Design Differently




Blue Horizons


I was asked to design a meeting room to welcome clients and for them to feel comfortable and at ease to work with their marketing partner ‘Blue Horizons’. This room is also home to Directors Zoe and Marcus (not forgetting Lola the dog) Davitt. In Zoe’s own words the office had become drab and tired after being located there for over 10 years, the office was for staff and not visited by clients but more recently they were coming to the Blue Horizons office. So Zoe wanted to ‘walk the walk’ and not just ‘talk the talk’! The brief was for the room to reflect there business offering, it was… Read More →



Autumn is my favourite time of year! I love the change of season. The colder darker nights gives you the excuse to eat comfort food and cosy up in bed or on the sofa watching films – obviously on weekends as week days are taken up with school runs and clubs for the kids, long working days, exercise and supermarket shops for me (what joy). On Sunday I made Jamie Oliver’s ‘Bloody Mary Beef’. It was bloody amazing – thanks Jamie. The kids made an apple crumble with apples from our tree (the tree I normally curse for dropping rotten apples but for a crumble its fine). The perfect Sunday… Read More →

I love these!

magnet friendly wallpaper rabbit

When working with a client I always make a shopping list of items of what needs to be purchased and for what room. But occasionally I stumble across things that I know they would love but the piece just isn’t right for the room that I’m designing. This was the case with these wonderful magnet friendly wallpapers. They are such strong and unique pieces that I felt would work perfectly in another room in the house, I felt compelled to pass them on. Its always a great feeling when your client loves it as well  and it makes it totally worth while going above and beyond the brief. The best bit though has to… Read More →