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New Summer Colour Rugs…

The sun is streaming through the window as I type. Apologies for such a gap between postings… the joys of DIY are taking over my life. However, we just got these gorgeous blasts of colour sent over from India. Inspired … Continue reading

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Colourfield Couch

Originally posted on Significant Colour:
I’m showing at London Wool Week with Rugmaker and if you would like to see the Colourfield Couch first hand then do come along! Details here:     

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Colour of the moment – Monsieur Jaune and Mirabelle

Everything outside is VERY white. There’s a beautiful kind of quiet hovering in the atmosphere. I think this is the perfect moment to introduce Monsieur Jaune. I met him in France last September and in fact he’s more orange than … Continue reading

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Ercol RIVA Sofa covered in Adras lemon Ikat

After spending a wonderful day the Ercol factory in Princes Risborough in May I’ve been sent a picture of my most recent collaboration with them. They have upholstered their Riva sofa, part of a new collection of classic furniture, with … Continue reading

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Orchid Colours

I went to Marle Place on a rainy Tuesday and took these pictures in the orchid house there… Sensual bursts of colour pulsating on soft clouds of delicate cream backgrounds. Reptilian camouflage scattered across the petals. Beautiful…

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Colour of the Moment – Yellow Ochre in Copenhagen

It’s well below zero in Copenhagen and the sky is a matt, opaque plastic grey. A flat expanse of de-saturation. Piercing this skyline is the classic yellow ochre that Danes typically paint their houses. Apparently composed of an iron ore base this … Continue reading

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Chalet Janluke – A collaboration with Socrates Miltiadou

As if one ancient greek name in a single blog sphere wasn’t enough I’ve been working with the Architect Socrates Miltiadou to create a skiing Chalet in La Tzoumaz in Switzerland called Chalet Janluke. It was a pleasure to be asked to create a … Continue reading

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Anne Truitt – “Alive Silence”

Following my previous post about Anne Truitt I am pleased to say I am on my way to London where there is an exhibition of her work at the Stephen Friedman Gallery on Old Burlington street untill the 19th November.  … Continue reading

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Off the loom…

There is an exciting moment when something is cut off the loom. I just cut this length of 10m off the loom last night and couldn’t resist photographing it.

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Anne Truitt – The power of INTENT

I was recently lent a pair of books by the wonderful costume designer Carol Bailey  written by the American artist Anne Truitt. She was an extraordinary person who died in 2004 after a long and complex career. She wrote several books about … Continue reading

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