Bohemian Birtwell: a very british delight

The very first fabric I ever bought was from Celia Birtwell, I vaguely appreciated it was Celia I had the long chat with – as I mooned over fabled creatures, princesses, stars and stripes whilst upending the entire basket of … Continue reading

Pruskin = (20th Century design (chic))

There is a formula that never fails to be chic, and the Pruskin Gallery in London understands the maths. The Telegraph describes Julia and Michael Pruskin as ‘two of London’s most authorative dealers in 20th Century decorative arts’, their un-erring … Continue reading

Prints – Re-Mastered

I was totally taken with this exhibition stand for a trade show in ‘ AW 1913’:  the clash of prints, intense colour, graphic interplay  –  really struck me as masterful . I also thought ‘AW 2011’. Most particularly Jonathon Saunders: … Continue reading