I focus on the balance between practical and inspirational - creating designs which are easy to live with but inspiring to live in.

  • Blog

    Pink and green

    I love Frida Kahlo – her art and her strength which is such an inspiration – and my eldest now shares this love. I grew up with my mum saying: “Blue and…

  • Sostrene Grene
    Blog, Fan Mail

    Søstrene Grene

    I got a lovely Christmas Eve surprise today: I discovered Søstrene Grene. They opened a new shop near my mum in November in the shopping destination Polygone Riviera, Nice, France. And it was hard to…

  • Pantone Ultra Violet
    Blog

    Ultra Violet

    Have you heard the news? PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet is colour of the year for 2018! This is big news and you will soon see it popping up in the shops on clothes…

  • Woodland party presents
    Blog, Fan Mail

    Woodland party presents

    So I recently organised my daughter’s woodland Birthday party so I thought I would share with you some of the gorgeous woodland kids’ items I came across. From presents, party fashion to…

  • Dulux Sapphire Salute
    Made, Upcycle Projects

    Sapphire Salute stool

    Spring (OK I’m a bit early) is the time of year I assess how many plants I’ve managed to kill during the winter. I love having plants in the house, sadly they…

  • Plant hanger how to
    Made, Other Creations

    Plant hanger V2.0

    Last June, I went home to France for a weekend and had an unexpected crush: a senecio radicans (or string of bananas). The crush was so hard, that I brought it back in…

  • IKEA MARIUS stool table hack
    Ikea Hacks, Made

    Marius with flowers on top

    I am currently redecorating my girls’ shared bedroom with a more grown up floral, pink, black and gold palette. I had a spare black IKEA MARIUS stool but I needed a small table…

  • Pink and Green Dulux paint colour Palette
    Home, Styleboards

    Pink and green styleboard

    Inspired by my current love of pink and green, I made this Dulux paint palette based around my favourite pink: Pink Nevada 6, and complimented by two tones of green Highland Green and Fresh…