This was my first trip to the Vintage Home Show and its the beautiful venue, the Victoria Baths, Hathersage Road, Manchester. It is a grade 2 listed Edwardian building, which originally opened to the public in 1903 offering 3 swimming pools and a Turkish bath. Dressed in terracotta tiles, stained glass and mosaic tiles, the […]
I just wanted to blog a few words about an exciting and inspiring salvage fair that I visited last week at Tatton Park, Cheshire.
I’m not sure about you but the annual Christmas markets across the UK seem to have lost a bit of their charm for me now, I can almost predict the location of each overly commercialised stall at the Manchester markets now. With this in mind I went in search of something a bit different, my search took me to the quirky and creative city of Berlin.
Last week I was lucky enough to be involved in the launch of Robbie Williams’ menswear brand, Farrell at Primark, Manchester. I was tasked with dressing the window ready for launch.
In June I told you about the indoor tree that I styled for The Pavilion, Bury, since then I have I have been tasked with styling three other areas of the restaurant to bring it to life and provide a unique Pavilion style experience.
Here’s my latest work for The Pavilion Restaurant, Bury. The restaurant opened approximately 3 years ago and after some recent re-branding the owner wanted to add some personality to soften its engineered interior. After the installation of an extremely realistic looking olive tree in the centre of the dining area, I was tasked with dressing the […]
Sadly I’m rarely blown away by a store these days as many of them seem to blend into one, so I felt compelled to write about Anthropologie, Edinburgh. They describe themselves as – “a destination for those wanting a curated mix of clothing, accessories, gifts and home décor that reflects their personal style and fuels […]
Exciting news, I’m now listed on the The Natural Wedding Company directory as a provider of Vintage Hire & Style! –http://thenaturalweddingcompany.co.uk/category/295/vintage-hire-style.html?pageNum=2 I offer a bespoke wedding styling service. Drawing on my retail styling experience I use vintage props to create a theme and bring your venue to life without breaking the bank. I am available to style […]
In the current economical climate, people appear to be cutting back on their day to day costs, however the luxuries or special one-off events in life, such as holidays and weddings still remain very important. With concerns about the environment and an emphasis on recycling a huge market has emerged for the use of […]