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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The Captivating Blue of Blue & White Porcelain.

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The charm and beauty of blue and white porcelain has captivated us for generations, but have you ever wondered which blue is used? Read on to find out more about this beautiful and fascinating colour and craft. Chinese Porcelain Inspiration It all started when masterful Chinese potters produced a fine, translucent blue and white porcelain […]

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The Latest Kitchen Colours, Styles and Design Inspiration

Latest Kitchen Colours, Styles and Design Inspiration

A good kitchen design will delight the senses, encourage creativity and promote our overall happiness and well-being. While there are trends in the kitchen industry, they are longer lasting (thank goodness) and it’s good to know that investing in a quality, practical and stylish kitchen will stay in vogue for years to come, even decades.

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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.

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Beautiful Design Inspired by Embroidery

Beautiful Design Inspired by Embroidery

Innovative designers are highlighting how traditional crafts, like embroidery, can inspire contemporary interiors. Here are a few of the designers I saw at London Design Festival 2018, incorporating the ancient craft of embroidery in their contemporary designs. Naqsh Collective at The V&A I loved the craftsmanship of this embroidery inspired artwork, by Naqsh Collective, on […]

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Creating Sustainable and Environmentally-friendly Interiors

Creating Sustainable and Environmentally Friendly Interiors

Lewis Pugh recently completed an incredible 560km English Channel swim to raise awareness for the protection of our oceans. He, and many like him, are witnessing the dire consequences of non-sustainable purchases, waste and pollution to the environment and are making desperate attempts to warn us. This is how the interior design industry can help. […]

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