Contents of issue 89, May-June 2013


Homes and Interiors ScotlandIN THE FRAME Philip Long, director of the new Victoria & Albert at Dundee
THIS LIFE Architects Ian and Thea McMillan in their specially-adapted home
MONITOR All that’s latest and greatest
INTERIORS NEWS Upgrades for indoors
OUT THERE Optical illusions
HEIRLOOM Epica’s luxe leather journal
TREND WATCH Honeycomb patterns, cool pastels, half-and-halfs
SAMPLER Pinks, candies, trellises
NOOKS & CRANNIES Peltoniemi Concept Store, Aberdeen
KITCHENS NEWS The looks for cooks
IDEAS IN DESIGN Curtains and blinds
HOW BIZARRE Zanotta’s coatstand, made from agricultural implements
WELL READ Hard-backed inspiration
I LOVE THIS Cara Connolly on the Ramshorn graveyard in Glasgow
DESIGN NEWS It’s cool to drool
DESIGN ARCHIVES William Turnbull
BEHIND CLOSED DOORS Johnstons of Elgin
KIDS NEWS Choices for juniors
FANCY THAT An eco-home in the Grange
AVARICE Charles’s Aloes chandelier


LABOUR OF LOVE The artisans of Hermès (pictured above)


FARM ecology An agricultural building, recycled
RURAL UPHEAVAL All change in Aberdeenshire
SIDE WAYS Extending in the other direction
NORTHERN EXPOSURE Reinventing a whitehouse
SWEET SUBURBIA One seriously stylish semi


VET SET Edinburgh’s extraordinary Summerhall
IN THE INK Johanna Basford’s monochrome world
ART WORDS Layla Curtis’s Tong Tana
ART NEWS Gossip from Scotland’s galleries


SUITABLE FOR BOYS A Tom Ford-inspired pad in Edinburgh has personality stamped all over it
LAND AHOY Subtle seaside influences in a beautifully understated home in North Berwick
FAIRY TALE A boyhood dream comes true on the shores of Lake Maggiore in northern Italy
FRANKLY MY DEAR Gone with the Wind glamour in deepest St Andrews

Courtesy of Fabien DeCugnac
Courtesy of Fabien DeCugnac


NEWS & OUTDOOR inspirations
ENTERTAINING Parties without walls
CROCKERY How to eat out
PARASOLS Made in the shade
GARDENALIA Accessorising the arbor
CASE STUDY Inswood in East Lothian


NEWS Green ideas and goodies


NEWS The tastes of now
STYLE & SUSTENANCE Timberyard, Edinburgh foodies’ new HQ
WORD OF MOUTH James Morton


STABLE DIET A Wigtonshire holiday conversion with a well-equipped kitchen
TOP NIGHT One day, all B&Bs will be made like this


Homes & Interiors Scotland bathroom inspirations
Coloured steel cabinet, Croydex – Zurich basin mixer, Swisstaps – Original antique toilet pan, Thomas Crapper –
Noah hand towel, Missoni Home

NEWS Dispatches from the tub
CASE STUDY Marvellous marble
BASINS That sinking feeling
TAPS What a turn on
STORAGE Meet these cabinets
TOWELS Dry off in style
SHOWERS Feel the power
CURVES Cut those corners
BATHS Thumping great tubs
BOTANICAL Natural selection
STOCKISTS Where to buy


PROPERTY NEWS The latest builds around Scotland
HOUSE HUNTER Sporty homes for fit families
FANCY THAT A family-sized eco-house
HOME SHOW Tips from the showflats