Garden & Flowers Photoshoot Behind The Scenes

Last week we had a day of really fun & colour-filled shooting in my garden with lots of flowers & foliage. The day was a mixture of getting some gardening shots for my studio & making some gorgeous flower art for The Colour Gang (my sister site Make it in Design’s membership club). We had […]

Wabi Sabi by Beth Kempton

I’m so excited for my friend & business partner Beth Kempton who has just released her second book ‘Wabi Sabi: Japanese Wisdom for a Perfectly Imperfect Life’. Beth’s first book ‘Freedom Seeker’ was truly immense & this new one is just as much of a gem! I wanted to wait for the right moment to […]

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 […]

Friday Inspo – Trying New Things…

Happy Friday! Today we’re sending out some positive vibes from the Rachael Taylor Studio. This lovely quote reminds us that while scary at times, it’s worth it to take risks & try new things! If we live our lives the same each day, how can we expect to achieve our goals or be our best […]

Interiors Roundup – Our Oliver Bonas Picks!

Hello Everyone! Welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog for another post in our Interiors Roundup series! Today we’re taking a peek at some interior finds from one of our all-time favourite shops – Oliver Bonas! With gorgeous, on-trend fashion, accessories & interior products, OB is a definite go-to when we’re looking for a bit […]

Find It Fix It Flog It Feature

I was asked by the lovely people at Channel 4’s award winning daytime TV show Find It Fix It Flog It to design a bespoke retro fabric so the talented Gemma Longworth could kit out a classic campervan with it. I spotted Gemma on the telly box working her magic with my fabric to create some funky […]

Signed By Lime Management

For everyone who follows this blog or my Instagram regularly you will know that this year I’ve taken some time our from my usual work to try lots of new & exciting things. So much has happened in the space of a few months that I’ve only just found the time to announce this but I’m […]

Let’s create floral magic together!

I’m so excited for my next Floral Print Motif Workshop as it’s not very often that I get to host events like this & I truly love them. I only ever teach smallish groups so the class feels super relaxed & intimate. We draw a lot, I present a couple of informal talks & there’s time […]

Friday Inspo – Be The Person…

Happy Friday Everyone! Happy Friday! We hope you’ve had a lovely week filled with creativity & inspiration. Today we’re sending out some positive vibes ahead of the weekend from one of our favourite IG accounts, @emilycoxhead. This quote is a little reminder to stay true to ourselves – to think back to an earlier time […]

Thursday Inspo – Button Addicts!

Hello Everyone! Welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog! We hope you’ve all had a fantastic week so far. If you follow Rachael on Instagram, or have taken one of the Make it in Design courses, it’s likely that you’ve had a sneak peek into her home studio. One thing you’ll almost always spot in […]