A client’s room is in Cheshire Life!

I’m having a happy day: Cheshire Life have chosen to feature one of the rooms I’ve designed in a client’s house in Bramhall. Please read the article here:

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Check out my new website!

I’ve just updated my website.  Please check it out, thanks.

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My favourite decorating trend for S/S 2016: Black + White + Colour

One of the biggest spring/summer 2016 fashions on the catwalk right now is the use of black and white, with just one accessory in a bright colour.

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Five Top (Enduring) Interior Trends SS 2015: Grey

Grey continues to be the most fashionable paint colour of the moment and it’s easy to see why.  It is such a flattering colour for the home and provides a neutral backdrop whilst injecting character into a room.  Grey walls work in both modern and traditional homes, for example on this panelled wall from Little Greene Paint Company:

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Five Top (Enduring) Interior Trends SS 2015: Adding Personality

So here’s my top trend no. 5.  Gone are the days when we all want our houses to look neutral and bare and, well, a bit boring.  It’s great to live in a house than feels unique and special to us, and it’s fab to fill our home with the things we love and show who we are.

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My home in Cheshire Life magazine 2015

I was very pleased to have my home featured in Cheshire Life Magazine in 2015.

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Entry with AudioFive Top (Enduring) Interior Trends SS 2015 #1: Dark walls

Who likes redecorating their entire house every year?? Not me! So here are my top interior decoration “trends” for Spring/Summer 2015 that will actually look good for the next few years…

 

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Chalkboard paint ideas – painting furniture

Here I’ve used chalkboard paint (sometimes called blackboard paint) on a 1970’s melamine headboard, bought for £10 from Oxfam! Here are some of the FAQs I get asked when using this kind of paint:

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