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House Tour: The Hoover Building

23rd April 2019
Kate Watson-Smyth uses paint to create a zone or area within an open plan space. the gold dining table base and pink dining chairs make a statement against the rich navy blue gallery wall. #gallerywall #diningroom #openplan #madaboutthehouse

I’m very excited to show you today’s post. Not only is it a tour of one of the most iconic ( and I don’t use that word lightly) buildings in London but it also belongs to a client who I had the privilege of helping with her design and both she and I are thrilled…

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New Season Paint Trends from Farrow & Ball

15th March 2017

Today I am bringing you the first of two posts on paint. One is the new trend colours as identified by Farrow & Ball from their existing palette of 132 colours and next week we will look at their extensive range of neutrals and how to combine them to best effect. The talk was given…

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10 Beautiful Rooms

27th February 2017
designed by soren rose

When is a feature wall not a feature wall? When it’s basically a giant alcove. Interior designers will tell you that the feature wall is over. That if you have chosen a colour or a wallpaper you should do the whole room in it – have the courage of your convictions and show it like…

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10 Beautiful Rooms

23rd January 2017
vintage eames chairs photo by Dana van Leeuwen

Hello and welcome to this week’s round up of 10 Beautiful Rooms. Starting off with this studio flat in Sweden which just shows what you can do with a small space. Admittedly, it’s full of fabulous windows, but the owners have had to contend with a sloping ceiling and what is quite a long narrow…

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