How To Make Your Home Office More Inspiring

A home office can be one of the most important rooms in a house, but it often gets overlooked. As a place of work, home offices are often cold, bland and uninspired. Here’ are a few tips on how to make a more creative, inspiring and productive space. Lighting Getting adequate lighting is essential to…

Working With Grand Designs Live!

Earlier this year, my work was spotted at my graduate show, New Designers. I got an email asking me to design a mood board for a room set for the Grand Designs Live exhibition in Birmingham! I couldn’t contain my excitement! The brief was to design a room set around a TV programme. Those of…

Autumn Winter 2017 Interior Trends

Looking to decorate your home? Follow these tips from industry experts and trend forecasters to create a home that’s totally on trend! Believe me, these are 6 trends you don’t want to miss! Last year’s trend post was such a success, I thought I’d create one this year too. You can access last year’s post…

All You Need To Know About Gnomo, Valencia

Masquespacio’s interior design project for Gnomo mixes bold geometry, graphical elements and fun colours to create a quirky, modern feel. Gnomo offer everything you need for your contemporary survival: from a ring to a shelf, to house plants. They sell a diverse, eclectic collection of products with a distinct retro vibe. Masquespacio wanted to capture…

INTRODUCING DESENIO

Desenio offers a trendy, broad assortment of posters, prints and frames. They provide great inspiration and ideas on their website where you can view their wide collection. If you are a fan of stylish and minimalistic Scandi-inspired artwork, you’re gonna love them! Personally, I love their styling shots. They manage to think of creative ways to…

IDEAL HOME SHOW 2017

The Ideal Home Show 2017 opened on Friday at the Olympia, London. I was lucky enough to go today and believe me, it is worth a visit! The best bits: Good Homes Magazine Roomsets This year the pages of Good Homes will be brought to life at the Ideal Home Show in six inspiring roomsets….

THE CLOTHES SHOW PROJECT

Last semester, I was lucky enough to get the opportunity to design a stage for The Clothes Show in Birmingham. We were given the topic of ‘Discovery’ which was an interesting one. We wanted something different, so we researching. We came up with a series of ideas: Neon Jungle Robotics Cells/ Scientific discoveries Our first…

STRANGER THINGS DECOR

To celebrate Stranger Things winning Best Ensemble in a Drama Series at the Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) this week, I thought I’d put a post together about the set design and decor used in the first series. For those who haven’t seen it, Stranger Things (2016) is an American Sci Fi horror series created by the Duffer Brothers. The…

AN IKEA CHRISTMAS

With Christmas just a few days away, lets take a look at IKEA’s decorating inspo! I love looking in IKEA (and eating their meetballs of course!) because they always have beautiful room schemes, full of decorating tips and ideas. They have stayed quite traditional by sticking to a palette of red, white and grey. However,…

EMBROIDERY STYLING SHOOT

My recent Uni project involves using a current fashion or interior trend as a theme for a styling shoot. My group chose to focus on embroidery, which can be seen in windows of high street shops as well as high fashion catwalks. Embroidery  [em-broi-duh-ree, -dree] noun, plural embroideries ‘The art of working raised and ornamental…

WHY I LOVE ANTHROPOLOGIE’S STYLING (AND YOU SHOULD TOO!)

The beautifully styled interior makes shopping at Anthropologie a magical retail experience. The soft, mood lighting, aroma of scented candles and use of house plants give the store a homely feel. Anthropologie is world renowned for its bohemian inspired clothing, accessories and homeware ranges (and it’s price tag!). Their buyers and designers travel the world to…