The Royal Docks is East London, but not as you know it (Doodling The...

The Royal Docks of East London have a fascinating past that's largely been forgotten. You can stroll along the waterfront, go for a dip in the docks, race up and down it on a...

#Sofacrush: Rajasthani embroidered furniture

Having total #sofacrush. Upholstered with Indian Rajasthani embroidered fabrics (which you normally see in home furnishings like wall-hangings), it's the kind of two seater that drinking red wine on is most definitely banned. A work...

Belgium’s Liquid City, Brugge Triennale 2018

As if the architecture in Belgium wasn’t already appealing enough (while I was there over the weekend I learnt in particular, that you should always look up), the quaint town of Bruges is currently...

If you go down to Regent’s Park today…a peek at Frieze Sculpture 2017

Let's start with the weather. I'm British after all! But my oh my....how glorious the summer of 2017 has been so far. We've had more warm summer evenings in the last few weeks than...

It’s magic! How to make your photos come alive using the Lifeprint Instant Photo...

If you’ve ever watched a Harry Potter movie and wished your own photos came alive like the portraits that hang on the walls at Hogwarts then you’ll fall instantly under the spell of the...

Where to fulfill a chocoholic’s fantasy: Choccywoccydoodah’s Secret Garden is the stuff of dreams…

UPDATE: MAY 2019. Please note this venue has now closed down : (   I don’t think any of the 15 girls present at my friend’s hen party actually thought there was such a thing as...

I’m giving a Colour Talk at Tate Modern!!!

It's true! And I'm so excited I may burst!!!! Back in December I got a call from the Tate Modern Tate Lates team (who curate monthly events on Friday nights), when the biggest and most...

Does design matter more than experience? Visiting Hamam Omerya, Cyprus

Sometimes design overpowers an experience and I felt that visiting Hama Omerya in Cyprus, here's why... The first time I went to a hamam was when I was in Morocco. I'd previously chickened out of...

Sustainable fashion: why I’m painting my hangers

Like most people, trying to be more sustainable with my fashion choices is high up on my style agenda. I already buy most of my clothes second hand (75% for the last three years)...

London Design Festival 2019 – 10 best colourful exhibitions

If you’re looking for Instagrammability in London this coming weekend, head over to the London Design Festival September 2019. There are exhibitions, talks, events and installations across the capital and for seekers of aesthetically...

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