BA, Dip Garden Design, RHS II
Nick trained as a garden designer at the renowned English Gardening School. He has run a successful gardening company in London and Bath and is an RHS qualified plantsman. He is also a freelance writer and has currently contributes a regular garden column for Bath Life.
BA, Dip IDM, Dip Interior Design
John worked in the advertising and design industries in London for 6 years before retraining as an interior designer and qualifying with distinction from the highly regarded Ivy House Design School in Bath. John has managed and worked across a range of successful projects for private and commercial clients and has written for The Garden Design Journal, Clifton Life, Bath Life, Cotswold Preview and Bath Magazine.
Following a career in theatre and event management, Fiona completed a post-graduate diploma in Residential Landscape Architecture at the Oxford College of Garden Design. Having graduated with distinction, Fiona joined our garden design team. Fiona is also a recent finalist at Grand Designs Live Garden Designer of the Year.
Originally from Mexico, Sandra has lived in the UK for 9 years now. She brings with her a wealth of experience from Danish furniture retailer BoConcept, having worked as design consultant for the brand's Bristol showroom.
A keen traveller, Sandra is hugely passionate about sustainable, environmentally-aware design.
Lydia is currently completing a postgraduate diploma in interior design at the British Academy of Interior Design in London and joins us after having gained a wealth of experience at work placements at interior design practices in Cirencester, Cheltenham and Hungerford.
Sophie keeps us all in check across both interior and garden projects, thanks to her superb co-ordination and project management skills. Her extensive background in wholesale and retail is equally vital in her role working alongside the team to source accessories, lighting and furniture for the showroom and projects alike.
With a degree in printed textile design, her own range of furniture, planters and lampshades and extensive experience across both commercial and residential projects, Jody is very well placed to offer informed interiors advice at our showroom on projects big or small.
With a background in both the public sector and charities, Laura is currently studying a masters in Human Resources at UWE Bristol and joined us as a part-time showroom assistant in 2016.
With her impeccable attention to detail Rianne provides invaluable support to our interior design team. With over ten years’ experience in customer-facing roles, Rianne works alongside the studio in procurement and the compilation of our detailed FF&E documents, so essential to each project.
She is currently studying Interior Design at the British Academy of Interior Design and has a great interest in health, well-being and travel.