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4 Easy Steps to Add Personality to a Workspace

Sometimes interior design is about the small things. There’s nothing like starting a room with a blank canvas, but I’m often asked how to make a room more interesting without making massive changes. Often the layout of a room already works, or for practical reasons it can’t be changed….

Christmas Gifts: Bring the Outside In

I don’t know why I’m having so many problems convincing the family I really would like a faux potted plant for Christmas?
Or some drop-dead gorgeous wallpaper!
Just look at all these lovely things for the girl (or boy) who would like to live in a conservatory all year round.

1.Wild Garden…

Heart Home magazine – August 2014

The last of the summer issues of Heart Home magazine is now out my lovelies.

My favourite feature has to be ‘Act of Devotion’ above and below. A former ‘tin’ chapel that has been turned into a fascinating home using just salvaged items and scrap. Owner Nick Kenny admits that…

Pinch Me I’m Dreaming

Pinch Design is a collaboration between husband and wife team Russell Pinch and Oona Bannon and is run from a studio and showroom in Clapham, London. Started in 2004, the award-winning practice continues to design and make furniture and lighting that celebrates simplicity of form, the purity of a good shape and an emotional connection with the materials…

Introducing Blue Isle Interiors

Every so often I come across a new (or new to me) website that I just have to share. Today it is the online shop of Blue Isle Interiors and their range of beautiful furniture and home accessories.

All of the items on the website are unique to Blue Isle…

Design Classic – The Leather Chesterfield Sofa

Did you know that the leather Chesterfield sofa has been around for about 200 years? The distinctive button-backed style with scrolled arms is often synonymous with libraries and gentlemen’s clubs but stuffy it’s not. Not only is it a hard wearing and practical choice for a family home, it’s…