Istanbul Diary

On the streets of Istanbul… Back streets of Taksim // Rainbow stairs // Mosque details // Kilim stack // Apple tea and Turkish delight in the Grand Bazaar // Patchwork old kilims // Fisherman on the bridge ———————————————————————————————————————————————– SHOP WITH SAGE AND CLARE or FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK // INSTAGRAM // PINTEREST

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Sky High

As if we hadn’t fallen for India enough, our recent six weeks there just deepened our love for this complex, maddening and inspiring place. I can’t say what it is, but I am addicted. We sadly left Jaipur after spending day in day out with our suppliers and friends, who become somewhat of a second…

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Sweet Dreams

For those of you who haven’t caught up, we’re back in the land of curries, elephants, chaotic bazaars and the home of beautiful textiles. We’ve been working hard sourcing, designing and having a good old laugh at the weird and wonderful daily happenings – of which there are many! For instance, we stopped into LMB…

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Raas

After spending two weeks on the trot, working, visiting suppliers, and having minor meltdowns at some of India’s ways, we finally treated ourselves at the amazing Raas Hotel in Jodhpur… While we couldn’t quite afford a night in the peace and tranquility of this hotel, we were more than happy to dine at their restaurant.…

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Beyond

If you watch only one thing this week, make it this… Beyond. Blew me away and captures Varanasi’s haunting spiritualism better than I’ve ever seen before. Thanks Jemmi for the tip! x Image via Joey L. Also see his unbelievable Holy Men photo series. ———————————————————————————————————————————————– SHOP WITH SAGE AND CLARE or FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK // INSTAGRAM // PINTEREST

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Gods and Gurus

After a particularly hellish week involving all nighters, house-painting, my other half ending up in hospital for five days, and moving house (phew I cannot even believe all this happened in one week!), Bali welcomed us with the peace and time out we so desperately needed. More or less collapsing on arrival, after a full…

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