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I was privileged to be invited to the Pride of Britain awards in London this month and was especially touched by one particular story. It was also the reason I took along a cuddly companion for the evening – and … Continue reading
I’ve just returned from a fantastic trip to Asia, visiting both Hong Kong and Mumbai. The cities provided me with heaps of really great inspiration – but sightseeing wasn’t exactly the purpose of my trip. Arriving in Hong Kong, after … Continue reading
I had the absolute pleasure to spend the afternoon recently with The Prince’s Trust and HRH The Prince of Wales visiting some amazing young designers being supported by The Prince’s Trust.
It’s important with a busy schedule to purposefully make time to relax and unwind. Re-charging your batteries is good for the mind body and soul and although a holiday can be seen as a luxury, I think it’s a must, … Continue reading
Despite being known as an Interior Designer, a Dragon on Dragons Den, it is, believe it or not, my hair that gets the most attention. I am inundated with tweets on my twitter page asking how I tame my curls … Continue reading
It only feels like yesterday that the last series of Dragons Den was on air and since then we’ve filmed a whole new series and the first episode is airing in only a few days.
Having a positive mental attitude is the basis of a good personal wellbeing. If you believe it, you can do it. The minute you start to doubt yourself you fill your mind and body with negative energy which can, before … Continue reading
Summer is here and I’m feeling inspired by the blue skies and brilliant sunshine. One of my favourite things to do to unwind is to get away from the city and fly to a beach, turn off my phone and … Continue reading
The finish you choose for your walls is probably one of the biggest decisions you have to make when you are designing as they are the biggest most prominent feature in the room.