The Blog

New products and services, interesting shops, ideas for your garden, our pick from design fairs, and other things we like…

Bedroom opulence

This opulent bedroom is in the London flat of  Dr. Amin Jaffer, Director of Asian Art at Christie’s International. The narrow room has an Indian sofa in front of a Moroccan wall-hanging, and brass lanterns (also Moroccan) punctuate the low...

Find Out More

A roof terrace in Knightsbridge

A contemporary design and outsized planters makes this small roof terrace feel inviting. The apartment is in Knightsbridge, London. Photographer: Helen Fickling/The Interior Archive Designer: Andy Sturgeon Vale Garden Houses, specialists in conservatories & orangeries, make and fit single or double-glazed...

Find Out More

A contemporary mountain chalet

  Two giant wooden sculptures dominate the dining room cleverly located by the large windows in this contemporary mountain chalet in Cortina d’Ampezzo in Italy. Architect: Mario Mazzer Photographer: Stefano Scata / The Interior Archive Can you help?  We sent...

Find Out More

Magical Christmas tree

  A magical effect is created in this garden in Lombardy in Italy by decorating a bare tree with glass baubles and tealights. Photographer: Stefano Scata / The Interior Archive Cover your tree with these clear hanging tealights (£4.50 each)...

Find Out More

A very grand bathroom

This grand bathroom at Eastnor Castle has 19th century hand-painted walls. The bath, with its ornate claw-feet, was found in the cellar. Photographer: Tim Beddow / The Interior Archive Decorative Effects carry out a wide range of specialist decorating services...

Find Out More

The mudroom

This mudroom in Dale Saylor and Joe Williamson’s 1927 craftsman’s cottage in upstate New York doubles as a laundry room and is furnished with a four-foot-long soapstone sink and a large collection of galvanised zinc items. Photographer: William Waldron /...

Find Out More

Painted beach huts

A row of contemporary beach huts in The Bahamas creates a bright splash of colour at the edge of the beach – and inspired us to source similar paint colours for you… Photography: Nicolas Millet / The Interior Archive Wood...

Find Out More

Smart dressing room

Deep in the Belgian countryside an 18th century farmhouse has been restored as a live/work space by an architect couple with a minimalist lifestyle. Their home is simply furnished with everyday pieces juxtaposed with occasional objects and a collection of...

Find Out More

Long Island dining room

This dining room is in Dan MacDonald and Gregg Kaminsky’s weekend house on Long Island. The zinc-topped dining table is surrounded by antique chairs. The rustic console table behind it supports two large ceramic centrepieces. Photographer:  William Waldron / The Interior Archive The...

Find Out More

New York Loft

A large framed antique Ikat hangs on the wall in the open-plan home office of this New York loft. A French farmhouse table is used as a desk. Designer/Stylist: Anne Becker, Gregory Bissonnette Photographer: Simon Upton / The Interior Archive    ...

Find Out More
Social Share Buttons and Icons powered by Ultimatelysocial