Tropicana Inspiration

June 15th, 2017|Interior Design, Nielsen House, Blog|

Always stylish and beautifully chic, the monochrome look in a home never fails to impress. Black and white is timeless and in a bedroom or living space can be both classic and sophisticated. But for this room scheme - for which we were proud to win a Residential Interior Design award – we opted to [...]

Spring Into A Seasonal Refresh

March 8th, 2017|Nielsen House, Blog|

It’s March already - and with glimpses of sunshine here and there, we’re finding ourselves looking forward to Summer. We’re often asked at the studio for ideas on seasonal refreshes for home interiors – and we’re delighted to share with you here a few of the trends we’re loving right now with some tips [...]

Sarah Adds Spice To Restaurant Project

February 9th, 2017|Blog|

Our interiors work on the Gilpin Hotel’s exciting new  ‘Gilpin Spice’ restaurant is now complete and we’re delighted to report it’s looking stunning and attracting glowing reviews. Sarah has been working with the Gilpin’s owners, the Cunliffe family, for the past 15 years and is delighted to have been invited to design this unique [...]

A Christmas Lakeland Retreat

December 5th, 2016|Interior Design, Blog|

Inspired by the homelands of Santa Claus this simple tree adds an effective but understated festive touch to one of the five award-winning room themes we designed for the Gilpin Hotel in Windermere. Part of our Spa Lodge project which opened earlier this year, the Voreda suite took its influences from Sarah’s own Scandinavian [...]

Wallpaper Week

October 7th, 2016|Interior Design, Blog|

WALLPAPER TRENDS TO GET HUNG UP ON Continuing our Autumn trends series, it’s timely that it’s International Wallpaper Week. We were really excited at some of the wallpaper samples on show during our recent visit to the London-based Interiors Exhibition Decorex. We especially loved the excellent Azure Blue papers we saw on some of the [...]

Revamp Your Home This Autumn

September 23rd, 2016|Interior Design, Blog|

PLAY WITH COLOUR FOR AUTUMN 2016 With Summer fast becoming a distant memory and Autumn now upon us, we’ll be bringing to you a round up of some of the key trends we’re excited about here in the Sarah Jane Nielsen design studio. Recently back from a visit to the leading London interiors exhibition Decorex, [...]

Precious Metals

September 14th, 2016|Interior Design, Blog|

Metallics in silvers, rose golds, bronzes and rich copper tones have dominated many stands at trade shows this season. Perfect for adding a sunny glow to your scheme, create a statement feature with metallic wallcoverings and fabrics. There are some interesting woven wallcoverings, as well as printed wall papers and vinyl options for bathrooms and [...]