The first book by The Simple Things Marketplace Editor, Will Taylor, is out now. Bright Bazaar: Embracing Colour for Make-You-Smile Style is a 192-page refreshing take on colour from one of the world’s leading interiors bloggers, Will Taylor. To order Bright Bazaar at the special offer price of £20 including UK P&P, telephone 01903 828503 or… Continue reading →
Discovering and curating our favourite things through NEW Etsy Pages. Nesting curated by The Simple Things on Etsy Above: our favourite ways to NEST… When Etsy asked us to be one of the first UK Partners selected to curate our finds through Etsy Pages we were thrilled. At The Simple Things we constantly use Etsy to… Continue reading →
something something, with something too, we’ll have you something for something with something when something. Zero Waste Home – Bea Johnson BEA JOHNSON LIVED the consumerist dream: huge house, lavish holidays, Botox – yet she wasn’t happy. She and her family downsized, disposed of everything they didn’t “use, need or love” and rethought their lives…. Continue reading →
Refreshing reads to help you pause, plan, and make an early night essential. Turned Out Nice Again – Richard Mabey Why we love it: Mabey explores our weather obsession in a fascinating mix of the scientific, historial, literary and mythological. Hand Quilted With Love – Sarah Fielke Why we love it: Fielke gives a whislte-stop… Continue reading →
Baking, making pasta, playing in the snow, gardening, caring for birds in Winter, crafting a paper candle shade, exploring Montreal… these are just a few of the huge range of ideas in Issue 5, to help you get 2013 off to an inspiring start and make the coldest months of the year the cosiest and most pleasurable!
We’re sure you’ll love our latest issue, which features a huge range of great ideas to make your festive celebrations really, really special – from berry garlands and the joy of a relaxed Christmas Eve dinner, to the secrets of top notch chocolate and an inspiring selection of heartfelt gift ideas for friends and family…
We reviewed the paper cut lighting queen’s new book, Illuminate, in Issue 3 and the owner of Hebden Bridge’s amazing Radiance shop will soon be sharing her inspirational projects with The Simple Things’ readers…
Wonder Walls by Sarah Bagner is a scrapbook of interior design ideas with a difference. If you’ve ever browsed the virtual walls of Sarah’s online store, Supermarket Sarah, you’ll know she has something of an eye for displaying things beautifully. Wonder Walls: a Guide to Displaying your Stuff takes its lead from the Supermarket Sarah… Continue reading →