You in one sentence
A joyful and hard-working worrier who loves nature.
On your desk
An official picture of Obama at his desk from a friend who used to work at the White House, several mugs of herbal tea and always some kind of boring paperwork that I have put off doing for the past few weeks.
Far too many books – I’ve just finished reading
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin.
Go to stationery piece
One of many Smythson notebooks.
Country or city
Country on the weekends and city during the week (I wish!)
or stand up cocktail
A wedding I went to on the tiny island of Spetses years ago. We ate at tables with our feet in the sand and danced till the sun came up.
My 30th just before lockdown!
Digital or paper invitation
Paper (or even a different material).
Jug of elderflower with mint and always far too much wine.
Last thank you note
A very belated thank you for a wedding present…!
Next Thank you note
For a beautiful, hand-painted toy box from my grandmother!
Favourite Clementina Sketchbook piece
So hard to choose by the Crab Stationery card is so fun!
On your radar
The new Porsche x Aimé Leon Dore collaboration – I am cresting a vision board just to put this card on it.
Building and growing SUITCASE.
Favourite adventure destination
What makes a home
Top 3 on your Bucket List
Nimmo Bay in Canada, Amangiri in Utah and Nihi Sumba in Indonesia.
Wallpaper or paint
best kept secret
best kept secret
I don’t know yet but I’m willing to find out…
S is for serena and…
Baby nursery colour palette
Little Greene Rusling (9).
Not yet but I would love to get a red toy poodle or a miniature Australian sheepdog.
who will receive your birth announcement first?
Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting by Pamela Druckerman (if I could recommend one pregnancy book, this is it – it it hilarious).