Contents of issue 110, November-December 2016


IN THE FRAME Allyson McDermott, wallpaper designer and conservator
THIS LIFE Ponies, polo and preservation at Errol Park
MONITOR What’s hot
INTERIORS NEWS The headliners
REPORT The KBB anniversary
DESIGN NOTES The Campden toast  rack by Robert Welch
TRENDWATCH Lime, white, iridescent
HEIRLOOM Kartell’s Discovolante car
SAMPLER Purple paint, khaki wallpaper and spotty fabric
HOW BIZARRE Invisible Personage by BD Barcelona Design
MEET THE MAKER Artist and blacksmith Agnes Smith
WELL READ Cool books for the kids
KIDS NEWS Colourful design ideas
ECO NEWS The latest green goods
AVARICE Crystal by Stevenson Brothers and Nuno & Rebecca Fernandes


TRAD BUT NOT SAD Delightful decorations
TOP TRINKETS Baubles and wreath
TAKE YOUR PLACES Tips for the top table
DECK THE HALLS Home decor ideas
EAT, DRINK, AND BE MERRY Festive foodie treats


BATHROOM NEWS What’s new in the loo
LOOK BOOK Strong styles to steal
ASK THE EXPERTS Problems solved
BATHING BEAUTIES Baths to dive for
BOWLED OVER The latest sinks
SPRAY IT  Heads, jets and enclosures
TOP TAPS Turning on the hot and cold
GOT IT COVERED New flooring and wall coverings
CASE STUDY How to mix modern and period


SECRET GARDEN A Victorian wall conceals a home and garden fit for the Hollywood hills
FACE VALUE Eastern influences guided the remodelling of this Perthshire property
GLASS ACT Natural light illuminates this Edinburgh extension all the boundaries, and it was worth it

Japanese influences give this Perthshire home and its garden a connection that enhances and benefits both


ON THE WATERFRONT  Sir Hugh Casson’s original watercolours of the Royal Yacht Britannia
ART WORDS Clara Drummond talks about Girl in a Liberty Dress
NEWS What’s happening where
DESIGN ARCHIVES Designer, maker and entrepreneur Jacqueline Groag


ART ATTACK This Stockbridge abode mixes quirky touches with distinctive art works on the walls
WORLD WIDE Globetrotting professionals found a place they could call home in the Victorian townhouse
ROCK AND ROLL Find out how lawyer-turned-designer transformed her Fife home with colour
HORSE POWER The Pony Up Ranch brings masterful touches with the great outdoors

Contemporary paintings combine with bright, quirky decor to create a home that is distinctively different



CASE STUDY Plants and flowers for a split-level space
NEWS The outside has never looked so good


FIT FOR KINGS AND QUEENS Borthwick Castle, Gorebridge


HOUSE HUNTER Homes with romance
NEWS The latest developments