Photographer, writer and editor Tamu McPherson adds a vivid zing of uplifting colour and the shapely silhouettes of statement furniture to energise an historic Milan apartment. Photographed by Valentina Sommariva.House tour: a vibrant and colourful Milan apartment with a playful approach to design — Vogue Australia
I came across this wonderful site called ‘Our Lovely Goods‘, A family run business which came about when they started making body butter for their baby daughter in 2018 before branching out into soy-based candles to make their home feel snug. They enjoyed it so much that they launches ‘Our Lovely Goods’, the following year.
They are passionate about creating products that are good for you, your home and the environment – whilst being beautifully designed too. They also have a curated collection of Raffia Placemats, Coasters, Bowls and more, handwoven by talented artisans in Nigeria.
They handcraft natural wax candles, botanical skincare and work with talented artisans in Nigeria to curate our collection of homewares. They are also passionate about promoting well being and exploring creativity through workshops and events.
Some of their beautiful candles include Green Tea Jasmine & Amber at £20
They have a few body butter’s – Lavender and Chamomile Body Butter £19 all of which will look lovely in your bathroom with the candles.
They explain what the difference is between a body butter and a body lotion – Body butters are rich and luxurious products, they have a thicker texture than a conventional lotion because they have a higher viscosity, therefor…READ MORE
The website Mindful of the Home has put together this brilliant graphic of 14 cheap and easy ways to use less plastic at home.
These little things like reusable bags which hopefully by now 99% of people are doing that anyway to buying food in glass jars can make all the difference to ditching your plastic and making your home more eco-friendly and more kind to the planet.
Jade, the writer of Mindful of the Home writes on her website that the website was born to help her focus on creating a more eco-friendly home, and sharing the many ways that you can make this possible.
From living a more sustainable life in general, being conscious of your purchases and the products you use and buy, to ways to reuse and upcycle.
She writes tips on sustainability in your home, the wardrobe, your holidays, fashion and second hand clothing as well as posts on DIY and reuse and repurpose.
Mindful of the Home is a great website and one to keep in your favourites.