Month: January 2010

My inside life…at The Beat that My Heart Skipped

I’ve just came back from the day at Maison & Objet and just saw that the interview I had with Rohini over the weekend (you should follow her on Twitter…she has a great sense of humour and is obsessed by food like me) was live on her fabulous blog: The Beat That My Heart SkippedHere it is…. If you haven’t heard of French sisters Elodie and Karine Kong, you will certainly have heard of their chic and inspiring online boutique BODIE and FOU, which regularly features in all the big interior magazines and counts top models Helena Christensen and Claudia Schiffer, actress Helena Bonham-Carter, Author and Journalist India Knight as some of their customers and fans. With a great eye for design, the girls regularly spotlight the work of young European designers in their collection, which is full of amazing and beautiful things for the home and gifts. I spoke to Karine, the creative force behind BODIE and FOU and its sister site while she was attending Maison & Objet in Paris. I collect… …

Jacqueline Morabito

We should all have heroes, people who inspire us to be more creative and adventurous, whose vision of life, achievements, talents encourage us to better ourselves and get out of our comfort zone.For me, it is French Interior Designer Jacqueline Morabito. Someone I’ve always admired the work when I was going through my mum’s interiors magazines as a child and the kind, smiling person person I met last Summer… My meeting with Jacqueline Morabito…read onNew house by Jacqueline Morabito…read onMy Design Hero: Jacqueline Morabito…read onMorabito in polish magazine…read onMorabito in polish magazine…read onMorabito in Japan…read onJacqueline Morabito’s house…read onJacqueline Morabito official site…read onJacqueline Morabito designs at BODIE and FOU concept store…read on

the BODIE and FOU January Sale are on…Up to 50% OFF

You are probably wondering why we put so many pictures of children to announce the BODIE and FOU January Sale? Well, after two weeks spending some fabulous time with our two little girls, Lily (5) and Mila (4), all we can think of is spending more time at home with them rather than working from a cold warehouse but unfortunately or rather fortunately…we are still very busy so we shall put our dreams of working from home by the fireplace on the backburner and get on with things to get all the orders out of the door….Enjoy the Sale, we have some great bargains there and I have even slightly discounted some of our popular products….