A Peek Inside Galleria Borghese & The launch of Roman Baroque

Galleria Borghese

Nestled within the large Villa Borghese Park in the centre of Rome is the beautiful Galleria Borghese, one of the most important museums in the city as it houses masterpieces by artists Bernini, Caravaggio and Raphael.  In the early 17th century the villa was owned by Cardinal Scipione Borghese – the favourite nephew of Pope Paul V (1605 – 1621).  Cardinal […]

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Vegan Interior Design is on the Rise

Vegan Interior design is a healthy and humane way to create beautiful spaces that have a positive affect on our well-being.

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Life’s Too Short For Boring Lighting

Life's Too Short For Boring Lighting

There was nothing boring about the lighting showcase at Clerkenwell Design Week (CDW).  Celebrating their 10th anniversary, CDW was a buzz with exciting launches, talks and installations all around London’s EC1 district. First stop on the pink design trail was the lighting exhibition, held in an old nightclub. The creative designs were a highlight of […]

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Bauhaus 100 – The Colourful Rise of Modernism

Bauhaus-style Bursa Hotel

As Bauhaus celebrates it’s centenary year I find myself intrigued by the major influence it has had on Modern and Contemporary Design. Modern Design Modernism emerged in the 1920s in response to social upheaval and technological advances created by the first World War. During this time people were pushing for a fairer, more equal society. […]

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The Best Colours For Babies Rooms & Nurseries

The Best Colours For Babies Rooms & Nurseries

Of all the rooms in the home to decorate, the babies room or nursery is the most joyful and special. Something to think about when selecting your paint colours or wall paper, is the significance colours have on our body and mind. Each colour has an affect on us whether we like the colour or […]

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Will The Favourite Spark A Queen Anne Style Revival?

Will The Favourite Spark A Queen Anne Style Revival?

The Favourite received ten Oscar nominations including Best Movie and Best Supporting Actress nominations for Rachel Weitz and Emma Stone. Olivia Coleman won the Oscar for Best Actress. When a movie gets this much attention it is sure to have an influence on future trends. I rushed off to see The Favourite to immerse myself […]

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