Up on the roof

Up on the roof

The second shoot of my trip to St Tropez, was an apartment right in the middle of the old town. Sandwiched between the lofty citadel and the harbour packed with expensive yachts, the old town is a typically picturesque mediterranean confection in shades of ochre and...
Irish Journal – Part 1

Irish Journal – Part 1

Studying German to A-Level at school, required me to read “Irisches Tagebuch” (Irish Journal) by Heinrich Böll. It recounted a period in the 50s and 60s, when the German author moved his family to County Mayo in the west of Ireland, in search of a...
Spring at last!

Spring at last!

After the long hard winter, the vibrant colours of spring are welcome relief. Here’s a small apartment designed by Adrienne Chinn. Created on a small budget, from a developer’s standard shell, and only a stone’s throw from Tate Modern, this simple...
All Mapped Out

All Mapped Out

The humble Victorian terraced house has been revolutionised over the last decade. For much of the last century, it was in decline; bombed by the thousand during the war, and many more destroyed during the fifties and sixties, by planners, eager to create a brave new...