The One to Watch 2019

Sipping lavender tea from a spun brass teapot in an oatmeal-hued room, it's easy to feel at ease in the home of Gillian Gillies. And that's no accident: the designer is known for creating cosy spaces that make clients want to cocoon. "People are intimately affected by their environments," she says in her lilting Scottish burr. "That's why I love working on vacation homes; it's where people really are themselves. I want to create spaces that make people feel cared for." View Article