You need to see this awesome global home with tribal touches

I first spotted a couple of pictures of the Ha’veli house in Byron Bay, Australia, on Kate Watson-Smyth’s blog, Mad About the House. She does a series of posts called ’10 Beautiful Rooms’ and a couple from this fabulous house were featured. I was instantly hooked. You know when you see a place and you just can’t wait to scroll down…

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Want to fill your home with colour and adventure?

If you’re partial to a bit of global style and a bright pop of colour, then you’re in for a real treat with today’s post. I’ve been lucky enough to catch up with the lovely Phoebe Clapham and Sophia Leppard, wicked cool co-founders of online global interiors store YONDER.Living, to find out what floats their adventurous boats. And as an…

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Home Style How To: Magnificently Minimalist Moroccan

I’m not big on themed rooms. Not since some of the horrors seen on home renovation shows of the 1990s (ugh, remember those? I’m having flashbacks of Egyptian hieroglyph stencils. Shudder). Wait! Don’t leave! I’m not about to suggest that I’ve changed my mind on themed rooms or anything like that. Oh no. But, I do think that there is…

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Why Brussels shows us that comics are not just for kids

I started drafting this post a little while ago, but hadn’t quite gotten around to finishing it. However, after the awful attacks in Brussels this week, I felt the need to write something about the city that I called home for almost three years. A city that prides itself on its diversity and light-hearted approach to life, and which has had…

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