8 Paintings To Seek Out in Algiers, Algeria

Street art is one thing, but painted public places to make life more interesting is quite another. From the moment I landed in Algeria and my taxi headed into central Algiers the first thing...

Is the D&G & Smeg collaboration the best Christmas window display in Europe?

For window-shopping addicts, Christmas is the most anticipated time of the year as shops all over, from major department stores to independent boutiques call in their most creative dressers to design installations that will...

The most colourful street in the UK: mural art of Aberfeldy Street

Welcome to Aberfeldy Street - the colourful street! Street art murals are iconic across the UK, brightening up cities, towns, and even seaside centres wherever you go, creating colourful...

Truck Art Inspiration

Social media is brilliant! Our discovery of the day (thanks Twitter!) is this awesome Instagram account Pool_Patti, which features awesome items customised items inspired by Pakistani truck art. We want everything, especially this luggage. Talk about...

12 British South Asian Artists to have on your radar

Today I’m showcasing the work of 12 British based South Asian Artists that should be on your radar. They range from emerging and established artists to creatives who’ve taken a break and decided to...

Is this London’s most colourful bicycle? How I pimped my wheels

Ok, my freshly pimped wheels probably aren’t really London’s most colourful bicycle, but they must be a contender? Decorating my bicycle has been my favourite lockdown hobby. Over the last few months...

Slow looking at the Pierre Bonnard Tate Modern exhibition

Photo: Zoe Norfolk Last summer the Tate Modern announced it would be encouraging visitors to try ‘slow looking’, especially when it comes to their new The Colour of Memory exhibition by French artist Pierre Bonnard,...

‘Out of The Blue’ 50 years of Designers Guild at Fashion & Textile Museum

"Being surrounded by good design is one of life's pleasures" - Trisha Guild Celebrating 50 Years of Designers Guild I'll never forget the time I discovered "Pattern" by Trisha Guild. An interior design book where every...

One day I will own a kantha quilt…or five

I'm a quilt kind of girl. I even sleep with them in summer when others have swapped to light sheets and when I'm travelling if I don't have a quilt as part of my...

Did you know Romania has a museum dedicated to Icons on Glass?

In keeping with tradition I escaped abroad to ring in the New Year and for 2018 I chose the region of Transylvania in Romania. Yes I did encounter Dracula but I’m saving that for...

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