Colorful Leather Furniture by Whistler Leather

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whistler leather

I loved this light-purple leather sofa and ottoman – its beautiful, modern and delightfully soft. Whistler Leather has a gorgeous array of colors covering the spectrum. They also have a great app for you to use in choosing the perfect color of leather for your design project.(DECOREX, London Design Festival, September 2011) 00000

Hannah Coleman of Dreamwall

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Hannah Coleman, the enterprising mother of one, is taking the surface industry by storm with her innovative Dreamwall wall products of simulated brick and stone panels. These extraordinarily beautiful faux panels quickly transform a boring interior wall into one that exudes a rustic or industrial vibe. Hannah, born and raised in the charming port town of Grimsby in North East … Read More

Barbara Chandler’s Love London: A Review

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Barbara Chandler

During my whirlwind design trip in the fall of 2011 to cover the London Design Festival, I met a petite dynamo named Barbara Chandler. Over a few days and design events, I learned more about Barbara: that she was a long-time journalist, photographer and a font of knowledge on all things beautiful in London. One afternoon, after a fascinating panel … Read More

London Style: 7 Days, 6 Bloggers, 5 Beautiful Look Books

Carmen NatschkeTo the Trade: Design Shows & Events

Stacey Bewkes Inspired by Blog Tour London Look Book

In September 2011, a select group of design, lifestyle and travel bloggers were invited to London to participate in a pioneering concept to marry design with international travel – Blog Tour 2011.  The Blog Tour design ambassadors captured all that is beautiful in London and its thriving design and arts scene. Here six of those talented bloggers share their London … Read More