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Time To Spend A Penny!


I've been bursting to share these new designs created from the unusual story of Sir John Harington, inventor of the first lavatorial flush!

As a design brief, it's a tricky subject, however I decided to play on the phrase "to spend a penny" to give this collection a humourous yet informative insight to the historical story which is certainly an unusual talking point for the owners and their guests at this boutique hotel.

SBD Spring/Summer 2015 Colours

Time for Spring/Summer Colours!!!

My website is fresh as a spring daisy or perhaps a dandelion, with a zingy new palette of colours to announce the warm sunshine of Spring and hazy days of Summer which are just around the corner.

As a designer, it is essential for my work to stay fresh and interesting for you my lovely viewers to enjoy - who wants the same website all year round? Given my world is

Harington Hotel Design Brief

Harington's Hotel & City Apartments are set right in the centre of the historic city of Bath and I was delighted to be commissioned to provide a variety of bespoke products and styling options for this gorgeous boutique hotel.


There is some facinating history beyond the immediate tourist attractions and splendid architecture outside the front door at Harington's.

Sir John Harington, God son to Queen Elizabeth and a poet was also the inventor

“Sarah On Tour” Bath & Wiltshire

 The West Country = HOME so not far to roam - But still an adventure





First stop was the beautiful Old Manor Hotel in Bradford Upon Avon http://www.oldmanorhotel.com where I have had the pleasure of staying before - I hooked up with the lovely new owner Lucy to compliment her on the changes they are making and tell her a little about my services and products - the new schemes are a way off needing finishing touches but it's certainly a great