Charlie has designed and managed a variety of projects in the UK and abroad, from large country homes in Surrey and Shropshire, leading hotels in Barbados to residential developments throughout London.
She has also completed numerous private apartments and townhouses in Belgravia, Mayfair and Chelsea.
She showed creative flare from a young age. Growing up between London, Switzerland and Shropshire, her unique style is a product of these early influences on her life. After finishing her History degree at the University of Edinburgh, she was able to fully focus on her passion for design at the Inchbald School of Design.
Charlie combines her love of antiques and period properties with an innovative and modern approach to design. She has developed her own style, perfectly balancing the contrasting influences of old and new to create stunning homes for a huge variety of clients.
Melissa’s designs showcase her talent for creating refined and elegant interiors that reflect the heritage and aspirations of her clients. Melissa has worked for overseas clients from New Zealand, the US and across Europe. Recent design projects have included a fourteen bedroom boutique ski chalet, a villa in Mallorca and city and country homes across the UK.
Growing up in Sussex, Melissa has always been a keen artist. An art scholar, she went on to complete an art foundation course before obtaining a Masters in History of Art and Italian at the University of Edinburgh.
Studying History of Architecture at the University of Bologna, Italy was the source of much creative inspiration. It further instilled Melissa’s passion for travel and her appreciation of classical simplicity and detailing. Combined with her Peruvian heritage, this formative period endowed her with an individual eye for design and spaces.