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    Scandinavian UK – The Nordic Bakery

    If you can’t make it to Scandinavia don’t fear. I will be sharing the top Scandinavian establishments here in the UK, with design and style of course. Starting with The Nordic Bakery, London’s peaceful Scandinavian style café. I met up with blogger and journalist friend Cate St Hill for a coffee and bite to eat at the newly opened Nordic Bakery in Covent Garden.  What surprised me was how quiet the café was even though there were plenty of people. There was…

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    Contemporary object inspiration from Collect

    Like many things such as art, design and fashion, I find contemporary crafts and sculptural objects truly inspirational. Here I explored Collect, the international art fair for contemporary objects at the Saatchi Gallery, London. I’ve selected a…

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    CrossEyes, Danish designed eyewear in London

    Discovering Danish eyewear brand and optometrist CrossEyes was a welcome relief as I’ve been putting having off my eye test for years (pretty bad seen as I’m seriously short sighted). I first discovered them on…

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    Would you sleep the Scandinavian way?

    After visiting a few incredible Scandinavian countries last year, Stephen (the boyfriend) and I have been contemplating ‘Sleeping the Scandinavian way’. Not in a rude sense, calm down, but in trying out separate duvets. We…

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    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,…

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    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 theminimalists.com. I don’t take part in many social media ‘challenges/games’…