Author profile: Hayley Gilbert

About Hayley Gilbert

Hayley Gilbert is a freelance interiors journalist with 20 years’ experience in the industry. Specialising in all things kitchens, Hayley has contributed to a wide range of consumer titles such as Beautiful Kitchens, EKBB, KBB, Grand Designs, House Beautiful and Ideal Home, as well as national newspapers including The Sunday Times.... @HaylGilbert / hayleygilbertblog.wordpress.com

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Grey and Cashmere Mereway Kitchen – by Roman Bathrooms

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The story: A tiny L-shaped kitchen has been transformed with a modest one-metre extension. The new space is now flooded with natural light, as the room is extended upwards as well as out. Clever solutions such as a ‘doggy’ cupboard and a TV set into the wall create a space for everything.

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1909 Partridge Grey and Charcoal Kitchen – By The Malvern Kitchen Studio

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The story: This Victorian townhouse was being renovated, so the kitchen was just part of the transformation to this family home. The plan was to extend the existing kitchen by opening…

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Technology Hits & Misses

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HomeServe, the home assistance provider, has taken a look at the technology hits and misses over the past 50 years to see how they have shaped the modern home…

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The Chef’s Kitchen – By Papilio

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The story: This contemporary bespoke kitchen, part of a complete property renovation in Somerset, allowed Matt Prall and Stephen Garland of Papilio to create a personalised open-plan…

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Heat of the Moment

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Now that winter’s creeping up, my thoughts turn to all things toasty and finding ways to keep warm. In the kitchen, it’s all too easy to forget a good heating plan, so here’s my pick of the most efficient, stylish ways to cosy up.

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Summerville Painted Kitchen – By Tom Howley

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The story: This kitchen was part of a bigger restoration project, Little Naish. Empty for almost a quarter of a century, the gothic tower cottage needed more than a little repair work.

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