Category: Design News

My Top 16 Highlights of 2018

2018 was very much a whirlwind for me as it was a year of new experiences & definitely one for pushing myself out of my comfort zone. It was also a great year for allocating myself quality time to really explore the direction of my business & creative career & now I’m feeling really clear […]

UK Blog Awards 2019 Finalist!

Yay! I found out this week that I’ve been chosen as a finalist in the UK Blog Awards which means I’ve been selected in the top 8 for my category (design & architecture). The past 12 months or so have been a whirlwind of nominations, awards & features across all of my creative projects so I’m feeling […]

Happy 2019! + Exciting Studio Updates!

We hope you all had a wonderful festive season & thank you so much for all of your support during 2018! 2019 is looking to be just as jam-packed with amazing things in the studio & we can’t wait to share it all with you. – – – – – – – – – – […]

Floral Print Motif Workshops in 2019

I’m super excited to announce that I’ve just released four dates across 2019 for my next in-person Floral Print Motif Workshops & best of all it’s hosted at the gorgeous @relovedworks in Stockport. The groups are purposely more intimate (capped at 8 maximum) so you get lots of that all important 1-to-1 time & there’s a super relaxed […]

Pantone Colour of The Year 2019! – Living Coral

I’m a HAPPY girl! For those that know me or my design work, well you can imagine how much I yelped with excitement when hearing that such a luscious coral was the choice for Pantone of The Year 2019! I live for this colour! My design portfolio is crammed full with coral shades (spanning across […]

UK Blog Awards Nominee – Vote Now!

SO EXCITING! Our little blog has been nominated in the UK Blog Awards for the ‘Design & Architecture’ category! Myself & the studio team work hard on our blog to provide lots of gorgeous design inspiration, tips & knowledge so we’d be so grateful for your support. – – – – – – – – […]

Last Day of our Gratitude Sale!

Our 40% off gratitude sale ends tonight! 2018 has been such an amazing year & I’m so grateful for everyone who has been a part of that year either by following or supporting my businesses the RT studio & Make it in Design. As a huge, big, massive THANK YOU we extended our November sale […]

The Diversity in Surface Pattern Design

I’ve been sat thinking about my book content & drafting ideas for my sister company global online design school Make it in Design too & these past 12 months have been a whirlwind! What I love about the surface pattern industry is no two days are the same. I’ve designed for greeting cards to fashion, worked […]

Saying Thank You & Extended November Sale!

Saying thank you & feeling so grateful I just wanted to take a moment to say THANK YOU. I’m in my 10th year since setting up my 1st company the RT studio & my sister company (global design school) Make it in Design celebrated 7 years last week. Thank you to everyone who has followed […]

Get 40% Off Creative Coaching!

Creative Coaching sessions are in my fun November sale! I just love how my Creative Coaching sessions connect me to fab creative people all around the world! I really have a passion for helping others & helping them get the most out of their creative careers. We have such a lovely time in our chats […]