• Culture

    Great architecture makes me happy

    This spiral shaped building is a project for a Buddhist temple soon to be built in Taichang, China. It  takes shape of a Mobius ring, reflecting the basic principles of Buddhism and the idea…

    November 4, 2012
  • DUVETICA BOY&GIRL 3
    Mood of the day

    Prepare children for the cold with Duvetica

    Italian brand of sexy down jackets Duvetica just launched a junior line for boys&girls (2-12 y) in 19 rich vibrant, bright colours (check that amazing colour range). No prints, no un-necessary decorations and above all…

    November 2, 2012
  • Retail - Windows

    A New Children’s Store in London : Amaia

    Amaia was founded in 2005 by two London-based mothers : Amaia originally from Spain and Segolene from Paris. Seven years after the opening of the Chelsea store, Amaia’s second lifestyle  boutique  arrives in Marylebone,…

    October 31, 2012
  • Family Travel

    October in Lindos, Rhodes (Greece)

    This is one of the joys of being in Europe : having so many wonderful and diverse destinations at close reach. Our latest travel was to Rhodes where our friends Tim&Dixie got married. It took…

    October 28, 2012
  • Culture

    Meet Maud and the Shrimpton Family

    “Maude The Not-So-Noticeable Shrimpton” is a brand new book by Lauren Child, illustrated by Trisha Krauss. The story is about The Shrimptons family; “flamboyant and eccentric, being noticed is what all the members of the Shrimpton…

    October 24, 2012
  • SOCIETY - BABY SET
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    Society Baby Set

    Every time I go to Milan I visit the Society store in Brera. Their home textiles are of such high quality and their desaturated colour range is so super inspiring, it has become a must-visit for me.…

    October 23, 2012