Friday Inspo – Awesome Autumnal Patterns!

Hello everyone! Happy Friday! We are so excited that Autumn is only a week away! This time of year always brings us such joy – it means lots of gorgeous colour inspo, tons of fun seasonal crafting & DIY, & fun Autumnal celebrations like Guy Fawkes & Halloween. To get you in the mood for […]

Competition For UK Art, Fashion & Design Students!

I am so excited that myself & sister site Make it in Design have partnered with wide format printer manufacturer Roland DG for a competition aimed at 6th form, college & university art, fashion & design students in the UK. The competition officially launched whilst the Make it in Design team were exhibiting at New Designers in London a […]

Designer Feature – Jill Asterataki of Etsy!

Hello everybody! Welcome back to another fun designer feature on the Rachael Taylor blog! Today we are celebrating some creative talent based in Liverpool (one of our all time favourite cities)! Urbanknickknack, established by the lovely Jill Asterataki is a fabulous Etsy shop featuring tons of colourful & unique designer jewellery. Jill creates wonderfully designed, […]

Studio News – Getting Ready For Autumn!

Happy Wednesday everyone. As I write this it’s a rare hot day in the UK but in the Rachael Taylor studio we’re already preparing for Autumn! The first day of Autumn officially starts with the Autumnal Equinox on the 22nd of September & we can’t be more excited for the cold nights, fireworks & especially the […]

Birthday Fun – Paper Decorations

Hello everyone! Last month I got to celebrate my little Blayke Lennon turning 2! Where does the time go? I had so much fun decorating our family room & I kindly received a selection of decorations by Sky Lantern Original to make the event so much more special! I selected a variety of shapes & […]

Blogs We Love – Interior Design!

Hello everybody & happy Monday! Welcome back to our Blogs We Love series! Today we want to share a couple of our favourite resources for interior design inspiration. While there are a wealth of amazing, useful & trendy interior blogs out there, today we’ve chosen two long-running online publications which helped paved the way for […]

Friday Inspo – Choose Happy!

Hello Everybody! Hooray for Friday! Welcome back to the RT blog for some more positivity & inspo just before we start the weekend. Today’s post, which features a gorgeous & colourful design by Natural Life, is all around choosing to be happy! Although lots can get us down, sometimes we have to try & put […]

Make a House a Home – Guest Room / En-suite

Welcome back to my new blog series! I hope you found the first, second & third installments informative & helpful for your own renovations or decorating projects. I’m pleased to finally be sharing lots of detailed ‘before’, ‘during’ & ‘after’ photos of some of the other rooms in my home. The next project we tackled was the guest room & en-suite […]

Studio News – Fun in The Rain!

Summer is coming to an end here in the UK & for anyone who knows even a little bit about our weather they’ll know that rain is a given. Usually that would be a downer but when you have a range of umbrellas as fun & bright as Rachael’s, a little bit of rain won’t […]

Tuesday Inspo – Ministry of Craft!

Hello everyone! Welcome back to another Rachael Taylor blog post! We hope you have all had a lovely start to the week & are as excited as we are about Autumn arriving soon! This time of year is always filled with warm colours & that means lots of creative inspo! Since Rachael’s studio is based […]