The Design Sheppard also known as Stacey Sheppard, writes a really wonderful blog about the very best of all things interior design related. From the super stylish to the very quirky, to furniture, lighting and wallpaper- this girl is on it! The Design Sheppard has recently been recognised by Modenus as one of the Top 100 Interior Design Influencers! As well as being chosen by Decorex International as one of the Top 100 Interior Design Influencers on Twitter. So if you’re not following The Design Sheppard, then I’d get on it NOW!!
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Confessions of a Design Geek is a must read if you’re interested in finding out about up-and-coming designers and all the latest information from the biggest design shows. Confessions of a Design Geek is by Katie Treggiden started in April 2010 who within 5 weeks of starting the blog, was nominated for mydeco’s Design Democracy Awards and won Best Interior Design Blog in Great Britain in September 2010! So cool.
Katie also has a book which you can purchase from The Perching Post, which includes some fantastic interviews with designers such as Anthony Burrill, Wim Crouwell, John Makepeace and Javier Mariscal. Katie interviews people from a range of design disciplines including Furniture, Graphic Design and Product Design. The design book ‘Confessions of a Design Geek: Inteviews’ is a limited edition of 1000.
You can also follow Confessions of a Design Geek on Twitter.
I’ve come across some great blogs, websites, designers and shops over the last few years which have given me tips, advice and inspiration so I thought i’d share them with you guys. This will be a weekly thing. First up is The Design Trust. Such a fabulous site full of tips and information for designers and business start ups. It also has some great webinars and events, definitely one to follow and refer to!
The Design Trust
You can also follow The Design Trust on twitter.