This week I am mostly decorating..... (our bedroom) As usual it's taking far longer than I expected and I just want to do the fun bits so I thought I'd put them on here while I have a break from painting. I'm kind of cheating a bit by putting together a sample board as I… Continue reading I’m no decorator…
At last, I finished my Interior Design project this week - a design for a museum cafe. The brief was to choose a furniture designer and a location for the museum and then design an interior incorporating their designs. I chose a married couple, Robin and Lucienne Day, who worked independently in different mediums from… Continue reading Design for a Museum Cafe – the 1950s are very in you know!
We decorated the boys bedroom a while ago but it was a bit plain so I decided to paper a small section with pages from a Tintin book as an alternative to wallpaper or stickers. This was so easy and the effect was great, I love the muted colours of blue, green and orange. Just… Continue reading Tintin on a feature wall
This was the first project for my Interior Design level 2 course at East Berkshire College in Windsor. We had to choose a global theme, a client and a room to design. I decided to go for a Chinese bedroom in an Edwardian house but with a European, contemporary feel. Please see photos below showing… Continue reading My designs for a Chinese but contemporary bedroom
Well, it took 2.5 days to complete, I'd forgotten I don't actually like decorating that much although I do like designing and the wallpapering bit was fun! Here it is completed. If you see any wallpaper you like I made a note of them all so let me know... (I should charge commission!)
Last week I decided to revamp our pantry. I really didn't want to spend lots of money on expensive wallpaper for a cupboard so I decided to use the wallpaper samples I've been collecting (I'm fussy when it comes to choosing a wallpaper and I can't find one I like for our bedroom!) Here is… Continue reading Designing an eclectic pantry – my first project