Style & Stories / Bringing The Outside In

On a wintry afternoon, when the air is fresh and crisp, I like to gather the outside in.

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To wrap gifts using brown paper, string and sprigs of greenery.

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To make simple wreaths by the light of subtly scented beeswax candles.

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And, once I have finished, to warm my slippered feet by the fire.

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Photographs and words by Melanie Barnes writer, photographer and blogger at Geoffrey & Grace.
Melanie wears Flecky Easy Sweater and Felted Wool Slippers in grey marl. She is wrapping Icelandic Organic Wool Socks and lighting the Large Stubby English Beeswax Candles, all available in stores and online here.