• Trend alert: travel the world with modern bohemia

    by  • Friday, July 1, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Global prints have been making their mark on the high-street for some time now, but their most recent interpretation is by far my favourite. While the global trend has always been beautiful, its latest bohemian twist has a much more artisan, lived-in feel – think delicate beading, bespoke buys, time-worn fabrics and casual Ikats. My edit below features hand-made products from around the world, for an authentic take on the boho-traveller trend.Yonder-Living-global-bohemia-traveller-trend-Home-Shopping-Spy

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    Update your lighting with 6 top table lamps and powerhouse pendants

    by  • Thursday, June 23, 2016 • 0 Comments

    It might be summer (thunderstorms, anyone?), but if the last few days have proved anything it’s that cosy lighting is essential all year round. From a stylish table light to study by, to a statement floor lamp, the right lighting really does define, shape and transform a room. With that in mind, here are a few of my favourites:Cuckooland.com-lamp-home-shopping-spy-ideal-homeAvailable in 9 gorgeous shades, this industrial-style cage light is dainty enough to work in any sized room, but still makes a statement. Hang just one for a small-scale accessory, or line them up over a dining table for a genius focal point.

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    Happy Salads, fab cookware & outdoor dining – hello summer!

    by  • Friday, May 27, 2016 • 0 Comments

    The sun is shining and summer is officially (hopefully) around the corner. Thankfully, healthy food heavyweights LEON are on the case with their scrumptious new book, ‘Happy Salads’. Brimming with ideas for, well, happy salads, it’s full of gorgeous images and fantastic ways to reimagine all your favourite ingredients – plus a few you might not have heard of. Just in time for summer, its dishes are the perfect way to shake-up your packed lunch, provide picnic inspiration or even kick-off an alfresco dinner party. You can pre-order it here – enjoy!Leon-book-cover-Ideal-Home-Home-Shopping-Spy-Happy-Salads

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