Aaaages ago, I posted about Topshop’s homage to Burberry’s owl motifs (here).
The British super-brand showed off owls at their RTW AW12 show – and the rest of the high street has followed. Everyone from George at Asda to Next and Debenhams are bringing out their own version hoot-suite (sorry). Read More
Since my friend Vanessa at Soda told me about artist Millie McCallum, I have been dying to do a post on her.
I think her linocut work is lovely AND it is the perfect cross-over art for an adult space or a sophisticated child’s room. Read More
For ages now, cool girls have piled their hair on top of their head in a messy bun. As far forward as possible was preferred, in a kind of off-duty model style.
In fact designer of the moment Mary Katrantzou stuck to an exaggerated version of that look during her AW12 Ready-to-Wear collection. Read More
If like me, you have spent the past two weeks cheering on Team GB whilst supping a vat of wine on the sofa – rejoice.
Stella McCartney may have designed the Brit team tracksuits, but the loungewear look is big news for AW12. Read More
I spotted the work of US designer Colette Bream on Room to Bloom, a really lovely children’s nursery blog.
Love the styling of the pictures, love the grey palette and LOVE that painted bed.
Her whimsical, nature-inspired pieces are a lot like that of British textile designer Donna Wilson – who I also love. Read More
J Crew top with Trompe l’Oeil collar necklace
Love this J Crew top, which turns something simple (a green blouse) into something a little cooler simply by adding the Trompe L’Oeil necklace – actually part of the top’s design.
But if you like the idea, there are lots of these collar – or bib – necklaces around. Read More
Jools Oliver is a very busy woman. As a mum of four (to Poppy, 10, Daisy, 9, Petal, 3 and Buddy, nearly 2) and wife to arguably the country’s most famous chef, you would excuse the 37-year old former model for quietly keeping the home-fires burning at their Primrose Hill and Essex homes. Read More