Designers are curious and first and foremost, they observe, take notice and make note of things that others often overlook.
Here you see a variety of projects, all of which have become part of an ongoing creative journey.
How do you spark your creativity? Colour is always a good starting point for me.
I enjoy the challenge of working with all sorts of colour combinations: I use colour mood boards, I follow colour trends and predictions.
But in my personal colour-comfort-zone I am drawn to the changing colours in the landscape throughout the seasons. This is Winter.... Click on these images to see more details I have recently been making some colour mood boards to help me plan future textil
I recently found a beautiful vintage linen tray cloth while I was browsing in a local charity shop. It immediately caught my eye because of the unusual bright yellow linen and the lovely quality of the hand embroidered flowers and leaves. Considering it was probably made in the1940's or 50's, it was in excellent, unused condition. And it was the perfect size to be made in to a cushion cover. I love to work with pieces of vintage linen like this, but from experience I know tha