Posts tagged Houzz
Creating a calming cocoon

Windowless bathrooms are often dull and dingy, but not if you take steps to impart atmosphere. Don’t be afraid to choose dark colours to create a spa-like sanctuary. This black marble is flashed through with amber veining – like waves of light captured on a time-lapse recording. (For a similar effect, try Port Laurent marble.) Brass taps give a warm glow and clever lighting takes away any threat of gloominess.

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Some Buzz on Houzz...

“When you have to shoot, shoot, don’t talk!"

Paraphrasing this good quote by Eli Wallach, I must admit that I tend to shoot – with my camera – much more than I am used to talk.

However it is nice when people, particularly if someone with a keen eye as Houzz’s editors – choose to talk about interesting topics using my images as media.

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Would you believe a bed is made of this?

Herdwick wool, silk, mohair, horsehair, hemp, flax, cashmere are natural and precious materials, used by Button & Sprung to make their 100% natural beds and mattresses.

I have discovered them thanks to an interesting presentation organised last week by Houzz – the leading platform for interiors and home design – at B&S showroom in London at Thames Wharf, Hammersmith (where The River Cafe is).

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