Tag Archives: Designer

Reloved Magazine – 9 page feature!

I was lucky enough to be interviewed by Reloved Magazine for their ‘My Reloved Home’ article & after only expecting a couple of pages, I was actually given a 9 page feature! My rainbow home was beautifully shown as well as many of my statement furniture pieces, such as my ottoman (created with Reloved Upholstery with my […]

Spooky Pooch Show! – Halloween in Manchester

I had such a fun filled afternoon presenting alongside Simion Hawtin-Smith (Reloved Upholstery) for the @halloweenmcr Spooky Pooch Costume Show! There was such a lovely crowd around the stage at Exchange Square (outside Selfridges). It was such a creative day as I got to hang out with the pooches & present alongside Simion. We are both represented […]

Creative Coaching before the end of the year!

October is now sold out but dates for my creative coaching sessions are available now in November & December, book quick to avoid disappointment! Over the years I’ve been lucky enough to work on many wonderful things from fun commissions to licensing with overseas brands, as well building up my own creative business’ & having […]

New Prints on DENY Designs!

My new collection of organic based designs, inspired by work trips & my new gardening assistant job at Arley Hall (read more about that here), has been shown a lot of love on social media recently! (You can follow me on Instagram to stay up to date!) So we decided to upload a couple of […]

Find It Fix It Flog It Feature #2

I was so excited to finally see the lovely feature that my quirky, bespoke upholstery fabric received on award winning daytime TV show Find It Fix It Flog It! I was asked by the wonderful presenter Simon O’Brien to design a unique, bespoke design to be printed on upholstery fabric for an antique, winged back chair […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]