemonade MixerMy favourite things at the moment: Gin & Pink lemonade cocktails, Soviet period children’s illustration, the sloping house in Margate, Alain de Botton’s Art as Therapy. Read More

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Chasing the Winter Blues away at Liberty

October 14, 2013

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With the weather getting dark and icy and with the yearly arrival of minor ailments and hibernational moods, I decided it was time to take myself on one of my twice yearly sojourns to Liberty to get lost in their cathedral of consumption for a couple of hours. Like many girls of my generation, Liberty is a byword for the beautiful, it is one of those stores that across its four floors still maintains the feel of intimacy in small wood panelled spaces that feel like treasure troves to the particular, whilst collectively encompassing its original conception as a nineteenth century bazaar built on a grand scale, a true example of Zola’s Ladies Paradise.Read More

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Through the aperture:

October 12, 2013

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Viewed through the aperture: Latergram cupcakes – super pastel hues, Tissue paper facade building. Read More

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The Edit

October 10, 2013

vintage-wooden-carousel-fairground-ride-circusMy favourite things at the moment: Chiswick Car Boot Sale, Le Corbussier, Hallway mini-makeover, Rockett St George art prints.

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