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A Blue and White Bedroom Scheme

It’s been a busy week here at chez Dear Designer’s. We’ve been putting the finishing touches to the garden pergola. It’s looking gorgeous (if I do say so myself), but you’ll have to wait until next week for the big reveal on that. And I’ve also been relocating my…

Relaxed London Luxury Meets American Ski Lodge

You’d be forgiven for thinking that this man-pad was situated in the American Appalachians or high up in the Swiss Mountains. But no. It’s actually a mews house in the heart of London. And from the outside that’s exactly what it is. A linear, modest and architecturally private 1960’s…

Introducing Design Project by John Lewis

Design Project is a new contemporary collection of furniture, lighting and homewares from John Lewis that will be launching this September.

N021 throw in berry, £120. N002 sofa, £999. N004 display unit, £699.
Philippa Prinsloo and her team in the design studio, have spent the last two years establishing a design philosophy to re-imagine…

Paint Your Windows Blue and Green

I’m just a little bit blown away by two new fabrics from French company Elitis.

Artemis is a profusion of over-sized garden blooms on a lightweight, machine-washable linen. The giant proportions of the flowers give a dreamlike quality to the fabric. The flowers themselves reminiscent of a dutch masterpiece in…