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The journey to here

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It's been over 4 months since I took over Life Story and the journey has seen the introduction of Wolf & Moon jewellery, Marie Varley screenprints, Lisa Donati cards, Tools to Liveby stationery, midcentury one-off furniture plus House Doctor homewares. Shortly ferm Living will become the newest supplier. ferm LIVING draws on Scandinavian design traditions and retro charm, but with a distinctive graphic edge that makes every item firmly contemporary. I believe you will love it.  My other (much more complicated) business took my attention fully for the past two months so some plans were put on hold and just starting again, you'll have to wait a while for...

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New stock from House Doctor

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The first large order from Denmark is in! Online shop still in planning but feel free to call/email if you are interested in purchasing any products with delivery available UK wide.  Above: Scissors, leather wrap handle £12 | Set of 2 creative play boxes £24.50 Above: Tongs £3 | Brass wire candlestick £12 Below: Set of 3 drawer/desk trays £14.50 | Cushion, with duck lining £24.50    

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Lonely Planet recommends

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This article by Lonely Planet entitled 'The cool beyond the castle: Edinburgh's top local experiences' is well worth a read through for locals and visitors alike. We were delighted to be included as a recommendation on where to visit.  Divided into sections such as coffee, craft beer, trinkets and memorable art, this is what they said about Life Story: Pretty good company! Thank you Lonely Planet.  Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/great-britain/travel-tips-and-articles/the-cool-beyond-the-castle-edinburghs-top-local-experiences#ixzz3RVkHmVQJ 

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How the Story Began

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2012. In the beginning, a shop transformation at the hands of the original proprietors made Life Story the beautiful store it is today. From royal blue and orange decor emerged white walls and bare wood. Once the elegant arched windows and other the original features such as the ceiling architrave were uncovered from under stained chipboard, Life Story was ready to begin its story as a interiors and lifestyle store.  2014. On 25 November 2014 the baton was handed over and Life Story Phase II began. With a fascination with functional design, minimalist interiors, local makers and Scandinavian, well, everything, I'm excited about my vision to take Life Story...

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