Essentials – The Desk Chair

It’s really hard to choose a desk chair. You want something that’s still desk-y, and not just an armchair, but you really don’t want one of those official-looking black plastic/mesh things that live in real grown-up offices for people who don’t work from home in their pyjamas. Believe me, you’ll be spending a lot of […]

Essentials – The Scissors

This whole blog is about celebrating the mundane, and nothing encapsulates this philosophy more perfectly than these scissors. A practical, functional item made beautiful. Yes, they’re used for stabbing open plastic-wrapped tomatoes while children whine that they’re hungry, or for slicing through wrapping paper three minutes before we leave for a birthday party, but that’s […]