Tag: biophilic design

The benefits of using natural materials at home

The benefits of using natural materials at home

I love using natural materials as part of an interior design for wellbeing. Materials such as wood, stone and cork can be better for our health than their synthetic equivalents; they create a general sense of wellbeing, and are often better for the environment. They 

Interior design for wellbeing

Interior design for wellbeing

Iโ€™m a great believer in the importance of designing homes that feel good as well as look good. But thatโ€™s easy to say โ€“ what does interior design for wellbeing mean in practice? Designing for wellbeing Your living space is an extension of your emotional 

Why interior design can help you beat the winter blues

Why interior design can help you beat the winter blues

Years ago when I was working for a charity we ran a gruelling event on the other side of the world. Every day started with a team meeting at 7am in a windowless office, and we’d be on the go until the early hours of