Posts By: Kelly Crossley

Rachael Taylor

Kelly Crossley

Kelly Crossley

Plant Girl Iris on Instagram

Hello lovely people, for those of you that know me well or have followed me for a while will know I’m a creative soul who juggles a lot of things & I always love to learn. At the moment I’m furthering my knowledge in the botanical world to compliment my design studio work & I […]

Amara Interior Blog Awards 2018 – Vote now!

We recently announced that the blog had been nominated for an Amara Blog Award 2018 in the ‘Best Interior Lifestyle’ category & we would be so appreciative of your vote! If you have enjoyed reading our blog for design news, inspiration & all things lifestyle & interiors then please do offer us your support. If […]

Favourite Lifestyle Photography

September always seems to be a month for photoshoots for us as we have several booked in for both the studio & our sister site Make it in Design, just like last year. In preparation for the photoshoots in Rachael’s home & studio we’ve been going through previous shoots & picking our favourites to use […]

Seasonal Garden Inspiration

Costa del Liverpool! Summer really is the best season for my garden as the flowers have exploded all around my garden studio & the brick wall / bird box village area at the back. It’s all growing so beautifully & there’s so much colour everywhere. I especially love the pink Echinacea & the vibrant yellow Rudbeckia. I […]

Beautiful Drawing Retreat

I was fortunate enough to stay at the stunning Offa’s Pitch fairly recently & call it work whilst I locked myself away in the beautiful Shropshire countryside for a few days as a part of a little drawing retreat. I was in desperate need of some sketching time for a new design collection & the setting […]

VW Serendipity Conversion Update!

In March I announced my #vwserendipity van conversion project in collaboration with Max McMurdo & a few months on the van is beginning to take shape. It is still a work in progress but I wanted to share a sneak peek into the goings on behind the scenes. If you want to stay up to […]

Creative Coaching Sessions with Rachael Taylor

Individual coaching sessions available now! Rachael has a true passion for helping others & loves teaching & best of all, as a working designer, she is always up to date with the latest design skills & active in the industry. She has lived through a colourful & eventful design career & continues to evolve & […]

New Designers 2018 – Talks Panels!

I am so excited to be attending the UK graduate show New Designers again this year! You will be able to find me on stand A6 with the Make it in Design team on June 27th & 28th, as well as on several invaluable talks panels on June 28th as part of The Design Trust […]

Creative Coaching Has Launched!

We are EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE that Rachael will be taking bookings for hourly creative Skype coaching sessions!* The calendar for appointments is now open! – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – […]

Reloved Upholstery Collection – Grand Designs Live

Last week we have you sneak peek at Rachael’s upcoming collaboration with Reloved Upholstery for a live demonstration at Grand Designs Live. Today we wanted to give you a better look at the designs Rachael provided for Simion’s Ottomini live build (a small & cute version of an ottoman/footstool). The demos will be on May 8th & […]