Interior Design News & Blog

We're now on Homify!

We’re now on Homify!

  We’re now on Homify! You can see our portfolio of interior design work, as well as that of hundreds of other designers, manufacturers and all of their products. There are lots of articles on there too. Browse through, find inspiration and create ideabooks for your own project. You can visit our profile here: Residence Interior […]

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Project Featured in Grand Designs Magazine

Project Featured in Grand Designs Magazine

  UPDATE: it’s out now!  Read all about it here: Grand Designs – August 2014.   We’re delighted that our recent project refurbishing the interior of a modern house in Cambridgeshire is featured in the August issue of Grand Designs Magazine. Grand Designs have included wonderful shots of the home across eight full pages, and it’s […]

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Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to our new website!

  It’s been a lot of work in the design, planning and testing, and I’m so thrilled to be able to show it to you today – the address is http://residenceinteriordesign.com/ For the first time we’re able to bring you our full portfolio of interior design projects, with beautiful images for you to browse through.  […]

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Hello, My Name is Paul Smith, at the Design Museum London

Hello, My Name is Paul Smith, at the Design Museum London

  As promised a selection from the current Paul Smith exhibition at the Design Museum in London. From designing his logo through to the clothes that appears on the catwalks and in the shops, it’s a fabulous journey through the work of one of the most interesting designers around. Small details like the sketch on […]

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Starting a new interior design project in the Barbican - lovely clients!

Starting a new interior design project in the Barbican – lovely clients!

I’m starting an exciting new interiors project in the Barbican Estate today… …and I feel blessed to have such lovely clients!     [You can read an update here on this Barbican Estate Interior Redesign Project – reflecting on the original materials presentations now that the full refurbishment project is on site.]    

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Last chance to see the Paul Smith exhibition at the Design Museum

Last chance to see the Paul Smith exhibition at the Design Museum

  This is the last week to see the fabulous exhibition ‘Hello, My Name is Paul Smith’ at the Design Museum in London.  It’s a must-see exhibition if you haven’t already been.  I visited recently and will post up some pics and comments shortly. And there’s a wall of buttons…!

Lighting feature in Icon Magazine

Lighting feature in Icon Magazine

Our lighting design for the interior refurbishment of this London penthouse is featured in the June issue of Icon Magazine. A trio of Crescent’s Laluna fibre optic chandeliers are hung over this William Holland hand-tinned copper bath. This article has been added to our press page, or you can go straight to the article here.  

Upcoming Feature in Grand Designs Magazine

Upcoming Feature in Grand Designs Magazine

Very exciting news… there’s a feature on one of our interior design projects coming soon in Grand Designs Magazine! I’ll let you know when it’s out, and it’ll be added to our press page.                        

Lecturing at the Inchbald School of Design

Lecturing at the Inchbald School of Design

It was a privilege to deliver a lecture to the students of the Inchbald School of Design in London yesterday. Covering interior layout, space planning, bathroom design and finishes specification, it prompted lots of questions, and gave the students plenty to consider for their own upcoming interior design projects. Find out more about the school […]

Before and After: London Powder Room / Cloakroom Design

Before and After: London Powder Room / Cloakroom Design

  Here’s another ‘before and after’ from one of our projects. This is the powder room / cloakroom from a complete interior design and refurbishment of a riverside penthouse apartment opposite the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London. It’s a striking scheme, but also elegant and luxurious. As the room is often used by guests, […]