Please Excuse the Mess: Creative Workshop

Please Excuse the Mess: Creative Workshop

Posted by on Jan 20, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

As part of Wasps opened studios 2014, Linsey and I were brought on board to design and facilitate a free drop in creative workshop  to Meadow Mill Studios, Dundee. We’re both creative professionals and graduates of the Interior & Environmental Design course at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design.  We also share a […]

What makes a house a home?

What makes a house a home?

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

You will be relieved to read that it doesn’t take much to make a house a home, ultimately to make a home you need to display and showcase your style/personality through an accumulation of things, like furniture, soft furnishings, pictures, books, crockery etc. Also it needs to look like you use the things you have […]

August Round Up

August Round Up

Posted by on Sep 1, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Round up of a month in the life of SGD: New website is live: www.soozgordondesigns.com  hopefully you will find it easy to navigate and will allow me to update you with all that is happening professionally Was asked by Literary Dundee, to style a poetry stage they were hosting in Baxter Park, it was a […]

Making an Entrance

Making an Entrance

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  I am in the processes of changing my hallway, again. I did it fairly quickly when I first moved in as I couldn’t cope any longer with the existing burgundy and pink pinstripe wallpaper. However it was always one of the spaces I had earmarked to go back to, as was never quite happy […]

Pretty in Pink

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I am not a huge wearer of pink clothing, and as a result it is not a colour I would generally consider when it comes to interiors. I seem to have a made a decision about pink and I have stuck to it, rather than finding a shade that would work for me. I like […]

Gilt Trip

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I have been indulging myself looking the collections from NYFW fall collections and getting ideas for interiors. Diane Von Furstenberg has lots of gold details in her collection.  Gold or any metallic finishes are great for any room to add a glamorous touch.  I especially love brass with grey it is a classic look and makes […]

Face Lift

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

No matter what time of year, we are always looking for interior solutions and design ideas for our homes. I thought you would like a list of some easy and quick suggestions. None of them will cost much money or any at all, but guaranteed they will all give any room in your home an […]

Upcycling

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Upcycling is a bit of a buzz word just now, simply it involves taking a piece of furniture and giving it a new lease of life. Whether you paint it, add new handles or embellish it with wallpaper, stencils or wheels.  The first time I upcycled was when I was a teenager when I was […]

June Round up

Posted by on Jul 2, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Month in the life of Sooz Gordon Designs: Brooke Bond Tea 1930’s enamel sign, what a find in a local skip.  Thankfully I didn’t need to fish it out or spend hours fixing it to my kitchen wall.  This image doesn’t give a true size it is nearly as big as me. I love old […]