You’ve probably gathered by now that I’m in full-on decorating mode – my life currently revolves around furniture and pretty prints, and I’m loving it! I’d been wondering how to display a few of my Nifty250 polaroids in a slightly weird but nifty way, when I came across some plastic farm animals at Orms, which they’d spray-painted, cut, […]Read more "DIY Dinosaur Photo Holders"
After a busy busy weekend of shopping, Thomas now owns a bookshelf, couch, rug, antique plant holder (called a whatnot), and dining table and chairs. Yay! The lounge is coming together beautifully, although it still needs a few odds and ends, including throws for the couches and some scatter cushions. We got the green couch […]Read more "Tom has furniture"
There are lots of creative happenings on the go in Cape Town at the moment, and, as CapeTownMagazine.com’s Event Manager, I get to write about most of them. Two specifically caught my eye this week – Kate Davies 365 Days of Infrared Photography Revisited and Sarah Pratt’s The Fox, The Owl & The Robber.Read more "Upcoming Exhibitions I’m Excited About"
I realise this is not the most scintillating post I’ve ever written, but my desk at home is looking so pretty, I decided I needed to share some pictures of it. Normally I’m a magnet for clutter the way a five year-old attracts glitter, but I’ve tried very hard to embrace a more minimalist look for […]Read more "My desk makes me happy"
An evening with Audrey at the Galileo Open-Air Cinema.Read more "Breakfast at Tiffany’s at the Galileo"
I’m not ashamed to admit I’m a stationery fiend. Some people get their kicks from pretty clothing stores – I get mine from the smell of paint and the super pointy nibs of new pencils (shivers with excitement). The Deckle Edge is like my mecca – I want all the paper, water colour paints, pens and […]Read more "Beautiful Stationery Because Stationery"
For my beautiful friend Gen’s hen party, we decided to be fairies and make flower crowns. We found a tutorial on Pinterest (obviously), and it worked out really well.Read more "Fairies and Flower Crowns"