Explaining the Design Process: The Sketch Plan

During the Data collection stage, an initial site investigation & survey is done, and the info gathered in that stage is used to create a series of sketch plans. We generally allow for 1 – 2 options, but this can differ depending upon the individual project. It’s called a Sketch plan or Space plan, because…

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Explaining the Design Process: Just what is Concept Design?

The definition of Concept Design varies a bit from designer to designer, to fit into their individual design process when designing an interior. In our design process, Concept Design happens in the early stages of a project, after I’ve taken a brief from you, and Initial information gathering and sketch plan stage is complete. Concept…

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Explaining the Design Process: The Site Survey

The initial site investigation and site survey are two key steps of any design project which cannot be skipped. Read on to discover just how important these tasks are to the overall success of your project.

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How can I make my salon stand out? Salon Sleuth: Part 2

Here we explore in-depth how to make a salon unique, by analysing real-life salons. I aim to make it easy for you to find real-life Inspo in a one-stop place that you can relate to, learn how other Salons have created their own unique look, and take away tips to help you find your vibe.

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How can I make my salon stand out? Salon Sleuth: Part 1

Here we explore in-depth how to make a salon unique, by analysing real-life salons. I aim to make it easy for you to find real-life Inspo in a one-stop place that you can relate to, learn how other Salons have created their own unique look, and take away tips to help you find your vibe.

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The highly practical benefits of a well designed lighting & a good Statement Piece

I recently created a new Hair Salon interior design for a client, who commented that the improvement in lighting proved beneficial to the success of her new salon. The lighting was designed to improve colour rendition so that the hair colouring that was seen inside the salon more closely matched the colour of hairstyles in…

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