Every now and then you walk into someone’s home and the beauty of it just takes your breath away!
I remember as a young child me and my mum discussing this - we were visiting some posh friends and we felt as if we were being wafted into another world. On the way home my mum said - why is their house so much nicer than ours? ‘Fitted carpets’ I wisely replied - I must have been about 12! And yes, fitted carpets are great - unless you have a dog of course, or a cat, or a child… I am now a bit older than 12 and I create features for interiors magazines and have been for a long time, with my husband, the photographer Douglas Gibb and we are still having the same conversation - why are some homes so special?Read More