Tag: Shop with a story

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Sew Over It in north London is where Lisa Comfort and her team teach classes in making all manner of fabric wonders, from cushions to curtains, pyjamas to pussy bows. Here Lisa talks about her joys of passing on her …

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Nook is an independent shop in ‘big village’ Stoke Newington, London run by 3 young slip ‘o’ a things whose edgy, design led stock will have you crying tears of solid gold joy while saying ooh they’ve got those too! …

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Lighting designer-maker Hannah Nunn has her very own shop that is brimming with lights and gifts in the rural creative mini-mecca of the North that is Hebden Bridge. Here Hannah tells us about how she’s built a blindingly good creative …

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Wow. Fenton and Fenton where do I start?! I think this is one of my favourite homeware and furniture stores in Melbourne. So much colour, pattern and fantastic styling, what’s not to love?! After being inspired while backpacking through India …

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This coming Saturday is the 3rd birthday of Smug, the North London treasure trove of tasteful home-ware, clothing, gifts and trinkets. To celebrate the occasion, the shop is launching a new range of products, exclusively available to Smug customers. My favourite …

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After reading Lizzie’s lovely interview with Linus Kraemer,  I decided that one of the stockists deserved an extra mention. Smug is shop based in Islington, and the stuff they sell is ever so nice. As well as gorgeous unique prints …

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Happy Thursday from sunny Melbourne! At the weekend I went to check out a nomadic shop that goes by the name, The Super Cool and I can confirm that it was, indeed, very cool. Run by Aussie duo Noonie and Kate, …

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This is my last Dubai post for a while as I am flying off to sunny (yes really!) England, so later this week I will post some more British design finds for your inspiration. But firstly, I am so excited …

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I have discovered the most magical place, which I feel I have to tell you about, since I don’t think anyone outside of this part of northern England knows it exists! Salt’s Mill in the village of Saltaire has a …

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I have just come back from christmas shopping and have a confession to make. Does anyone else ever end up buying presents for themselves by mistake? I came home with some gorgeous china by New York store, Fishs Eddy (via …

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