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  • Top 5: pet portrait artists

    It's National Pet Month - which means it's the perfect time to finally get that portrait of your pooch, pony or, er poultry. Here's some amazing local artists, each with their own unique style, that you'll love

  • Wouldn’t You Though?

    You can have my heart, but not my cake... If you feel the same why not treat your loved one to the Yours & Mine Ceramic Treats Plate from Kent-based designer Peas-In-A-Pod this Valentine's?

  • Wouldn’t You Though?

    Fortnum & Mason has totally cracked it this year with the Sensational Six Person Super Cracker – a sure fire way to make your dinner party go with a bang!

  • Wouldn’t You Though?

    I’m sorry people, I’ve tried, but I can’t hold off writing about it any more – Christmas is coming and if you want a wreath as lovely as this you need to goddam plan for it!

  • Heart-warming goodies for your home

    The Danish concept of hygge is quickly spreading its warmth across the world. From slipping your feet into warm slippers to snuggling up on the sofa in a candle-lit living room – add these things to your home and create that cosy feeling that, up until now, we’ve never really had a name for… And here’s […]

  • Affordable art ALERT

    Mr Muddy Kent and I were given some art as a wedding present. At the time we barely owned a full set of cutlery, so it seemed mighty extravagant (if you’re nosey, like me, and would like to see what it looks like, click here, to see this post featuring my sitting room). It’s a […]

    • 10 beautiful portrait photos that will melt your heart

      There are some posts that I just love putting together – and this is definitely one of them. When I asked top portrait photographer Emma Freeman (we are so lucky that she happens to live in the Weald of Kent) to select just a handful of the favourite family photos she has taken it was […]

    • Cool interiors alert: new VintageVibe showroom

      It was an unusual shopping list. A mannequin head and a bench for the bedroom. Not your every day essentials it has to be said. These were the couple of bits of furniture my friend and I were seeking in our quest to, you know, zhush up our houses just a little, to distract from the […]

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