Fine Little Day | Play & Crafts Since 2007 | Scandinavian home decor
Scandinavian design and home interior.Creating, discovering and spreading the word about art, design and environmental friendly products since 2007. Unique artist collaborations and home interior items.
Reading E. M. Forster, though especially 'A Room with a View.' "When I think what life is, and how seldom love is answered by love--Marry him; it is one of the moments for which the world was made."
Enid Marx III
'The Little White Bear' published in 1945 by Enid Marx reminds me of Tolkien's 'Father Christmas Letters', with its wonderful pictures of a friendly polar bear. Ivan the polar bear accidentally jumps on a boat of stranded soldiers, and becomes their lucky charm helping to get them to safety.
THE ART OF GARDENING Like many gardeners, I came to gardening late in life, after the passions for fashion, shoes, socialising and foreign cities had waned. Both my mother and my grandma had beautiful gardens but the plantswoman's gene seemed to skip over me. The closest I ever came to gardens in my twenties and thirties, working abroad as a journalist, was admiring Gucci's floral frocks. Fast-forward a decade and how the earth turns. Not only have most of my friends become mad about…