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Monday January 30th, 2012

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sneak peek: holly wales + stephen smith

Illustrator Holly Wales and artist Stephen Smith of NeasdenControlCentre moved into this converted live/work space that was once a print finisher’s factory in October 2011. They fell in love with the home’s south-facing windows, which allow them to watch the sunrise and sunset and see planes taking off and landing across London. The apartment also…

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Monday February 7th, 2011

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sneak peek: debbie powell

sneak peek: debbie powell

Debbie Powell is a London-based illustrator with a love of printmaking and drawing by hand. Debbie’s recent projects include a Jamie Oliver kids’ cooking range, Carluccio’s restaurant and Walker touch-and-feel baby books, in addition to having just finished writing a children’s book. She lives in a two-bedroom Victorian townhouse in London’s East End that she shares with…

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Monday January 17th, 2011

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sneak peek: claire bingham

sneak peek: claire bingham

Claire Bingham is a writer and interior designer based in Manchester and London, who flips between consulting on the design of people’s homes to writing about them, along with working for global fashion and beauty brands. The former Homes Editor of Elle Decoration with a background in antiques, textiles and illustration, her work has been…

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Monday January 10th, 2011

Monday January 3rd, 2011

anne ditmeyer, interior design, sneak peeks by 41

sneak peek: reiko kaneko

sneak peek: reiko kaneko

Given the fun yet sophisticated nature of her ceramics, it’s no surprise that the home of Reiko Kaneko features these same elements of humor. Reiko is drawn to the clean lines and uncluttered aesthetics of Japanese homes but jokes that despite her Japanese heritage, it just doesn’t turn out like that (and it doesn’t help…

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Monday December 7th, 2009