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Alexander Lamont

Working With Artisans:

Alexander Lamont

As part of our series showcasing the work of the exceptional artisans, fine craftsmen and women that Janine Stone works with. We pick out some of our favourite pieces from; the British furniture, object and lighting designer, Alexander Lamont‘s Editions collection of decorative objects and accessories.

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Deborah Tarr artwork

The Uplifting Paintings Of Deborrah Tarr

The artist Deborah Tarr, lives and works in quiet anonymity in the village of Primrose Hill, London. Loved on both sides of the Atlantic by private collectors for her sumptuous abstract oil paintings and assemblages, Tarr shuns any grandiose statements about her art.

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A Contemporary Design & Build Project

– A Case Study

On this project Janine Stone & Co. were commissioned for their concept to completion service, combining the disciplines of architecture, interior design, construction and project management. The result was a visually striking new house at harmony with its bucolic surroundings, serving our clients into the next period of their lives.

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Wilton House

Jenna Burlingham at Wilton House Antiques Fair

This weekend (2-4 March 2018) sees Jenna Burlingham Fine Art exhibit for the first time at Wilton House Antiques Fair.

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Table Setting Etiquette

We bring to you the definitive rule book of table setting from a renowned French porcelain painter and designer. This post was originally published by our friends at Almost Essential.

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London Live!

The Birthday Party at the Harold Pinter Theatre –  Perhaps it’s because I am an interior designer, but I always relish the opportunity to dissect set designs when at the theatre. The production values and level of craftsmanship on display for performances that are so ephemeral always impresses me. For anyone else into there theatre, then I …

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Interior designers collaborating

How To Choose An Interior Designer

Design Advice by Janine Stone

This month Janine Stone’s shared some advice with Almost Essential about choosing the right interior designer for your project.

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"Lightbench" by Bernd Spiecker

“Let There Be Light” – Lumiere London 2018

What To See In Central London

Starting today, Thursday 18th January and running until Sunday 21st Lumiere London is back. The largest free light festival in Europe returns for its second edition. London’s nocturnal streets and architecture will be reimagined in light, transforming the city into a shining exhibition for all to see.

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Jardin Majorelle

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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