This week it appears that everyone in the UK has gone completely baby crazy. Aside from Royal pregnancy announcements and James Bond proudly wearing a papoose; it’s also been my son’s third birthday. Just like Meghan, I was 37 and classed as a ‘geriatric mother’ when Fox was born; and just like Daniel Craig, his … Read More about Nordic Inspiration – My baby and toddler essentials
An exciting new building dominates the Copenhagen waterfront and as part of my recent visit I couldn’t wait to take a look inside. Eleven years in the making, BLOX sits handsomely alongside its contemporary neighbours, The Royal Library, Royal Danish Playhouse and Copenhagen Opera House. At ground level it mirrors the unique colour of the … Read More about ‘Welcome Home’ at the Danish Architecture Center
They say legends are born, not made, and this is certainly true when it comes to Finnish designer Tapio Wirkkala. Across his career, this multi-talented and innovative artist had a portfolio spanning everything from glass, furniture and product design to sculpture, city planning, art, graphics and even banknotes for Finland’s treasury.
When an event comes along that combines your love for the Nordic way of life, as well as a visit to one of your favourite art galleries, there’s no way you’re going to miss it. ‘Nordic Craft and Design’, Manchester Art Gallery’s new year-long exhibition showcases furniture, textiles, lighting, ceramics, glass, metalwork and jewellery from … Read More about Nordic Craft and Design Exhibition
Adding a touch of Nordic style to your home isn’t all about jaw dropping open plan living, expansive floor to ceiling windows or expensive pieces of furniture. Sometimes all it takes is a simple update to what you’ve already got. If, like me, you’re passionate about design as well as your home then feelings, as … Read More about New Nordic Treats – June 2018