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  • The flat

    Pickiness rewarded

    I’m not known for my patience. I want everything to happen yesterday, or today. Tomorrow brings me out in hives. It never arrives. When I

    Bedroom: It started life as a plant stand

    In the States recently, I came across vertical book stands for the first time. These were quite modern, and quite expensive, and quite impossible to

    Bedroom: Booze and babes

    I finally succumbed. After much hmmming and hawing I gave in. I saw this original Marcus Goldson painting at an exhibition last week and it

    Living room: A horse in the corner

    I have finally completed my feng shui homework and it’s taken me so long that I can’t really remember why I needed a horse in

    Bedroom: More bedroom than boudoir

    mmmm… again I wasn’t entirely convinced by this rearrangement of furniture but I’m used to it now. By all accounts it’s less claustrophobic and more

    Hallway: Feng shui’d

    Sha Chi  is bad feng shui energy, aka killing energy or attacking energy.  Think sharp walls, angles, long hallways flowing from the main door to

    Living room: A Blue Peter Chandelier

    For those of you not acquainted with Blue Peter, it’s the world’s longest running children’s TV programme. It first aired on the BBC in October

    Something old, something new

    It’s not often that I get to see how a number of choices meld together to create something that actually works. Even more so when

    Desperate measures

    I’ve been carrying SJ’s number in my phone for more than a year now. I’d never used it although I had thought about it plenty

    Living room: Goodbye wires, hello wall lights

    After nearly two years of looking at wires sticking out of the wall, I finally had enough. It was time to just bite the bullet

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