Category: Creative Inspiration

Friday Inspo – Your Only Limit…

Happy Friday Everyone! Welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog! We hope you’ve all had a fantastic holiday so far & are excited to ring in the new year! Today we wanted to share a lovely quote design from the talented Jessica Rykers of jrykerscreative! It’s a little incentive to really believe in what YOU […]

Interiors Roundup – Rachael’s Festive Faves!

Hello Everyone! We hope each & every one of you has had a fabulous Christmas! It’s hard to believe it has already come & gone – we’ve loved every moment of it & are still enjoying the best bits of this fantastic holiday! If you follow Rachael on Instagram, you may have spotted that over the Christmas break […]

Designing From Nature

I love designing from nature & I’ve been lucky enough to see a range of my floral prints decorate a number of products from giftware to interiors & everything in between. I’ve been hired for various commissions over the years along with licensing my designs globally & numerous brand collaborations. If you want to learn […]

Thursday Inspo – Interiors by Zilverblauw!

Hello Everyone! Welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog! We hope you’ve had a fabulously festive week & are looking forward to the holiday period ahead! We’ve had some really chilly weather here in the North West & that meant we got to see quite a bit of snow! Everything looked so lovely dusted in white, […]

Amazing Spaces – Shed of the Year 2018

I recently announced that I submitted my outdoor studio for Shed of The Year 2018, a programme which is shown on the UK’s Channel 4 & is produced by the same people behind Amazing Spaces with George Clarke. You can now see my submission on the Shed of The Year website, any comments on the site would […]

Drawing & Designing Florals

It’s been over 12 years since I graduated from University & I’ve been lucky enough to have designed florals for almost every area in the marketplace. It’s really rewarding to see my prints & patterns on physical products. I’ve always created designs using a variety of subject matter from geometric & abstract to typography etc., […]

Doodle Therapy

I think a bit of doodle therapy can be so important for creatives so today I wanted to share a little idea that I always encourage my students on the Make it in Design courses to do. Grab a large sheet of paper or card & stick it to the wall… then just draw & doodle away for […]

Friday Inspo – Radiate Positivity!

Hello Everyone! Welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog! If you follow Rachael on Instagram you may have spotted a few regrams from the fabulous Veronica Dearly. Here in the RT studio, we LOVE Veronica’s work – her vibrant designs feature fun typography & illustrations & always give us a little giggle too. Today we’re sharing […]

Creative Inspiration – Studio DIY!

Hello Everyone! Happy Thursday & a huge welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog! Today we are feeling extra colourful after taking a peek through the amazing insta feed of Studio DIY (& we’re excited to share it here with you too)! Studio DIY, created by the hugely creative, quirky & talented Kelly Mindell, is […]

Friday Inspo – Funky Furniture Love!

Hello Everyone! Welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog! We hope you’ve had a fabulous week & are ready to get inspired just before the weekend. Today we’re celebrating all things funky furniture! As her readers will know, Rachael loves to upcycle & re-vamp furniture with her own colourful & quirky design touches. Some recent […]