A Room of my Own


Christmas Rituals: Oona Bannon from Pinch

Along with her husband Rusell Pinch, Oona Bannon runs London design studio Pinch, which is known for stunningly simple furniture of the sort that’s only achieved through painstaking craftsmanship. Cabinets, tables, chairs and sideboards in high-quality hardwoods and gorgeous upholstery make up a collection that – we think – also gives away the couple’s exceptional eye for colour. Their design… read more


Christmas rituals: Paul de Zwart from Another Country

Paul de Zwart, the supremely tasteful creative director of furniture and homewares brand Another Country – and one of the original founders of Wallpaper* magazine – recounts his Christmases past and present. “We were a family that moved around a lot. My father worked for a multinational company so we celebrated Christmas in tropical and snowy climates,… read more

Kirath Ghundoo

A Room of my Own: Print Designer Kirath Ghundoo Exhibiting from Tomorrow at LDF

Print and textile designer Kirath Ghundoo burst onto the interiors scene in 2011 when she exhibited her trademark Mix ‘n’ Match wallpaper concept at London’s 100% Design exhibition. Originally trained in textile and surface pattern, her distinctive style of geometric shapes and surprising asymmetrical patterns has been applied to many things beyond wallpaper, from i-phones to office… read more


A Room of my Own Part I: Robbie Spina’s First Room in London

    Together with his business partner Joe Zito, Robbie Spina runs the bespoke design company Spina. With backgrounds in fine art and fashion, the designers set out to revive the ancient art of passementerie and are famous for their extraordinary tassels and tiebacks for curtains. These are hand made using an assortment of both expected and rare materials from feathers, silk… read more


A Room of my Own: Abigail Ahern on her Surprising Decorating Past

Designer, author, expert at glamorously styling up shelves, coffee tables and mantelpieces, Abigail Ahern is widely held responsible for our enduring obsession with dark interiors. Her distinctive decorating style is all about layering, clashing, and daring, but surprisingly her tastes weren’t always this way. Here she tells us about her first proper home in the… read more

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