so come and see my garden…

Monday, November 9, 2015

After nearly four years of work on our Grand Old Dame, our 150 year old house is finally finished

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au revoir

Thursday, July 9, 2015

The last few weeks have been a frantic rush to make sure all my interior clients are up to date (they mostly are), that the building project is…

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

The ever-evolving Flotsam and Jetsam on Ponsonby Road has had a few changes.

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my house looks like a giant marshmallow

Monday, June 29, 2015

Yes.  It actually really does.

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little dots of joy

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

You would have to be living under a cold, hard (colorless) rock to not know who the wonderful Alex Fulton is

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glamping – part one

Friday, February 20, 2015

At the tail end of last year we very luckily bought a piece of land in sleepy Point Wells just past Matakana. We have been looking for the…

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bluer than blue

Monday, December 22, 2014

I think that my obsession with blue is probably one of my longest running of all my interior obsessions. It started when I was about ten years old…

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12 ways to an easier christmas

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

I might be taking some liberties with that title – 12 ways to an easier Christmas but I so wanted to write this post as I have been…

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needle and nail – handcrafted perfection

Thursday, December 4, 2014

I meet some wonderful people on my travels, and none more so than Dee and Jeremy Rolston and their five children Jada, Ty, Monte, Danny, and Sawyer.

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douglas & bec – bedroom

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Douglas & Bec’s Rebecca Dowie and Doug Snelling have moved their design aesethic into the bedroom. And with exceptionally impressive results.

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