Sign Up For My First Online Interior Design Course

I'm back! It's the first of the month (the alternative New Year's Day for many of us) and I have some exciting news to share: over the last few months I have been working with Create Academy to put together my first ever online course which launches at the end of the month (Wednesday 29

My New Book: Mad About The House Planner, Your Home Your Story

Mad About the House, new book scattered with stationery and tape measure on wooden table.
And here it is. Finally, after three delays and a pandemic the next book in The Mad About The House series and this one's for you. The Planner has space for you to write your own to do lists, draw your own floor plans and note down the addresses of the trades and the names

Do Less Harm: The Directory is Launched

Mad About The House's Kate Watson-Smyth launches the Do Less Harm Directory. Aimed to help us find and support companies reduce their impact on the planet. #dolessharm #madaboutthehouse #katewatsonsmyth #
The Do Less Harm Directory is live. And you will notice that it's far from complete. Hopefully it will never be complete until we can add every company making anything to do with the home but in the meantime I wanted to launch it so you could start to see what it looks like. At