Friday, 19 December 2008

Have a lovely xmas!

Aren't these images delightful? Good old vintage Christmas Illustrations. You can find them in angel fire website. Well I'm off to spend quality family time. I wish you all a fabulous time with your loved ones. See you in a couple of weeks. Enjoy !

Friday, 12 December 2008

Getting into xmas spirit @ home...

Last night I thought I'd take a couple of quick snapshots to let you in our Christmas home. Personally I love fairy lights, which I intend to get more off and put them all around the house to give that kind off magical and cosy feel @ home. I have read somewhere that if you spray them in gold or silver it gives a nicer lighting, I think that's what I'll be doing this wknd...I hope wherever you are you all have a lovely and magical weekend :-)

Wednesday, 10 December 2008

Not on the High Street- xmas gifts

Noel Letters by
Seed Box by
Garden Trading
Luggage Tags
by Supernice
Cinamon and Orange Bath Gel by
Space Race pack of 6 cards

Tarquin the Tiger Bib
by Olive and Moss
Dunk Mug by

Just to get you into the Christmas spirit a little bit...If you are like me and most of us out there and are stuck for original gift ideas for your loved ones why not check out notonthehighstreet . A great site recommended to me by my lovely friends Nina from Olive and Moss and Clare from cloudcuckoodesigns. Fabulous products that you will not find in the high street stores. If you have a peek here you are bound to find something that you will like, guaranteed! - and just to let you products will have a home there too from January watch this space.

Friday, 5 December 2008

Loving these apartments for a holiday break...





Since I'm on the theme of lovely, cool homes I thought I'd introduce you to this FABULOUS site. Matt and I met the creators of this amazing site at a mutual friends wedding, Mel & Piers a couple of months ago. I highly recommend you to check this site & if like me you are always with the passport and suitcase " ready to go" on a holiday break, you will be very tempted on what Loving apartments has to offer! - gorgeous and individual apartments to suit all taste and prices in fabulous locations... so if you fancy a holiday break in Europe this Christmas why not have a peek here. Much better than a Hotel and you also get to experience a little bit how the locals live ! I'm tempted by all the

Wednesday, 3 December 2008

The Selby

Well guys and girls , if you you haven't yet discovered The Selby I suggest you take first a cup of tea, coffee or glass of wine, whatever is your fancy then find a nice comfy chair and enjoy having a peek at this great Blog...warning it can be seriously addictive!! The Selby takes you into a voyeuristic journey into the homes and creative spaces of cool, interesting & creative people ..enjoy!

Monday, 1 December 2008

DIY xmas decorations on a budget

Bird Ornament

Snowman decoration
Difficult times bring out the creativity in us! I'm loving this ideas via Design Sponge. You can download the templates here.