We get really excited when we see Vanessa’s designs featured in the press – there’s a real buzz in the office when the latest magazines arrive – so we thought, why not share some of these highlights with you too? We’ve included a current selection here from the last couple of months - please click on the images below to read the articles – that way you can keep right up to date with what’s hot from Vanessa as soon as it hits the news stands!
Down on the farm
Jill and Tim Perkin made the most of their rural surroundings as they adapted their home to cater for extended family and a change of direction in their business.
Page 4 - Bolster Cushions in French Ticking - Clay, CharcoalApril 2020
Bored of beige? Try pastel shades as an alternative to timeless neutrals for keeping everyday spaces bright and airy, while adding a hint of colour.
Page 4: Swatch in Branching Out - Lily PinkApril 2020
Style at Home
The Style Book
Be inspired by laid-back Nordic interiors that offer up smart yet practical design and decor ideas.
Page 2: Scatter cushion in Pretty Maids - Dusky Pink, WinterApril 2020
Working 9 to 5...(in your PJs)
Get ready to ditch the cubicle, bad coffee and soul-destroying commute with our guide to working amid the creature comforts of your own home.
Grey & Yellow
Team chic grey with cheery yellow for an upbeat colour combination.
Curtains in Apples & Pears - Clay, Dark Buttercup & Charcoal; seat pads in Espalier Stripe - Charcoal; Tablecloth, main fabric in Plain Linen - Charcoal, bordered in Plain Linen - Saffron; napkin in Paisley Ground - Hay, Charcoal & ClayMarch 2020
From staircases to lighting, we look at how to create a stylish first impression with carefully considered hallway, whether modest or grand.
Featured on Page 3:March 2020
Create a pretty room scheme with fabrics in delicate shades
Love & Honour - Updating an elegant Victorian Villa
The Broadfields were determined to update their Victorian Villa to suit modern living, but without overwriting its natural character.
Into the Light
Considering their previous home was a 500-year-old farmhouse, moving into a cutting edge eco property was exciting new territory for Flori and Rory Atkins. And, since they moved in, they haven't looked back.
Page 4 - Bed Cushions in In Full Flight - Damson, bedroom Chair Cushion in Stockholm Stripe - Damson, Scree, Winter. Bathroom Blinds in French Ticking - Limestone, Smoke. Second bedroom bed cushions in Momo - Tangerine & Japonica - Indigo,June 2019
The English Home
Colour Confidence with YELLOW
Advice on utilising the positive glow of different shades of this energising, joyful colour
Page 6 - Curtains in Shibori Light - Pigeon, Saffron; Sofa upholstered in Simple Ticking Detail - Charcoal; Scatter cushions in Origami - Saffron, Pigeon & Pigeon, Saffron; Calmsden Chair in Shibori - Light PigeonJune 2019