The deVOL Journal

Category | Lifestyle

Conservation

In this post I will be exploring how different famous stone landmarks, statues and artefacts are conserved and restored, starting with the Moai found…

The French Riviera

I’ve recently returned from a family holiday to Saint Cezaire Sur Siagne, on the French Riviera. Getting 5 adults and 4 children, including a…

Career Change

Well, what a strange old year! The pandemic has been tough on everyone. It has affected and made plans for all of us in…

Bond Street, New York

You may have heard the exciting news that our sister company deVOL Kitchens have just opened a brand new showroom on Bond Street in…

45 Gin School Experience

I remember trying gin for the first time. I was at University and sampled some Gordon’s gin, neat. It was awful and I couldn’t…

Better Late Than Never

I first decided to start studying interior design when I was working as a Visual Merchandiser for John Lewis in London. At the time…

Dexter

In June, my wife Milly and I got a dog! His name is Dexter and he’s a chocolate Labrador. There were three chocolate Labradors…

Prague

In the summer, we visited Prague for a city break. It was mid-July, and the weather was well and truly sizzling. Exploring the winding…

48 Hours in Amsterdam

Friday Night: My best friend and I had been planning to go to Amsterdam for over a year for a joint birthday celebration, we…

Fairfield Beach Houses

I’ve recently returned from a three week, family trip to America to visit my cousin in Connecticut. The first two weeks we stayed at…