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THE GOOD LIFE

Interior stylist Lynda Gardener has renovated this unique Australian country property to make it a welcome retreat away from the bustle of the city.

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Homes & Gardens
May 2020

SUNSHINE STATE

The Zen-like interior and exterior of this Californian home shine bright and lend themselves to relaxation

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May 2020

REFINED LINES

Gemma Gordon-Duff ’s redesign of this Chelsea townhouse dovetails its Georgian elegance with cool, contemporary shapes

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May 2020

PERFECTLY POISED

A shared vision resulted in the stunning makeover of this home – and it is a transformation that honours the property’s exceptional position above the sea

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Homes & Gardens
May 2020

Q & A ASK MR MERRIDEW

OUR RESIDENT UNDER BUTLER PROVIDES HOME HELP

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May 2020

OUTDOOR PURSUITS

A country house in the Surrey Hills has been sensitively refreshed by interior design studio Sims Hilditch with soft colours and botanical prints that reference its glorious setting.

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Homes & Gardens
May 2020

ONE TO WATCH

Working with the spirit of a place, landscape architect Kristian Reay develops exciting concepts to create dynamic outdoor spaces

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May 2020

NATURAL ABUNDANCE

The revitalised gardens at Newton House celebrate Robin and Jane Cannon’s desire to decorate outdoors with thousands of May-flowering bulbs and rhizomes.

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May 2020

MOVERS & SHAKERS

Lulu Lytle, co-founder of Soane Britain

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May 2020

The Height Of Good Taste

Clever use of raised beds and terraces by designer Matt Keightley has turned a featureless garden into a showstopping oasis for pleasure and play

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May 2020

WELCOME HOME

Adaptability and sociability were central to the brief for this Victorian property to make it suit its gregarious owners, then interior designer Stephanie Dunning was tasked to evoke luxe schemes

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Homes & Gardens
April 2020

SIMPLY THE BEST

SEVEN WINNERS IN THE SOCIETY OF GARDEN DESIGNERS AWARDS 2020 SHARE THE CREATIVE THINKING BEHIND THEIR PRIZE DESIGNS

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April 2020

MOVERS & SHAKERS

Campbell - Rey, design partnership and creative consultants

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April 2020

JEWELS IN THE CROWN

In spring, this garden bursts into life with a treasure trove of glorious tulips woven through borders of topiary and gnarled old apple trees

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April 2020

ART & SOUL

Paint and furniture atelier Cassandra Ellis has transformed a rural retreat into an ethereal home with her discerning eye for colour and design

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April 2020

RAW BEAUTY

Ceramicist Anouk Kramer’s rural home and studio is a time capsule of authentic Dutch character

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April 2020

AGED TO PERFECTION

Interior designer Adelaide Bragg has aligned old and new beautifully at this Australian homestead

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April 2020

DREAM SITTING ROOM

INTERIOR DESIGNER SOPHIE ASHBY REVEALS HOW NATURE PROVIDED THE INSPIRATION FOR THIS SCHEME’S WELCOMING, EARTHY PALETTE

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April 2020

A SMART ACT

Interior designers Turner Pocock have created a home that functions for family life, but also has a grown-up, sophisticated side

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April 2020

HOUSE STYLE

One of the most influential sources of interiors inspiration over the past two decades, country hotels have long set the decorating agenda – and their look is moving on again

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April 2020

THE GREAT BRITISH BAKERS

CAMBRIDGE BAKERY FITZBILLIES HAS BECOME AN INSTITUTION, SERVING THE BEST CAKES AND BAKES TO GENERATIONS OF FANS FOR 100 YEARS: SOFTLY SCENTED, NICELY SPICED AND RISEN TO PERFECTION

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March 2020

LIGHT & SHADE

This striking Devon home, designed by Field Day Studio, has blended tradition and modernity into a calm and cohesive whole

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March 2020

CELESTIAL SPRING

Shimmering with new-season light, designer Angel Collins’ Warwickshire garden is a little slice of blossom-filled heaven

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March 2020

UNDERSTATED LUXURY

LAYERS OF TEXTURE AND HIGH-END FINISHES COMBINE WITH DIRECTIONAL PATTERN TO CREATE A SOPHISTICATED COOK SPACE

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March 2020

ROOM AT THE BAR

THE NATURAL WARMTH OF WOOD IS TAKEN IN A GLAMOROUS DIRECTION TO ENSURE THIS KITCHEN IS ALWAYS PARTY-READY

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March 2020

AT ONE WITH NATURE

In this coastal retreat, interior designer Cortney Bishop looked to the landscape to help build beautiful decorating schemes

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March 2020

ELEMENTS OF SURPRISE

Architects Finkernagel Ross have ensured this London home inspires awe at every turn

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March 2020

ALL THINGS BRIGHT

Mixing print, colour and pattern with clever structural tweaks, interior designer Elizabeth Hay brought new life to her home in Singapore

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March 2020

THE SUSTAINABLE LIFE

Our columnist Sebastian Cox on the wellness-enhancing power of decorating with real wood

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March 2020

A FINE BALANCE

Interior designer Flora Soames helped the owners of this Notting Hill townhouse create a pared-back interior that really stands out

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Homes & Gardens
March 2020