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Top Designers Share Their Master Bedroom Interior Design Ideas

28th November 2016
salvesen graham master bedroom interior design ideas

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

27th October 2016
Value Investing in Interiors

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

13th August 2016
boca do lobo

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
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
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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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