Pantone’s official new colour – Minion Yellow

I know how you all love a good Pantone colour update; so today I bring you their latest news. Three years since their last release, they have officially launched their newest colour, and while it might sound like an April fools joke it isn’t! Introducing….   Yes that correct, ‘Minion Yellow’ is the latest addition to the Pantone range, Leatrice Eiseman …

A walk down Wellington

There are so many things to love about Hong Kong, for me one of them is the seamless mix of young and old, in both architecture and culture. One of my favourite areas that showcases this is in Central, behind Queens st. Pottinger St is famous for it’s vibrant street market, showcasing the best in fancy dress costumes and the current …

Life in Style, Sydney 2015

Over the weekend in Sydney  the ‘life in style‘ boutique trade event was held. It is a one of it’s kind show held in Australia, hosted in February in Sydney and again in Melbourne in August. Offering local and overseas suppliers an opportuntiy to promote their collections for the coming seasons. It’s the first glimpse we get into what the …

2015 it’s the Year of the Goat

It’s Chinese New Year, this year is the year of the Goat (or some people refer to it as the year of the Sheep) In Mandarin you say; Gong Xi Fa Cai  in Cantonese Gong Hey Fat Choy.  Meaning, ‘wishing you to be prosperous in the coming year’. There are many traditions around this holiday and with them lots of food …

Entrecôte

  Last week when I was back in Melbourne, a gorgeous friend in the know suggested I eat at Entrecôte, what a great idea that was! The weather was stunning, the days long and warm, the Botanical Gardens humming with people inspired to take advantage of a perfect evening to ‘move’, life was good. Sitting on the front terrace we ordered oysters …

in review

What a crazy week it’s been. I went from being told (after an un-named child knocked my laptop on the floor) that the hard drive needed to be replaced and everything was gone (which was like a death in the family!!!) to being told a day later ‘actually there was a loose wire, it’s fine come and get it’! (family …