Fourth Floor Find

We recently spotted another ideal apartment in our favourite apartment building, Du Cane Court. This fourth floor flat would give us a great view, while not making the move in process too hard! We love that the building has a 24-hour porter – what else would you expect from this Art Deco slice of history.…

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Forward Features Friday Finds!

Fashion: Branching out Seek No Further is the new premium label from Fruit of the Loom and it’s ripe for the picking, but hurry! The pop-up store at 30A Redchurch Street is only around for a short while so make sure you stock up for your Summer wardrobe. Interiors: Waste not, want not Practical, multi functional and…

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Highland fling

For Christmas, Mark bought David this wee sewing machine from John Lewis – isn’t it braw? Firstly, for anyone who is looking to have a gander in to sewing and is looking for a beginners sewing machine we would definitely recommend this one. An easy set-up and simple settings make this perfect for a non-pro…

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Upcycle and away

The idea of upcycling is not a new thing, but with the rise in the vintage trend and consumer’s needs for cheaper options than before means that we are buying more and more second-hand goods. Certainly no strangers to it, we love buying something with a story. However, we don’t exactly have the funds to…

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Forward Features Friday Finds!

Every Friday, we’ve decided to round-up our favourite pieces – from interiors and fashion to places to go and see as well as restaurants and food. Drop us an email or tweet us if you have any suggestions – we’d love to see! Fashion: Spring in your step Beautiful, yet unfortunately not stocked in the UK,…

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Dreaming of Du Cane Court

A stone’s throw from Balham Tube Station, Du Cane Court really is the dream for us. An eight floor Art Deco apartment block, the building has been a feature of South London since it opened in 1937. The building’s distinctive shape meant it was used as a navigational landmark for German pilots during the Second…

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Luscious living

It’s wonderful when a piece of interiors tells a story. We’re huge fans of old fables and children’s stories (David actually collects old Edward Gorey books), and there’s just something about these pieces from Lush Designs that evokes the child within us! David was first introduced to this brand a couple of years ago when…

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Paradise found

A holiday to a tropical paradise might be a pipe dream to us right now while we save to furnish our dream flat, but that doesn’t mean we can’t be inspired by exotic vistas and serene beaches while we ponder interiors. Until we can board a ten-hour flight to somewhere hot and sunny, we thought…

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A chair affair

Once upon a Saturday, we took a wander into our new favourite charity shop in Tooting Bec, Oasis Wandsworth, which has a wide selection of clothes, shoes, bric-a-brac and furniture. Whilst having our weekly browse in this budget haven, David spotted this quaint little armchair without a price. The floral tapestry really appealed to one…

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