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Why we like grey

Last month I was at a fair for handmade and upcycled furniture and during one presentation the speaker told the audience: “Thank God we’ve moved on from fifty shades of grey”. Really? Don’t get me wrong, I love colour. ‘Colour everywhere’ is my motto and I could never live with a minimalist all white, monochromatic Read More

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Hexagon – the magical shape

It’s everywhere this season: the hexagon shape. In German, Hexe is a witch, and the hexagon has long been associated with witch craft and magical powers due to its properties. But it’s not just those with a spiritual inclination who recognise the great properties of this shape. It’s fully symmetrical (9 distinct symmetries, or, if Read More

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Design Fair Fun

Back to normal after days at the London Design fairs in September. It’s great to see what’s new out there and I am always wowed by the talent to be found. ¬†And there are so many things – solutions to problems I never even thought of, new materials… I am like a kid on a Read More

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Totally Tropical

It’s officially autumn and September is my birthday month. Although I generally like this season, I often find myself I want to keep the summer vibes going for a bit longer. As they days get shorter, I want to make the most of every single ray of sunshine and keep my energy levels up. And Read More