Happy Christmas

twas the night before christmas
twas the night before christmas

Wishing you all a very Happy Christmas and a Merry Holiday. Thank you all for your support this year. It’s been  so wonderful to connect with so many of you over the last 12 months. And for the blog to receive its no 1 ranking once again is down to all of you reading and commenting day in and day out. I wish you all well. Cheers XK

Kate Watson-Smyth

The author Kate Watson-Smyth

I’m a journalist who writes about interiors mainly for The Financial Times but I have also written regularly for The Independent and The Daily Mail. My house has been in Living Etc, HeartHome and featured in The Wall Street Journal & Corriere della Sera. I also run an interior styling consultancy Mad About Your House. Welcome to my Mad House.


  1. A Very Merry Christmas from the west coast of Canada. Our house styles are quite different but I very much look forward to living vicariously in Britain through your blog. All the best to you and yours.

  2. Greetings from Ireland Kate (and the mad hubby n mad family) I hope you have a chilled and peaceful Christmas with your family. Looking forward to the blogs in 2019…. keeping me easily n happily inspired and in the interiors loop in my advanced age!!!

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