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Ok, before we all get too excited, this adorable children’s chair has already been purchased by some lucky so and so… However, there’s plenty more where this came from. My friend Karen Akhtar and her colleague Sylvie Dovetta have created this ace online edit of the best of the French and Belgian brocante markets alongside lovely new pieces. Take a look.


While I may be hopelessly addicted to colour and pattern, there’s also a side of me that needs the simplicity of stone, metal, concrete, glass, wood. These designs by Faye Toogood and her creative consultancy are great examples.



My ceramics ‘first love’. Simple, beautiful shapes, glazes on porcelain in colours that I take delight in every time I use them, daily.┬á



Great looking Indian prints for fabrics, accessories and furniture given a super smart twist by Walter G’s Lauren Bennett and Genevieve Fennel. The website is full of treats, take a look.



The Cloth House, at the Oxford St end of Berwick St in Soho, provided a much needed dose of delight and inspiration the other day…