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A celebration of women in Architecture

Given the current political climate, this year’s International Women’s Day holds particular resonance as we celebrate the strength, talents and power of women throughout the world. This piece is dedicated to women in architecture – those inspirational, tenacious, intelligent and imaginative women who have contributed greatly to the industry. While some are well known, others […]

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Material Desire: Shagreen

There are few things more fascinating to me than discovering new materials, or spotting beautiful materials combined in a way I’ve never seen before. So, it makes perfect sense for me to dedicate a new section on the blog to exactly that – my material desire. _____________________________ S H A G R E E N […]

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Speak your mind: BXXLGHT bespoke lighting

A picture tells a thousand words, but words shape a story. BXXLGHT  allows you to say whatever you like – within their fabulous, bespoke light boxes. An aspirational quote, a seductive statement to a lover, or words that simply enhance the mood of the surrounding interiors. Bespoke lighting as personal as you and your space. […]

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Object of Obsession: Altamarea marble & oak basin

Two timeless materials have been combined here to form this beautiful, bespoke marble and oak bathroom basin. The oak wooden casing adds a beautiful warmth against the luxurious, dark-veined marble. Oh, to replace my conventional walnut and porcelain bathroom unit with this! Altamarea focus on using innovative materials and handcrafted methods to create exclusive, one […]

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Amy Cushing’s bespoke glass art: The Treasure Collection

I feel a wonderful sense of escapism seeing beautifully sculptured, brilliantly hued glass. There’s something about the cool translucence that carries my mind to an idyllic beachside; often reminding me of home, by Sydney’s stunning beaches. This is what drew me in to Amy Cushing, a London-based, bespoke glassware Designer whose creative repertoire extends globally. […]

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Object of Obsession: House of Hackney fabric

  I don’t usually care much for whimsical prints, but there is something about this “Hackney Empire” fabric, by House of Hackney, that I just can’t get enough of. Perhaps it’s the rich, indigo velvet that gives it that sophisticated feel, or the outlandish collection of animals that make me fall in love with the […]

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