Get the Look | Sketch London

Get the Look | Sketch London

Sketch has been on my list of places to check out for afternoon tea for a long time. I mean, look at this place: A lot of the elements could work in a residential space too. The artwork at Sketch is by David Shrigley, who I love. His prints aren’t insanely expensive, but you could also opt for a similar (less humourous) aesthetic with black and white sketched prints from Etsy. Wall Scones – Barnlight Electric // Copper Frames – WonderhagenHorse Print –… View Post

e-Design: A Cheerful Jeeves & Wooster Inspired Living Room

e-Design: A Cheerful Jeeves & Wooster Inspired Living Room

I’ve officially launched my e-Design services, and today I’m sharing a full design plan I put together for a UK client so you can see what my e-Design services include.My client, KP, wanted a Jeeves & Wooster-inspired living room (i.e. with 1930s Art Deco touches) that felt bright and cheery. He already had table lamps, a large gold mirror, and had recently picked up an Oriental coffee table on eBay. He loves leather furniture, and wanted a sofa bed for overnight… View Post

Mood Board: Dining and Living Room Design Plans

Mood Board: Dining and Living Room Design Plans

So we have a deal. J is allowed to buy some fancy (yet, in my humble opinion, unnecessary) computer thing and I am allowed my equally fancy (yet also not entirely necessary) Chesterfield! Woot! I’m not sure he really understands what he’s agreed to, but I’m going with it, and quick, before he changes his mind. In light of that, I’ve nailed down my dining and living room design plans for the new house. It’s long and narrow – similar to our… View Post

Design Board: A Cosy & Feminine Living Room

Design Board: A Cosy & Feminine Living Room

I’m picturing this cheery space as the compact but cosy living room of a new grad’s first apartment; a sweet, girly space to come home to after long hours at your first job. Small but still good for lounging and entertaining. Print – Minted // Lamp – Zinc Door // Side Table – TargetSofa – CB2 // Rug – TargetBean Bag Chair – Bean Bag Boss // Plant basket – Ikea I recieved compensation for this post on behalf of Bean Bag Boss.

Design Board: A Modern Rustic Living Room

Design Board: A Modern Rustic Living Room

This mood board incorporates modern pieces into a rustic living room design to create a layered, inviting space. It’s really all about texture, from the shiny brass lamps to the woven basket and rug to the laser-etched hide rug. Bookshelf – Ikea // Lamps – Zinc Door // Rug as Wall Hanging – West ElmSofa – Shackletons // Coffee Table – via Houzz // Faux Fiddle Leaf Fig – IkeaPlant Pot – Anthropologie // Basket – Serena & Lily // Chairs – One Kings LaneLeather Rug – Zara Home //… View Post