Inspiration

Bring the outside in

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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Love this gorgeous photo from Sibella Court’s book Gypsy, it features our chairs upholstered in “Glossy Leaves” and ottoman in “Big Leaves”. Our prints are available on linen and cotton canvas.

Photography: Chris Court

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Vanessa Bell

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Bell, Vanessa; Window, Still Life; Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/window-still-life-61657

Bell, Vanessa; Arum and Tulips; Salford Museum & Art Gallery; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/arum-and-tulips-164880

Still Life on Corner of a Mantelpiece 1914 Vanessa Bell 1879-1961 Purchased 1969 http://www.tate.org.uk/art/work/T01133

Bell, Vanessa; A Venetian Window; Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/a-venetian-window-54372

Bell, Vanessa; Jug of Flowers; National Trust, Monk's House; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/jug-of-flowers-220635

We’re inspired by…

Vanessa Bell, an English artist, interior designer and member of the famous circle of friends known as the Bloomsbury group. Her artistic talents knew no bounds and her creative flair translated beautifully to ceramics, textiles and furniture that she designed for the well-known Omega Workshop.

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Art and fashion

Monday, August 22, 2016

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The Charleston Farmhouse that served as the creative core for the Bloomsbury group was used as the location for this sumptuous shoot bringing fashion, art and interiors effortlessly together.

Publication: Harper’s Bazaar UK November 2014
Photographer: Tom Allen

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Alex Hotel

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

COPY Mezzanine_Level_Alex_Hotel_250515_79464-1We designed two prints for Arent & Pyke for their Alex Hotel project. We were thrilled to hear that they took out the Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Award in the Hospitality category for this project!

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Postcard from Maine

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

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Love the colours in this old postcard from Maine.

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Tiles

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

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Beautiful ceramic relief tiles, known as azulejos, adorn facades and interiors throughout Porto, Portugal. Some tell stories such as those found on churches and public buildings and others are just purely for decoration.

 

 

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Marble

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

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It’s incredible that a sculptor could start with a big slab of marble and create something so fluid, soft and beautiful.

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Hearst Castle

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

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Extreme decoration everywhere you looked!

Loved our visit through the excess at Hearst Castle in San Simeon, California.

 

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More frills

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

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It’s no secret, we love a good frill even ones that are made from hessian!

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Nature’s sculpture

Thursday, August 27, 2015

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In the Armstrong Redwood State Park in the US,  the up-ended roots from these giant trees form surreal natural sculptures.

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