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Rupert Bevan

Q&A With Rupert Bevan

Behind The Scenes At Janine Stone & Co.

In a brief Q&A with Janine Stone this month, renowned British furniture maker, Rupert Bevan kindly gave us an insight into his personal style and taste.

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Make The Most Of Your Home’s Interior

Working With Janine Stone & Co.

The lockdown has caused many of us to reconsider how we use the spaces in our homes, which now have to include children’s studies, personal workout, and multiple video-conferencing areas. Here’s how hiring an interior designer can help make the most of your home.

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How Interior Design Will Adapt To The Pandemic

Interior Design Trends

In a post-COVID world, those designing or upgrading their residences will have to factor in some fundamental differences in the way we’ll need to live. Here are our thoughts a few trends that may emerge…

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This Week 30 October

In the news this week: ‘Farrow & Ball On The Joy Of Colour’, ‘Ceramics At Jacquesmus New Paris Restaurant’, ‘Nurseries Of The Super-Rich’, ‘A Home And Business Comes To Market’ and ‘Is Activity Returning To Prime Central London’.

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Giles Cook, Best Gapp Estate Agent

Beating The Brexit Blues

New Research Shows Belgravia Is Defying The Market

New research from Best Gapp, demonstrates how this prime central London address is facing up to Brexit and why short lease properties appeal in a challenging market. In particular, Belgravia is defying the market says Estate Agent, Giles Cook.

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Expert Insight – Buying A Home Off Market

This article was originally published by our friends at DBPR.   We asked some of the leading buying agents whether we are increasingly buying/selling luxury homes off market.  David Lee, Head of Sales at Pastor Real Estate, told us that “higher value properties (typically above £10m) are often launched to the market discreetly– with no advertising …

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What To Expect At Focus/19

15 – 20 Sep

For six days, Focus/19 at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour plays host to the most highly regarded artisans and craftsmen in the world of interior design. Welcoming trade professionals and design enthusiasts internationally, the programme is a chance to get acquainted with the world leading designers and artisans, including everything from floor marquetry to Afghan rug weaving. This year, there …

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Interior Design Trends To Look Out For At Decorex 2019

With over 400 exhibitors in attendance, Decorex 2019 will be a melting pot of inspiration for those that work in luxury interior design.

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The Newest Luxury Developments In London

In 2019 there are a whole host of super-prime residential developments on the market in London, featuring everything from swimming pools, gyms and cinema rooms. The supply of these types of properties is relatively large to the current levels of demand in the market, meaning buyers are able to pick up some great deals on …

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High End Construction Contractors

What Considerations Should Be Made When Buying A Renovation Property?

According To The Experts

We decided to ask property buying agents and financiers: “What are the most important considerations to make when buying a renovation property?”

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