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Perfect frame for a perfect view

10.12.17

I happened upon this lovely picture, posted this morning on social media by a lovely client, and with her kind permission I can share it with you. Lovely! I am very proud of this simple but perfectly proportioned window treatment that we created for a master suite in a very special #EnglishCountryHouse. The triple scalloped […]

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Let’s all go down the Strand

22.11.17

Site measure with team #DargieLewisDesigns today, working our magic in #TheStrand. Obvs I had to be dragged screaming and kicking to that part of town (not). A few idiosyncrasies of modern architecture to deal with, nothing we can’t overcome with clever draping, which is what today’s meeting was all about. Let’s all go down the […]

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Project details

14.10.17

Detail snapshots. All I can show you of the beautiful Helsinki apartment that we have just installed for a favourite client. It is truly gorgeous! The suite of rooms that these details come from include hand woven and dyed paisley wool with silver threads by #delecuona , custom coloured silk fringe by #pierrefrey curtain poles […]

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Decorex 2017

19.09.17

Loved being part of #turnerpocock #family #syonsurfshack #HouseandGarden #viplounge #decorex2017 #awning #seatcushions #throwpillows for tired #vipbottoms #tongueincheek photo credit #alexjames

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Decorex 2017

14.09.17

Setting up for #TurnerPocock #HouseandGarden #VIPLounge at #Decorex #SyonPark today. In just two more short days the industry’s finest will have decked out this empty shell of a marquee into a wonderland of #designanddecoration celebrating 40years of this great exhibition. Don’t forget to take a break in what I can assure you is going to […]

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Decorex 2017 VIP Lounge by Turner Pocock

05.08.17

Getting exited about helping the very lovely uber talents Bunny & Emma #TurnerPocock realise their #BahamasBeachBar for the #VIPlounge at #Decorex2017 . Maybe see you in there for a round of #sexonthebeach ?#cushions #seatsquabs #canopy #beachchic ://www.decorex.com/uk/visit/news-and-updates/5-minutes-withturner-pocock

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Stuckwork, Swags & Passementerie

03.07.17

Some great examples of #Stuckwork silk damask pelmet architraves #swags #beddrapes #headboards #tentedceilings #passementerie and so much more in the #grandstyle at #ChatsworthHouse #Derbyshire I could have stayed for hours soaking up the details. Guess I’ll have to go back. #whenmoreismore #gildthelily #handmadeinengland

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The stuff we do at Jon Rhodes Part one.

01.07.17

The first stage of any project is usually a site measure (unless estimating from plans and elevations previously). Here I am in Derbyshire measuring up windows for a lovely new project, summer 2017. I’m looking for overall window sizes, drops and widths, and I’m planning the over-sail measurements above and to each side of windows […]

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The stuff we do at Jon Rhodes Part one

30.06.17

The first stage of any project is usually a site measure (unless estimating from plans and elevations previously). Here I am in Derbyshire measuring up windows for a lovely new project, summer 2017. I’m looking for overall window sizes, drops and widths, and I’m planning the over-sail measurements above and to each side of windows […]

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On the road, France

13.06.17

#TeamJonRhodes just back to base after a lovely installation in #TheLoireValley #curtains #headboards #poles #Beddrapes #cushions #wine

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