The Scheme: a home for an artist
Every month House & Garden’s decoration editors and stylists curate a fictional, shoppable home, using a painstakingly researched section of beautiful design objects old and new. Welcome to The Scheme.
House & Garden Decoration director Gabby Deeming selects furniture and accessories to suit the atmospheric Spitalfields house of the artist and designer
WALLS Plaster wall panels, £2,640 each, from Cox London. Brass ‘Scalloped Helios Lights’, £1,950 each, from Soane.
FURNITURE ‘Gueridon’ bronze and lacquer side table, by Pedro da Costa Felgueiras and Marianna Kennedy, £18,000, from Marianna Kennedy. Ebonised beech and textile ‘Indigo Bench’, by James Plumb, £21,600, from Gallery Fumi.
FURNITURE Similar bookcase made to order, from £13,500, from Coryndon Cabinet Makers. ‘Rope Arm’ upholstered metal chair, £1,800, from Talisman.
ACCESSORIES Wool-mix throw (used as tablecloth), £156, from Larusi. Earthenware ‘Small Vase’, £195; ‘White Porcelain Vase’, £180; both by Kenta Anzai, from Maud & Mabel. Antique taxidermy, by Ferry van Tongeren and Jaap Sinke, £4,200, from Jamb
The Drawing Room
WALLS Plaster wall panels, £2,640 each, from Cox London. Emblem oil paintings, from £2,500 each, from Marianna Kennedy.
FURNITURE ‘Gueridon’ bronze and lacquer side tables, £18,000 each; iron and lacquer table (yellow), £14,500; both by Pedro da Costa Felgueiras and Marianna Kennedy, from Marianna Kennedy. Leather and steel ‘Y Chairs’, £4,200 each, from Rose Uniacke.
ACCESSORIES ‘Spring’ resin table lamps, with ‘Bookcloth Shades’, £495 each, from Marianna Kennedy. Brass ‘Golden Oak Chandelier’, £15,600, from Cox London. Similar ornaments (on table), from a selection, from Fisher London.
The Living Room
WALLS Similar mirror made to order, by Marianna Kennedy, from Galerie Chastel-Maréchal. Similar bronze wall light made to order, from Marianna Kennedy.
FURNITURE ‘Smilow’ leather and walnut armchair £7,200, from Mint. ‘Nim’ Jesmonite coffee table, £4,850, from Pinch. Similar sofa ‘Temple House’, £7,500, from Virginia White Collection. ‘Wisp’ metal and leather side table, £1,044, from Ochre.
ACCESSORIES Cushion fabric, ‘Strato’, linen mix, £65, from Designers Guild; trimmed with ‘Saisons Brush Fringe’, £29, from Samuel & Sons. Ceramic and glass stem holders, from £55 each, from Rosa Nguyen. ‘Tulip’ gessoed wood standard lamp, £2,650 including horsehair shade, from Marianna Kennedy.
WALLS ‘Verdure with Birds’ linen wall hanging, by Zardi & Zardi, £640, from Watts of Westminster. ‘Augustus’ mirror (just seen in bathroom), £1,560, from Balineum.
FURNITURE Bespoke hardwood four-poster bed, from £5,490, from TurnPost. ‘Vine Root’ bronze and blue stone side table, £9194.40, from Cox London. ‘Gotham’ brass washstand (in bathroom), £1,999; ceramic undermounted basin, £340; Calacatta marble top, £1,575; all from Balineum.
ACCESSORIES Pre-washed bedlinen, from £48 for a pillowcase, from Larusi. Bed throw fabric, ‘Mohair’, £190, from Amy Somerville; trimmed with ‘Fan Edge’, jute, £55, from Samuel & Sons. ‘Rossini’ embroidered silk velvet and metallic thread cushion, £1,950, from Beaumont & Fletcher. Polished resin candlestick, £120, from Marianna Kennedy. ‘New York’ resin, slate and gold leaf lamp, £950, from Margit Wittig; with ‘Bookcloth’ shade, £90, from Marianna Kennedy. ‘Easton Vintage ‘ brass deck-mounted tap, £1,124.40, from Waterworks. Linen hand towel, from £8.99 a pair, from LinenMe.