Since our inception, we’ve been lucky enough to be featured in some fantastic publications – both in print and online. We proudly display this coverage in the offices at Layer HQ – it acts as a reminder of the support we’ve received and keeps us motivated on lazy Friday afternoons!  

If you want to get in touch with any press enquiries, email

Estila Magazine

November 2016

I talked to Faith and Hannah from Layer, which is a a curated online marketplace, connecting buyers and sellers of preloved furniture, lighting, mirrors and art from across the ages. Click to read.

Little Yellow Couch

November 2016

We are so happy to have Hannah with us today to talk about buying, styling and living with vintage! Click to listen.


October 2016

“Layer is a place of constant discovery and re-discovery.” Click to read.

KLC School of Design

October 2016

“Co-Founder of Faith Russell shares how leading designers are incorporating preloved influences in their schemes.” Click to read.

Film and Furniture

September 2016

“Art Deco furniture is experiencing a revival right now. In this guest feature, Hannah Russell – co-founder of online furniture marketplace Layer – discusses her love of this period of design and talks us through her highlights of the inspiring set design of The Great Gatsby.” Click to read.

Monocle Podcast

September 2016

“Presented by Monocle’s Daniel Giacopelli, ‘Eureka’ is a weekly spotlight on business origins brought to you by the team behind ‘The Entrepreneurs’. Hannah Russell is the co-founder and CEO of Layer, a curated marketplace for pre-owned design and vintage furniture. In this episode she shares her early inspirations and the challenges she faced while launching the business.” Click to listen.

Reloved Magazine

August 2016

“If you haven’t visited yet, you’re in for a treat…” Click to read.

Owl Design

July 2016

“We caught up with Hannah and Faith, the founders of Layer. Layer is a one stop shop to buy, sell and source that perfect vintage, antique or mid-century item of furniture or accessory for your home.” Click to read.

Mid Century Magazine

June 2016

“Sisters Hannah Russell and Faith Russell are the force behind online marketplace Layer Home, which features thousands of pieces of vintage furniture and collectables. Having watched with interest as their business has evolved, we wanted to find out more about them, their style and what they have to offer.” Click to read.

The Windsor

June 2016

“Emily Horton chats to the family who have turned their passion for all things preloved into a successful online platform” Click to read.

The Sunday Telegraph

June 2016

“My Space: Inside the space of Hannah and Faith Russell – founders of”.


May 2016

“10 Reasons to Bring Vintage Furniture into Your Home” Click to read.

Huffington Post

May 2016

“Women in Business Q & A: Hannah Russell is the co-founder and CEO of Layer, a curated online marketplace for preowned design and vintage furniture. Hannah has been instrumental to the growth of technology companies large and small in London, Berlin and New York.” Click to read.


May 2016

“These two sisters took a 1980s student house and turned it into a veritable haven in just seven weeks.”

High In Style

May 2016

“We talked to the founders of Layer about their approach to decorating their own home, views on style, colour and pattern and decorating lessons they learnt on the way.” Click to read.


April 2016

“You don’t have to live on the coast to give your home a breath of sea air. Buy Layer’s 20th Century ladder back chairs for £70.”

Rock My Style

April 2016

“Two lovely ladies who know a thing about layering are Hannah and Faith, Founders of Layer, the curated online marketplace for vintage and preowned design furniture, and a popular lifestyle blog. We’ve asked Hannah and Faith to share their top tips on layering and give us a peek at the stunning home they share in South London which proves these two know exactly what they’re talking about!” Click to read

Apartment Therapy

March 2016

“Faith Russell and Hannah Russell aren’t just sisters; they’re roommates, business partners and the co-founders of Layer. What started out first as an Instagram account, then morphed into a popular lifestyle blog, has now evolved into a UK-based online marketplace featuring thousands of vintage and pre-owned furniture items for sale. The house they share in South London shows off their love of mixing layers of color, contrast, modern, vintage and more.” Click to read.

The Sunday Times

March 2016

“Sisters Hannah and Faith Russell are behind Layer, an online marketplace for vintage design. They have an outstanding eye for bright and breezy accessories – for inspo on mixing old and new, check out their blog.”

This is Money

March 2016

“Large, dark, heavy furniture can be very difficult to sell as tastes change and people’s homes get smaller. But some retro items such as a 70s coffee table or a 60s coffee table can bring in good money if you list them on retro furniture website” Click to read.


February 2016

“Hannah Russell opens up her south London house and talks about her inspirations.” Click to read.

Vintage Life Magazine

January 2016

“Take a look at the Ascot home of the Founder of, Denise Russell.” Click to read.

Windsor & Ascot Magazine

December 2015

“Visit Layer to find a unique gift for that special person, from beautiful mid-century vases to original pineapple buckets.”


November 2015

“Selfie-made women. Mum and daughter’s Instagram enthusiasm turns into a business.”

Homes & Antiques

November 2015

“Vintage lovers rejoice! Layer Home, which started life as a blog offering advice on blending vintage and antiques into contemporary interiors, has launched its own online flea market.”


September 2015

“That’s perfectly alright by us: Russell’s South London home displays the passion for vintage and antiques that led her to launch her website Layer, and is a bright, sun-drenched delight of a space.” Click to read.

The Everygirl

September 2015

“Hannah has channeled her love for vintage and antique furniture into the creation of Layer, a blog dedicated to home design.” Click to read.

Heart Home Magazine

August 2015

“At Home With Hannah Russell From Layer Home.” Click to read. 

Courage & Dash

July 2015

“Layer Home is currently a website filled with articles about design, styling, and antiques. It is the brainchild of Hannah (a digital guru) and Denise (a property development and expert), a mother-daughter team (even more to love!). We can’t tell you too much, but there are exciting things afoot at Layer, so STAY TUNED!” Click to read.

A Beautiful Mess

May 2015

“We are excited to welcome Hannah Russell to the blog to share her lovely home with us today!” Click to read.