Articles by Jill Macnair

Jill Macnair

Jill Macnair has worked as an interiors journalist for 13 years, contributing to titles including Elle Decoration, The Sunday Times and The Guardian. She set up cult interiors blog My Friend’s House in 2009 with Ros Anderson and continues to run the forum daily.


Interview with Fernando Laposse – on ethical design and working with colour from nature

Fernando Laposse is a Mexican product designer based in London. His experimental work fuses sustainability with craft and he’s drawn to creating colour using natural sources.  He captured particular attention with his project Totomoxtle – a surface veneer for interiors and furniture that is made from naturally colourful native Mexican corn husks. The aim is… read more


Talking colour and plants with London Terrariums’ Emma Sibley

A stone’s throw from south London’s congested Old Kent Road is a colourful little haven for people who love plants. London’s only terrarium shop – aptly called London Terrariums – began life on owner Emma Sibley’s kitchen table, before migrating to a studio in Bermondsey and finally putting its roots down in one of London’s most urban corners. The… read more

The Chromologist 2019 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist