If you are inspired by Barbiecore for your interior design but want to steer away from the ‘plastic but fantastic’ style most notably compared to the Barbie brand, then Lucy Ackroyd, Head of Design at Christy is here to help. Lucy shares her top tips on fun ways to use pink throughout your home in a way that is still fun but more elevated for a modern interior.
In recent years, the way people respond to light has been something of a hot topic. From the growing numbers of people dealing with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) to the rise of blue light glasses, we’re learning more and more about how lighting can affect our moods, life patterns and behaviours.
Conservatories are one of the interior world’s biggest opinion dividers at the moment, with reports that an ugly conservatory could knock up to £15,000 off the value of your home.1 For those with conservatories, you’ll want to ensure you have the right design in place to maximise your investment. As we roll into the summer months, well-designed conservatories can be transformed into a versatile space to host weekends with friends or utilised for a lazy afternoon reading in the sunshine.
With the new Barbie movie releasing on the 21st July, and our first peak into the iconic Barbie Dreamhouse which features an utterly pink take on Palm Springs mid-century modernism – you wouldn’t be alone if you’re wondering exactly how to incorporate subtle notes of the fun and playful trend into your home interior whilst keeping things timeless.
Sustainable design is an approach to creating products, buildings, and systems that are environmentally responsible, socially just, and economically durable. It is an essential concept that students should learn to address the challenges of climate change and environmental decline.
Product design and architecture share many similarities in terms of their approach to design. Both require careful consideration of form, function, materials, and user experience, using creative and iterative design processes to balance and complement these factors.
The beauty of blinds lies in their versatility, allowing you to effortlessly regulate privacy and light while also achieving your desired aesthetic. You can turn your bathroom into a sanctuary with the perfect blend of style and functionality by carefully choosing the right window dressings for your space.
With King Charles III’s coronation coming up on 6th May, our attention is once again on everything royal. The coronation coverage will range from a live broadcast of the event itself and a unique coronation concert taking place at Windsor Castle to special editions of The One Show, Songs of Praise and EastEnders.