London Hotel

A design scheme for the public areas (entrance, reception, lift, bar and lounge) of a London hotel situated on the edge of the Nine Elms regeneration district.  This project involved extensive customer profiling, competitor and market analysis to identify emergent markets before designing a ‘truly memorable front of house scheme’ for a well-established boutique country-house […]

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Community Store

I recently volunteered my design services for a social enterprise – a community store considering an upgrade to the thriving cafe area. Having researched the existing customer base, the brief to create a homely, rustic space was considered alongside the desire to widen its appeal to new customers by creating a ‘destination cafe’.  The following […]

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Hair Salon

The brief was to source materials and surfaces for a hair salon in an upmarket part of town that was to undergo a major refurbishment.  All surfaces had to be suitable for commercial use and be able to withstand the wear-and-tear of a busy working salon and come together to create an exciting space with […]

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Home Office

The brief was to design an office for a wedding planner.  Working from home, she wanted to use her dining room to meet with prospective clients, so it needed to be both a functional office space and give a great first impression.  Reached from a narrow hallway, it would be separate from the rest of […]

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Clubhouse

Invited by the club’s Commercial Manager to present ideas on the refurbishment of a rugby clubhouse, it became clear through the briefing processes that the clubhouse, which should be a major revenue stream for the club, was lacking the aesthetic appeal both as a   contemporary space for members to socialise on match days or […]

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