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Month: June, 2011

The Matchcarden: grow-your-own in miniature

A while back I posted on the postcarden – a little packet of happiness comprising a pop-up watercress garden in a postcard shaped box that the chosen recipient unfolds, waters and watches grow. Now the people at Another Studio have come up with the matchcarden – the same sort of thing but based on a […]

My miniature cactus from Kew

On a trip to Kew Gardens yesterday I bought this little cactus. He is green and white and nestled in an old Sophie Conran egg cup next to my duck measuring cups. I am now planning for a little cactus family, housed in a hotchpotch of unloved chinaware.

Missoni Bubble lamp

This new season pendant lamp by Missoni is a fun mix between ethnic luxe and DIY style and I like it a lot. Allowing customers to choose from a selection of seventeen colourful prints – all in keeping with the laid-back-loud that Missoni do so well – and small and large pendant frames, complete with […]

Potting the proper way

Much like Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day and most birthdays, I find that Father’s Day tends to creep up out of nowhere, and while I don’t normally pay too much attention to what people are trying to flog to celebrate it, I just saw this and think it is great. For a father, for yourself, for […]