Chenille

If you follow on me on Instagram you may have heard me rave on about ‘chenille’ this week. I’ve seen this fabric many times in the 23 years of my life, but I never knew the name of it. Forgive me if you have, as I’m fascinated with my new discovery. Chenille is a type of yarn which fabrics are made of. The word is french for caterpillar…

Mask of Magnaminty

Hope you’re having a great start to the weekend! I’m beginning mine by trying out a lovely gift given to me by a friend to wind down and relax. It’s Lush’s self-preserving ‘Mask of Magnaminty’ that i’m using, a handmade face and body mask. I’ll be honest, I don’t use masks that much, and luckily I don’t actually break out that much, maybe i’ll get…

Chiswick House & Gardens

How beautiful is this place? It’s a hidden gem in London! This is the House & Gardens of Chiswick, located in West London not far at all from where we live. It’s so picturesque and charming, people even host their weddings here. The garden was originally designed to symbolically recreate the gardens of Ancient Rome, there’s some further history about this in the conservatory. If…

Weekend Walking

Remember the boots I posted not long ago? Here they are on, I think they fit the foot and leg well. They’ve definitely been protecting me from the recent showers in London! Generally, I’m not a big fan of patterns, but I love to add some to simple outfits such as this polka dot top from Zara (which actually has a front belt to it, but…

CPH

         As a designer and a fan of the Scandianavian lifestyle, Copenhagen is definitely a city I could see myself living in. Firstly, it’s not far from home, a short plane ride and a hop on the metro and you’re in the city already! This was a short trip. We had a few things planned gathered from some other blog posts, instagram, and a few…