Tag Archives: Interior Designer

On the radar…. Edward Bulmer’s paint collection with a conscience

The brilliant furniture-making company Benchmark held one of its relatively regular workshops last month at its wondrous premises in the heart of the Berkshire countryside. Promoted by the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) it is a great opportunity to meet up with fellow interior … Continue reading

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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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A Master Class with Nina Campbell….

It was a real treat to go to the Nina Campbell ‘Master Class’ in her boutique in Walton Street last week. I do try to attend talks by designers every now and then – to get ideas, learn from their … 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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Nicky Haslam at OKA!

There is definitely a trend for reinventing the past in furniture design! Take a look at what interior designer Nicky Haslam has just done: launched a collection for high street retailer and online provider of furniture and accessories – OKA.  It’s fun, quirky and very … Continue reading

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Artful cushioning!

Cushions (good cushions) used to be the preserve of the interior designer and those clients who used interior designers. Now, cushions are available everywhere and commemorate everything: think Jubilee Union Jack and Keep Calm cushions. Interestingly, so-called designer cushions are now available in some of the bigger … Continue reading

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Wallpaper with a personal touch

I’ve just had a look at a new wallpaper collection online. It’s not your usual pages and pages of florals, geometrics and quirky metallics. No, this is really quite different in a fun, user-friendly way and actually gets you thinking about … 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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More London Design Week highlights

I was going through the photos that I took at London Design Week and there are some that I thought I must show you. Look at this gorgeous array fabrics in coral in combination with green at Osborne and Little. We have some … Continue reading

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