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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

The Therapeutic Qualities of Gold Versus Silver

Gold in Decor

Gold and silver add sparkle and interest to any décor scheme, but in addition to their beauty, they can also increase the flow of energy in the home and have a positive influence on our physical and mental wellbeing.

Read More

Yves Klein at Blenheim and the Hyper Blue Trend in Interiors

Yves Klein and the Hyper Blue Trend in Interiors

French artist Yves Klein is known for his use of minimal, monochrome colour and is famous for his electric ultramarine blue called Klein Blue. Klein created the colour together with chemists and registered it as International Klein Blue in 1960. Since then Klein Blue has been a major influence on art, fashion and interiors.

Read More

What Colours you Wear Say About You

What-the-colours-you-wear-say-about-you

The impact of the colours you wear The colours you wear have an impact on your mood and how you feel, they also tell the world a little bit about you. While we all have our favourite and feel good colours that suit our personality and skin tone, understanding the effects different colours have can […]

Read More