Yearly Archives: 2019

Plant Girl Iris – Summer at Arley Hall & Gardens

For those of you following my plant & gardening adventures as I volunteer once a week at Arley Hall Gardens, here’s a little Summer update! Tropical beauties outside The Vinery greenhouse A beautiful Hydrangea A shot of Arley Hall The Arbour Garden looking stunning in the sunshine I had some new work photos captured for the […]

Home Style Vibes & Havana Retreat/Workshop!

Home style vibes with my ‘Cinque Terre Bloom’ cushion, ‘Shapes & Squares’ wallpaper in the background & a little peek at my ‘Organic Origin’ design ottoman. I’m currently doing a little more research on Buenos Aires for my design trip in November but I’m very excited & especially can’t wait to explore the colourful streets in & […]

Exciting Studio Updates & Events!

We have so many exciting things happening in the studio right now & we’ve had lots of lovely followers get in touch with questions so here’s a little update: FREE* drawing event at Arley Hall & Gardens Our FREE* studio drawing event / creative gathering at Arley Hall & Gardens is on Saturday August 3rd. Please […]

Cheshire Living Magazine Feature!

Rachael has received a lovely feature in the latest issue of Cheshire Living magazine. Within the article Rachaels talks all things colour & design for your home, giving you lots of insight & tips from a designer’s perspective. Rachael’s sister site Make it in Design also gets a lovely little mention.⁣ With special thanks to Andrew Moore […]

Fun June Workshop!

Happy June everyone! I’ve been going through some of my photos from my last Floral Print Motif Workshop & they are a lovely reminder of the fab day I had & the wonderful group that attended. It’s not that often that I host in-person workshops (only 4 a year) but when I add them to […]

Arley Hall & Gardens FREE* Drawing Event!

FREE* Arley Hall & Gardens Event I’m so excited to be offering a FREE* to attend workshop at the beautiful Arley Hall & Gardens in Cheshire, UK on Saturday 3rd August! This event is for all of the doodle addicts, creatives, nature lovers & garden lovers. It will be the most wondrous way to explore […]

Another Book Project Call Out!

THANK YOU to those who responded to the questions that I posted around my book research. I have another favour & question to ask because I’m a little cheeky like that! Naturally my book is pattern related (more on that later as it’s a bit top secret for now!) For the pattern design lovers amongst […]

June Floral Print Motif Workshop

I adore teaching through online design school Make it in Design but it really is an extra treat when I get to host an in-person workshop! I tend to only run around 4-5 a year due to other work commitments but it is such a joyful thing to call ‘work’. I’m always blessed with a truly gorgeous, […]

A Call Out For My Book Project

Hi lovely readers! I have a favour to ask & it’s a bit of a CALL OUT. I’m finally back on with my book writing & I will try to include the community from @makeitindesign & my studio (@rachaeltstudio) in the content as much as I can. I have a quick question for you. What do you […]

1440 Multiversity Workshops Announcement!

Hello everyone! I hope you are having a good day so far. This is just a little ‘save the date’ announcement for those who expressed interest in my teaching over at 1440 Multiversity in California, USA. You can read my previous announcement on the blog here. The dates have been confirmed & I’ll be part of […]