LZF’s Gea and Cosmos bringing the natural vibe to Université du management!

July 13, 2018

L'Espace (the French word for ‘space’), a leading office furniture company in France, is responsible for the design and creation of a number of lounge areas at the Université du Management in Paris. Through innovative space solutions, L'Espace aims to facilitate the learning process by creating places that promote a sense of well-being, using eco-friendly design.

TGR Monthly: 5 Simple Ways to Adopt the Slow Living Lifestyle.

July 10, 2018

I feel this post ought to open with a disclaimer, because despite what social media might portray, slow living isn’t purely an aesthetic of crumpled linen, styled coffee cups and travels to wondrous places. Slow living is a mindful way of simplifying our lives to focus on what truly matters. It’s about being conscious of the things we buy and the impact our choices have on the immediate and wider environment.

Travelling and photography: style your photos like a pro

June 28, 2018

Photographs are a great way of remembering a family vacation, a romantic getaway or a trip with friends. But quite often though, when it comes to reviewing our photos we find they have a number of irritating flaws: a blurry image, missing features or a colourless shot. Thankfully, there are a number of tips and tricks to fix these anomalies.

A seasons change: update your lighting

June 22, 2018

Summer is upon us in the northern hemisphere and the new season brings longer days, with more natural light. With the extra hours of sunlight, we tend to shift away from using as much indoor lighting (certainly much less than we will use in those darker winter months). But with the summer sun, should we forget about lighting altogether?

Table Lamps: The Perfect Complement

June 14, 2018

We know that good lighting can change and enhance the ambience of a room. As such, over the years efforts have been made to improve the scope and availability of indoor and outdoor illumination. 

Blooming with the season: summer gardens.

May 30, 2018

A garden in full bloom, with an abundance of flowers, fruit trees and aromatic herbs, is a joyful sight. Filling our outdoor spaces with bright colours and pleasing aromas, a blossoming garden is the herald of summer. A veritable explosion of life, it signals long and sultry days to come.

The perfect dinner soirée: it’s all in the detail

May 16, 2018

Hosting a successful dinner can prove to be an overwhelming affair, because of the number of details we need to

Holiday at home: get the best out of your rest

May 9, 2018

Having our days filled with never-ending schedules, meetings, school, extra-curricular activities and all sorts of social commitments is stressing and

A pinch of green: plants for forgetful gardeners

May 2, 2018

The luscious look of some greenery scattered around the house, placed strategically on furniture pieces or  in corners, is appealing to

Give yourself a treat: a little goes a long way

April 18, 2018

Living in the same house for a long time affects the way we perceive our interior decor: sometimes our rooms

Gathering around the table: turning your kitchen from functional to cozy

March 20, 2018

Kitchen functionality is evolving based on today’s lifestyle. Our memories of family gatherings around the table for quality time and

Alameda, eating in the woods

March 14, 2018

Alameda is Spanish for poplar grove, but it is often used to describe any shaded tree-lined boulevard, however, in this

Light-hearted lighting. Whimsical forms without losing function

February 22, 2018

There are many ways to add visual interest to a room. One can go the safe route, let’s say a

Wood warmth. Feeling home away from home

February 15, 2018

In today’s world of budget air travel (with its penchant for poor levels of customer service), it can be argued

Reading by the right light: creating the best atmosphere

February 8, 2018

If you were a bookworm from an early age and started reading under your sheets by torchlight, or hid in

The magic of Brussels

The magic of Brussels

December 12, 2017

Brussels, the capital of Belgium and de facto capital of the European Union, is a bustling, cosmopolitan city and the

Spend a weekend in Bordeaux

Spend a weekend in Bordeaux

November 21, 2017

The enjoyment of a weekend break is often enough to recharge the batteries, energising the mind, body and soul. There are

Where there is light, there is life

October 19, 2017

Igor Josifovic and Judith de Graaff, known as the Urban Jungle Bloggers, have a truly natural affinity with plants. Riding