You’re on holiday and you managed to beat the Germans to a good towel spot, so you’re staying there all day. Where do you put your cash when you want to go for a swim? Inside a tennis ball, of course, but you might want to watch out for dogs.
THE SUN IS OUT! Time to drink pretty cocktails in the garden and ignore the groaning pile of laundry that’s taking over the bedroom.
Sometimes the prettiest cocktails end up being sickly sweet, but this one is nice and sharp and peppery.
Here’s a new regular feature for Ladyland, I’m calling it GRAPHIC DETAIL
My ‘real job’ is branding design and art direction. When I’m not awkwardly shooting my hand, gripping random objects for life hacks, I’m designing brands. I meet so many people who have questions about design for their businesses so I thought I’d write some posts about the basics of branding, starting with the first thing people design when they start out, business cards.
Dying and marbling easter eggs with gold nail polish. It’s really easy but not the tidiest craft project as you’ll see from the state of my hands by the end. But the results are really pretty. I’ve also shown you how to blow eggs, so if you’ve ever wondered whether it’s worth blowing an egg before you decorate it, you’ll see it’s quite easy.