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All About The Gloss

I think every room needs a hit of something glossy. Texture within an interior scheme is just
as important as colour or pattern. To me, there is nothing cooler than a lacquered console on a
grass cloth wall. The same can be said for the opposite, a lacquered wall with a rustic,
reclaimed console. I love the contrast of smooth and rough in an interior and I believe that
every successful scheme needs to incorporate this.

Adding a bit of lacquer or gloss into any space adds an instant element of glamour and fun. I
love the idea of gloss on a piece of furniture or even bolder, on joinery, woodwork or the
ceiling. Deep, rich jewel tones like emerald green and auberge are excellent hues to explore
going glossy with. Equally, I love pale tones like sky blue and soft pinks in full gloss. At the
end of the day, it is all about the play on finish and texture that elevates a room to a higher

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Mews House

Mews House, Bath

Nestled on a coveted street in Bath, this mews house grappled with a shortage of natural light. To instil a feeling of luminous spaciousness, we made the deliberate choice to coat the entire property in a brilliant white, thereby affording the client’s art and furnishings the spotlight they deserved.

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Studio Apartment, Chelsea 

This charming pied-à-terre, a cosy studio apartment nestled in the heart of Chelsea, serves as the ideal retreat for our client during her visits to London, whether for business or leisure. Our collaboration with her was an absolute delight as we strived to infuse the property with joy, elegance, and practicality. Our goal was to maximise every inch of space without compromising aesthetics for functionality.

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