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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
Karen Howes portrait

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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Interior Style Hunter interviews Claudia Sigismondi and Andrea Proto di Santa Dorotea from Plusdesign

30th June 2016
plusdesign

Claudia Sigismondi and Andrea Proto di Santa Dorotea are both trained architects and partners at their firm Plusdesign. A Swiss based architectural and design firm. I caught up with them recently to discuss design, their latest projects and what’s next for their firm. What is your design signature/style? At Plusdesign each project is different. Our main intention is to enhance the existing space and we have a creative approach when designing rather than a preconceived style. We certainly love to reinvent tradition.…

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Interior Style Hunter interviews interior designer Sophie Paterson

5th May 2016
sophie paterson

Sophie Paterson runs a very successful interior design studio. Based in London and Surrey, this fast growing studio takes on a variety of projects both in Britain and abroad.  Sophie designs both residential and commercial spaces too. I particularly like the palette that Sophie works in, I think this gives the owner an opportunity to build on a strong foundation over time. The styling is beautiful too. Do enjoy the interview. What is your design signature/style? Our signature style is contemporary classic…

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Interior Style Hunter interviews interior designer Amelia Carter

28th April 2016
Amelia-Carter

Amelia Carter runs a design studio in London. She creates beautiful bespoke interiors with an emphasis on durable elegance. You’ll notice the attention to detail in the images as well as the way in which the styling has been done, it’s very simple, but so luxe! Do enjoy the interview. What is your design signature/style? Understated Elegance. Our designs confront the traditional interior with a contemporary touch, while maintaining the qualities of comfort and colour. What type of people do you love…

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Are you listening to Million Dollar Decorating?

25th April 2016
Million Dollar Decorating Podcast Grant Pierrus

Over the last few months, designer James Swan has slowly been creating a new phenomenon in the interior design world. He’s created a podcast that’s dedicated to interior design. For those of you that don’t know what a podcast is, here’s a simple definition: a digital audio file made available on the Internet for downloading to a computer or portable media player, typically available as a series, new installments of which can be received by subscribers automatically. Million Dollar Decorating has…

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Interview with interior designer Hannah West from Cannon West Interior Design

14th April 2016
Hannah West Cannon West Interior Design

Hannah West is an interior designer that creates beautiful luxury country homes. Her work is fantastic and I love the way in which design challenges are solved, but there is no compromise to the overall look of the space. Hannah gave me some great answers to my interview questions, and I hope you’ll enjoy and learn from them too. What is your design signature/style? My own style is Luxe Country House and I find that increasingly I am reflecting the…

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Interior Style Hunter interviews interior designer Peter Staunton

25th March 2016
peter staunton

Peter Staunton brings together rock n roll and interior design. I love it when a designer has a definite signature, I’m not talking about having the same look, but a signature. In Peter’s case, his rock n roll signature helps him to give his designs an edgier feel. It’s fun and serious, but also very comfortable too. What is your design signature/style? Luxury Rock n Roll chic, mixing a fearless blend of raw & refined design. My aim is to…

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Interior Style Hunter Interviews Interior Designer Charlotte Crosland

10th March 2016
Charlotte Crosland

Charlotte Crosland is an interior designer that inspires me. Each project is tackled in a new way that’s unique to the project in hand. I love this description from Charlotte’s website: Her schemes are full of strong, brave touches: hallways covered in boldly patterned wallpapers and punchy accessories, bathrooms gleaming with luxurious marbles and opulent lighting, sitting rooms sumptuous with richly textured cushions and graphic rugs, jet-black kitchens dazzling with checkered linoleum floors… all of these disparate elements fusing to…

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In conversation with Daniel Hopwood

29th February 2016
Daniel Hopwood

Over the last few weeks, the Great Interior Design Challenge has been beamed into our homes and sharing with us the story of amateur designers who are trying to break into a new industry and follow their dream and passion to become an interior designer. While the show has caused some controversy in the interior design industry, I think that overall it has caused the interior design industry to have a think about how it is perceived by the general…

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