The Cotswolds is renowned for its small shops and hidden gems. In a guide to the Cotswolds written by Vogue, Tetbury was commended for its quality antique shops filled so for today’s blog post we have put together our list of our favourites. How to find Tetbury For those of you who may not be […]

If you live in or around Cheltenham, this time of year will always be associated with the bustling liveliness of Cheltenham Races. We have had lots of clients who love their horses and it got us thinking about how you could bring an equestrian theme into your home. This can take form as a decorative accessory, […]

Whether you’re planning a complete kitchen overhaul or just a refresh, colourful kitchens are a big deal. The chances are that you won’t get many opportunities to install a new kitchen. So when making design decisions you want something that will stand the test of time. The danger here is that we shy away from […]

I am constantly searching for new inspiration here at LGI whether through magazines, interior design books or online on Pinterest or Instagram. An essential source of inspiration for me personally is global design trends and looking outside of what we see in the stores in the UK. We have some incredible UK designers who have changed […]

I love when a new year rolls around and with it brings a whole host of predictions in what will drive the world of home interiors. Last year saw the unprecedented rise of millennial pink, a shift towards bringing the outside in and a real emphasis on mixing textures. So what will 2018 have in […]

I have a huge passion for hand printed fabrics having studied it at Winchester School of Art during my degree. I loved the process of it, from the initial drawings, transferring them to the screens and mixing colours and then the slow, careful repetition of printing. There is something so wonderful about transferring a drawing […]

Before the Christmas decorations came out in full force you were, quite possibly, feeling content with your home. Fast forward to January 7th and low and behold your house feels empty, bare and lifeless. We can hardly be surprised when (if you are like me) as December creeps along the house gradually becomes full of […]

Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark and is now referred to as one of the fastest growing metropolitan destinations in Europe. It’s such a fascinating place with a global recognition for being a pioneer in the world of urban planning and design as well as being recognised for it’s cleanliness, presence of green space […]

A trip to Daylesford at any time of the year is lovely but Christmas makes it a little more special. The organic farm boasts cookery courses in their state of the art kitchen, garden workshops for those wanting to become a dab hand at floristry, a luxury spa and their famous farm shop full or […]

The period between the 1930’s to the 1970’s saw rise to one of the most iconic interior trends, Mid-Century Modern. It changed the face of architecture and design and has left a lasting impression all over the world today. Heavily influenced by Brazilian and Scandinavian architects, this era was defined by it’s inclusion of nature, […]