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Spring arrives at Dalloway Terrace in London

We have been long standing fans of the stunning Dalloway Terrace and await each new season with bated breath and here’s why… Named after a character created by Virginia Woolf, Dalloway Terrace is an elegant and quintessentially English space. Designed beautifully, the indoor-outdoor space is set in the heart of Bloomsbury and is just a…

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The Tamburlaine, Cambridge

Set in the heart of historic Cambridge is The Tamburlaine Hotel. Bursting with a mix of traditional English charm and contemporary glamour this is quite simply the perfect place to stay when the call for exploring the city must be answered. Just a short stroll away from the nearby Botanic gardens and a lively neighbourhood the Tamburlaine promises a luxury…

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Roasted Harissa Lamb, Spiced Cous Cous and Chickpea Salad

An epicurean delight, lamb has been a religious symbol of Easter for centuries that continues today. Given the terrible weather in England of late, we wanted to create some recipes for Easter Sunday that brought some warmth and colour to the table so below are the recipes we created for Harissa Lamb, Spiced Cous Cous and…

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Q&A with Laura Hammett

Laura Hammett Interiors

Laura Hammett Interiors is a multi- award winning interior design and interior architecture studio based in London. Over the last few years the company has gone from strength to strength with an impressive portfolio of luxury interiors around the world. We recently caught up with Laura to find out how it all began… The last 10 years…

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6 Stands to Visit

Pimlico Road Farmers Market

The Saturday morning buzz of a market is the perfect way to start a spring weekend and we love the Pimlico Farmers Market in particular. Since it was established in 2002, the local stalls sit under the watchful eye of the Mozart statue in Orange Square, Pimlico where the stallholders open every Saturday morning between 9am-1pm and…

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Kitchen Confidential

Tudor Manor House

The Tudor Manor house project was a dramatic and at times incredibly difficult project for its new owners. The incredible grade II listed property in Kent has worn many hats in it’s impressive 500 years including offices and a wedding venue. The kitchen was originally four smaller less useable rooms. The clients and architectural team…

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Quick and Easy

Chicken Biryani Recipe

Sometimes the best recipes come about when you’ve got a few odds and ends in the fridge and you need to make something delicious and fast too! We made this super fast quick and easy chicken biryani using ingredients in the fridge and the pantry. I N G R E D I E N T…

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Kitchen Confidential

Victorian Family Home

When the homeowners purchased this 6 bedroom Victorian house they knew extensive changes would have to be made to its design to turn it into the family home they had dreamt of. The house needed modernising and an extension was built to make way for an open plan kitchen, dining and living space for the…

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Roganic

London

Roganic is back! Which for us is a big deal. If you are unfamiliar with Roganic, it first opened in 2011 in Marylebone as a two-year pop-up and changed the way we think about plant-based ingredients and foraged food. Now, four years later Roganic returns to London, promising to bring elements of his two-star Michelin…

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3 toasted sandwiches you need to try

Who doesn’t love a good old fashioned toasted sandwich? At the moment we are totally obsessed with them, and are making toasted sandwiches most days of the week at our showroom and head office in Felsted. We thought we’d share some of our current favourites with you – these are all super simple and easy to…

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Ocean Liners

Speed and Style Exhibition

The V&A London has recently unveiled a unique and exciting journey through the design and stories of the world’s greatest ocean liners that have shaped the modern world. Creating a unique experience the exhibition includes the Titanic, Normandie, the Queen Mary and Canberra among others to tell their unique stories and bring the ships to life…

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Kitchen Confidential

The Beech House Project

The Beech house project is one of simplicity and beauty and has become the hub of this busy family home. The crisp colour palette lends itself perfectly to the stainless steel appliances and polished Nickel Quilp knobs. Like all our projects the importance of zoning food preparation, cooking, dining and clearing away areas was critical…

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Bespoke Kitchen Nickleby, Berkhamsted - Humphrey Munson

5 Must Have Kitchen Accessories

Both of our showrooms in Felsted and St. Albans have live, fully working kitchens installed so that clients experience what a real life Humphrey Munson kitchen feels like when they walk in. There are a few things that we consider to be must-have accessories for our kitchens so we’ve compiled a list of our favourites……

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Q&A with Alexandra Dudley

Alexandra Dudley is a woman of many talents, an artist, author and entrepreneur to name but a few. We simply love Alexandra’s recipes, paired back style and with her new book – Land & Sea out we are even more excited. We cannot help but admire Alexandra’s ability to excel in such a multitude of…

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Duddell’s London

The recently opened Duddell’s London is the first restaurant of the celebrated Duddell’s brand to open outside of Hong Kong and is set in the historic St. Thomas Church in the heart of London Bridge, just minutes from Borough Market and The Shard. Duddell’s London specialises in authentic Cantonese cuisine and hand-crafted dim-sum which we think makes…

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Bespoke Family Kitchen, Gerrards Cross - Humphrey Munson

Kitchen Confidential

Gerrards Cross Project

The Gerrards Cross project comprises a main kitchen, prep kitchen and a dining area in one large light and airy open plan space. The homeowners have two young children so ensuring the space was family friendly and had a relaxed, welcoming feel was a central theme of the original brief. The false chimney creates a definite focal point…

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Banana Bread Recipe

Gluten and Dairy Free

Ah, the humble banana bread. A well known classic for using up those rather unappealing leftover bananas that is transformed into a more-ish afternoon treat (especially when served with a fresh pot of English breakfast tea). As with many great inventions, it all started in America and was born out of a chain reaction of events.…

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The Breakfast Pantry

A blog post dedicated to one of the most requested elements of a Humphrey Munson kitchen – the breakfast pantry.  A handy spot to keep the toaster and coffee machine and have everything you need to hand – plates, knives, spoons, cups, mugs, teas, coffees, hot chocolate – you can keep all these things in…

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The Grand Hibernian

Belmond began in 1976 with the purchase of the Belmond Hotel Cipriani in Venice by American entrepreneur James B Sherwood, and has grown to become the ultimate in luxury travel experiences worldwide. Belmond are truly travel experts with a global collection of 46 iconic hotels, trains, river cruises in 22 countries from America, Europe, Africa…

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RJH Architecture

We are very lucky at H|M to come across some very inspiring interior and architecture companies in our work and today we’re sharing this brilliant Q&A with the wonderfully talented Richard Hastings who is the founder of RJH Architecture. Read on to find out more… What is your background and why did you decide to…

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6 Amazing Healthy Pasta Alternatives

On a cold, damp winter’s day there is nothing better than a warming bowl of pasta to nourish the soul and lift our spirits. However if you are trying to keep your diet on track, allergic to gluten or are looking for alternative recipes to try, have a little scroll because we’ve put together a collection…

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Kamalaya Wellness Retreats

Herb House, Lime Wood Hotel

How is 2018 treating you so far? If the start to the new year has been anything like ours and completely hectic, you may already be day-dreaming of escaping reality for just a few hours and if this is the case, you should definitely consider the ‘Taste of Kamalaya’ retreat at Herb House – the super…

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Luca, Clerkenwell

Luca is a not-so-new-now but utterly brilliant restaurant from The Clove Club group and it’s a joy. A real joy. Situated in an early 19th century listed building in Clerkenwell, the windows have linen café curtains creating a feeling of cool nostalgia as you enter from bustling St John Street. When you walk in, your eye is drawn past the upbeat and vibrant…

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Amelia Freer

A healthier, happier life through optimum nutrition

Some of our favourite recipes at H|M are by the super talented Amelia Freer. Amelia is a qualified nutritional therapist who has written 3 best selling cookbooks and we love all of them. Amelia has undertaken extensive training over many year,  firstly, at the Institute for Optimum Nutrition in Richmond where she completed the 4 year Diploma in Nutritional Therapy and where…

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Q&A with Cherie Lee Interiors

Interior Design Consultancy

Cherie Lee Interiors is an interior design consultancy based in Hertfordshire and London. Their interior projects blend classic, period features with contemporary, modern styling. With an impressive portfolio of specialist listed and conservation buildings across the Home Counties and London,  Cherie works on a broad range of properties, including new build and commercial premises. Ensuring that…

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