Interior Design Trends Autumn 2017 : September is always a busy month for an interior designer as the Trade Shows loom and all the magazines post their predictions for the coming season. As a shop owner as well I need to absorb all these ideas and turn them into merchandise I think my customers and clients will enjoy. Continue reading →


Greenery is still a major player in colour schemes this year and fabric and paint houses seem to have embraced it with alarming gusto. I’ve been encouraged by Douglas Elliman’s Florida real estate team to express my ideas on how to make use of this shade within my own home.  I’m still in the camp that wants it in the chorus line rather than centre stage and to that effect I’ve done a couple of inspiration boards and an actual mood board with products available in my shop.  Continue reading →







I get so very excited when visiting Decorex as the highlight of the show is definitely the unveiling of the new designs from the Mistress of Surprises, aka Jo Bound for Boeme. Undoubtably my favourite fabric house as it is such a delight to work with, Continue reading →


Colour plays such an important part in our life even if we are not really aware of it. Think of those cold grey days of winter, it’s not just the sun eventually coming out that makes the difference, it’s the effect the light has on everything around you that puts a spring in your step.

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