Friday mood board 5.3.19

  With this mood board, I’m dreaming up a guest bedroom or a girl’s bedroom in need of some redecorating (for a young lady who has outgrown the child’s room look). I started with the wallpaper from Shumacher because I like the timeless and traditional sense it brings to the room, and it feels fresh… Continue reading Friday mood board 5.3.19

A is for Australian elegance (an interview with Kate)

One gets the impression that Kate is a little bit shy. When you follow her on Instagram (@katier444) you notice a quiet elegance unfolding in her narrative: there are glimpses of real life (she lives with her family in the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia, which she has described to me as the kind of… Continue reading A is for Australian elegance (an interview with Kate)

proper tea, muddy Wellies, and Jane Austen: Kate goes to England (and stays)

I would like to trade Wellies with Kate. That is to say: I’ve always dreamed of living in a small village in the English countryside like she does. I first met Kate through her blog, Our Haystack, where she writes quite elegantly about leaving her home in Australia and living the life that many of… Continue reading proper tea, muddy Wellies, and Jane Austen: Kate goes to England (and stays)