Tag Archives: soft furnishings

London Design Week collections – take a look at the latest designs…

Another London Design Week is over. A week of Interior Designers flocking to London to catch a glimpse of the new collections. Here are some highlights that you might enjoy too…. Nina Campbell’s new Talara collection of fabrics was a complete surprise. Never … Continue reading

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Mixing it up: this season’s trends

I’m always fascinated by drawing parallels between trends in fashion and interiors. It is never clear to me which one inspires the other. Inevitably,maybe, it is a two way thing – but this season having been to Chelsea’s Design Centre … Continue reading

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Jubilee at Home!

Isabel is getting into the spirit of Her Majesty’s Jubilee year with an addition to her son’s bedroom. Upholstered with her own fair hand, materials sourced from Freelance Fabrics in Farnham, Surrey. Isabel had a section of 15mm mdf cut … Continue reading

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Bicester Shopping Village – what recession?

A girlfriend and I travelled all the way from sunny Surrey on Saturday to see her son play rugby with a little detour to Bicester shopping village www.biscestervillage.com en route. Well, a girl can still look glamorous from the touch line! … Continue reading

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Acoustics

Often overlooked or an afterthought in interior design, acoustics can play a huge part in determining the character and feel of a space. Bad acoustics can even drive away business…. It clearly depends what the space is for – I would … Continue reading

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DWELL opens new Guildford Store

Dwell opened their new store in Guildford, Surrey on Thursday 23rd February. Situated at the top of the High St, which used be the New Heights store, Dwell have filled the entire space with room sets and quirky accessories! The eye … Continue reading

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Blue is the colour

There is no doubt that blue is the colour of the season – you simply need to flick through any interior design magazine – ELLE Decoration, Grand Designs, Homes and Gardens and there it is – everywhere. This is not the … Continue reading

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Osborne & Little Spring Sale

Only one week to go to the Osborne & Little Spring Sale!!! LOCATION: Battersea Arts centre, Battersea Town Hall, London, SW11 5TN DATE: Thursday 1st March 10am-8pm, Friday 2nd March 10am-6pm, Saturday 3rd March 10am-4pm Up to 75% off fabric, … Continue reading

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Appointing an Interior Designer

If you have a project in mind, are building a new house, or renovating your own home an interior designer may be an expense you do not feel you can justify. How difficult is it to get around to choosing paint … Continue reading

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Blooming!

There was a slight hint of Spring in the air on Monday morning and the sun is out today. The daff bulbs have finally opening in the office and we’re feeling cheerful!! With the spring comes the launch of new … Continue reading

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