Though only back in the UK for a month to do press interviews before she resumes filming, actress Laura Pradelska warmly welcomed us into her elegant garden flat in North West London.
The German-born Game of Thrones actress - who previously lived in LA for eight years - gave us a tour of her stunning home which perfectly marries her own eclectic style with her husband's love of Bauhaus design.
I feel as if every time I have moved, I left a whole life behind and started anew. I think the LA lifestyle - and decor for that matter - is vastly different from here, mainly because of the climate. My mother always had fresh flowers in our home in Germany. I guess I took that from her and from my life there.
What's the first thing you do after returning home from filming?
Probably our brand new food processor. I insisted on buying one as I wanted to change our lifestyle and start cooking healthy and eating out less... I still haven't taken it out of the box - shameful, really!
When learning lines at home, how do you switch into work mode?
After procrastinating for about two hours, I turn off all appliances (laptop, phone, kindle) and just sit in the conservatory and start my work.
I get distracted very easily, so I try to shut myself off from the outside world completely.
What do you miss about living in Islington and what do you love about the area you live in now?
I LOVE Angel and I really miss all the bars and little restaurants there, but I am now really happy here and we have loads of great friends in the area as well as fantastic pubs like The Washington and The Stag. I also love going to Chamomile Café. Plus there are such wonderful parks like Primrose Hill and Hampstead Heath.
I think I will probably always be around North London, if life and work permits. I really would rather stay here in London, but if work took me to other countries, I would be okay with that too.
I've moved houses, countries and continents so often in my life that I can get acclimated very easily.
One of my favourite places in the world is Tel Aviv and I could possibly see myself living there one day far, far away, and since Tel Aviv has fantastic Bauhaus architecture, my other half would probably be happy too!
See Phoebe-Lettice Thompson's full shoot of Laura's amazing apartment below...
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