Whoever said, “don’t believe the hype” was definitely not referring to Santorini. As a seasoned traveller, I approached my journey to the Greek island with trepidation. I have seen so much information about Santorini that I had the idea that it was overrun and spoilt with tourists. Instead, I fell totally in love. It really does live up to the hype. Wrapped up in Blue With a flight time from London of a little more than three hours, the journey certainly feels like you are ge
The sun is shining, the weather is sweet and I’m feeling super-positive at the start of a new week. And this week I have even more reason to celebrate as madebywave is taking part in the final installment of A Luxe Story Resort for 2017. The pop-up opened on 17 June and you can come down and see us until the final day on the 2nd July. I feel like I’m right where I belong, surrounded by beautifully crafted products, inspiring designers and brands that are unique in every way.
They always say that the first year after launching a new business is the make or break period. That is why I'm so thankful my experience has been such a positive one. Since madebywave was born and the months have unfolded, they seem to just bring one good thing after another! I've expanded my collections to include sarongs, beach bags, clutch bags and bag charms, with a wide selection of vibrant and colourful designs. I’ve also met so many interesting people on this journey
If you’re feeling anything like I do, the summer can’t come fast enough. It’s been a fantastic year so far and now I’m looking forward to the long, bright days where the sun sets slowly and lazily deep into the warm evenings. I can practically taste the crisp glass of rosé! This glorious summer feeling has been boosted even further by madebywave's participation in the latest installment of A Luxe Story Resort. I’m showcasing my gorgeous handcrafted beach bags and beaded tasse
French Polynesia is a very, very long way from London. Almost 24 hours, to be exact, with an eleven-hour flight to Los Angeles and a few hours in the airport followed by an eight-hour flight to Tahiti. This might be the epitome of long-haul travel but trust me when I say it is more than worth it. French Polynesia is one of the most amazing places in the world. Live in Colour On our arrival, we decided to take a half-hour flight direct from Tahiti to the neighboring island of