Tag Archives: colour

Kitted out to perfection

Have you been to the Ham Yard Hotel in London’s Soho? If not, put it on your ‘to go to’ list! Built and designed by interior designer Kit Kemp it truly is a glorious feast for the senses: a seemingly effortless … Continue reading

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Paul Klee: full of colour, style and atmosphere!

It had been a while since I had caught up with design school pal Mandy and the usual rendez-vous point (Tate Modern) was hosting Paul Klee – not an artist I knew much about – but one I wouldn’t mind … Continue reading

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Creative inspiration from Chelsea

I know, I know, the Chelsea Flower Show has become a bit of an annual habit of mine but I do find it a real treasure trove of inspiration – colour combos, shapes, textures, the wacky and the conservative all together … Continue reading

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‘Be brave and do different!’ You’ll love it if you do!

There’s nothing like a talent contest to get you thinking about what you like, what you don’t like, about what works, what is remembered and what is utterly forgettable. I hesitantly took my children to watch their school’s talent show … Continue reading

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Black Edition – but there’s nothing dark about these fabulous new designs

We may still be in recession but this hasn’t stopped the ROMO Group from launching a completely new fabric house Black Edition at Maison et Objet in January. The in-house team have concentrated on exploring new techniques and innovative processes thus allowing for … Continue reading

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Wowed by Hockney and art on the iPad

If you haven’t been to see Hockney at the Royal Academy yet then go! His ‘A Bigger Picture’ exhibition is not just about scale, it is also about using challenging combinations of colour and about pioneering the use of technology to produce amazing art. He … Continue reading

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