24 October 2011

Liberty National Treasures

I am loving Liberty's National Treasures at the moment. A collection of British greats have been given free reign to create a product for the iconic department store. The result is an eclectic range for all price ranges.

I purchased the soap by Tracey Emin for £10. I know many people don't consider Emin an artist but she inspired me a lot at school and later at university. I feel like I owe a lot to her and it's nice that I can finally afford something that she has done. I fully appreciate that I have spent £10 on a soap that is wrapped in a photocopied poem by the artist but I still feel as though I have bought a piece of "art". 

19 pieces are available in store at affordable price points. There will be an auction for some one-off items such as a Vivienne Westwood crown. The auction ends on 31st October 2011. All proceeds go to charity.

23 October 2011

Sunday Surprise

Thanks to the boyf for bringing me a lovely Sunday treat that was worth breaking my no-sugar diet for!

And thank you Pierre Herme for making the best macarons in the WORLD!

Not sure about the London themed box, a bit touristy for me. Not complaining about the inside though.

9 October 2011

New Mulberry Dreams

All I have been thinking about for the past two weeks is this bag. Move over Alexa, the Bayswater Satchel is now at the top of my wish list.