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Pastels, woodland animals and Art Deco: a heady mix of new trends for 2016!

Ahead of London Design Week 2016 in March, a trip to the Chelsea Design Centre was in order to get an insight into what is currently trending in the world of Interior Design. With several projects on the go demanding … Continue reading

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A spot of shopping…..

With the onset of colder conditions I decided to venture out to Guildford this week in search of a new winter coat.  Inevitably, I became completely distracted particularly when I spied the new Anthropologie store! I rushed over and spent the … Continue reading

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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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Designers Guild sale delights and surprises!

I’m not normally one to rush to the sales. I don’t really like the idea of pushing and shoving to get to an item that may or may not end up being a ‘bargain’. A bargain to me is something … Continue reading

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Ready for a refurb!

Today I’m clearing out both my son’s bedroom and our bedroom ready for their long-awaited refurb. It’s been 7 years since we moved to Farnham from London and yes, we’ve done quite a bit to the house in that time: … Continue reading

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What! No Duck Feet?

Thursday saw the first of 2 days of the Porta Romana sale which is held annually in a marquee on the outskirts of Farnham. Typically, this event draws a strong crowd of local (and not so local) interior designers and stylists. … Continue reading

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Liking Lichtenstein

OK so, last Tuesday I swapped our interior design showroom in Farnham for Tate Modern and Lichtenstein. I went in not knowing what to expect. I knew nothing about Roy Lichtenstein, his art or, really, his time and influences. A … 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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The Interior Design inspiration of Charlotte Moss

I’m not sure how many of you are familar with the work of Interior Designer Charlotte Moss? Certainly her style would not be completely out of place in the more traditional homes in the UK – even perhaps in Farnham! The … Continue reading

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