Xmas 2015

It has just about been and gone now – for some reason, I was totally overwhelmed by xmas this year, I have not done anything terribly exciting: neither gone to an inordinate number of drinks parties or been on a fabulous trip abroad – I think just having a ‘normal xmas’ is just a bit too much for me I am afraid.

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We shot one of my favourite features ever this year, for Ideal Home magazine. The owner, Jennifer, runs the excellent home ware website, Urban Cuckoo, a gorgeous cornucopia of interiors goodies.
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Lair

Anyone passionate about mid-century furniture should make a point of visiting Lair, either onlne or the recently opened atmospheric and intimate Edinburgh shop at 17, Dundas street. The owner, Xanthe Weir moved to her home, an elegant Georgian terrace, in Edinburgh in Autumn 2013 after many years in London working for fashion brands, most recently Paul Smith.

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Her interest and passion for mid 20th century furniture began about 10 years ago and she has been a collector since. Always interested in design and craftsmanship many of her favourite pieces are almost sculptural where the relationship between fashion, and form fuses into one.
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