Monthly Archives: April 2013

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    Fifty Shades of Green

    Posted on April 29, 2013 by in General

    Morning. Hope you’d a good weekend. Phew…super one here, including a little progress on our latest bedroom makeover, now dubbed ‘Fifty Shades of Green’. After much deliberation over the exact shades, the tongue-and-groove panelling and walls have been now painted and these lovely Clay wall lights from Rockett St George (pictured) are in situ and […]

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    Coastal home commission for Good Homes

    Posted on April 26, 2013 by in General

    Heading to this stunning coastal location today to interview a creative homeowner for a forthcoming feature in Good Homes magazine. What an excellent end to another wonderful week crammed full of gorgeous houses! Hope you all have a lovely weekend. 🙂  

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    Spring foray into the South Downs

    Posted on April 23, 2013 by in General

    What a fabulous spring day to be taking recce shots of an absolutely delightful cottage nestling in the heart of the South Downs. Can’t wait to see this highly talented and versatile designer’s home in a national magazine. I’ve got to keep the house under wraps for now but will definitely keep you posted on […]

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  • How to promote your artwork in a magazine

    Posted on April 22, 2013 by in General

    Happy Monday everyone – what a great sunny start to the week! Big thanks to artists Lyndsey Smith and Lyndsey Dangerfield for their likes over the weekend. Both Lyndseys exhibit at the very friendly Chalk Gallery in Lewes. It’s always such a pleasure to be able to showcase artists’ work through features in national magazines. […]

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    Spring arrives in the home

    Posted on April 19, 2013 by in General

    Oh what a beautiful morning! Buoyed up by yesterday’s Trade Secrets demonstrations in West Sussex, I’ve been inspired by floral designer Katherine Stayt to bring the spring inside with some seasonal flower arrangements. They’re now dotted around the house, ready to greet our weekend visitors. It was super to see so many people turning out […]

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    Creativity and colour abounds in Lewes

    Posted on April 17, 2013 by in General

    More than impressed by my first ever visit to Lewes yesterday – what a delightful town. It was super to cross paths with so many positive people, bursting with enthusiasm for art and interiors. Thrilled to catch up with the lovely Sue at Capella in High Street. Sue and her daughter Catherine sell a fantastic […]

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    Build It house now on the market

    Posted on April 15, 2013 by in General

    Morning all. Sun pouring through the office window and  just received some lovely feedback from homeowner Sally Gardiner. Sally has renovated several properties over the years and, after spotting an ‘ugly duckling’ bungalow (see photograph below), she couldn’t wait to transform it into this fabulous five-bedroom home close to the beach at Rustington in West […]

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    Sshhh…trade secrets for your home revealed

    Posted on April 11, 2013 by in General

    Fancy finding out more about creating a mood board for a makeover project? Would you love to discover how to display flowers beautifully in your home? If so, interior designer Juliet Pick and floral designer Katherine Stayt will be sharing their trade secrets in West Sussex next week. The ‘trade secrets’ event is taking place […]

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  • Jim Lawrence lighting hits the mark

    Posted on April 5, 2013 by in General

    The weekend’s nearly here and I’ve just been given a tip-off about a fantastic cottage transformation featuring these delightful antiqued brass pendant lights from Jim Lawrence. The owner tells me she’s had a bit of a struggle to find suitable lighting for her gorgeous thatched property but that these Barbican Pendant lights have proved to […]

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    Interiors intrigue and Titanic Belfast

    Posted on April 3, 2013 by in General

    Hope you all had a lovely Easter. Back to work with a vengeance here after a wonderful break in Northern Ireland, complete with a family wedding (superb!) and a trip to Titanic Belfast (a must-see!). I’ve spent the morning catching up with emails and getting back into the swing of work. One particular email, flagging […]

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