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Interviews Archive

On the Couch with…Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen

Psst! Did you know we’re due to open a brand new, sparkly chesterfield sofa showroom in London? It’ll be located in Clapham Junction and it’ll contain all your favourite chesterfield pieces. To celebrate ahead of the official launch – penciled in Distinctive Chesterfields’ diary for July – we made contact with TV personality and interiors expert Laurence […]

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Life is a Flower: Meet Floral Designer Judith Blacklock

Few things beat the joy of receiving an unexpected bouquet of flowers to the door. But how to best arrange them? That’s where Judith Blacklock comes in!  Principal of The Judith Blacklock Flower School, she’s been professionally teaching the art of flower arranging and cutting-edge floristry methods for over 30 years. Judith’s recently returned from the RHS […]

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Handmade Heroes: Meet Mark at Beanie Brand K-nit

We know that crafting something from scratch takes time, effort and commitment. As such, we’re thrilled to be able to both connect with and really get behind fellow artisans from around the world, as part of a new series here on the Distinctive Chesterfields blog. Handmade Heroes aims to champion anyone who uses their hands […]

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Handmade Heroes: Meet Jewellery Maker Tamara Gomez

If you’ve stumbled across this very website (and blog), you’re probably a fan of all things bespoke. Many people find us here at Distinctive Chesterfields because they’re in the market for a piece of furniture that has been created by hand to their exact specifications and requirements. We’re proud of our craftsmen here in Honley, […]

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Interview: Get Crafty with Fabrication

The organisers of a Leeds-based event are inviting those with an eye for interior design to get themselves to the city this Thursday (March 6) for a very special session. And as we’re fans of all things interiors here at Distinctive Chesterfields, we just had to share the details with you. The event, run by […]

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A Clear Take on Design: An Interview with an Architect

“Great design is thought, vision and passion combined” – those are the words of Melanie Clear, architect and brains behind Clear Architects, an Essex-based company transforming properties in and around London. Waving its magic wand over residential properties, restaurants and other thriving businesses, Clear Architects was formed back in 2005 by Melanie , a member of […]

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All About Interiors: An Interview with Melanie Langford

We may be a UK company, but here at Distinctive Chesterfields we’re as much interested in US interiors trends as we are in British style and design. So we were thrilled to connect with Melanie Langford of the site All About Interiors via Twitter recently. Melanie’s an interior designer who began designing spaces the day she was […]

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Pull Up a Chair & Meet The CEO of the Longest Stay

She may have been born and raised in America, but Sherry Roberts – CEO of interiors site The Longest Stay – describes herself as ‘European in spirit’.  And it’s her own brand of European spirit that’s ingrained in the site Sherry founded only a couple of years ago. Prior to the arrival of the The Longest […]

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Get Organised with Cory Cook: Part Two

If you’re an organisation fiend, you no doubt caught the first part of our interview with Vegas-born, London-based Cory Cook here on the blog. In the post, Cory shares some of her top tips for keeping your home ship shape, and today she’s here to share with us even more hints and tips. So, kick […]

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Get Organised in 2014: Say Hello to Cory Cook

Apparently, January is Get Organised (GO) Month, who knew? But, thinking about it, the first month of the year marks the perfect time to put a stop to disorganisation and say hello to a brand new and more efficient you. Christmas, while it’s a lovely time to catch up with family, put aside any stresses […]

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