Being my own Client

I’m working on a new residential design project, but this project is different. Why is it different you ask? Well firstly it’s for an interior designer (uh-oh) and secondly it’s for my worst critic (me!), this presents me with the biggest problem… How do you work on a creative project when it’s for yourself and you are super fussy and…
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Inside Scoop: How do you develop a concept?

I always have a lot of people asking me how I choose a look and develop the concept for a project, which can be as complicated as using a keyword derived from primary and secondary research or as simple as a ‘style’ of living.  My first port of call would be looking at what I have been supplied in terms…
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Vintage Interiors

Its been a while since my last post and i’m really trying to get the momentum going again, being busy is not an excuse… so here goes… A friend recently asked me to come and take a sneak peak at a project he was working on and i was taken aback, it inspired me to try and get back on…
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Project Install: Fineburger Co – St Pancras – Completion Photo’s

Ta-daaa! The finished article! I definitely recommend popping down to check out the interior, grab a burger and their ingenious ‘garlic fries’!!
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The Liebster Award!!

So I woke this morning to find that I had been nominated for the Liebster Award by Something for Lilah, which is great as i’m new to blogging and this award is great recognition and makes me realise that my blog does get noticed! So thanks for this!! The Leibster Award is one which is awarded to bloggers with less…
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Feature Walls: Cityscapes

So i’ve been thinking about cityscapes and how I love them visually, I think they’d make a great feature wall and the development from Getty who have released thousands of images for us to use free of charge has made me take this further and put together some of their best cityscapes (in my opinion of course!) which i’d love to…
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My Goals for 2014….

Instead of ‘new years resolutions’ i’m taking them to be my ‘GOALS’ for 2014… I’m not sure if that means that they are more achievable but i will certainly give it a good go! LOOK AFTER MYSELF To put my health first and look after number 1, apt that this is my first goal of 2014! In order to achieve…
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Radiant Orchid: Pantone colour of the year 2014!

Pantone ‘Colour of the Year’ is Radiant Orchid, this colour lends itself to many associations from the hues of a particularly special sunset to sultry jewel tones. Looking at how the industries have embraced this colour is fantastic, from accessories to jewellery and home furnishings.                              …
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New Project Install: Infamous Soho Nightclub

Thanks to us this top secret soho nightclub’s VIP room  will have a re-vamp as well as freshly upholstered sofa’s and branded customised wallpaper. It has been a huge operation co-ordinating all the artists and contractors, particularly so because of the small space! Works involved: Antiquing furniture, mirrors, peeling and distressing wallpaper, stencil artwork painting, lighting design, styling and branding.…
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Endless trend?!

Looking at recent exhibitions and installations there seems to be a growing trend for the ‘endless‘ in design. Is this trend increasingly used to allow artists the ‘get out clause’ to not complete a project or do you think it works well? Does the installation feel complete? London Design Festival gave us the ‘Endless Stair’ designed by dRMM and now New Zealand artist David…
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New Project Install: Fineburger Co – St Pancras

So my role at Shaun Clarkson ID involves project management and implementation on site as well as a few other things…. The first project install that I worked on here was for The Fine Food Company, more specifically Fineburger Co, we re-designed the interior to incorporate more of a dine in restaurant as well as expanding the take away options…
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Explore the World artwork

This is a piece of artwork I created based on the words ‘Explore the World’ … My interpretation for this work was based on the countries and wonders of the world I have seen and places that I still wish to go.     I hope to one day tick them all off my artwork and be able to post…
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