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Zaha Wright

Zaha Wright

Freelance home and garden blogger. Loves architecture, photography, travel and tea. When not writing, she can be found building a puzzle (or two) or listening to classical music.

Saturday, 08 October 2016 22:05

The world's first no-pressure head bed

Everyone loves, wants and needs a good night's rest; its a simple fact of life. Not so simple however, is actually getting a good night's sleep. From too hard or tto soft mattresses to pillows that fall flat and offer no neck support after only a few sleeps, there are so many factors that influence how good your sleep will be. Two brothers decided to tackle the problem. First by launching a revolutionary mattress design and now by launching a pillow using the same technology.

Sunday, 11 September 2016 20:27

When street art meets fine wine

Althouth this is a micro-documentary from 2012, it is still well worth watching today. The 2012 myFINBEC was the first of many creative projectS which brought international contemporary and street artists together to each produce a unique piece of artwork for limited edition wines from the winery Cave Fin Bec in Sion, Switzerland.

Wednesday, 06 December 2017 19:58

Spring cleaning hacks and tips

If you live in the southern hemisphere, then you most probably have been greeted by spring. Sping, the prelude to long, hot and fun summer days, pushes winter back along with those electric blankets and hot water bottles. Sping also has this strange ability to push us to clean and organise our homes like not other season can. So, for those gearing up for a big spring clean, here is the ultimate collection of cleaning hacks and tips.

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 21:06

5 Amazing island honeymoon destinations

From the elegant white dress to the delicate flowers, the friendly guests to the 'I do!s, a wedding day will always be one of the most memorable days of a married couple's life. Equally as memorable should be the honeymoon. The destination where couples spend their first few days together contributes greatly to just how memorable the honeymoon will be.

Sunday, 15 May 2016 16:58

Home drapery guide - Part 3

This is the third and last part of the three part series on home drapery. In the first article we looked at how designers approch dressing a window which includes function and style. In part two we looked at the process of dressing a window as well as the use of colours, textures, fabrics and pleats to create the perfect modern yet elegant drapery.

Sunday, 15 May 2016 15:37

Home drapery guide - Part 2

Trends in window treatments have changed considerably in recent years. This is the second part in this three part series in which we look at how you can apply the same techniques and principles used by interior decorators to dress your home’s windows with modern and elegant drapery.

Sunday, 15 May 2016 15:00

Home drapery guide - Part 1

Trends in window treatments have changed considerably in recent years. The new model is "less is more." Gone are the ruffles of lace and the layers of rich gold cording, fringes and passimenterie. This is the first part of a three part series of a practical guide to home drapery.

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