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Interior Blog — 2017

Pantone Colour of The Year ~ will Ultra-Violet have the same impact as Greenery?

2017 Trends

Pantone Colour of The Year ~ will Ultra-Violet have the same impact as Greenery?

When Pantone launched their Colour of the Year for 2017 the Interior Design community was delighted, it was a beauty! Fresh, vibrant and very versatile  Greenery was described as "a revitalising shade, Greenery is symbolic of new beginnings". " Greenery burts forth in 2017 to provide us with the reassurance we yearn for amid a tumultuous social and political environment. Satisfying our growing desire to rejuvenate and revitalise, Greenery symbolises the reconnection we seek with nature, one another and a larger purpose" Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Colour Institute.  If ever there was a time for new beginnings...

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Grey ~ The King of Colours

2017 Grey Inspiration Trends

Grey ~ The King of Colours

It was almost 10 years ago that I decided to decorate my large family bathroom in wall to wall large-format grey tiles. It was an unusual decision at the time as the trend for Grey hadn't really begun but I loved the clean neutral and the fresh, modern look it created with the white sanitary ware. It has always received complements over the years and I'm pleased I took the risk as it looks just as fresh and modern today.  Grey has become increasing popular over the last decade and it remains the go-to colour for Interior design, from carpets...

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Our Top Picks from Paris Maison '17

2017 Inspiration Interior

Our Top Picks from Paris Maison '17

Maison, it was everything we hoped for. Rammed full of beautiful design, some a lot better than others and a few too many follow-the-leaders. But we found some stunning new design, some exquisite craftsmanship and lots of lovely stuff for our homes.  Here are a few of our top picks... As I said in my last blog, Paris is so much more than the city for lovers locking padlocks on the Pont des Arts Bridge, Paris is the City of Style ~ and padlocks are to be found everywhere :)

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