All posts tagged: anthropologie

The Kitchen Wishlist #5 | Last of the Summer, Whine

You guys are just gonna have to deal with it, OK? We’re in the last few weeks of summer, the kids are going back to school next month and pumpkin spice everything will once again haunt you wherever you go. Personally, I’m totally OK with it, excited even, but a lot of you are really freaking out. I’m not going to start singing the praises of Autumn just yet (but it’s coming, just you wait). Today is about clinging to these last few (slightly, almost, kind of?) warm evenings and BBQs and spontaneous drinks at the beach with a late summer kitchen wish list. FYI, pretty much all of these wishlists will contain Anthropologie because everything they sell is divine. I’m going to presume you’re cool with that. This side plate is so cute and colourful and screams summer evenings in the garden to me. I get the impression that coloured drinking glasses divide people. I’m sat very firmly in the coloured glass camp, come join me, it’s much more fun over here. These ones by Utala …

The Kitchen Wishlist #4 | Afternoon Tea Week

I bloody love afternoon tea. Today is the day I embark upon my first proper homemade one, and hopefully you’ll be reading all about it by tomorrow – I really can’t wait. In the mean time, I thought you might like to see the five things I’d love to have at my afternoon tea table. I’ve steered clear of anything too quaint or sickeningly British because I’m sure you’ll see enough of those this week. Let me know what your favourite is in the comments. Oh, and tell me, if you could go to just one shop to buy lots of bits for afternoon tea, where would it be? I’m forever looking for new gorgeous kitchenware places to lust after. I know it would be terribly un-dainty to drink afternoon tea from something so bulky as this neko cat mug from Anthropologie, but isn’t it beautiful? We’ve talked about their Alice in Wonderland range before, but this plate from Whittard was too darling to leave off the list, I’m a sucker for blue and white in …