Vision Board Workshop

I did something very powerful recently, I went on a Vision Board Workshop. Led by psychologist, Emma Calvert aka Miss Manifestation

Miss Manifestation

I knew I would enjoy it. I have always visualised and have written things down that I want, in black marker, on a white board above my desk for a while now and I always get them – scary! I can remember Madonna saying ‘be careful what you want because you might get it’…
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Textiles

For a richly textured, colourful home like Emma’s, curtains are a must-have finishing touch. Choosing thickly textured fabrics will keep your home warm and cosy in the winter and fruity, punchy colours like citrus, orange or water-melon red can add a mouthwatering element in summer.

Ordering curtains from Julian Charles could not be simpler. They have a brilliant range to choose from, whether you are looking for easily co-ordinated neutrals or vibrant accent colours and patterns.

Their affordable but luxurious home-interior products include bedding as well as curtains. Read more…

Emma Clanfield

This stunning home in snowy Aberdeenshire, belongs to globe-trotting interior designer, Emma Clanfield.

Emma was brought up in Scotland and has always had a base there, near her family, while she and her husband worked abroad.

Decorated with rich colours and exotic textiles; it is furnished with salvaged finds from hidden corners of the Middle East where Emma lived and worked for many years.
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Christmas on Deeside

I am going to leave you with a fabulous Xmas story from Royal Deeside, just published in the current issue of Country Homes & Interiors.

The owner, Gillian Alexander, has undertaken a beautiful renovation of her home.
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Xmas and estate agents

Thought I would give a shout out to our dear friends at the ESPC I know how hard they work – all year, bringing properties to market and showing them off to their best. Doug did a beautiful shoot for Premier Living magazine. It was a collaboration between the ESPC and the White Company

Celebrating the beauty of home at Christmas and the beauty of White Company bedding; I have to say, Douglas must have photographed more than 2,000 houses by now… (just to give you a hint of our age and stage.) The amount of times I have asked where people’s bedding is from and they have replied ‘The White Company’ is quite interesting…
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