Protecting the Origin of Species

Certainly amongst children and not a few adults, there is a dissociation between certain products and their origins. Take milk, for example: it is processed and packaged in such a way that its connection with the cow is so remote that she is irrelevant. If, however, foot and mouth disease is decimating herds and milk […]

The Spectacular Floors of Europe

One of our clients was inspired by the floors of the Hermitage in St Petersburg. Yes, the one that Catherine the Great had built for her Winter Palace in 1764. His home is in Balham,  a distinctly a more modest affair. He, and his wife, together planned the interiors of their terraced house. He designed […]