Tag Archives: Somerset

The Little Victory Ball

Originally written for http://www.phoenixsomerset.org.uk January 2015. As I reach the top of the stairs I’m greeted by a cheerful soul who introduces herself as Ethel. As she turns to ask if I am an old soldier, the light catches her face … Continue reading

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A Drink For Old Times’ Sake

Originally written for Period Living, September 2014. The vintage movement marches ever-onward, and whilst some devotees are keen to recreate a specific era in their homes, there are many that choose to combine choice pieces from across past decades, creating a … Continue reading

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Eek! to Chic – The Bathroom

Like the kitchen, the bathroom just has to be right. It may not be the room in which we spend the most time but it should certainly be all about quality time. It needs to have sufficient storage, without feeling cluttered … Continue reading

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Make and Mend Vintage

Beautiful vintage shops are beautiful because their owners realise that they are not merely shopkeepers but curators of constantly evolving collections. At Make and Mend Vintage in Frome, Donna May Lynch’s understanding of this concept is evident at every turn. … Continue reading

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