Archive for the ‘Friend of the Month – In Depth’ Category

Friend Of The Month, November – Billy Cotton

We are thrilled to introduce this Month another friend of Ebury Trading: the energetic young talent that is Billy Cotton! . . . Billy is a designer based in New York but is often in London and Europe: if anyone has their finger on the pulse of what is passe, hip or about to happen, […]

Friend Of The Month, October – Philip Gorrivan

This Month, I would like to introduce friend and supporter of Ebury Trading, Philip Gorrivan. With Philip’s recent opening of a London office, it seems like a good time to introduce this exceptionally talented New York Designer. Philip Gorrivan established his New York-based firm, Philip Gorrivan Design, in 2001, and most recently opened a London […]

Friend Of The Month, June – Robert Moore

This Month, I would like to introduce one of the nicest, quietly sophisticated and talented young designers around; Robert Moore. . . Moore Design draws its inspiration from historic and modern architecture. Each project will reflect both the client’s design objectives and the unique requirements of the building. Timeless, smart and elegant designs are created […]

Friend Of The Month, May – Julie Bennett

I have got to know Julie Bennett, through a mutual friend and I am quite drawn to her large scale bold works, especially after learning so much about the lively, bubbly, warm hearted & multi talented creator of these works. . . . Julie is a graduate of the Camberwell School Of Art as well […]

Friend Of The Month, September – Marion Lichtig

It has been a while since I introduced a ‘Friend of the Month’, not for lack of friends but we just seem to be so busy here at Ebury Trading concentrating on other things. Well this Month I would love to introduce an old friend and dignified contributor to the London Interior Design scene, who, […]

Friend Of The Month, February – Tor Falcon

This month, I would like to introduce Tor Falcon, an artist who I discovered a year ago and I fell in love with her work. Her fascination with and love of nature and the changing seasons is expressed beautifully and I enjoy several of her paintings at home. After completing her Fine Art, Painting degree […]

Friend Of The Month, January – Alasdair Gregorie

  Alasdair Gregorie, who I have been working with over the last year has been making and restoring furniture in Norfolk since 1988.  He has worked with many Private clients as well as a number of top Interior Decorators both in the UK and abroad.  He has made individual bespoke pieces for clients to include […]

Friend Of The Month, December – Sarah Goodbody

This month I would like to introduce Sarah Goodbody, not least as her products make excellent Christmas presents. She is known for her unique cushion range but also sells throws, blankets and dressing gowns. I use Sarah’s cushions at home and absolutely love them! ‘Sarah Goodbody’s cushion collection designed and made in Jaipur come in […]

Friend Of The Month, October – Selwyn Leamy

  This month I would like to introduce Selwyn Leamy, a friend and sometime employee of Ebury Trading! . . . Selwyn’s work is very versatile and has gone through many different and fascinating transitions over the last few years, mainly influenced by his extensive travels. Selwyn along with Gregor McGehee, will be having a […]

Friend Of The Month, September – Thomas Gregor McGehee

Over the last Month, I have been quietly adding works to the painting section of our website by Thomas Gregor McGehee. Thomas is a friend who’s work caught my eye earlier this year. A ‘Southern Gentleman’ who is admirably modest, when I first saw some of his works at his home, I was quite taken […]

Friend Of The Month, April – Restall Brown & Clennell

This month I am reviving my Friends Of The Month section by introducing one of my colleagues as part of ‘The Collective’ at HRW Antiques, bespoke furniture makers Restall Brown & Clennell. This company with such an illustrious past, with Louise Pardoe at the helm, bring a wonderful balance to the work of The Collective […]

Friend Of The Month, November – Iain Henderson Russell

It has been a while since I introduced a ‘Friend Of The Month’, this is not through lack of friends! but simply that I forget. I’d like to kick start this again by introducing a very well known face to interior decorators and private clients all over the world, Iain Henderson-Russell. Iain has been trading […]

Friend Of The Month, March – CBR Interiors

It has been a while since I added a ‘Friend of the month’, not through lack of friends! but more lack of time. CBR Interiors Ltd is a London based interior design firm specializing in private residential interiors and high-end lettings.  Aside from work in Shanghai, Switzerland and the USA, the majority of our projects […]

Friend Of The Month, October – The Mac People

This month, I would like to introduce my neighbour Hassan Ahouiek’s business: The Mac People – Computer Repairs, IT and Multimedia Services for Home and Business The Mac People is a new kind of IT service provider. Specialising in computer repairs, servicing, sales and ongoing maintenance, The Mac People provides peace of mind and fast […]

Friend Of The Month, September – Agios Ioannis Olive Oil

This month, I would like to introduce Andrew and Susie Carmichael. They own property and olive groves in a remote village in the mountainous easterly part of Crete called Agios Ioannis. The village is quite special, as it is remote and unspoilt, enjoys many months of sun each year and its supply of water comes […]

Friend Of The Month, July – Philip Blake Jones & The London Festival Opera

This month, I would like to introduce Philip Blake Jones. Philip’s two companies: The London Festival Opera and it’s sister company Opera Interludes provide a wide range of operatic performances from the intimate to the large scale – from a dinner party for ten to a concert for thousands.  Engaging singers from the major British […]

Friend Of The Month, June – Pip Seymour

Soft Shock, Oil On Linen. . . This month I would like to introduce Philip ‘Pip’ Seymour, an artist friend who will be displaying some of his recent work on my website, so it seemed appropriate to tell you more about him at this time. . Pip Seymour Born, 1962 – Bradford, Yorkshire. Pip Seymour […]

Friend Of The Month, May – Cosmo China

This month I would like to introduce Cosmo China. Cosmo is the name given to the studio and two shops selling hand painted china and porcelain owned and run by the Firmin family. Charlotte, Josie & Katy are three sisters and part of the distinguished Firmin family. Their Father, Peter Firmin is the famous animator […]

Friend Of The Month, April – Muusa Paris

Muusa Paris Is a children’s luxury clothing and accessory label founded by Kristine Mc Veigh. Kristine is a French interior designer who graduated from the Inchbald School of Design in London. She decided to collect her inspirations after several years of working in the fashion and interior design field between Copenhagen, London and Paris. Her […]

Friend Of The Month, March – Knob Snobs

Knob Snobs was founded in 2000 by 3-D designer Paul Josef Narloch and has risen to become a primary source for interesting and uncommon architectural hardware. Paul Josef Narloch, born in the historic town of Stirling, grew up in a former mining village surrounded by the picturesque Ochil mountains. Like many of his peers, he […]