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Pattern cutting inspiration in NYC

21.04.17

Loved viewing these cleverly cut dress drapes in the Drawing room or ‘Fragonard’ room at the Frick residence, 5th Ave, NYC over Easter weekend. The Italian strung effect is in fact created by cleverly placed pleats (in the same style as the outside edges of swags) at the points of the upper passementerie tassel tiebacks, […]

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February Bespoke headboards

22.02.17

Just completed these pairs of and single headboards for twins and king size beds, with wings / deep curved profiles / con caved curved tops and all with cut outs at the base to fit around skirting boards, so guaranteeing a perfect result when we fit them in situ. Think they’re going to look super […]

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Celebrating 30 Years trading with Front covers

11.12.16

Our December celebration front cover is from November (1991 to be precise) for David Hicks International. There is a lovely article inside on what was then billed as the most expensive ever penthouse in London at One Palace Green. This cover includes fabric upon fabric, layer upon layer, skill upon skill, including upholstered walls, headboard […]

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Easy Chic November

12.11.16

Our November cover, from our collection celebrating 30 years trading, is from November 2005 showing the London home of Peter and Felicity Osborne and featuring our ‘triple cuff’ headed curtains in #OsborneAndLittle striped silk. More pics of these and the rest of this lovely Notting Hill Town house can be seen by clicking on this […]

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Curtain poles for 2017

19.10.16

These beauties are exiting me for projects 2017. I’m thinking 3″ soft French headings on the timber poles, with those industrial styled ‘perfected’ brackets, and I’m hanging east coast american ‘castle’ headings from the super chic square profile brass. Fuck that’s sexy. No?

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Don’t Stop Me Now, I’m Having Such A Good Time, I’m Having A Ball. Designer’s Panto ’17, We’re Back….

12.10.16

I’m so exited because I’m gonna go the Chelsea Harbour Design Centre of Perfoming Arts. I mean, I’m dying to be a serious actor. Anyway, its the first day of Panto class – and we’re in the Design Club and  the teacher, Miss Douglas…. Oh Miss Douglas… Anyway, she puts us on the stage with […]

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‘Miss October’ of our front cover series celebrating 30 years trading

09.10.16

‘Miss October’ of our celebration 30 yrs trading front covers is actually one of three November issues (we don’t have an October). This one was for the uber chic Kate BIngham and since we were working together only this week, and seeing each other again next week for the ‘Panto ’17’ launch (yes, it’s back), […]

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‘Curtain Up’ Prince Edward Theatre Auditorium

28.09.16

If the cameras pan out to show the auditorium, our curtains will be all over cinemas on October 16th (for one night only) and then on DVD & Blue Ray from October 24th. I’m so proud to have worked on this very special project and very special theatre, my own personal ‘Dreamland’. Other auditorium curtain […]

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Roman Blind Chain Guards

26.09.16

Beautifully finished chain guards on our Roman blinds are available in several finishes to match our side wind chain colours. Safety and style rolled into one.  God is in the detail.

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My kind of heaven

20.09.16

My kind of heaven in the #WattsOfWestminster showroom, #DesignCentreChelseaHarbour, #Focus’16. Everything stunning. Everything tactile. I could quite literally strip naked and roll around in all of Fiona’s stunning collections. After closing hours, obviously.

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