What’s it like to intern on an interiors shoot?

It was only about a week after I'd started Lucy Gough's online course, 'How to Become an Interior Stylist', when I was fortunate enough to be the first person to spot Lucy's post offering work experience on a Christmas shoot for John Lewis. I'd only made two moodboards in bed, and here I was preparing to intern on a shoot for a major retailer with a top stylist! A slightly terrifying but hugely exciting opportunity for an interiors nerd...

How to find your interior design style

Almost seven weeks into the UK lockdown and I'm finding I'm able to indulge my creativity in a way that I haven't for years. The first fortnight was a bit of rocky, as I struggled with the feeling that everything in my life had been put on pause. However, five weeks on and I've settled into my own little world. I'm now finding joy in having time to work on creative projects purely for my own satisfaction. It kind of reminds me of being a kid; spending days making your own fun.