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My Favourite Room: Kitchen by Nicky Gurret

Chef Mario Batali once said: “The kitchen really is the castle itself. This is where we spend our happiest moments and where we find the joy of being a family.” When the opportunity arose for architect Nicky Gurret to redesign her own family kitchen, she carefully considered how to connect the entire home through that central space. “The kitchen I designed for my family is the centre of the house and opens up to the living room, dining room, entry, hallway,…


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Bermuda’s Favourite Haunts: Bloomfield

I stood in rapt attention as I listened to Ethel Gosling one summers night in 1966 at Bloomfield in Paget. The story of Nancy Nelmes was a sad one which was recited in great detail and with much empathy and…


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My Favourite Room: Great Room at Longtail House by Melissa Woods

OBMI interior designer Melissa Woods’s favourite room is an impressive one indeed: with 15-foot-tall ceilings and a 24-foot by 55-foot layout, the “great room” at Longtail House is a showstopper. Along with its aesthetic appeal, the functionality is what makes…


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My Favourite Room: Games Room at Little Wallop by By Design

“We love this room for as many reasons as the ways the space can be enjoyed,” said interior designers Patti Crouch and Jill Henneberger of By Design Ltd. “The family can enjoy magnificent views, watch movies, socialise over a game…


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My Favourite Room: Cedar House Lobby by Vanessa Bean, OBMI

Completed in 2016, the Cedar House lobby was a deeply personal project for interior designer Vanessa Bean who remembers visiting the building as a child when her mother worked there some 25 years ago. “This space means a lot to…

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My Favourite Room: Living Room at Hallett Crescent by Eye4Design

“Our client asked for a cozy room where she could curl up with her daughters and read books,” said Eye4Design’s Janice Burke of her favourite room—a grey-toned living area featuring subtle splashes of colour and, of course, her trademark upcycling…