Natural Decor

I’m a blatant sucker for all things natural. We’re talking natural fibres, wood, colours, textures, textiles… you name it. If it has any aspect of natural going on, I’m probably sold. This passion of mine has always been (and I suspect will always be) a key focus in my decorating style. I like to keep things light and airy with white in abundance. Less colour, more texture…. is probably a good way to sum it up. Not ideal with the smalls… Read more »

DIY marble desk

My office got a mini makeover and a bit of a tidy up last week. It was long overdue. I’m generally a very neat person who has a place for everything and likes to ensure that everything stays in said place, but for some reason, my office has become a little dumping area and I have been meaning to get on top of the situation for some time. Aside of the clutter that was starting to accumulate, I’ve been wanting to change the finish… Read more »

Enoki cumulus pendant lamp

Style file: Oversized fabric lights

Hello my lovelies, The smalls and I are back in Dubai after a wonderful few weeks spent in South Africa. The kids got to run free with their cousins and be dirty all day long and I got to catch up with friends and family and enjoy the gorgeous weather. It was a fabulous holiday by all accounts, but as the saying goes, it’s good to be ‘home’. We still have some time before school starts so life isn’t quite… Read more »

Mario Marino

I’m in absolute awe of the work of Mario Marino. The Austrian born portrait photographer has been capturing fascinating human subjects in their native environments for some fourteen years. Not surprisingly, his work is exhibited in museums and galleries around the world.