Unfortunately for my bank balance, one of my favourite things to do is go shopping, so I’m always on the lookout for new spots. On Thursday night, Coal Drops Yard opened as a new shopping destination with a selection of chain stores but also some independent ones mixed in. They’re all very design focused, and very cool.
This year at London Design Festival was a little different as I was actually working at Brompton Design District, invigilating an exhibition for one of the studios I work for. It was great to be in the heart of Knightsbridge and in such a creative building, and having the opportunity to spend some time properly look at the other exhibitions without having to rush off to the next one!
I thought I’d share some of my holiday outfits, even though I realise it’s the end of summer now, so may be a little redundant. But if anything it’s useful to keep a record of outfits I liked so that next year I have an idea of what I’d take on holiday. I always like dressing for holidays because I feel like I can experiment a bit and wear things I wouldn’t normally.
This year I had actually wanted to steer clear of all inclusive hotels, just for a bit of a change and to go somewhere interesting that wasn’t all about the hotel. However after looking for ages at so many different places it just seemed like really we just wanted to fully relax, not do too much sight seeing and to not have to budget too much once we were there. We’d both been working hard and just wanted a break!
Cyprus has never really been on my travel wish list, but it definitely should have been! The beaches are just so incredibly beautiful, the food is amazing, the people are so friendly and the weather is boiling hot even in September!We were drawn to the location firstly because of the hotel, as it had everything […]
Although the future of print is uncertain, there’s something so much more pleasing about seeing the colours come to life on a page, and having contact with printed paper. There’s so much that goes into printing a magazine, since there’s no changing it at a later date, and I really hope that the medium isn’t lost one day. Currently, I think there’s a place for both forms and, if anything, these alternative magazines are becoming more niche and special…