Thinking bigger

We’ve been living in our one bed Victorian basement flat in South East London for almost 2 years now. We’ve been renovating the interior on and off during this time, and it’s unrecognisable from the sorry state it was in when we first moved in. But the space is still small. And we have A … More Thinking bigger

Friday apartment envy

The renovation work in our flat has slowed to a complete stop at the moment, as all things wedding-related seem to be taking up our free weekends. So for now, I will have to make do with looking at other people’s lovely homes. This 1960’s flat is in the Barbican, London. The owners have kept the … More Friday apartment envy

Wardrobe 0, Me 1

This weekend I had a fight with the built in wardrobes in our bedroom. It was a close-run contest, but after many hours of hammering, swearing and falling off a chair, I won! So the horrible MDF wardrobes are no more. I cannot wait to get some order in the room with some shiny new … More Wardrobe 0, Me 1

New York I love you

There are many reasons why I would love to live in New York. MoMA, cool buildings, Central Park… but most of all the shops. Every website I find myself drooling over lately is American, with stores in NY. I live in London, so I can’t buy these gorgeous items without the shipping costing more than … More New York I love you

Bye bye blue

In December myself and my boyfriend moved into our new home – a one bed Victorian basement flat in Crystal Palace, South London. I loved it for it’s original features (including a lovely curved wall in the bedroom), massive garden (for London) and we have our own front door at last! The downsides to the … More Bye bye blue