Category: Studio Behind The Scenes

Life is What You Make it!

Happy Friday! I had a Tarot reading recently with a very lovely lady. I’m quite open minded with a lot of things & I enjoyed it so much more than I thought I would. Some of the cards pulled answered my many questions & gave me the right signs for some top secret career developments that […]

Garden Design Project – Part 2

Welcome to part 2 of my garden design blog series. In this post I will be going through the design process, how the plans came together & taking a look at all of the research I did to get to this point in the design. If you missed part 1 or want to revert back […]

Fashion Fabric Sneak Peek!

Hello everyone! Here’s a little sneak peek at some fashion fabrics I’ve had printed with the wonderful Fashion Formula! More news to come so watch this space! You can follow me on Instagram for more behind the scenes updates 🙂 Love this one too, really happy with the fab quality & service from @fashionformulauk (colours […]

Designing a Bespoke Floor Vinyl

Hi everybody! Some of you may know (if you follow me over on Instagram or have looked on #rachaeltaylorhome) that I have been having my garden completely renovated just in time for the Summer & within it I have had my dream outside work studio created in the form of a summer cabin! It’s still a work […]

Tuesday Inspo – Doodle Addicts!

Hello Everybody! Well, after all that sunshine & the pre-summer heatwave, we’re now getting some classically British rainy days. These past couple of mornings have been especially rainy & we’ve opted to stay inside. But it’s not all bad news – while getting outside is always fun & encouraged, there are some fun things we can […]

The Power of Networking

Some thoughts from my NYC work trip! I spent a fair bit of time networking whilst out in NYC. Some people may view it as glorified socialising & in some ways it is… When you run your own business it can become isolating at times & you naturally always put extra pressure on yourself & […]

Studio News – Country Homes & Interiors Feature!

Hello everyone & welcome back to another insight into the studio! Today we’re excited as a fab guest article by Rachael has been published in the most recent issue of Country Homes & Interiors magazine (Junes issue – page 153). The article is all about licensing & is packed full of handy info about the world […]

Studio News – Live Happy Magazine

Hi there, I hope you are having a wonderful week! It’s been all go here in the studio with another round of the Make it in Design modules beginning recently! So I’m glad to stop for a minute & be grateful for all of the amazing & different projects that I get to work on. This week […]

The power of a single motif

Hello everyone! Today I want to talk about the impact that your drawings can have & about the power that can lie within a single drawn motif. Taking ‘Module 1: Designing Your Way’ from Make it in Design (my own e-course!) has been truly amazing, inspiring & motivating. I’ve loved connecting with the group & […]

Taking my own e-course live! – Module 2

Hello everyone! In January I announced that I would be joining The Art & Business of Surface Pattern Design e-course as a fellow classmate (for the 1st time ever)! It’s been such an amazing experience to get to sit down & design with my classmates & the community. You can keep up with my progress over […]