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  • autumn fair feature

    The Autumn fair 2016 – a Scandinavian selection

    When I worked in a London design studio, visiting buyers trade shows was key to networking and buying. These days I’ve been quite selective and focused my efforts on designer or Scandinavian trade shows, generally…

  • Style

    dreaming of lounging outside

    Well that’s it, I’m officially old. I am actually dreaming about garden chairs. The dream of relaxing outside and reclining under my fig tree in a nice comfy chair is so appealing,  yeah yeah old,…

  • Style

    Skandium supper club with Carl Hansen and iittala

    When Scandinavian design and food come together I’m one happy (greedy) girl . I recently attended an incredible event at the  Carl Hansen & Son showroom for the spring Skandium supper club. The evening was…

  • minimalism game

    the minimalism game

    This month I’m joining in with a social media challenge, ‘the 30 day minimalism game’ started by Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus, writers of I don’t take part in many social media ‘challenges/games’…

  • Scandi grey
    My home Style

    cosy and grey – the scandi way

    As the winter sets in and the air chills, I feel a great sense of hygge when I’m at home in comfy clothes, a few candles burning in the room, curled under a blanket and…

  • Style

    A hygge feast with Skandium

    Following on from my post about ‘hygge’ I wanted to share the incredibly beautiful evening I had at the Knoll showroom in Clerkenwell. Hosted by Skandium I had the ultimate Scandinavian hygge feast to…

  • simple styling - my hygge

    Hygge – A Danish word with a whole lot of feeling

    As winter approaches you may be hearing people, like me, chatting about ‘hygge‘ and wonder what the hell we’re on about! Well I can help. This Danish word is a concept/blanket term that can’t be directly translated…

  • Crayfish party

    swedish crayfish party at Fika

    Love crayfish? Then you’d love a crayfish party! Crayfish parties originated in Sweden in the early 1900’s when fishing them was restricted to a few summer months.  Generally held in August the Swedes feast…

  • Urban Jungle Bloggers Plant pop | Hannah in the house

    urban jungle bloggers | plant pop!

    I’m happy to be joining in with the online project ‘urban jungle bloggers’, created and ran by Igor of Happy Interiors Blog and Judith of Each month bloggers (like me) are given a brief…

  • Blogtacular 2015 Official Photos by Piers MacDonald. Thanks Mollie Makes


    On 13th June the biggest blog event hit London town, Blogtacular! With lectures by world famous bloggers such as Grace Bonney from Design*Sponge and photographer/stylist Marte Marie Forsberg among many others. Alongside such great talks were…

  • Liberty superga trainers


    Many of you may know I’m a huge fan of Liberty art fabrics. Not only do I love the quality of the fabric and detail in design but I love the fact that there’s such…