Month: June 2014

everything's coming up roses inspiration board

Everything’s coming up roses

I have long had an enduring love affair with the rose. Indeed, so much so that over 20 years ago, I married my wonderful husband on a hot summer’s day, the air heavy with the intoxicating perfume of old fashioned heritage roses, in the beautiful Nancy Steen Garden here in Auckland. A year or two […] Read more…

Tweetping - mapping tweets in real time

Tweetping – mapping tweets in real time

I am reliably informed that more than one billion tweets occur every 2-3 days. Twitter by all accounts has become a significant social media of choice in many parts of the world. Disclaimer – I have had a Twitter account for a while but have yet to embrace the medium. Tweeting just doesn’t hold a […] Read more…

Black exterior house designed by Irene Saevik

Dramatic black interiors – so on trend right now

Lately I have been seeing more and more black interiors coming up on my Pinterest feed and I am loving it! Black exteriors have been with us for some time now and generally don’t fall outside a client’s comfort zone. ¬†Black interiors on the other hand, are a very bold – and courageous – move! […] Read more…

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