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Sold on Upside Down Design

October 17, 2019

The future of retail lies in making shopping more of an experience and there is definitely an art to this. The stores that get it right set your pulse racing, make your eyes pop and bring a smile to your face. I happened on one such shop while working in York recently. The owner of[Read More]

What’s on in Yorkshire – gorgeous dates for your diary

October 16, 2019

Here’s our round-up of upcoming gorgeous events – the perfect place to find out what’s on in Yorkshire. If you’d like to be featured, email gorgeousyorkshire@gmail.com THIS WEEK:  Raworths Harrogate Literature Festival, Thurs, Oct 17-Sun, Oct 21. Former Prime Minister David Cameron is one of more than 20 authors appearing at the annual autumn event. Others appearing include actor[Read More]

53 Bo’ Grove brings eco-style (and so much more) to Harrogate

October 11, 2019

There’s a new buzz in Harrogate, fresh and free of spirit. It’s shaking up some of the town’s residual fustiness, bringing energy, life, hope. I’m talking about a new shopping destination. At its simplest, 53 Bo’ Grove is a large store showcasing a collection of independent vintage traders and designer-makers. But it is so much[Read More]

What’s on in Yorkshire – gorgeous dates for your diary

October 9, 2019

Here’s our round-up of upcoming gorgeous events – the perfect place to find out what’s on in Yorkshire. If you’d like to be featured, email gorgeousyorkshire@gmail.com THIS WEEK: The Ripon Poetry Festival, Thurs, Oct 10-Sun, Oct 13. Four days of poetry readings, performances, workshops and book launches. The line-up includes poets Linda France, Jack Mapanje, Kate Fox,[Read More]

Falling in love with Dowsing & Reynolds

October 3, 2019

We have some great independent interiors shops in Yorkshire and the latest addition has scored 11/10 on the Gorgeous Yorkshire “Wow-ometer”. Dowsing & Reynolds has opened a store in the Victoria Quarter in Leeds after trading successfully online for seven years and winning prestigious retail awards and a legion of famous fans. Why do we[Read More]