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Marrakech:

Where To Escape The Bleak Mid-Winter

If you’ve heard of Blue Monday, the name given to a day in January claimed to be the most depressing day of the year, then you’ll also know that Blue Monday happens to be today. Keeping this in mind an holiday escape is probably wise to consider this winter.

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visiting the workshop

Out Of The Ordinary: How To Commission Bespoke Furniture

If you’ve ever wondered how to commission out of the ordinary bespoke furniture then here is our guide to working with world class designers, artisan craftsmen and women, who can help you achieve your dreams.

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Celine-Janine-Stone-Winter-Pick

Fashion Picks:

Janine’s Winter Look

With winter taking hold, I always find it a challenge at this time of year to source wardrobe items that will keep me warm and strike a fashionable form. Céline is one of my favourite go to brands. They are one of the original Parisian fashion brands, known originally for designing bespoke children’s shoes over 70 years …

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8 Destinations for Hunting enthusiasts

This Week 23rd November 2017

In the news this week: ‘The Budget: What HNWIs and business owners need to know’, ‘On the mark – 8 destinations for hunting enthusiasts’, ‘RIBA’s 2017 Stirling Award brought to life in virtual reality’, ‘Inside the Orient Express’ and ‘How Nick Ross added £23m to the value of his Bayswater home’.

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Janine Stone's Date Mamouls

Recipes From My Childhood:

Lebanese Date Ma’amouls

In my childhood home in Lebanon, making ma’amouls was always a ceremonial event during any time of celebration or when we had specials guests visiting. My grandmother would bring me into the kitchen and share with me her secrets for making, shaping and filling the ultimate ma’amoul – as had been taught to her by her mother and surely others before.

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Simon Barnes Property Consultant

Prime London Property – The Secret Way In

According to Simon Barnes property consultant at H. Barnes & Co in Mayfair. 

Experts have for a long time been automatically employed when it comes to almost every other investment decision – be it art or the stock market. Today, for those investing in bricks and mortar, the instruction of a good buying agent has become an equally essential requirement. Simon Barnes, Property Consultant at H. Barnes & Co in Mayfair, explains the secret way to enter London’s prime property market.

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A charming cobbled mews

Beautiful Belgravia: Guide To Living In Central London

Belgravia is London regally dressed in its Sunday best.  Elegantly proportioned white stucco architecture characterises the neighbourhood’s distinctive streetscape. This aristocratic London district has a sense of community with its pretty cobbled mews, secluded private gardens and charming shopping streets as typified with Motcomb, Elizabeth and Kinnerton streets.   This chic neighbourhood is home to …

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Janine Stone Publications

Exceptional Without Exception

Our Latest Publication

“Exceptional Without Exception” is the latest publication from Janine Stone & Co., An exploration of our business and the exotic world that is luxury architecture and interior design. Served beautifully with imagery and illustrations of our work.

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Country Life March 2017 Cover - The Best Interior Designers in Britain

The Best Interior Designers and Decorators in Britain

Country Life – March 8 – 2017

Although not our first appearance on the list, Janine Stone & Co. is extremely proud to be included in Country Life’s 100 Best Interior Designers and Decorators in Britain.

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Cadogan Square

Who’s Buying London’s Prime Property?

New Figures Released by Hamptons International

At Janine Stone, we have broken down and reviewed who’s buying London’s prime property based on figures released by Hamptons International.

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One side of Eaton Square, one of Britain's most exclusive addresses.

London’s Iconic Streets

Eaton Square, Belgravia, London

Eaton Square in London’s Belgravia district is one of three neighboring garden squares regarded as some of the most desirable prime residential real estate in Britain. For the last two centuries residents have included; Prime Ministers, oligarchs, actors and royalty.

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The Architecture of Bond

Spotlight on the work of Sir Ken Adam

In celebration of his achievements, we take a closer look at some of the design lessons to be learnt from the brilliantly talented Sir Ken Adam.

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