Back to school: lunchboxes, bags and tins

Apple & Bee

The prospect of free school lunches means freedom from frenzied last-minute packed-lunch making for many, but I defy you to resist these little beauties. And, of course, you can always claim them for yourself for picnic lunches once the kids are back at school… Circus lunch pack, £14, Isak. Apple & Bee lunch bag, £23, […]

Isak The Owl and the Pussycat wallpaper


Hot collaboration alert! Sandra Isaksson’s super Scandi home label, Isak and Edward Lear’s timeless poem The Owl and the Pussycat. On wallpaper. Oh yes, this divine design is bound to make a feature of your wall, complete with pea green boat, foxes, campfire and a quirky totem pole. Type the measurements of your wall into […]

10 Best: ideas for a seabird-themed room

Seabirds Tern print

As a Brighton dweller, I have a love/hate relationship with seagulls, but I have to admit they do make for stylish decorative motifs (not literally, obviously). I’ve also been spotting (see what I did there) a lot of puffins, penguins and pelicans emblazoning interiors accessories lately. So that got me thinking about a seabird-themed room. […]

Coming Soon & Just In at Hunkydory Home – Woodland bedding by ISAK & alphabet partyware


When we upgrade Saria to a big girl’s bed (we’re thinking a bunkbed at the moment), Sandra Isaksson of ISAK’s woodland bedding for Swedish design house Mairo will definitely have to grace it. Big eyed creatures in a retro palette of orange, brown, yellow, and blue, charm their way across the covers with a complimenting […]

Mes Habits Chéris

mes habits

Happy to bring you another shopping opportunity from across the Channel. Mes Habits Chéris is an emporium of delights stocked with familiar French brands Le Toy Van, Lalé and Mimilou, plus BG Euro faves Kidsonroof, Bakker Made with Love, Isak and Sukie. There is a lot of extremely covetable stuff on this site – I’d recommend […]

Hot New Shop: Little Yellow Birds

Little Yellow Birds

The latest online boutique to open its doors is a treat for lovers of children’s interior design. Little Yellow Birds was founded by Jenny and Harriet, two Mamas with a passion for gorgeousness in children’s spaces. When I first browsed through the site it was with a skippy mouse finger eager to see the next […]

Isak My Body print

Isak My Body print

Young children are naturally curious about bodies and bodily functions – only the other day I caught Alfie prodding my mum, asking ‘What are those, Grandma?’ (A: Boobs). I can’t think of a more jolly and entertaining way to educate them than with Isak’s fabulous and fun My Body litho print, £25. Featuring a boy […]

Cloudberry Living Sale – Up to 50%


Scandi online haunt Cloudberry Living has a small but perfectly formed sale with bargains by the likes of Ferm Living, Brio, Rice.DK, Klippan, Iitala, ISAK, Sagaform, and Pia Wallen. Major temptation both for decor accessories and kids gear, favourites include the Rice.DK hobby horse’s which are now £12.50 instead of £25 and the Brio Toddler […]

10% off at Kidsen – The Scandinavian Kids Store


Another day, another discount, and this time it’s 10% off at Scandinavian kids store Kidsen. Pounce on cool clothing, furniture, decor, toys, books, and accessories by brands including Aden and Anais, Bisgaard, Ferm Living, Automoblox, Freoli, Blafre, ej sikke lej, Isak, Hummel, Lille Barn, Little Duckling, Lundby, Molo, Sebra, Melissa & Doug, and Mini A […]

Super Sneak Preview: Isak for Skip Hop


Isak, owl and Skip Hop fans rejoice – Sandra Isaksson’s designs are being turned into a whole range of products for Skip Hop. The brand is expanding into bedding as well as incorporating the designs across a whole range of baby toys. The collaboration is a pure winner and I am loving how Skip Hop […]

Isak Nova Wallpaper


Holy smokes – Isak are back with a brand new wallpaper design named after the newest member of the family. A series of gorgeously coloured triangles and diamonds, Nova comes in either Mist (top centre) or Dawn (bottom left). It is giving me a modern medieval vibe and I think it would go really well […]