Club Tropicana

No summer wardrobe is complete without a splash of the tropics! Summer is finally in reach, so go bold and use flowers, leaves and tropical print in all kind of shades, colours and hues. This summer offers a great explosion of colours, mixing up flora and fauna, islands, gardens, beaches and deep forests. You can…

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Feel Good Festivals

Like the idea of leaving a festival feeling better than when you arrived? I went along to the Detox Healthy Beauty Festival at Archerfield Walled Garden proving festivals are not always about booze and mosh pits. The face of festivals is changing. Where once it was all about mud-covered wellies, world-famous live bands and drunken…

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Making Spaces

As our homes become even more multi-functional, we require clever ideas to free up much-valued space where we need it most, and innovative solutions to create continuity within our living spaces. But, making clever use of space is best left to professional designers and this is where Haddington-based Forever Spaces can help. Formerly known as…

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Butterfly Splendour

With her magpie instincts and expertise at turning trash into treasure, Allanna Alexander has worked her unique creative magic in both her home and her business. Cocooned half way down North Berwick’s high street you’ll find Madame Butterfly. Step through the door and it’s like stepping into another world. French flea market with vintage aesthetics…

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The Lazy Summer Guide to a High Vibe Life

You’re a heart-centred, spirit-led, light-loving, conscious being that gets the importance of raising your vibration. Or you want to be. Or you have no clue what any of that means, either way we’ve got you, high viber! 1. BEDROOM | Without getting all spiritual, create a conscious space with meaningful things, like crystals. Pop them on…

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Don’t You Just Love a Fête?

Quintessentially British, the village fête is a summer tradition that we love in East Lothian. Be it the traditional county fair or highland games, a village gala or a summer games day there’s sure to be something happening for you to enjoy! We’ve scoured the county for this summer’s events so all you have to…

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It’s Show Time

An eclectic mix of acts has been unveiled for the 12th Fringe By The Sea festival which will once again be staged in North Berwick this August. Each August, a little slice of the Fringe heads to the seaside and for ten days great music, comedy, literature, film and much more take over North Berwick.…

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