Spring is in the air

Sure, you could arguably look out the window and say otherwise – the biblical rain and wind isn’t the most encouraging sign that we are in fact entering the new Spring season, but… Continue reading

Hello Paul

It’s rare that you get a candid glimpse into the life of one of your favourite iconic designers. An insight that doesn’t feel completely edited beyond recognition and so polished that you wonder if… Continue reading

Pastel Perfect

We’ve firmly put the longest day of the year behind us, polished off that last tub of Quality Street and made the official transition from our Christmas sweatpants. You may be making New… Continue reading

In a stitchuation

There comes a time in one’s life when only handmade will do. When you’ve bought up half of notonthehighstreet.com (and trust that’s by no means an easy feat), exhausted the ‘quirky’ gift section… Continue reading

The art of storytelling

Saddened by the recent loss of my Grandad, a good natured and very humorous man who loved to laugh, apart from being dressed head to toe in black, you wouldn’t have guessed it… Continue reading

Like no other

As an ever increasing number of festivals pop up each summer, each claiming to have the most organic food, or best musical line-up, or even the most beautiful location, but there surely can’t… Continue reading

TOAST celebrate the best of British

There’s not much that TOAST touches that doesn’t turn to gold. Whether it be creating sumptuous seasonal lookbooks like their latest AW campaign titled Nourishment (if you’ve not seen it, you must), or… Continue reading

Meet my new uke

I don’t think I’m entirely alone when I say that I have a tendency to add random ‘wishlist’ type items to my watch list in Ebay. Along with a vintage fringed kimono, a… Continue reading

Alice Tait: A little bit in love with London

The work of Alice Tait first caught my eye whilst browsing regular gift-buying haunt Notonthehighstreet.com. Her distinctive style that infuses dreamy high fashion and traditional watercolour illustration made me curious to see what… Continue reading

Be your own boss

We’ve all heard of Innocent. We’ve bundled their smoothies in our shopping basket or grabbed one of their veg pots on a quickie lunch break. But do you know how they started out?… Continue reading