Interiors

Studio Ashby

DESIGNER SOPHIE ASHBY’S NOTTING HILL HOME

An open mind and an intuitive approach have led to a thriving design studio and an eclectic home for Sophie Ashby In just two short years interior designer, Sophie Ashby of Studio Ashby has surpassed even her own expectations. With a design studio on Kensal Road, a team of five and prestigious projects, which have […]

Squiggle Orange by Vivienne Westwood for The Rug Company

HOW TO FIND THE PERFECT RUG FOR YOUR HOME

Expert advice on how to find the perfect statement rugs, runners and other floor fillers to make your home that bit cosier this winter

bert and may pink tiled wall

3 PANTONE COLOUR TRENDS TO KNOW FOR 2016

When it comes to keeping up with the latest colour trends, Pantone is the expert authority on the next big thing. And although we’re only just gearing up for winter, the Pantone team has already declared what’s hot for next year.  According to the brand’s Spring 2016 report, Rose Quartz, Lilac Grey and Limpet Shell are three of the hues to embrace. So, […]

HOW TO GIVE YOUR HOME A MEMBERS’ CLUB MAKEOVER

When stylish Londoners Ryan Woor and Aaron Kelleher wanted to give their Balham townhouse a luxurious, private members’ club-style makeover, they called in the help of South London-based interior designer Laura Francesca. Using a contemporary, dark colour palette, and sourcing stylish furniture and accessories,  they have turned their house into a modern, designer home   When Ryan Woor […]

interior design from channels

INTERIORS TRENDS & INSPIRATION THIS NOVEMBER

From graphic prints by British textile designer Tori Murphy to the current trend for neon perspex, Kara O’Reilly rounds up the latest interiors news Channelling design This autumn Samuel Chan celebrates the 20th anniversary of the founding of Channels, his upmarket contemporary furniture studio, by releasing a boutique collection of some of his most distinctive […]

glam living room

HOW TO EMBRACE GLAMOROUS INTERIORS

Modern glam interiors are all about a hint of sophisticated animal prints, molten metals, high-gloss whites and decorating with moody hues. Get the look with our pick of the best home accessories in-keeping with this trend. Words: Kara O’Reilly MORE INTERIORS IDEAS: THIS 1980S INTERIOR DESIGN TREND IS BACK HOW TO CREATE A FIVE STAR BEDROOM

country-style kitchen

12 MODERN COUNTRY INTERIORS IDEAS

Want to add some country chic to your home? Think of the traditional style – all natural materials and traditional patterns – and update it with clean lines and moody hues. Words: Kara O’Reilly MORE AUTUMN INTERIOR DESIGN IDEAS: 6 TOP INTERIORS TRENDS TO KNOW SIMPLE SWAPS FOR A COSIER HOME

dressing table

INTERIORS TRENDS & INSPIRATION THIS OCTOBER

From Blendworth’s collaboration with Wedgwood to the current trend for cute animal motifs, Kara O’Reilly rounds-up the latest interiors news this October Modern heritage wallpapers British fabric house Blendworth has been raiding the Wedgwood archives to create its new range of fabrics and wallpapers. Just launched at Decorex, it is part of Wedgwood’s wider ambitions to […]

esensual living

INTRODUCING ESENSUAL LIVING, THE NEW ONLINE SHOP TO KNOW

Good news for interior design fans! There’s a brand new e-commerce site to know about. Described as ‘Net-A-Porter for the home’, esensualliving.com stocks homeware from some of the most sought-after brands around the world Founded by Anne Line Hansen, previously managing director of Roger Vivier, Giorgio Armani and Chanel, esensualliving.com is all about luxury. With a range of products from international […]

Rockett St GeorgeModern Global Shelf

HOW TO DISPLAY ART IN YOUR HOME

Make the most of your walls and follow these tips on how to display art in your home from our team of experts. Story: Kara O’Reilly The interior designer: Abigail Ahern, influential interiors guru, author and owner of Atelier Abigail Ahern How you arrange pictures can have as much impact as the artworks themselves. While some […]