The kids are alright…

The kids are alright…

As a designer, it’s really important that I find the space I live in to be beautiful. This used to be a straightforward thing, whereby I’d design and plan a space, source lovely things to sit within the original concept and add more lovely things over...
That’s me in the spot light…

That’s me in the spot light…

Following a blog I posted a few weeks ago on thinking about your lighting plan like a cake (no, really) in order to encourage my wife to read past the first sentence, I’ve had a lot of enquires about using spot lighting. Where it works and where it...
Out of Space

Out of Space

Space. The final frontier. And something we could all do with more of. Here are my top tips to make the most of your home without knocking through to your neighbours and hoping they don’t notice… Stairs A clever bit of under-stair carpentry can provide you...
Remain In Light

Remain In Light

I’d like to start this blog with a question. Does anyone, other than me, find the subject of lighting interesting? I love lighting and what it can do to an interior. Getting it right can¬†elevate a space to something truly amazing, drawing the eye and guiding you...
Oh, make me over…!

Oh, make me over…!

Do you yearn for an “Elle Deco”-styled, perfectly neat and tidy family home? Do you find that having the required actual family seems to prevent that from becoming a reality? Fear not! Here are a few free or inexpensive ways to help guide you in the right...