June 2015

Retro light bulbs bring more than just light

The trend in recent years has been to not only show off beautiful lighting but also to show off just the light bulb.  These retro/vintage lightbulbs are more than just a source of light, a few that really stand out… Continue Reading →

Renovation Part 11

Now for the garden renovation. After a day of many phone calls, the grass has finally arrived! We received 5 pallets of turf  (130m2), and then added three truckloads of soil (in all, 15 tons of earth). Copious amounts of… Continue Reading →

Ambient lighting

You can be a fan of lighting without it having to be a light source. For example ambient lighting, the trend of the moment, is a decorative lighting accessory that brings style and atmosphere. We no longer focus merely on the… Continue Reading →

Venice Wallpaper by Eley Kishimoto

The new collection of wallpapers Eley Kishimoto, is unlike any other collection. Silkscreen printed by hand in their workshops in Brixton, England it is the latest incarnation of a design which is constantly evolving. It contains the unmistakable signature of… Continue Reading →

In honour of rattan

First a little history – Native to Southeast Asia, rattan is a plant belonging to the palm family that grows as a full vine. As well as being  flexible it is also robust and does not change according to climate… Continue Reading →

Extra Large Linen Bag

Chic, cool and big enough for those shopping trips or to serve as a laundry bag suspended from a ladder towel rail, made by yourself from simple pieces of tree branches, the Extra Large Linen bag (€ 95) is THE… Continue Reading →

Malabar table runner by Lina Forlino

The table runner is not only an original way to highlight your table every day, but it’s also a great way to bring warmth and attention to detail when having a small romantic dinner for example. Malabar, the 100% linen… Continue Reading →

Clic-Clac Chenapans, adhesive border by Jean-Paul Goude

Popular thanks to the unforgettable Kodak advertisements from the early 80s, dynamic Chenapans created by the famous Jean-Paul Goude (45 €), have now made their appearance onto these fun adhesive borders, by The Mark on the Wall. Spread some fun… Continue Reading →

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