Charlotte has over 30 years’ experience in the Lifestyle and Interior Design business and has worked with fabric houses such as Warner Fabrics, Nobilis, Larsen and Ian Sanderson as well as with the designer John Stefanidis. Charlotte has the understanding of how design works to make a room a welcoming, practical, yet elegantly functional space. A growing fascination with the psychology of how the colour of our surroundings affects our moods and emotions has made her determined to ‘toss the taupe’ and encourage everyone to introduce a brighter palette into their lives!
Adele Wimsett – Harmonise You
Adele Wimsett has been a Reflexologist and Reiki practitioner for ten years, alongside a career working in youth justice where she specialised in working with young women with complex emotional and mental health needs. Having an avid interest in all aspects of health, Adele has undertaking extensive training and continued professional development as an integrative health practitioner. Having taken the decision to follow her passion, she now runs her own business, Harmonise You, where she specialises in supporting women to manage their health and wellbeing.
Caroline Wrench – Coco & Roses
Caroline is a creative, colourful and vibrant cook who also has a passion for flowers! Coco & Roses is a combination of her skills, interests and ideas. From her home in Wiltshire, she host regular cooking demonstrations, sharing more than 20 years experience of cooking for both large events and for her own family.
Gill Booker – Bespoke Floristry
With a huge wealth of experience, Gill Booker originally trained at the Constance Spry School of Floristry and has now been teaching for over twenty years. She currently tutors students in a variety of different courses including City & Guilds awards and specialist short courses. She has just been awarded the 2015 Gold Medal of Excellence for Floristry by City & Guilds.
Jenny Kaye – Photography
Jenny Kaye is a photographer based in Beaconsfield, South Buckinghamshire and specialises in family portraits and lifestyle photography. After an early career in business Jenny decided to follow her passion, and studied for a degree in Photography and Digital Imaging. She has also achieved Licenciate qualification with the SWPP (Society of Wedding and Portrait Photographers). Jenny is available for family or individual portrait sessions, nurseries, event photography and other commissions. All can be tailored to meet your requirements.
Julia Parker – Parkers Patch
Julia is passionate about growing fruit and vegetables. After friends giving advice to friends and family Julia ran a couple of morning teaching people how to set up their own vegetable garden and sharing tips with them. These courses proved a big success, so much so that she now runs an ever growing number throughout the year, not solely for vegetable and fruit growing but also more general gardening techniques. Julia also offers consultancy for clients who have inherited a vegetable garden and don’t know where to start or for those clients who wish to set up a vegetable garden and are unsure where to site it.
Katrina de Toney – Lampshade Parade
Having obtained a diploma in Professional Curtain Making & Soft Furnishings in 2008; Katrina channeled her focus and passion into the art of lampshade making. She has been making and designing shades and running lampshade making courses ever since. In 2016 she opened the on-line shop, Lampshade Parade, specialising in unique handmade lampshades for your home!
Kat Shayler – Social Media Marketing Consultancy
Kat Shayler runs SharpFox Social, a Social Media Marketing Consultancy based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. Kat set up SharpFox Social as she saw a real gap in the marketplace for tailored social media coaching that really worked for small businesses and start ups and that was affordable. They manage social media for clients as well as train people in social media through 1-2-1 tailored coaching or group workshops. Through coaching and real passion, SharpFox Social have helped hundreds of business owners and their staff increase their social media confidence and sales.
Niki Hall – The Style Hall
Niki is an Image Consultant offering a personal flexible service to both women and men to create effortless style, build confidence and help them feel great about how they look. Niki offers practical, friendly and affordable advice ensuring that The Style Hall is a one-stop-place for anyone who wants to look their best, improve their personal or professional image and feel more confident in themselves. Whether you need an updated professional image, help with your personal style or an updated wardrobe, Niki can teach you how to look your best for any occasion and create the right first impression.
Roz Prest – Rosalyn’s Emporium
Roz Prest started Rosalyn’s Emporium in 2016 to share her love of making precious jewellery. After graduating in 2000 with a First Class Honours Degree in Designed Metalwork & Jewellery, Roz worked for 13 years as a Visual Merchandise manager for a large high street jewellery and watch retailer. After being made redundant, Roz decided to make the most of the situation and set up on her own and she’s never looked back! Rosalyn’s Emporium specialises in teaching couples how to make their own wedding rings and in 2018 she also started running silver jewellery classes to accommodate more people. Roz also offers bespoke jewellery making and other services such as alterations, recycling and repairs.
Sue Vaughan – Nutritional Therapist
Sue Vaughan is a Nutritional Therapist supporting clients in achieving their health goals and has a special interest in helping women to optimise their health and well-being as they grow older. She works individually with clients to address underlying imbalances in the body including digestion, immune function, metabolism and detoxification. (In supporting these systems not only can specific health conditions improve but also other health goals can be achieved including reducing stress levels, improving energy levels, supporting digestive function, weight management and hormone balancing.) She is passionate about health, balance and making sustainable changes that are practical and realistic for her clients. As well as creating tailored plans for individual clients based on specific health goals, Sue also runs group programmes for more general health issues. Sue studied for 4 years at the Institute for Optimum Nutrition in London, and is a member of the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council. She has a clinic in Gerrards Cross and also meets clients at their homes.
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Trish Swain – Florist
A trained teacher, Trish Swain, completed her Level 1 City and Guilds in Floristry over 10 years ago, and finds it very stimulating to use her skills in another area. A love of flowers, gardening and art makes flower arranging a natural progression. From attending one of Trish’s workshops, she hopes you will want to transfer your newly acquired skills to other projects, and promises that you will look at the plants in your garden in a new light afterwards!