A Glimpse of Morocco

A Glimpse of Morocco

Morocco in January for a smattering of winter sun couldn't be more perfect as a get away. I was very spoilt when hubby decided  to take me away on a mini adventure, I was even more excited when I got to chose where we stayed! Spending so much time on Pinterest and Instagram on a daily basis as a designer I am constantly stumbling across images of some of the most beautiful locations and interiors of the world. So when an opportunity arises when I can explore...

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Balineum 'S' Series

Balineum 'S' Series

Balineum is well know for its beautiful bathroom washstands and high end bathroom accessories from towels and linens to towel stands and lighting but unbeknown to me it has also had a very successful traditional tile business in Italy for the past 20 years. This year they have bought this huge range of tiles to the UK and I was very excited when they asked me to do a feature on them on my blog. 

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Haberdashery

Haberdashery

On a recent visit to FBC London on Francis Street I was introduced to the wonderful works of Haberdashery. This young and exciting company is taking lighting design to another level. Their stunning leaf installation is so delicate and striking it makes for a real showstopper in the FBC showroom.

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MYB Textiles

MYB Textiles

With a busy summer drawing to a close it is time to focus the mind again and focus on my lovely readers. So with the new season in mind I decided to get up and running with a fun competition in collaboration with my latest feature on MYB Textiles. One of the last remaining mills in Ayshire in Scotland, dating back to 1900. MYB still weave traditional lace, however through recent developments and innovations (read on to learn more) they are now bringing the mill into the 21st century to produce fabrics that top designers such as David Collins and exclusive venues, the likes of Soho House are commissioning. 

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Ewenique Flock

Ewenique Flock

I love it when I stumble across a unique find and this Ewenique Flock certainly is just that! A true artisan at work creating something truly wonderful. I first came across Liz whilst having a quick browse in the craft stalls at RHS Wisley earlier in the year and fell in love with her flock of sheep. I totally want one, my kids want one, or two (actually they want the whole flock!)...

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de Le Cuona

de Le Cuona

Bernie de Le Cuona has been leading the way with fabrics for the past twenty years. Developing exquisite fabric collections with a refined finish, look and drape. Bernie not only works with linens but is renown globally for her paisley wool and cotton collections. Paving the way with her luxurious fabrics I had a chance to interview Bernie to glean an insight into her business...

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Copper & Silk

Copper & Silk

There is an art to creating beautiful shades. Using techniques that have to be done by hand, by a variety of skilled tradesman each with their role to play to create the final product. Copper & Silk is a company filled with artisans working in a warehouse in North London, producing the beautiful shades that so often add the final detailed touches to so many homes. Read on to learn ...

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