Above: An embellished vintage bed is upholstered in a muted gray and lilac toile de Jouy fabric. Both enthusiastic travelers, Kate and Paul enjoy furnishing the interior of their home and shop through buying trips abroad. “Buying from French markets is very exciting,” says Kate. “We go to as many as possible, always searching for that special find.”
Text & Styling Ann Broad
Photography Colin Poole
To discover more British charm, see “A Rural Retreat” on page 13 of the English Cottage 2018 issue of Victoria Classics.