Posts From Michelle McWilliams

Slain by George and Dragon

How much do you feel like throwing your wellies, nightie and a couple of magazines into a bag and heading for the George and Dragon, a lovingly restored 18th Century coaching inn in rugged Cumbria? Toasty fires, home made food sourced from the local estate and a super tasteful interior makeover – take me there now!

The benefit of the La Redoute

Ooh la la – the new La Redoute catalogue est ici! Better known for a fashion range which represents reasonable value with a soupcon of French flair, La Redoute is actually more useful as a homewares source. They do good, simple curtains and tablecloths in cottons and linens in highly usable colours like grey, aubergine and taupe. Their towels and bedlinen are excellent quality and reasonably priced. They usually do

No More Than a Mile – photography by Kevin McCollum

Here are some stunning photos from around the world by Kevin McCollum.    It’s tempting to travel the globe to seek out the exotic in your work but one of Kevin’s latest projects, an interesting approach that many artists and designers might apply, is to focus on subjects no more than a mile from where he lives. Easy if you happen to live in Manhattan or Tangiers but more of a challenge for Kevin who lives in