Allegra Hicks

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June 4, 2014

Ribbons

Coral and aqua are the two colours that symbolise summer to me like no other. This picture came about by chance after opening a birthday present from a friend, and the sight before me made me think of water and sunshine while reminding me of beautiful images from my book, An Eye For Design.

Herculaneum

This is the chicest mosaic bath house floor depicting a beautiful Neptune. The fact that it is a remnant of an Ancient Roman town destroyed in 79 AD is extraordinary with its graphic monochrome modernity.  

Lulu for Made.com

My Lulu collection at Made.com has expanded to include two pouffes and cushions with two graphic and summery fabrics designed exclusively for Made. I have spent many hours scouring to find a great pouffe – finally my search has ended!