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18 Jul 2019

Beechmont -a beautiful mix of traditional influences and contemporary style

Beechmont - a beautiful mix of traditional influences and contemporary style Alexander James Interiors was engaged by developer EAB Homes to design the interiors of Beechmont a luxury 6 bedroom house in Beaconsfield. As you approach Beechmont the Arts and Craft façade, Critall-style windows and impressive Romanesque brick arched porch make a big impression!  On entering the house you are immediately struck by the triple storey galleried hallway and barely-there glass balustrades - With such distinct styling and luxury, the interior [...]
17 Jul 2019

New show home launches with celebratory afternoon tea event

A beautiful new show home is launched with celebratory afternoon tea We recently held an afternoon tea event with developer St James to launch the beautiful new show home at Fitzroy Gate, in Old Isleworth. The development is set within a private gated estate with 3 acres of private parkland and gardens.  Complete with lake and fountain it is indeed a lovely environment for the whole family! Therefore, when we designed this 5 bed show home it had to be a [...]
15 Apr 2019

We launch our Brand Partnership Group with an exclusive Mayfair Party

Official Launch of Alexander James Brand Partnership Group On 20th March we hosted an exclusive party to celebrate the launch of  THE ALEXANDER JAMES BRAND PARTNERSHIP GROUP - The first of many such networking events………… Our inaugural Brand Partners:- We have a lot of people to thank, for making the evening such a success; Firstly, we must thank Maddox Galleries for inviting us to hold our inaugural event at their stunning flagship gallery; It really is a superb venue! We [...]
12 Apr 2019

David fowkes one of our inaugural Brand Partners

David Fowkes Jewellery a member of our Brand Partnership Group We thought we would introduce you to some of our Brand Partnership Group members starting with David Fowkes Jewellery...... Who is David Fowkes? David Fowkes is a multi-award-winning bespoke jeweller who designs exceptional avantgarde jewellery with a passion for the unconventional. After leaving school, David Fowkes read Silversmithing and Jewellery alongside Physical Education in Liverpool. He taught in school for two years, before deciding to leave the UK and explore [...]
10 Apr 2019

A Contemporary style duplex penthouse

A Contemporary style duplex penthouse in Camberwell We have recently installed a quirky, duplex penthouse scheme for Hyde Homes at their impressive Wing Development in Camberwell.  With its floor to ceiling windows and doors opening onto a wraparound terrace – this contemporary penthouse makes a stylish statement! With the renowned Goldsmiths College nearby, the design inspiration for the scheme came from Camberwell’s vibrant creative and artistic neighbourhood.  In fact, Damien Hirst and Mary Quant are just two of Goldsmiths celebrated [...]
10 Apr 2019

INTERIOR DESIGN EVENTS

MEET THE DESIGNERS..... Interior Design Events with Newcourt Residential Over the past few months we have been involved in a number of Interior Design Events with housebuilders, such as Millgate, and Newcourt Residential.  Events like these are always great fun to be involved in, and often generate a great deal of local interest and potential sales for the developer.  We recently participated in an Interior Design Event with Newcourt Residential at their Orchard Lea development, near Windsor. The date was set [...]
10 Apr 2019

Kings View – a Beautiful Mansion on St George’s Hill

Kings View - A beautiful Mansion on ST George's Hill Kings View is a family home in the heart of Surrey offering a truly idyllic setting, with views over the highly respected St George’s Hill Golf Course.  Internally, the property exudes elegance, having been beautifully dressed by our multi award-winning design team. In the midst of Surrey’s expansive Heathland, St George’s Hill Golf Course offers an ‘idyllic ambience and sense of wonderment,’ with silver birch and Scots pine surrounding the [...]
11 Feb 2019

The Crescent at Donaldson’s a development by Cala Homes

The Crescent at Donaldson's
11 Feb 2019

Show home success in the Malvern Hills

Show home success in the Malvern Hills In mid-November 2018 Alexander James Interiors installed a show house in Colwall, Herefordshire, for local developer Lockley Homes.  The development is in the Malvern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and Karl Lockley, (joint MD) was confident that the development would prove popular.  The development comprises three 2 bedroom bungalows, two 3 bedroom houses and four larger 3/4 bedroom houses, all with a Victorian-style design that fits in beautifully with the village’s established homes. [...]
30 Nov 2018

Partnership with SWM

Alexander James forms a partnership with SWM Alexander James has recently formed a strong partnership with SWM, which is the world’s premier media, magazine and lifestyle management service exclusively for professional athletes and their families. Their publication, Sport World Magazine is a luxury lifestyle magazine which provides a unique opportunity for luxury brands to reach an affluent audience with phenomenal spending power, primarily made up of males and females aged between 18 and 35. The magazine is published quarterly, delivered [...]
12 Oct 2018

Floral Court

AJI blooms in Floral Court Covent Garden Covent Garden has changed since its humble beginnings way back in the 1500s, it is the oldest square in London and Westminster Abbey’s original orchard garden.  Over the centuries it has been a bustling produce market, the centre of theatre life, an area of ill repute, and home to the aristocracy.  In fact, in the 17th century Covent Garden was London's ultimate luxury residential address - in the 21st century it is again. [...]
12 Oct 2018

Church Investments

Alexander James forms a partnership with Church Investments “After recommendations from a number of high Profile premiership players Church Investments are delighted to be working in partnership with Alexander James. The history with Alexander James and professional footballers goes back a long way and has been built on trust, integrity and understanding the clients desire." From an early age Simon Church began buying property himself while playing Premiership and International football and now, with experienced Property professional partners, is providing [...]
12 Oct 2018

Alexander James dresses a second show house in Poole

Alexander James dresses Optima, a second show house in Poole Alexander James was appointed to design and dress the interior of Optima, a luxury contemporary house at Luscombe, Poole.  This commission, for developer Excellare, followed on from the success of the first show house on the site, earlier in the summer. The style direction for Optima was to create a ‘Miami Beach House’ vibe - a huge juxtaposition to its Post-Modern Neighbour, Ortega.  We wanted to deliver this story, but [...]
06 Jul 2018

An Open Afternoon in Essex

An Open Afternoon in Essex Alexander James recently hosted an open afternoon at Bonham Grange - an exclusive development in Essex….. We dressed a stunning 5 bed house for Bulphan Developments LLP, a joint venture partnership between Mizen Properties Limited and Michael J. Norcross, of TOWIE fame. Bonham Grange is nestled in the countryside and effortlessly combines elegance with traditional design.  It is an exclusive development of just 19 luxury five bedroom detached properties in the beautiful rural village of [...]
06 Jul 2018

Andrew Martin Interior Design Review 2018

Alexander James to feature once again in Andrew Martin Interior Design Review We are delighted to announce that our work has been selected, once again, to feature in the Andrew Martin Interior Design Review 2018. Each year the very best work from global entrants to the Andrew Martin International Interior Designer of the Year Award are honoured with publication in the annual Interior Design Review book, which accompanies the Award. In 1996, Martin Waller, founder of Andrew Martin, started the Andrew [...]
06 Jul 2018

The Perfect Retreat – a Contemporary House in Poole

The Perfect Retreat - a Contemporary House in Poole Luscombe is an exclusive development of three individual architect designed contemporary houses. The development overlooks Poole Harbour celebrated for its yacht clubs and marinas, and is adjacent to Parkstone championship golf course.  The lush woodland of the Luscombe Valley Nature Reserve, forms the other border -  It is indeed the perfect retreat! The three houses Ortega, Oseleta and Optima have been designed to harmonise with the beautiful surroundings, incorporating western red [...]
14 Jun 2018

Designing residential care home interiors for people just like you and me – just a little older

Designing residential care home Interiors for people just like you and me - just a little older ‘A Client once said to me that the most important point to keep in mind when designing interiors for the care home sector is that the people living in the homes are exactly like you and me, just a little older, a bit further down the road so to speak, they need and deserve a comfortable home from home just like you and [...]
30 Apr 2018

Alexander James participates in spectacular Sunseeker Showcase under glorious sunny skies

Alexander James participates in Sunseeker Showcase under glorious sunny skies Alexander James interior design takes part in Spectacular “Sunseeker Showcase” For the first time in its history, the Sunseeker London Group exhibited their entire range of motor yachts at the spectacular “Sunseeker Showcase” in Poole.   It was the largest display of its kind, and took place under beautiful sunny skies from 19 – 22 April. During the event Sunseeker opened the doors to its shipyards and gave ‘backstage’ tours demonstrating how the yachts are [...]
25 Apr 2018

Armenia’s most luxurious hotel designed by Alexander James International

Armenia's most luxurious hotel designed by Alexander James International Alexander James International specialist architectural interior design was appointed to create “The Alexander” a Luxury Collection Hotel in Yerevan, Armenia. Our team of interior architects and designers begun working on the hotel when it was a bare concrete shell, and created amazing interior spaces within it.   They designed 40 different room types including a presidential suite, reception area, bar, pool and restaurant, both with panoramic views, as well as a cigar lounge [...]
12 Mar 2018

A fresh and vibrant new show home

Fresh and Vibrant new Show Home A Fresh and Vibrant New Show Home We have recently designed and installed a fresh and vibrant new show home for Millgate Homes at their Kingswood Development in Ascot.  This  prestigious collection of new houses lies in the shadow of Ascot Racecourse and a mere stone’s throw from Windsor Castle.  Kingswood is an exclusive development set in 22 acres, surrounded by mature woodland, and within a mile of Ascot High Street. Alexander James has designed and installed [...]
12 Mar 2018

Alexander James Interior Design created two contemporary apartments in Upper Street, Islington

Alexander James Interior Design created two contemporary apartments in trendy Upper Street, Islington Our brief for this project was to create two apartments with contemporary interiors, reflecting the style of building.  The apartments are located in Islington, a culturally diverse part of London, with many bars and restaurants.  There is also a wide selection of individual shops and Camden Passage market is nearby. An Eclectic Look The first floor flat is aimed at a youthful buyer, with an eclectic look that [...]
07 Mar 2018

Alexander James Interior Design partnered again with luxury brand Sunseeker at 2018 London Boat show

Alexander James Interior Design once again partnered with luxury brand Sunseeker London at the 2018 London Boatshow Alexander James Interior Design has once again partnered with luxury brand Sunseeker London for the prestigious 2018 London Boat Show.   Since forming this highly successful relationship in 2015, we’ve styled the magnifcent Sunseeker yachts at Boat Shows across Europe. For the 2018 London Boat Show we've styled and dressed five stunning yachts. "We are delighted to be invited once again to inject our [...]
26 Feb 2018

Free Design Consultation

Please contact Annette Golledge on 0800 043 6916 to make your appointment today. Email: [email protected] - Alexander James Interiors, voted one of the World’s Top 100 Interior Designers in the Andrew Martin Awards 2016 and 2017. See more of our award winning designs here. Alexander James is an award winning design practice specialising in Interior Design and Architectural Specification to private clients, property developers and hotel groups in the UK and throughout the world. Born out of passion, style and vision [...]
03 Nov 2017

Alexander James partner with Sunseeker London in 2017

Alexander James partner with Sunseeker London in 2017 We are excited to have partnered with Sunseeker London Group this year, following the success of our collaboration at previous yachting events. Our partnership commenced in perfect timing with this year’s Southampton Boat Show and the Cannes Yachting Festival, for which we styled the interior and exterior areas of several Sunseeker Yachts, giving them the luxury look they deserved. For The Cannes Yachting festival,  we styled the San Remo, Manhattan 52, Manhattan [...]
03 Nov 2017

24 Hour Show Home Success for Lockley Homes

24 Hour Show Home Success for Lockley Homes Our Show Home for our client Lockley Homes has resulted in an immediate sale of their property in Worcestershire, highlighting the importance of interior design in selling property. Lockley Homes agreed a sale on the property within only 24 hours of the Show Home going live. “It’s so important for potential buyers to be able to feel themselves living in a property. Bare walls and empty rooms require too far a stretch [...]
17 Oct 2017

Decorex 2017

Decorex 2017 Opening London Design Festival from 17 - 20 September, Decorex 2017 brought together the finest products from over 400 hand-selected brands. Visitors experienced unmissable collaborations and insight from inspirational speakers across the world of new and unique design. Alexander James’ designers attended Decorex again this year to indulge in high end design and gain unique industry insights at the fabulous Syon Park location. As always, the Exhibitors exceeded expectations, showcasing both the most beautiful traditional pieces and fabulous contemporary work. Highlights [...]
17 Oct 2017

Show Home Launched at The Paddock

Show Home Launched at The Paddock Alexander James were delighted to be commissioned by our brilliant client Brookworth Homes to dress the show home at their new beautiful development in Kent, which launched this October. Deep within the beautiful Kent countryside, The Paddock is a superb development of just four individual five-bedroom country homes, each set within their own secluded grounds at the heart of the leafy hamlet of Crouch. We received a brief to create an interior that would [...]
07 Jul 2017

New Millgate Show Home in Henley

New Millgate Show Home in Henley Alexander James recently dressed the show home at Millgate Homes' new Oxfordshire development, Farnehurst. Farnehurst is a collection of three luxury 5 bedroom detached homes set in the sought-after riverside town of Henley-on-Thames. Alexander James were briefed to create an interior for the show home that reflected the quintessentially English location of the property, with Nantucket styling and the use of blue and white accents throughout the scheme. Our designer used natural materials and [...]
07 Jul 2017

Longhurst Park Show Home

Longhurst Park Show Home Alexander James were recently commissioned to dress the show home at the beautiful Longhurst Park development by Crest Nicholson. The recent development is comprised of a traditional collection of 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom houses surrounded by open countryside on the edge of the beautiful village of Cranleigh, Surrey. Longhurst Park provides stunning characterful homes designed for today's family life yet architecturally mindful of the rural nature of this lovely location. We were briefed to [...]
07 Jul 2017

Contemporary Country Manor Project

Contemporary Country Manor Project Last month we completed an exciting large scale project for client, Quada, in dressing a new build contemporary design detached house, on a country estate of 40 acres in a prime location in Holyport, Berkshire. With a separate indoor pool complex, stables, indoor and outdoor riding ménages, paddocks and helicopter facilities, Harford Manor has established a new level of lifestyle and design with international appeal. Unique in design, Harford Manor has been awarded Best Architecture Single [...]