Archive for the ‘nice things’ Category

50s fun at the new Royal Festival Hall shop

In Design, nice things on April 7, 2011 at 11:33 am

Another day, another great South London shop (yes we can claim it, it’s south of the river).

The lovely Royal Festival Hall shop reopens TODAY, with more space and more Midcentury-inspired designs. Being a big fan of all things Southbank, I went along for a sneak preview. Read the rest of this entry »

#64 Notebook fetish

In nice things on December 13, 2010 at 3:53 pm

Today I will be starting a new notebook. As a bit of a notebook junkie, and someone who doesn’t get out much, this is something of an occassion for me.

Notebooks are a bit of an impulse buy weak spot. I may already have a notebook or two on the go, and several more in waiting, but if I see one I simply must have, I add it to the pile. (At least there are worse, and more expensive, addictions.) Read the rest of this entry »