Welcome to my blog wich opens up my studio. Check out my projects, inspiration and sketchbook. I hope you enjoy... Sarah

Trilogy of Gorgeous Gardens!

As the sunshine starts to appear and it's time to get outside and tend to my garden (a newfound activity) I have been inspired and encouraged by 3 gorgeous gardens that I have come across in the last month - take a look and I hope you enjoy the images below

I took particular interest in the collaboration between Chelsea Flower Show and Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens celebrating the senses

 Of particular interest was

Georgia O’Keeffe

Georgia Keefe Exhibition at The Modern celebrates her centenary and is a wonderful chronological journey through her life, work and marriage.

​Here are some of the images which I found particularly compelling...



Farmhouse Window and Door 1929




Oak Leaves Pink & Grey 1926




Lake George 1922


Flowers: Art & Bouquets

Flowers: Art & Bouquets

I have popped this onto my Christmas list, an absolutely GORGEOUS publication from Assouline

Wonderful imagery and inspiring quotes that marry in a rich celebration of floral indulgence...



Absolutely EXQUISITE

Good enough to EAT

Emily Quinton – Festive Fairy Lights

Emily Quinton's blog offers many creative ideas and styling tips that I'm often inspired by.

This series of beautiful images and video is wonderfully festive and one I hope you enjoy...

click on photo above to access Emily's blog

click on the photo below for the video 

Designing Pub 15


PUB 15 was launched this year at Olympia in London and SBD was delighted to be commissioned for the styling and designing of key event areas.

A previous post on design and show preparation is also available here


Here's a few shots of 24hrs before the show opened - lots to do and hard to believe the transformation!

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