Interior Design

23 Mar 17

How to do maximalism (on a budget) with Oliver Thomas

It takes extreme talent and tenacity to make it to the final of BBC2’s The Great Interior Design challenge and finalist Oliver Thomas has it oozing out of his every pore. I first met Oliver at the final of GIDC and while he didn’t take home the trophy he certainly won the hearts and admiration […]

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16 Mar 17

Creating a neutral grey interior colour palette

The interior design schemes for the Granny Annex (I promised my Mum I wouldn’t use that term but sorry Mum, it’s what it is!!) anyway, the interior design schemes are coming along really nicely and we are beginning to see the background colour scheme pulling together. Mum actually moves in this weekend! She’s keen to […]

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10 Mar 17

My Colour workshop

Last weekend I was thrilled to host my new look Colour workshop, in my hometown of Brighton at the gorgeous Artists Residence that sits atop the majestic Regency Square overlooking the sea. The sun came out and there were just nine of us all huddled together in the venues Ping-Pong room to discover and celebrate […]

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27 Feb 17

Getting my groove on with T&G

The only type of groove I seem to be able to get jiggy with these days is with a V groove. I’m talking good old fashioned tongue and groove wall paneling that’s made its way, via my Pinterest boards, into the annex and it’s looking fabulous. One thing that’s a niggle for me, especially in […]

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05 Jan 17

Room Reveal: Oliver’s bedroom from the Great Interior Design Challenge

So the new season of The Great Interior Design Challenge has kicked off its fourth season this week and Episode one saw the three amateur interior designers tackle bedrooms in beautiful Regency town houses in Cheltenham. I am totally loving being on the other side of the screen and find myself shouting at the telly. […]

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08 Dec 16

Shiplap bathroom inspiration

This post is all about why I’m lusting over shiplap.We’re thick in the throws of designing the bathroom in the annex and during my daily drools over Pinterest I’ve come across a lot of Shiplap, which I am LOVING! Check out my board here for all my Shiplap inspiration. It’s a very American thing,  and […]

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