Katharine has been in the interior design business for over 35 years. Following her training in London with Fiona Campbell she worked in New York for two years for the legendary duo of Sister Parish and her partner Albert Hadley. She returned to London to work for another American, Bob Perkins at George Spencer Decorations. These dynamic designers inspired her hugely with their sense of style and excitingly varied projects.
Katharine has worked on houses, flats, private boats in the US and Europe as well as in London and the English, Scottish and Irish countryside. She is insistent on getting bones right and the rest in her book should then follow. She is practical, her style is versatile and she likes to mix old with new to achieve a relaxed, warm and comfortable interiors tailored to the client needs and budget.
Your ears must be burning: just been staying with the …….s and also touring Venice with the ……..s, both saying they could not cope with their new houses without you – congratulations!