I never expected to be an intern again. I truly thought that stage in my life was a thing of the past. I survived through two or three internships at communication agencies about 10 years ago and don’t have fond memories of the experiences. When I decided to stop and evaluate the crazy adventure of […]
My love of books has no limits. The knowledge contained within the pages, the stories, the photographs. Each new book is a welcome addition into my home. Studying floristry online has required searching for additional material. The perfect excuse to carry out some serious shopping for floristry books. Info: A best-selling guide to plants and […]
After years of constant computer companionship, endless hours of freelance work, loads of projects, companies and clients, a stream of endless demands, I was starting to feel burnt-out and empty. A constant void that filled me with dread, things were not good. It took me a while to sort things out but I managed in […]
For some reason, many people think that emotion and intuition have no place in the fast-paced environment of event production. I completely disagree. Time after time, it has been my intuition and a more emotional approach that has made the difference.
As the winter months slowly crept by and spring began to make an appearance, it was time to start tackling the work to be done for Ainhoa Herrera’s Spring / Summer Collection 2016. Comprising four leather bags, this small selection, entirely handmade in Barcelona, is filled with colour and texture.
Z is for Zen, as we come to the end of our Alphabet. That calm that fills you with a certain sort of purpose and meaning. The sigh at the end of the day. The contemplation of what has been done, the satisfaction.
Y is for Yoga, such a necessary practise in our busy lives. A time and space to disconnect from the noise. A quiet calm to search inside. A stretching of the body and mind. A fluid circle of breathing and consciousness. How else to deal with all the stress and noise? To block out the distractions and reconnect […]
X is for Xmas, such a special time of the year. Love it or hate it, Christmas leaves no one indifferent. A time for friends and family, for gifts and parties. Mountains of delicious food and quiet naps. A winding down of the year and a preparation for the next.
W is for Writing, such a complex and interesting process. So filled with nuances and emotions. So many different ways to place thoughts and concepts on a blank page. Writing bares the soul and lays open the heart. Writing has so many varied facets. From old-school banging out words on a typewriter to more sophisticated […]
V is for Vermut, so very delicious and refreshing. So intrinsically linked to lazy Sundays and gorgeous summer days. The perfect amount of ice, the sweet taste offset by bitter orange and luscious olive. The intense flavour and sensations.