Tag Archives: mindful

How to decorate for Christmas in 6 simple steps

December 5, 2016

Christmas decorations - decorating for christmas with EDIT

It’s the most wonderful time of the yeeeear…

And it seems to have come earlier than usual. Since when did we go full Christmas from the 1st Dec? I thought that was Advent.

Anyhoo, if everyone else is getting in ...

Memoirs of a house hunter – episode 1

November 10, 2016

Viewing properties is a long process where you’re faced with pretend grandeur, lies and basically people in suits driving nice cars explaining how you could live in a cosy, spacious “apartment” (apartment seems to sound better than flat) where your ... Read More...

EDIT giveaway!

October 21, 2016

EDIT competition giveaway - Ester and Erik candle holder Iitalla oak tray

Rather excitingly I’m hosting a giveaway today.

I haven’t done one in such a long time but I’d love to make this a regular feature, so you can benefit from goodies!

Since creating my Fika set up I’ve got some ... Read More...

A slice of EDIT from The Maker Place

October 6, 2016

I find it tricky trying to explain my reasoning behind the way I have done or do certain things. Decisions I’ve made, especially in the past year have shaped and moulded my lifestyle into something completely different.

Both through deciding ...

Why less stuff = more happiness

September 26, 2016

Elizabeth Danon Interior Therapy EDIT - details

I don’t know about you but I really don’t like “stuff”. You know, the type of stuff and things and bits and bobs that clutter up spaces or are stored away never to be seen for a year…but you know ... Read More...


August 31, 2016

Stelton Theo coffee maker

We’ve all heard of Hygge, right? Well have you heard of the word Fika?

Fika is the Swedish word that’s making it’s way to the UK and encouraging us to relax a little more. (Thanks Swedes!)

The basic meaning of ...

Gratitude and creativity

August 16, 2016

sketching at EDIT elizabethdanon.co.uk

I’ve recently been getting back into sketching, oils and watercolours. It’s been almost a decade since I used watercolours and I’d forgotten how simple they are to use, with beautiful results.
With oils you build up layers, whereas with watercolours ... Read More...

Nature, design & bereavement

July 25, 2016

design, nature and bereavement - elizabethdanon.co.uk

Going to places where we feel most connected to the earth is therapeutic – somewhere we can walk, run, cry, talk and just be ourselves.

design, nature and bereavement - elizabethdanon.co.uk

A couple of years ago I designed the interior of a bereavement room for mothers ... Read More...