Who left the lights on?

We took a trip to B&Q over the weekend to load up on light fixtures. There was a great sale on and some chandeliers were half price. We took the time to stock up on as many light fittings as possible as we’ll get the electricians to fit them before they complete their section of…

Real life inspiration: green & grey

At the end of last week we attended a ceremony in Edinburgh at the Signet Library. I love these old stately buildings with their (wait for it) super tall ceilings, huge windows, feeling of space and bold colours. This grey is what I would love to achieve at Auchenard: I sat listening to the speakers…

Colour inspiration

I recently discovered a fabulous blogger Jessica at DesignSeeds who selects colours from photographs and then draws out an inspiring colour palette. This colour palette is our inspiration for paint colours at Auchenard: You find out more at http://design-seeds.com/