Category: Studio Behind The Scenes

Gardeners World Live Visit

I’ve been booking in lots of new & different things to attend or try lately. I’ve realised that I’m such a fidget & an inquisitive soul & that I need to keep trying new things, learning & booking spontaneous randomness (such as sky dives & solo sketching adventures to the likes of Havana) to keep me […]

Shed of The Year 2018 Finalist!

Hello lovely people, creatives, garden & shed lovers! My garden studio has been named as a finalist & is in the top 3 of the workshop category for ‘Shed Of The Year’ & voting is now open! If you like what you see I would really appreciate your vote. My shed is called ‘Rainbow Daydream’ & I […]

DIY Floral Styling

I recently had quite a lot of dreaded business & admin tasks to get through, & after having a sort of my garden, I decided I needed a little creative break! We’re forvever needing new & gorgeous imagery for my Make it in Design classes as well as here in the blog so it was still […]

IBA 2018 – Best Interior Lifestyle Blog Nominee

This is so exciting! My little blog has been nominated for the Amara Interior Awards 2018 & has been shortlisted for the Best Interior Lifestyle blog – UK category! Myself & the studio team work hard to make this little blog of ours inspiring, fun & colourful & we really hope to give everyone that […]

New beginnings…

I’m such a summer person so I’ve been making time to get out into my garden & outdoor studio recently for some drawing sessions. I’ve been looking at some lovely floral photographic inspo (I always ask permission before using imagery) & doing my usual abstract thing. I’ve ben using my favourite pens from Uniball along with […]

Havana Design Work Trip

I’ve decided to go another design adventure in November & H A V A N A is the next destination for me! I love travel & I feel very lucky to have visited many countries & in recent years, there’s been a fair amount of overseas travel for work too which I know is a […]

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 […]

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 & […]

Sneak Peek at Grand Designs Live Collaboration!

We’re very excited to announce that Rachael has collaborated with Reloved Upholstery for a demonstration at Grand Designs Live! Simion from Reloved Upholstery will be showcasing the Ottomini (a cute mini ottoman!) on May 8th & 10th at Grand Designs Live, located at London Excel. You will see Simion building the footstool from scratch & […]

Good Morning Britain – Style Your Shed Feature!

What an exciting day! This morning Rachael received a little feature on ITV’s Good Morning Britain, the UK’s most talked about morning talk show! As part of their ‘Style Your Shed’ segment Rachael got the chance to talk about her use of colour & pattern design within her Rainbow Daydream outdoor studio/shed/cabin & provided interior […]