I know these were out ages ago, but I love this AD campaign!  Styled like the paintings of Dutch artist Vermeer and his use of light,the shots are beautiful and the clothes are stunning.  The still life arrangements with accessories are so delicate I think all of it is brilliant. Images Shot by Ines& Vinoodh   Valentino creative directors: Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli. … Continue reading VALENTINO and VERMEER

VIGNETTES, simple inspiration

create a little spot somewhere in your home or your office,  that makes you smile every time you look at it 🙂  images via : ,, , ,, , , , Continue reading VIGNETTES, simple inspiration

Bathroom Inspiration

For my friends F + J who are in the process  of doing up their new home.  Here are some bathroom interiors for you.  Enjoy the images.    via via  bathroom via via via via via via via  via via via   Continue reading Bathroom Inspiration


or  A STRING GARDEN ! How beautiful are these installations  by Fedor van der Valk dutch botanist and artist. Pot less,around a root ball,suspended by string. If you live in AMSTERDAM you can buy his works,  else I guess you’ll have to do-it-yourself  OR for those living in India,you can get the mali  to do it.   If anyone tries this at home please do let me know. I … Continue reading HANGING GARDEN

Thursday dinner

I finally did it. one recipe from Nigella Bites and one from Gwyneth Paltrow’s Notes from My kitchen Table. both books are super easy to follow and have quick and easy recipes. Get them if you don’t already have them.     from Nigella Bites:roasted bell peppers with feta parsley and almonds.  The crispy potato cake I forgot to take a photo of was from Gwyneth Paltrows book.  This chicken … Continue reading Thursday dinner

Be Graphic

fun graphics ! I am going to do this on a wall one day. Love all map(y) things  – cushion covers  via  via via map(y) art  fun place mats.  another OCD pillow. how hilarious would this be as a gift.  via: excellent organizing, love this idea.  via   via  totally  believe in this ………….. via : i’m having one of these cushions made with … Continue reading Be Graphic


Be dramatic, be bold with over sized lighting.   I want these lights and I want a lot of these space too !   This photo is from the brilliant portfolio of photographer This photo is from the brilliant portfolio of photographer  Staying focused. Great focused lights.   Fun beach ball lamp shades by TOBYHouse Hand made to order and 4 weeks for delivery.  visit Continue reading LIGHTS to LOVE

GUEST BLOG : Roman holiday

Pia my old school friend, has been travelling a lot (really a lot) and posting some beautiful photographs on FB. I figured it was time to share some of them here and she agreed, so here we go !! beautiful,majestic,ancient,modern, hectic and bustling Rome through Pia’s lense  Work takes her all over the globe, although now she is so addicted to travelling and photographing people … Continue reading GUEST BLOG : Roman holiday