Interior Designers

The Scandinavian Influence

Aarti Popat | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Aarti Popat

The 'Scandi-look' is what I have requests for from a lot of my clients, they love the style and the feeling it evokes. The pure simplicity of clean lines and pared back elegance makes the space warm and inviting and is usually functional and minimal. The use of muted tones and earthy materials such as wood is a must for Scandinavian inspired homes.

Inside Scoop: How Do You Develop A Concept?

Aarti Popat | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Aarti Popat

I always have a lot of people asking me how I choose a look and develop the concept for a project, which can be as complicated as using a keyword derived from primary and secondary research or as simple as a 'style' of living.

Is 2016 The Year For A Handmade Christmas?

Aarti Popat | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Aarti Popat

I don't know about you but I'm looking forward to getting cosy on the sofa with candles burning and Christmas movies playing all day... But before that there is lots of work to do. It's not that easy to make your own Christmas.

Why I'm Over the 'Scandi' Look

Celia Sawyer | Posted 29.04.2017 | UK Style
Celia Sawyer

Scandi style is limited to only being great if you want a quick Ikea fix for a student flat or a lower budget rental apartment, but this way of designing in real terms reflects no creativity, comfort or drama at all.

Five Decorating Tips for Bedrooms

Alissa Ugolini | Posted 10.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Alissa Ugolini

The bedroom is one of the most difficult spaces in the home to decorate. This is largely due to the fact it is an intimate area; and is the one space that we are allowed the absolute freedom to decorate in a way that reflects our true style and personality.