confessions of a design geek
confessions of a design geek is an award-winning blog established in 2010 by Katie Treggiden to discover, champion and inspire new designers. Katie also writes for Dezeen, Design Milk, We Heart, Telegraph, LivingEtc and Ideal Home.
Posts tagged "heart home magazine"
heart home magazine :: puff&flock

heart home magazine :: puff&flock

This week’s Heart Home Magazine interview was with some of my fellow mydeco Design Democracy Award winners, who I haven’t caught up with in far too long. I did however see their fabulous Sofa So Good at Maison et Objet in Paris, which reminded me to get back in touch. “Interview with textile design collective...
heart home magazine :: deryn relph

heart home magazine :: deryn relph

For this week’s Heart Home Magazine interview, I spoke to a Deryn Relph whose colourful creations defy you not to smile. “An interview with textiles designer Deryn Relph On some level, design should make you smile. Because it works really well, because it solves a particular problem, or sometimes, just because it’s somehow happy… If...
heart home magazine :: william garvey

heart home magazine :: william garvey

More inspiration from the Westcountry in this week’s Heart Home Magazine interview, this time from furniture designer William Garvey. “Interview with furniture designer William Garvey Another craftsman from the South West of England… there must be something in the air… What’s the most important thing to know about you? I am a perfectionist to the...
heart home magazine :: charlie turner

heart home magazine :: charlie turner

For this week’s Heart Home Magazine interview, I spoke to Cornwall-based horologist (that’s clock designer to you and me), Charlie Turner, about where he finds inspiration and what he’s most proud of… “An interview with clock designer Charlie Turner Following careers in film production, renovating and refurbishing period properties, and cabinet-making, Charlie Turner found a...
heart home magazine :: pippa kahn

heart home magazine :: pippa kahn

I got chatting to Pippa through twitter, one thing led to another as they say, and I ended up interviewing her for Heart Home Magazine… “An interview with antiques and design gallery owner Pippa Kahn This week I interviewed Pippa Kahn, who has run 20th Century antiques and design gallery Fears and Kahn with husband...
interview :: heart home magazine

interview :: heart home magazine

Heart Home Magazine has been such a runaway success, and an inspiration to anyone with a burning creative project in mind, that I thought it was about time to talk to the founders Arianna Trapani, Carole King, and Daniel Nelson about just how they did it. Photography by Andrew Boyd. What are your backgrounds? What filled...
heart home magazine :: hatty fawcett

heart home magazine :: hatty fawcett

This week for the Heart Home Magazine blog, I interviewed Hatty Fawcett, founder of design e-shop Seek & Adore, and learnt about what drove her to set up the business and what inspires her now… “An interview with design entrepreneur Hatty Fawcett Following a career in marketing and e-commerce that she describes as “longer than...
heart home magazine :: helen lang

heart home magazine :: helen lang

I’ve been writing a column for the Heart Home Magazine blog since last year, and thought it was about time I started to share what I get up to over there with you. The column is a series of interviews, and this week, I interviewed the lovely Helen Lang… “An interview with illustrator Helen Lang...