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Glamour and all the trimmings at Chelsea

Completely catching my eye last week at the Chelsea Harbour Design Centre were the new rather glamorous fabric and passementerie collections in the Zimmer + Rohde showroom. Sister company Ardecora launched their ‘Milano’ collection at Focus 13 and, until now, I hadn’t had the chance … Continue reading

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Makeover for the boys

So, it’s Beatrix Potter for the young Prince George! A good choice I think – classic, timeless, British, cute…. can’t go wrong. But what happens as boys get older and grow out of the twee pale blues or, in my case, White Company … Continue reading

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Bringing the inside out

The Bank Holiday weekend was a pleasant surprise weather-wise. The sun was shining in Farnham and so I flung open the doors, planted out some colourful flowers in the otherwise still winter-weary garden and, finally, put our garden furniture out … Continue reading

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Happy house. The rise of the anti-depressive design master Jonathan Adler

I saw an article on Sunday about the success story of designer Jonathan Adler. I first came across him when I was at KLC a few years back and, since then, have been aware of his building success and permeation into … Continue reading

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Interiors UK – Ok?

The calendar has many interiors focused events in it. Everything from the well-established Decorex and Design Week through to newcomers like Tent. I don’t go to all of them and I’m much more selective than I used to be – … Continue reading

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A chair for all seasons

Unlike a lot of friends and colleagues I will admit that I still have to get a Christmas tree and put my decorations up. I’m definitely a slow-burner this year although in some departments (presents, crackers, cards) I’m all sorted. I’m … Continue reading

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Hold on to Summer brights!

Normally at this time of year the, what I would call, mainstream interiors magazines: Homes and Gardens, House and Garden and Elle Decoration are full of the joys of the South of France – beautiful conversions of elderly properties calling you to … Continue reading

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Aviator brings style to lunchtime with ‘Deli’

The Aviator hotel and restaurant in Farnborough has a relatively new lunchtime offering in the form of ‘Deli’. I went last week with a friend to check it out. To be honest I wasn’t sure what to expect. I know … Continue reading

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