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There are so many things that inspire us, gently direct us and help us to create the place we call ‘Home’.  Our journey through life, the ebbs and flows, the joys and the challenges, always leads us back to this one place, this place we call ‘home’.

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Autumn Inspiration

Autumn Inspiration

It has been quite a while since I last posted and it has been a very different year to the usual one for all of us, with challenges in abundance. The seasons have changed and passed and we are once again, in my favourite time of year, Autumn. There is so much beauty...

read more
Winter Interiors

Winter Interiors

Colour inspiration is all around us, rooted in our seasons and countryside. Colour is a personal, powerful and emotive subject, so choosing colours for our interiors is a deeply personal expression of ourselves, and our feelings, the strength of our pull towards the...

read more
Classic Blue

Classic Blue

Earlier this year, Pantone, the renown colour trend forecasting company, announced their 2020 Colour of The Year as Classic Blue For over two decades, Pantone’s Color of the Year predictions have influenced both product development colour choices…

read more
Seasonal Colour

Seasonal Colour

I love the variety that our seasons give us in the UK, in particular noticing the small changes in each season as the year progresses through. The use of nature's colour in interior design brings personality and character in to our interiors. Winter has been full of...

read more
Country Brocante

Country Brocante

The Country Brocante Fair returned to the incredible Daylesford Organic Farm in the Cotswolds at the weekend and we were so pleased to be one of the exhibitors. The Brocante has mainly independent traders, all providing a wonderful opportunity to immerse yourself in a...

read more
Lifestyle & Linen

Lifestyle & Linen

Reflection and instinct are invaluable parts of human nature and this year, they have played a much larger part in the business and the directions and decisions we made, that I had envisaged. During the Spring months, when we were creating the new website, one of the...

read more
The Dorset Brocante

The Dorset Brocante

One of my things I love about running your own business is the marketing and promotion and exhibiting at a select few shows each year, to meet our customers face to face, both our long established customers and the new ones too. We do not attend many shows as it is...

read more
Cornish Colours

Cornish Colours

A colour palette inspired by the beautiful rugged landscape of the Cornish Coast. The colours of the water's edge, the rugged cliffs, the harsh wind in Winter, old knotted wood weathered by wind and storm, and the crystal blue green of the sea when the sun peeks...

read more
A Flock of Sheep

A Flock of Sheep

I am so fortunate to have been involved in many dreamy interior projects over the years, and this one was no exception!  In the Spring of 2018, I was asked to work with the very lovely Kirsty from Dither & Faff, on their shepherds hut in Dorset. The hut was an...

read more
Winter Interiors

Winter Interiors

Colour inspiration is all around us, rooted in our seasons and countryside. Colour is a personal, powerful and emotive subject, so choosing colours for our interiors is a deeply personal expression of ourselves, and our feelings, the strength of our pull towards the...

read more
Classic Blue

Classic Blue

Earlier this year, Pantone, the renown colour trend forecasting company, announced their 2020 Colour of The Year as Classic Blue For over two decades, Pantone’s Color of the Year predictions have influenced both product development colour choices…

read more
Lifestyle & Linen

Lifestyle & Linen

Reflection and instinct are invaluable parts of human nature and this year, they have played a much larger part in the business and the directions and decisions we made, that I had envisaged. During the Spring months, when we were creating the new website, one of the...

read more
Cornish Colours

Cornish Colours

A colour palette inspired by the beautiful rugged landscape of the Cornish Coast. The colours of the water's edge, the rugged cliffs, the harsh wind in Winter, old knotted wood weathered by wind and storm, and the crystal blue green of the sea when the sun peeks...

read more
A Flock of Sheep

A Flock of Sheep

I am so fortunate to have been involved in many dreamy interior projects over the years, and this one was no exception!  In the Spring of 2018, I was asked to work with the very lovely Kirsty from Dither & Faff, on their shepherds hut in Dorset. The hut was an...

read more
Autumn Inspiration

Autumn Inspiration

It has been quite a while since I last posted and it has been a very different year to the usual one for all of us, with challenges in abundance. The seasons have changed and passed and we are once again, in my favourite time of year, Autumn. There is so much beauty...

read more
Winter Interiors

Winter Interiors

Colour inspiration is all around us, rooted in our seasons and countryside. Colour is a personal, powerful and emotive subject, so choosing colours for our interiors is a deeply personal expression of ourselves, and our feelings, the strength of our pull towards the...

read more
Classic Blue

Classic Blue

Earlier this year, Pantone, the renown colour trend forecasting company, announced their 2020 Colour of The Year as Classic Blue For over two decades, Pantone’s Color of the Year predictions have influenced both product development colour choices…

read more
Seasonal Colour

Seasonal Colour

I love the variety that our seasons give us in the UK, in particular noticing the small changes in each season as the year progresses through. The use of nature's colour in interior design brings personality and character in to our interiors. Winter has been full of...

read more
Country Brocante

Country Brocante

The Country Brocante Fair returned to the incredible Daylesford Organic Farm in the Cotswolds at the weekend and we were so pleased to be one of the exhibitors. The Brocante has mainly independent traders, all providing a wonderful opportunity to immerse yourself in a...

read more
Lifestyle & Linen

Lifestyle & Linen

Reflection and instinct are invaluable parts of human nature and this year, they have played a much larger part in the business and the directions and decisions we made, that I had envisaged. During the Spring months, when we were creating the new website, one of the...

read more
The Dorset Brocante

The Dorset Brocante

One of my things I love about running your own business is the marketing and promotion and exhibiting at a select few shows each year, to meet our customers face to face, both our long established customers and the new ones too. We do not attend many shows as it is...

read more
Cornish Colours

Cornish Colours

A colour palette inspired by the beautiful rugged landscape of the Cornish Coast. The colours of the water's edge, the rugged cliffs, the harsh wind in Winter, old knotted wood weathered by wind and storm, and the crystal blue green of the sea when the sun peeks...

read more
A Flock of Sheep

A Flock of Sheep

I am so fortunate to have been involved in many dreamy interior projects over the years, and this one was no exception!  In the Spring of 2018, I was asked to work with the very lovely Kirsty from Dither & Faff, on their shepherds hut in Dorset. The hut was an...

read more
A Flock of Sheep

A Flock of Sheep

I am so fortunate to have been involved in many dreamy interior projects over the years, and this one was no exception!  In the Spring of 2018, I was asked to work with the very lovely Kirsty from Dither & Faff, on their shepherds hut in Dorset. The hut was an...

read more
Autumn Inspiration

Autumn Inspiration

It has been quite a while since I last posted and it has been a very different year to the usual one for all of us, with challenges in abundance. The seasons have changed and passed and we are once again, in my favourite time of year, Autumn. There is so much beauty...

read more
Winter Interiors

Winter Interiors

Colour inspiration is all around us, rooted in our seasons and countryside. Colour is a personal, powerful and emotive subject, so choosing colours for our interiors is a deeply personal expression of ourselves, and our feelings, the strength of our pull towards the...

read more
Cornish Colours

Cornish Colours

A colour palette inspired by the beautiful rugged landscape of the Cornish Coast. The colours of the water's edge, the rugged cliffs, the harsh wind in Winter, old knotted wood weathered by wind and storm, and the crystal blue green of the sea when the sun peeks...

read more
A Flock of Sheep

A Flock of Sheep

I am so fortunate to have been involved in many dreamy interior projects over the years, and this one was no exception!  In the Spring of 2018, I was asked to work with the very lovely Kirsty from Dither & Faff, on their shepherds hut in Dorset. The hut was an...

read more