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Interior Style Hunter interviews interior designer Laura Hammett

22nd December 2016
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I met Aaron and Laura Hammett while judging a furniture design competition for Decca earlier this year. They had made it through to the final round with their tub chair design. Through a series of short interviews we got to find out about what Laura and Aaron do in their design business. Laura and Aaron have built a fantastic brand which produces incredible projects and is very well known, both in the design industry and in the property sector. Often when I speak to…

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Interior Style Hunter Interviews Interior Designer Keith Baltimore

1st December 2016
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Keith Baltimore is an award winning interior designer. He set up Baltimore Design Group over 25 years ago, and has gone on to create a successful business and brand. His designs are classic and elegant, and I particularly love the way that he uses scale in his projects, something which I’ve noticed that US designers are particularly good at. I was really excited at the opportunity to interview Keith. Do enjoy. What is your design signature/style? There is no set…

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Top Designers Share Their Master Bedroom Interior Design Ideas

28th November 2016
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Our master bedrooms are our inner sanctuary and very private spaces. It’s not often that you get to see inside someone else’s master bedroom and quite rightly so. I love to think about a master bedroom as an intensely private space that you share with your partner and perhaps children. You should feel quite liberated when designing your master bedroom, as the only person you need to keep happy here is you. But as always, it’s good to get some…

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Business Interviews

Talk: Value Investing in Interiors at the Winter Art & Antiques Fair

27th October 2016
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Many of you know that I work with the world renowned interior designer Rachel Laxer, and we are so excited to share our talk coming up at the Winter Art & Antiques Fair. We’re in good company too, as the British Museum, Wallace Collection and the Ashmolean Museum are amongst some of the speakers at the Fair. We will be discussing Rachel’s formula for creating interiors that increase in value over time. Rachel uses her finely tuned eye and wealth…

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Book Review Brands Interior Design Interviews

Interview: The Perfect Bath by Barbara Sallick, co-founder of Waterworks

10th October 2016
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Barbara Sallick, the co founder of Waterworks, recently published her latest book, The Perfect Bath. I was invited to the London book launch a couple of weeks ago at their King’s Road shop and was lucky enough to interview Barbara before the event. The Perfect Bath Grant: Why did you write the book? Barbara: I have 40 years of experience thinking about the bath, talking about the bath, learning about the bath and intimately understanding what needs to go into…

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Interior Style Hunter interviews Henriette Von Stockhausen from VSP Interiors

1st September 2016
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Henriette von Stockhausen and Jane Petti founded VSP Interiors in 2000. This high end interior design practice has carved out a unique niche for themselves in the interior design sector. With a focus on timeless classic design which they fuse with modern and personal elements which enables them to work on grand country estates and super modern city pads. Henriette Von Stockhausen, Co-Founder and Designer at VSP Interiors What is your design signature/style? Coming from an antiques background and having worked…

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Brands Interior Design Interviews

Interior Style Hunter interviews Marco Costa, Boca do Lobo’s Head of Design

13th August 2016
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Boca do Lobo is way more than just a furniture producer, they create art, beautiful pieces of furniture that you instantly fall in love with. These pieces evoke a strong emotional feeling just the way that art does. You will see in my interview with Marco Costa who is Head of Design at Boca do Lobo that this strong emotional energy stems from him and is clearly an important part of this iconic brand. How did you get into the world…

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Interior Style Hunter interviews Alice Barrington-Wells from Carter Wells, the Interior Designer Agency

11th August 2016
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Where do you go if you’re looking for an interior designer? There are so many incredible designers out there that it can be quite hard to select one. Well let me tell you a little secret, Carter Wells is the place to go. Alice represents the best designers in the UK, and her business, Carter Wells, will help you to select a designer who will best suit you and your project. I recently caught up with Alice to talk about…

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Interior Style Hunter interviews interior designer James Gostelow

1st August 2016
James Gostelow

I met James Gostelow a few months ago and was very impressed with how he is growing his interior design business, he has completed quite a few projects in a short time and they are fabulous. It’s not too often that you come across a designer who is so focused and ambitious about growing his business. You’ll see what I mean in the interview below. What is your design signature/style? I guess my signature style is traditional country with a…

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The business of Design with Karen Howes

1st July 2016
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Entering the smart Taylor Howes Knightsbridge studio, you are welcomed with a warm smile and shown to the waiting area. Designed to impress, Taylor Howes’ new offices are as much a showcase of their work as their exceptional portfolio. Headed up by Karen Howes, this 23 year old business is regarded as one of the top interior design names in the business. Their portfolio includes London’s largest private residence to date and their projects can be found on the most elite…

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