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DIY PROJECT – BUILD A STUDY NOOK UNDER SOME STAIRS

By October 8, 2016 INTERIORS

Everyone loves a good before and after, so for our spaces post this week I’m going to share a little home project that has revolutionised my productivity.

A few years ago I started freelancing from home and the kitchen table became my office, but at 6pm every day the design studio turned into a greasy spoon diner and everything had to be packed away before my two small children did their best to smear everything in ketchup for half an hour like a couple of drunk hooligans.

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A BLACK WALL LIGHT OBSESSION

By August 30, 2016 INTERIORS

Recently I’ve been growing an obsession for black wall lights. I have just moved house into a very different place from my last one, and in our new home there are more period features and opportunities for picture walls. This is very exciting, but I have been looking for ways to introduce lighting on the walls alongside artwork or as a feature on itself.

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RATTAN FURNITURE : BACK IN A BIG WAY

By July 19, 2016 INTERIORS

I’m not sure, but I think my parents might have had an inkling of my future career when I announced at the age of 8 that I wanted a bamboo hanging chair for my birthday. Like all great parents of a strong minded 8 year old girl they gave in and my Mum only just got rid of it two years ago… Damn how I wish I had stopped her because the latest trend in interior furniture is all about rattan and bamboo.

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ADVENTURES IN BATHROOM TILING

By May 10, 2016 INTERIORS

I’ve just landed the worst clients ever and I’m doing their bathroom. They are fussy, can’t agree and want all the nicest bathroom fittings but can’t afford them.

Yes, me and my husband are renovating the bathroom and shower room of our new house.

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TRY THIS HALF-ARSED INTERIORS TREND

By April 19, 2016 INTERIORS

Inspiration can strike at any moment. The other night I watched the Hunger Games Mocking Jay Pt II and about half way through I came to the obvious conclusion that I’m going to paint half of my hallway. The bottom half.

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