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The Menagerie spreads out at 271 …

I can’t quite believe it’s been a year since we decided to embark on opening our Lillie Road shop in London. Though it was a ‘toe-in-the-water’ moment shared with a couple of like minded souls, it would appear that the … Continue reading

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Eccentric moi?

If you canvas those that know me I’m sure there will be plethora of terms used to describe me. Eccentric is just one of them and I have absolutely no problem with that, as clearly I’m in very good company! … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle …

I can’t quite believe that it’s been a month since we opened the doors of our new premises on London’s eclectic Lillie Road. We’re so fortunate to be surrounded by lots of interesting antiques shops but what’s clear from visitors … Continue reading

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We’re having loads of fun preparing 271 …

Well it feels like I’ve been living in my painting overalls for the past few weeks!! We’re just a few weeks away from opening the doors of our new London space at 271 Lillie Road, SW6 and after a longer … Continue reading

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Summer in Somerset

When Harry and I relocated to Somerset several years ago one of the reasons for leaving we cited to our London cohorts was our desire to be closer to nature for creative inspiration. Over the last few weeks with the … Continue reading

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From Dog Whistles to Domes – adornments are the key…

Aristotle said “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts” – never is this more apt than when we’re talking about accessories or sculptural pieces. At Holt Harrison the foundation of our Accessories and Sculpture Collections starts with … Continue reading

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A meeting of minds

Isn’t it just delightful when you bump into a likeminded creative soul. Even better when it happens at just the right moment. I first met Jesse Wild when he visited my gallery in Frome last summer. We spent some time discussing … Continue reading

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A unique style that underpins the Holt Harrison Collection

I’m often asked “Where do you get your inspiration” for the pieces featured in the Holt Harrison Collection! The answer is a great deal simpler than you might think – if I’d be happy to live with it at Egford … Continue reading

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Special events, celebrations & other cherished memories …

Captured for posterity in a dome! When you’re looking for something truly unique for your home, there’s really nothing more fitting that a Memorabilia Dome. If you’re anything like me you’ll have lots of different trinkets dotted around your home … Continue reading

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We’re off to Battersea Park …

It’s our first show of 2013 and we’re looking forward to showcasing selected pieces from the Holt Harrison Collection at The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair  in London. This 5 day event held in leafy Battersea Park draws collectors and interior … Continue reading

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