Case Study 4; Garden Office

Case Study 4; Garden Office

Introduction The goal of this project was to create a functional and aesthetically pleasing garden office space within an existing building for the Principal of an Interior Design School. The Brief stated that whilst much…

N is for Neotenic Design

N is for Neotenic Design

Happy New Year! ‘N’ is for Neotenic Design is the latest instalment in my A-Z of Interior Trends, and, what better time for a new interiors’ trend than now? I’ve just been reading January 2024’s…

Sparkly Winter Mocktail Recipe

Sparkly Winter Mocktail Recipe

As we launch into Christmas party season I wanted to share with you this sparkling winter mocktail. Made with three different fruit juices, zhuzhed up with some sparkling ingredients and decorated with colourful orange slices…

London Design Week 2023

London Design Week 2023

All Aboard… As London Design Week 2023 draws to a close I thought it would be fun to give you a whistle stop tour of my brief excursion to the Design Centre Chelsea Harbour and…

Bossing Your Brown Leather Furniture

Bossing Your Brown Leather Furniture

We’re all guilty of it, me included. We just can’t justify replacing our leather sofas when, despite their age, they still look brand new. If this is you then join me in bossing your brown leather furniture.

‘M’ is for Multispecies Design

‘M’ is for Multispecies Design

I cannot claim to be an expert in Multispecies Design but when I read about the topic on WGSN’s global trends website it piqued my interest. Multispecies Design (MD) is the practice of designing systems…

Recipe for Panettone Tiramisu

Recipe for Panettone Tiramisu

If, like me, you received a stunning panettone for Christmas and you’re wondering how you’re going to get through it all, consider turning it into a delicious dessert. I was prompted by my daughter-in-law to…

Recipe for Creamy Salmon Pasta

Recipe for Creamy Salmon Pasta

Do you find it hard to come up with ideas for quick and easy mid-week pasta meals? This week I found myself with some fresh salmon, double cream and a packet of unopened spaghetti in…

L is for Library

L is for Library

L is for Library is the latest instalment in my A-Z Of Interior Trends. A recent visit to Syon House inspired me to write this blog. This beautifully maintained Georgian property houses a stunning library…