Author: Ulla Kloster

  • How to find the Nordic look in London art

    How to find the Nordic look in London art

    The neutral Scandi home is perfect for the bright and breezy colours of Christmas – and London is gearing up for seasonal fireworks to make up for two years of bad news. Here we visit some of the capital’s brightest events of the month to find the Nordic look in London art. Tucked away in…

  • Frieze Favourites from the cutting edge Art Exhibition

    Frieze Favourites from the cutting edge Art Exhibition

    Frieze, the exhibition that sets the London art scene on fire once a year, is tucked away in the super smart Regent’s Park area of the capital. It’s not the easiest place to get to but the effort is worth it. Here in Frieze favourites from the cutting edge we feature the paintings we’d hang…

  • Why do Leaves suddenly fall off indoor Plants?

    Why do Leaves suddenly fall off indoor Plants?

    It happened almost overnight. The tree was had been growing beautifully for three years since I planted it in a new favourite ceramic floor pot. But recently the growth had slowed down. A few perfectly green leaves had fallen off, which was odd. I gave the tree a good shake. Then, almost every single leaf…

  • How to shop for Gift Ideas at the Garden Centre

    How to shop for Gift Ideas at the Garden Centre

    Garden centres were among the first shops to open after lockdown and perhaps rightly so. They’re an oasis of peace and tranquility and really lift the spirit even for non-gardeners like us. But what to look out for…? Here’s how to shop for gift ideas at the garden centre and unique presents. One really doesn’t…

  • Irving Penn: How to style your home with fashion photos

    Irving Penn: How to style your home with fashion photos

    Nothing like a warm spring evening with a glass of wine at a gallery listening to the experts talk – about fashion and art. The two go well together. And Marlborough Gallery’s latest exhibition made me think of this: Irving Penn: How to style your home with fashion photos. Haute couture has become almost as much…

  • How to create a garden atmosphere indoors

    How to create a garden atmosphere indoors

    One of my all time favourite rooms in my first London apartment in 1995 was the living room because of its breezy look and outdoorsy feel. So here’s how to create a garden atmosphere indoors with tips on mixing outdoor and indoor furniture and accessories. I searched auction houses and second hand stores as well…