Newsflash! Magazines are NOT real life.

In recent weeks there has been a lot of talk on twitter about how the media, and women’s glossies in particular, are responsible for women feeling bad about themselves. Here’s my take on this subject. ----- Hand-on-my-heart, I can honestly say I have never looked at a woman’s body in a magazine Continue Reading

Pantone’s Colour of 2012 is …

Yep I can hear you non-designers from here. You're thinking "Pantone? Who the heck is Pantone? And where do they get off choosing a colour of the year?" Well Pantone are the creators of a colour matching system relied upon by designers the world over. That's why when someone creates a logo or Continue Reading

Beautiful rituals

I love routine. I like to have each day planned in advance because well - it's the only way I can fit as much as I do into a day. While this constant planning and adherence to a routine can have its bad points, sometimes it can throw up a little surprise. Piece of your routine becomes ritual... and Continue Reading