DOMESTIC LIVING PROJECT

My latest uni project, ‘Domestic Living’, involved redesigning a living room for clients, the Lloyd family. The family live in a 1930’s semi –detached property on the edge of Winchester. As a corner plot it has a good size garden. Recently the family have decided to extend their house and make it more contemporary. The…

8 Foolproof Colour Schemes

1.Grey and Yellow: Teaming soft yellow with versatile grey creates a calming yet upbeat feel. This trends works particularly well when mixing a variety of different textures, such as weaves, woods and wicker. Be careful when choosing your greys, if natural light is in short supply, pale greys will look cold and charcoals will look…

Trend Alert: The Acapulco Chair

The Acapulco chair may look very contemporary, but they have been around for decades. The Acapulco chair was originally produced in a Mexican town named (you guessed it) Acapulco in the 1950s. Usually made of vinyl cords on a metal, slightly pear-shaped frame, the Acapulco chair has most commonly been used as outdoor lounge seating….

Linden Homes Collaboration: Part 2

Hey guys, This is the second part of the Linden Homes project, this time, my scheme was based around Japanese Artist Ohara Koson. Ohara Koson was a Japanese painter and print designer of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, specialising in Woodblock printing. (Examples of Koson’s work) My next step was to create some fabric…