Monthly Archives: October 2013

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    Thank you homeowners!

    Posted on October 25, 2013 by in General

    Altogether now…ahhhh! Delighted to receive this ultra-cute, and very timely, baby photograph from a proud homeowner and to catch up on news about her adorable new addition and super house. Young (in fact, very young!) Idris made a rather dramatic, earlier than expected appearance, a few weeks ago but both mum and lovely little bundle […]

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    Frances is surprise star of The Great British Bake Off

    Posted on October 23, 2013 by in General

    What a tense 2013 Great British Bake Off final. Congratulations to Frances Quinn – definitely a star baker. Her recipe for success ‘a dollop of randomness, teaspoon of wonder, pinch of eccentricity, drop of serendipity, handful of curiosity, fluid ounce of fun, all mixed together with quintessential quirkiness to produce a deliciously different bake,’ worked […]

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  • Getting in the mood with Susie Watson Designs

    Posted on October 15, 2013 by in General

      Strolling into the brand new Susie Watson Designs store in Chichester a few months ago, the excitement in the air was palpable. Animated staff were clearly (and understandably!) on a high about the fantastic ranges of classic contemporary fabrics and pottery, all beautifully displayed throughout the truly delightful two-storey shop. In fact, the only […]

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    Interiors inspiration from Susie Watson Designs

    Posted on October 14, 2013 by in General

    What a bright and breezy start to the week! Loads of great house shots plonking into my computer’s inbox plus an invitation from Susie Watson Designs to come along today to their interior design course at the new store in Chichester, West Sussex. Sounds fantastic. Hope your week’s off to a flying start too.

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    Country house stars on front cover of 25 Beautiful Homes

    Posted on October 9, 2013 by in General

    So delighted that 25 Beautiful Homes have chosen Sharon Harvey’s cosy drawing room to star on the cover of this month’s magazine! Sharon and I instantly clicked when we met each other over a pot or two of Annie Sloan paint during a fantastic workshop at Ivory & Pitch in Westbourne a few months ago. It […]

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    West Dean College rocks!

    Posted on October 7, 2013 by in General

    Great buzz up at the Grow! Cook! Eat! event at West Dean College in West Sussex over the weekend. Cooking legend Mary Berry was the main attraction with a vast number of fans turning out to catch a glimpse of the Great British Bake Off star in action. Another crowd puller was the country singing […]

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