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Design: Geometric Triangles print homewares trend

I was looking at one of my favourite homewares/furniture store’s website, Maisons du Monde (Houses of the world) and came across this page full of pastel geometric goodies. It seems to be very Scandinavian-like and got me thinking that I’ve been seeing a lot of …

By |2 March, 2015|home and interiors, Polyvore, shopping|

NEW Book – The Wes Anderson Collection: The Grand Budapest Hotel

The new Wes Anderson Collection: The Grand Budapest Hotel book out! I can’t wait to get my hands on a copy

You can see some of the pages here on Behance or better yet, watch this cool animated video promoting this new book by author Matt Zoller …

By |27 February, 2015|books, films, Grand Budapest Hotel|

DIY Willy Wonka Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Golden Ticket

I never thought my life could be anything but catastrophe
But suddenly I begin to see a bit of good luck for me
‘Cause I’ve got a golden ticket
I’ve got a golden twinkle in my eye
I never had a chance to shine never …

By |26 February, 2015|DIY, Etsy, films, graphic design, printables, YouTube|

2015 Academy Awards – Grand Budapest Hotel nominated for 9 categories

Is anyone else also excited about the Oscars/Academy Awards? The Grand Budapest Hotel is nominated for a whopping 9 awards!! (so it is bound to take home something).

They are:
• Best Picture
• Best Directing
• Best Original Screenplay
• Best Original Score
• Best Production Design
• Best …

By |21 February, 2015|films, Grand Budapest Hotel|

DIY How to Make a Mendl’s Courtesan au Chocolat Recipe for Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day around the corner why not make the delicious and beautiful Courtesan au Chocolat for your loved one. Better yet, make it together! Never fear single people, loved one doesn’t have to mean your partner. I am sure that your parents, siblings, friends, …

By |8 February, 2015|films, food, Grand Budapest Hotel, tutorials|

Blogging and me

Truth is, I’ve been blogging for a LONG time. I’ve also been a bit of a computer geek for a long time. In the late 90s blogs did not exist but I created a webpage (handcoded in HTML) where I had a page called ‘News’ …

By |22 July, 2014|blogs, life|

Travel: Jameos del Agua, Lanzarote, Canary Islands

Lanzarote is the most northern of the Canary Islands. While researching what to do there, I was fascinated by this artist César Manrique who created beautiful artworks which lie in harmony with nature all over the island. His works are super creative and a bit …

By |20 June, 2014|photography, Spain, travel|

Video: DIY Mendl’s Patisserie Cake box – The Grand Budapest Hotel

Check out my latest video showing you my DIY Mendl’s boxes in 3 sizes :) Enjoy!

By |6 June, 2014|films, food, Grand Budapest Hotel, graphic design, tutorials, videos, YouTube|