Monthly Archives: June 2011

spotlight on: ben pentreath

As I’ve alluded to before (here and here), I love vintage items for the home… whether they’re antiques or were purposely made to look slightly weathered and “lived in”, I think they can make rooms look homely and far more … Continue reading

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high gloss highlights

Being hugely passionate about stylish (yet affordable) living, I love to follow the online “shelter” magazines such as Lonny and Rue. The newest kid on the block, High Gloss, is a particular favourite since it’s perhaps more of a ‘lifestyle’ … Continue reading

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bridesmaids: the verdict

When a film has been built up to the rafters, there’s always a danger of being spectacularly let down. Before seeing Bridesmaids I’d been told by numerous trusted sources that this is the not-to-be-missed comedy of the year, that it’s … Continue reading

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objects of desire

Ahead of my impending windfall this evening (£117 mill on the lottery, no biggie), I decided it made good sense to compose a shopping list… starting with this beautiful Miu Miu bag: {Miu Miu leather bag / Giambattista Valli wool … Continue reading

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essence of summer

Good morning! I hope you enjoyed the weekend, and if you’re in the UK, I hope you managed to get out and take advantage of the amazing weather. After spring-cleaning our tiny bijou patio a few weeks ago, I was … Continue reading

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