I admit it. I have caved and bought a fitted sheet. You want a list of my lifelong objections to these things, check it out here. What can I say, I’m weak. I have sold out my beliefs because er, my fidgety friend needs a sheet staple-gunning to the mattress but a fitted sheet is the next best thing. But I still HATE HATE HATE the way fitted sheets won’t fold nicely. Out of the corner of my eye I have glimpsed tweets and FB posts alluding to some smart and simple trick (or a life hack, if that’s your thing) for folding fitted sheets. That was what first attracted me to this video by brilliant Janey Godley. Warning mums and nuns – there’s lots of swearing in a Glasgow accent. Swoon, I’m biased. Get te fuck indeed.
I got completely addicted to Janey Godley via this video of her voicing over Nicola Sturgeon with some recurring Scottish tropes – i.e. soup, caravans and wee dugs.
Where’s Ros? Answer: She’s out for me out on the rocks with a pokey stick and a Tesco’s bag for life. Yes, I’ve got the beach combing bug! When I was first here I swore that I wouldn’t start bringing pretty shells and stuff home. It’s tempting, but a bit like collecting vintage typewriters or […]
My headline is misleading for I am not currently roaming the streets and trade halls of Milan. I am in lovely Peckham foraging on Instagram for distraction when I’m meant to be getting on with a piece of work. Thanks to this – and despite lack of presence at the famous fair – I am […]
You may have seen an article about bothys recently – I’ve been directed to a couple, both written to mark the publication of The Bothy Bible, a book documenting the work and properties of the Mountain Bothy Association. This one on the BBC is really good, with interesting history of various of the huts plus […]
I have seen the future and it is yellow. But a sort of buttery, warm yellow nothing like the zingy lime-based yellows or Mid C feeling mustards that have been in flavour. This bold announcement comes from a presentation I went to last week held by Joa Studholm, who creates the colours for Farrow & […]