Meet the Designer

Creating pockets of texture and colour is Meme Laurence’s forte. With a twenty year career in the interiors and furniture industry, including spells working for the likes of Mulberry Home, Meme founded Mimos Interiors in 1999 and now designs characterful residential spaces across South London. We chat to Meme about her signature style and what makes […] Read More

‘Only choose items that really spark joy’. A girl after our own heart, we couldn’t agree more with this sentiment from interior designer and vintage-enthusiast Nina Maklin who passionately believes that you should follow your intuition when it comes to design. The images speak for themselves. Nina shares her stunning latest project in Clapham (*swoon*) and […] Read More

Interior designer, visionary and ‘magpie’, Hollie Bowden founded her own London-based design practice in 2013 and the studio has gone from strength to strength. Having trained at the prestigious KLC School of Design, Hollie has showcased her undeniable talent for creating beautiful residential and commercial spaces in London, LA and Ibiza. Here Hollie tells us why […] Read More

Born in Scotland and now living in an old converted school in Hackney, Katy Stevenson-Bretton‘s work first caught our eye with her warm and textured designs. As we explored further, we discovered a wealth of projects mixing old and new, natural and vintage materials but all linked by the same inviting sense of comfort and class. […] Read More

When it comes to the design process, interior designer Zoe Murphy believes that a collaborative relationship with her clients is key in achieving authentic designs. As the proud founder of London-based design studio Stealth Design, Zoe’s creations are all diverse and unique but tied together by ‘low key luxe’ – championing spaces that have that […] Read More

For all of you music-lovers out there, Susan Knof makes an insightful comparison between the art of creating beautiful interiors and music. ‘I think of my interiors much like music,’ Susan tells us, ‘each note is significant, but it is when they all come together that they create a song.’ Having enjoyed a diverse career […] Read More

Nikki Rees has a background working for global fashion houses, designing new stores and visual merchandising, so it’s no surprise that the work she now produces as an interior designer has a timeless, fashionable elegance. As the eponymous founder of Nikki Rees Design, Nikki and her team work on sleek, chic schemes from her South-West […] Read More

With a love of Gio Ponti, a soft spot for Sundays spent in the countryside with a glass of red wine and a self-described ‘urban bohemian’ style, Clare Morton is our kind of designer. As the founder of Dalston-based Studio Morton, Clare’s signature style is fresh and fun, and blends old with new seamlessly. Here […] Read More

Justine Hodgson-Barker speaks our language. “Invest in statement pieces and place them next to more affordable pieces”, she tells us “It’s a bit like teaming a Burberry bag with a Topshop outfit – very Kate Moss I hear you say’. We love this analogy! Justine is the proud founder of Tunbridge Wells based interior-design practice […] Read More

Interior design can seem like an inaccessible service for many. But with the launch of Roomlab, a new online service connecting designers with customers through an online platform, the help and advice of an interior design could be right at your fingertips. Suzann Bozorgi founded Roomlab after working on a number of interior design projects […] Read More

With 15 years experience as an interiors stylist, it’s no surprise that Jenny Branson‘s home is a perfect mix of colours, textures and styles. With clients ranging from Heals to Ikea, 25 Beautiful Homes to Period Living, Jenny’s eye for charming and eclectic living is much in demand. As a lover of blending the old […] Read More

It’s no secret that the Layer Team are passionate about unique designs. In fact, we’ve created a business around championing one-off vintage treasures, all with one thing in common – their beauty lies in their uniqueness. So when we came across Unique Home Stays, an online destination showcasing only the very best luxury holiday homes, […] Read More