• Little chefs

    by  • November 1, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    If you know of or have a mini future Jamie Oliver or Mary Berry on your hands, you might want to invest in one of these adorable little professional chef outfits by children’s cookery school Cookery Doodle Doo.

    Designed to encourage budding cooks from as young as three to nine years old, the collection includes chef uniforms, aprons and hats all inspired and “mess-tested” by the children in the school’s own cooking classes, so you can be confident they will withstand a fair few spills and still come up sparkling.

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    Perfect symmetry

    by  • October 31, 2014 • 0 Comments

    living-room110While there’s something eminently appealing about artfully careless schemes – where furniture and accessories have an organic feel, as though built up over the years; the whole thing elegantly unkempt – the precision of this living room is a sight to behold. 

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    Hello, handsome

    by  • October 24, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Luxe reloadedToday’s dream room could be classified as the tall, dark and handsome type. You know, the strong, silent kind of chap, who actually has an awful lot of depth when you get to know him better, and is really rather kind and generous to boot.

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    Top Dog

    by  • October 23, 2014 • 0 Comments

    SavoirBedsDogBedForget coats, toys and edible treats, if you really want to spoil your dog this Christmas, how about investing in one of these gorgeous statement dog beds by Savoir Beds? Upholstered in a monochrome Scandi-style Larsen Baytown fabric, with 50s-style steel legs and removable Sherpa fleece cushion pads, it’s guaranteed to make your pooch the stylish pet in town.

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    Deck the halls

    by  • October 22, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    Make a note: if you’re near Saltash in Cornwall between November 7th and 21st this year, do visit Cotehele, the Edgcumbe family’s ancestral home, to witness – and join in, if you wish – the making of the glorious 60-foot-long garland that is the centrepiece of the festive decorations in the Tudor hall each year.

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    Meaning and form

    by  • October 19, 2014 • 0 Comments

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    Giving his thoughts and experiences of life in Britain three-dimensional form is the very particular talent of Taiwanese artist Chien-Way Chang, as this desirable silver pot, evocatively entitled Wounded soul in Healing Process, reveals.

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