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Entertaining inspiration with Athena Calderone of EyeSwoon

On a late October evening in New York, Farrow & Ball invited a group of friends and online influencers to a dinner party that celebrated the intersection of design and cuisine and their 70th Anniversary. They teamed up with lifestyle blogger and entertaining expert, Athena Calderone, to bring their recently launched 1940s-inspired wallpapers to life at Haven’s Kitchen…. read more

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6 Must Visit Christmas Markets around Europe

Christmas comes but once a year and with it, Christmas trees, decorations, lavish food and, increasingly, Christmas markets! Originating from the late middle ages in Germany, Austria and neighbouring countries, these seasonal markets are home to festive food, nativity scenes, bright lights, and colourful crafts; which make the Christmas season all the merrier. Here is our hand-picked… read more

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Art and ginger hair – a discovery from National Redhead Day

Did you or any of your ginger-headed loved ones celebrate the UK’s Redhead Day, last weekend? Admittedly we did not have an official party or anything, but we did discover via the event the art of Michelle Marshall and specifically, her redhead-focussed photography project MC1R. In this ongoing series, the artist hopes to challenge the perception of redheads – “I want to… read more

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Luna & Curious transform tribal masks into needlepoint

Unveiled this month, a collaboration between Luna & Curious founders Rheanna Lingham, Polly George and Kaoru Parry, with social enterprise Fine Cell Work blends the current hot trend of tribal masks with abstract drawing, make-up art and of course colour, in a joyous collection of graphic hand-crafted needlepoint cushions. The seeds of the concept grew from the shop’s pursuit to highlight the… read more

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6 Places to see the Cherry Blossoms Bloom this Month

There’s a lovely spring ritual in Japan called hanami, which translates literally as ‘flower viewing’ but is used to refer to the act of picnicking under a cherry blossom tree (or ‘sakura’) in its full bloom. April is the perfect month for trying out such a delightful sport and we can recommend some of the most spectacular places in the… read more

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Q&A with Lucy Tiffney; Finalist in The Great Interior Design Challenge 2016

We’re avid followers of The Great Interior Design Challenge and what better way to prepare for the grand final than reading our interview with one of this year’s finalists, Lucy Tiffney. Originally from Essex, Lucy is accomplished in her field; a graduate in textiles, with numerous commissions and exhibitions for persona’s such as of Ruby Wax and… read more

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