Marble, the cool kid on the interiors block

Marble has a reputation in interiors – old-school, stuffy, classical, one for the oligarch bling brigade – but that’s changing fast. Today’s marble has got attitude, and it’s as much about applying it cleverly in contemporary interiors as it is about showing off to your friends and covering every surface …

From luxe to contemporary – designing with marble

Marble is the next big thing – that’s what the interiors trend forecasters are saying. As a material it’s always been classic and timeless. So with the new applications in honed marble it’s seems more relevant now. It’s always been one of our favourite materials to work with. For it’s …

Interiors micro trend – leaf print fabrics

We’ve chosen the best leaf print fabrics so you can bring summer into your home and garden. Upholster outdoor or indoor furniture, style leaf print cushions with some Franco Albini chairs, pour a drink and enjoy the sunshine. 1. Bannanier fabric by Boussac   2. Palma by Christopher Farr   3. …

Salone del Mobile Milan 2014 – My-Studio’s ‘hot list’

If you weren’t lucky enough to make it out to Milan last week for it’s annual international design show, My-Studio has put together a ‘hot-list’ of all the good stuff. Gallotti & Radice‘s Tetris brass and glass side table This light and elegant side table caught My-Studio’s eye for it’s measured …

Colour story

When spring hits London, I get obsessive about colour. And not just soft, washed out, half-arsed colour. I mean bold, exciting, punch-you-in-the-guts-colour.