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FamilyLife

On Leaving London

We did it. Having talked about it for years, we left the city. The place where we had our first home together. Where both our babies were born and took their first steps, said their first words, started school. We've arrived in considerably greener pastures new - and it's lovely and we're happy but it's also not without it's challenges. Here's what I've learned about leaving London and starting to settle into a new place. (It's pretty weird to be the new girl in your forties!) …

Beauty

Going for the Chop

I've always loved the idea of long hair, but the truth (which it's taken me a long time to accept) is that it doesn't love me, and so a few months ago I went for 'the chop'. And this time, for the first time, I'm not looking back...…

HomeWe want to live here

We want to live here: Marielle Wyse’s beautiful London home

If you haven't yet discovered Wyse London, then you're in for a treat. Founder Marielle Wyse has created the ultimate lust-pot of gorgeousness with her beautiful (and brilliantly-priced) cashmere designs (find out more here). Rather unsurprisingly for someone with such a good eye, Marielle's home is just as beautiful. Furnished with her finds from "anywhere and everywhere...Ikea, French flea markets, the Conran Shop, local junk shops and little interior shops I find along the way," it is serene, calm and just the kind of place for creating those beautiful sweaters we love her for...…