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I want to be an Interior Designer!

Sometimes I question how I ever ended up being an Interior Designer, it hasn’t happened by accident, it has taken a lot of hard work and dedication!  But it is a question that comes up when I am teaching. I  like … Continue reading

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Does design education meet current needs of the employer and how will this influence the future of design education?

Following my meeting with the Interior Educators at the RCA last week where we entered into discussions about the future of interior design education, I thought I would include in my blog, my paper, that I wrote for my PGCE … Continue reading

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Is your workspace working for you?

Having worked in a number of architect’s practices and seen many workspaces throughout my career in design, I can safely say that they are a number of office interiors than can really make you feel uninspired, depressed, lack originality and … Continue reading

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The show must go on!

Today I am filled with an enormous sense of emotion. It is the end of one journey with my latest project that I have been apart of for eighteen months. Unlike design projects that I get involved in, I feel … Continue reading

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Amsterdam. A view through a window.

Well I worked out whilst on the flight back from Amsterdam , that the last time the hubby and I took a weekend out to go to a city destination, without kids, was five and a half years ago!! So … Continue reading

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Drawing outside the box!

As we approach the first semester of year II of Interior Architecture, I am painfully planning lessons. I am also planning for a 10 week course at Leeds City College, where I am to teach ‘An Introduction to Interior Design’, … Continue reading

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You’ve got a lot to say!

Well today I made an important decision and that was start my own Blog.  I am such an avid user of Twitter and read so many other useful (and perhaps not so useful posts) that I thought ‘Penny, you do … Continue reading

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