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How Yona Friedman's Work Inspired Me to Keep a Daily Colour Diary

How Yona Friedman's Work Inspired Me to Keep a Daily Colour Diary

I came across architect Yona Friedman, or rather his work, in the Serpentine Gallery gardens in 2016. Summer House, pictured below, although huge (...

The Depth of International Klein Blue

The Depth of International Klein Blue

Having previously worked in the paint industry, I am constantly fascinated with creating depth through colour. People generally feel more relaxed e...

Fashion and Interior Colour Trends, Dressing for Dinner - 'New Neutrals' for SS18

Fashion and Interior Colour Trends, Dressing for Dinner - 'New Neutrals' for SS18

I'm pretty sure it's not just me but do you find when you go out for dinner you subconsciously dress to match the restaurant interior? I suppose it...

DCA Crafted & SWG3 HYPERMARKET + Competition!

DCA Crafted & SWG3 HYPERMARKET + Competition!

Would you like to buy Christmas presents directly from Makers and Designers? If so there are lots of opportunities to meet makers and designers fro...

The Herald Fashion Awards 2017

The Herald Fashion Awards 2017

Really delighted to be shortlisted in the 'Best Online Newcomer' category at The Herald Fashion Awards 2017. The winner will be announced at a Gala...

Exhibiting at Best of Britannia (BOB'17)

Exhibiting at Best of Britannia (BOB'17)

If you are in London this week it would be great to see you at Best of Britannia , a show celebrating the best of British design and manufacturing....

Silk Tie Collection - Images From the Photo Shoot

Silk Tie Collection - Images From the Photo Shoot

Looking at any colour or pattern from a distance can be useful as some patterns optically mix. If your pattern has two analogous colours next to ea...

The Breathtaking Colours of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

The Breathtaking Colours of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

One of the most frequently asked questions I receive is 'what inspires you?' Luckily, I live in Scotland, a country with breathtaking natural beaut...

Spring Greens

Spring Greens

Do you crave clean fresh greens when Spring arrives?  The banks of Edinburgh's  Water of Leith  are currently packed with pristine wild garlic lea...

Local Heroes Design at the G&V Hotel Edinburgh

Local Heroes Design at the G&V Hotel Edinburgh

Dr.Stacey Hunter, director and curator of Local Heroes Design invited me to take part in her Love Design  project, an exhibition celebrating design...

Visiting Paris Trade Shows January 2017

Visiting Paris Trade Shows January 2017

Cultural Enterprise Office (CEO) 'is a not-for-profit service providing access to free business support services. They help creative individuals a...

Exhibiting at Top Drawer London January 2017

Exhibiting at Top Drawer London January 2017

  We are excited to be exhibiting at Top Drawer , London 15th - 17th January 2017 where we will be launching some new designs. Every year style g...