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Sumptuous & Spacious

Clapham-based architect and interior designer Chris Dezille should be on your radar. Chris talks to The Resident magazine on creating hotel-worthy interiors with the wow factor in Wimbledon...

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Room to play

Fun is on the agenda in this stylish, retro apartment in a former factory on Wharf Street in West Greenwich, Honky’s playful style is sympathetic to the industrial heritage of the building.

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Love London in every direction

In the heart of the capital and 23 floors up, this new home truly hits the heights. A complete one-off, the 2,136 sq ft Triplex penthouse takes over the entire top three floors of the building and is blessed with staggering views of London's skyline including the City, the River Thames, the Houses of Parliament, and Battersea.

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British Designers: 10 Reasons why London’s a design leader

London was recently heralded as the 'design capital of the world' by The New York Times. And every year the London Design Festival pulls in 350,000 people from 60 countries to see one of the most vibrant creative sectors in the capital – along with fashion and film – according to the Mayor of London.

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Get the ‘Scandi’ style

Chris Dezille is the founder of interior design consultancy Honky. 'We've definitely noticed a revival of Scandi interiors', he says. 'The clean lines and fresh aesthetics of Scandi style often appeal to a wide audience and provide an easy way to add a simple elegance to the home.'

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Desire & Inspire Blog – July 16

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Prime Place, Sevenoaks

Honky’s interior design scheme at Prime Place’s Sevenoaks development features in July’s issue of “What House” magazine.

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“Wunderlust” show apartment receives warm reception

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Grand Designs magazine

Expert comment from Honky’s Chris Dezille features in the “Streamlined Bathrooms” feature in this months’ magazine.

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Right Here Right Now with Chris Dezille

 

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The Metro – 22nd March 2016

Honky’s Chris Dezille gives the low down on budget dining tables, wallpaper in rentals and gallery walls…..

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“Culture Vulture” – Living South magazine

For the perfect blend of heritage, culture and contemporary living, check out Valentine Place, just off Blackfriars Road SE1. The new development by Crest Nicholson now has a beautifully designed show home dressed by leading interior designers Honky.

read more

Interior Design Today

Jade Tilley talks to Chris Dezille about his foray into window dressing, the tenacity needed for design and living in a box. Not a cardboard box!  See full interview over leaf.   Honky’s recent run of design award wins are also featured on the Interior Design Today news page.

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Chelsea Harbour Design Centre Guide

Honky’s MD, Chris Dezille, talks to The Chelsea Harbour Design Centre guide for their “Designer Loves…” feature.

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What House Awards, 2015

We are very happy for our client, Berkeley Homes, whose development at One Tower Bridge won the Bronze award for Interior Design at this years’ What House Awards on Friday 20th November.

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What House Awards surprise!

Having entered this year’s What House awards, we were surprised to see that our interior design scheme for London Square’s Fulham development had won  a Bronze award last year!  So, a belated ‘hooray’ for that!  Fingers crossed for this year…!

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Honky Wins at The British Homes Awards

Honky has received the coveted Interior Design Award sponsored by the BIID at the Sunday Times British Homes Awards for their work on a three-bedroom apartment at One Tower Bridge, London. The design practice also received a commendation for a private residence in North London in the same category. The Sunday Times wrote: “Interior Design […]

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Buy your place in Parliament

We’re justifiably proud of our extensive involvement with this project – from space planning and internal finishes, to the two final furnished apartments – this triplex, and the lateral, which sold immediately, including contents! Read the full article (PDF)

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Best Interior Design win at British Homes Awards 2015

We were thrilled to win the Best Interior Design award – for our project at One Tower Bridge – at the British Homes Awards 2015 on Friday 16th October.  And the icing on the cake?  A second Highly Commended for our client’s private residence in Hampstead.  Champagne all round!!

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A peek inside the world’s 12 most stylish homes

Glass walls, 90,000-piece chandeliers and a five-floor bookcase: A peek inside the world's 12 most stylish homes (and SEVEN of them are in London and Surrey). These extravagant homes have all been picked as finalists in the 2015 SBID International Design Awards. Photographs offer a glimpse inside the stunning residences, which are all worth more than £1million. List features pads from a 10,000sq ft mansion on the Lakes of Ontario to a tiny two-bedroom apartment in Chelsea.

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Honky win at Design et Al Awards 2015

We were delighted to accept the Best Interior Design award in the £1.25 to £2  million category at The International Design & Architecture Awards on Friday 25th October for our project at One Tower Bridge.

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Terrace Dreams

Remember the 1990s American sitcom Frasier, with its super chic apartment, open-plan from front door to cityscape views?  Swap Seattle for South West London and you’re close to the design concept behind “The Terrace Collection” arranged across the upper floors of Putney’s tallest building, the 11-storey London Square development on Upper Richmond Road. All the […]

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Going up in the World

What House.com editor, Keith Osborne, takes a high rise look at London’s penthouses, including Honky’s interiors at The Terrace Collection in Putney, South West London.

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The Penthouse, Trafalgar One

One of Trafalgar Square’s most recognisable landmarks, The Canadian Pacific building was constructed as the London Headquarters of the eponymous North American railway, hotel and steamship company. Built to an exactingly high standard and faced with Portland Stone, the building and its clock tower have been ever present for generations of visitors to London’s most famous square. Honky’s approach to the interior design was to offer the luxury and sophisticated living at one of the capitals most exclusive residential addresses.

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Setting Trends in Interior Design – An interview with Honky

Christopher Dezille, founder of Honky design consultancy discusses the striking interior design scheme he has created for the Paynes & Borthwick show apartment. He talks about the industrial look, revisiting the 60’s vibe in a different way and, at the same time, to having a bit of fun.

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Penthouses – London’s aspirational dream. Chris Dezille talks to The Times

Chris Dezille talks to Claire Carponen about penthouses, how to attract buyers, and Honky's design for Telford Homes' penthouse at Avant Garde.

The leading name in luxury flats reveals what furnishings and other features are needed to attract buyers now Penthouses have been in the news recently. A penthouse apartment in New York sold for a record-breaking $100 million (£65.9 million) last month, making it the city's most expensive residential property deal.

read more

Show homes keep newbuild sales rising

Forget magnolia paint: some developers are spending £1 million dressing up their latest properties — and it’s working. Purchasers now have higher expectations for the quality of build and the design of their shiny new home. Show homes are now big business: ten years ago they were a rather basic and bland visualisation of what you could expect.

read more

The Changing Face of London Homes: New Urban Living Trends

London homes are changing. Cultural globalization, accelerated by a massive influx of foreign buyers in prime central locations, has helped spark new urban lifestyle trends that are reshaping the city's real estate.

read more

A man’s world

Interior designer Chris Dezille talks masculine styling and why he can’t stop redecorating at home... Honky has been in business for 11 years and offers a design service covering not only interiors but also giving input into layout and architecture. That’s exactly what happened when Dezille was contacted by Berkeley to work on Terrace Yard, a collection of townhouses in Richmond, Surrey. Dezille was also asked to work on the No. 1 Gunwharf Quays apartments in Portsmouth.

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Modern retro

With its New York hotel-style lobby and quayside spot, Le Capelain House was always going to be cool. But the team behind London design company Honky have upped the style stakes with their super-retro revamp of apartment 113. Designer Christopher Dezille expains how they achieved the Soho-boho look.

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High life

"At some point I really should come up with a fantastic story about what our name means," smiles Christopher Dezille. Founder of the intriguingly named design consultancy Honky. Dezille has established his personal reputation with a wide range of private and commercial projects, primarily in London, but elsewhere in the UK and internationally. Accolades include the International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers Design Excellence Awards for his residential interiors.

read more

Small & Mighty

Make clever use of a small space and turn a bijou bathroom into a profitable feature. Here a dark, narrow space is filled with light from a skylight. The tiles on the walls and floor make the room flow, while a wall hung WC and towel rail increase floor space.

read more

Design et al Winter Edition

Designer Chris Dezille of London based design company Honky, was given a blank canvas when appointed by property developer St James to work on Wycombe House, a period style home valued at £15million. The scheme is classically inspired throughout but has been interpreted in a contemporary way. The result is timeless elegance for a modern era.

read more

Light fantastic: House of the week

Chris and Sarah Dezille were on a mission for light and space in their poky flat. Cue airy shutters, sleek storage and stunning floor-to-cieling windows...

read more

Design Ideas: Swimming Pools

With continuing advances in design and technology, obvious health benefits and offering a year-round place to relax, indoor swimming pools are increasingly popular and affordable.

read more

Sumptuous & Spacious

Clapham-based architect and interior designer Chris Dezille should be on your radar. Chris talks to The Resident magazine on creating hotel-worthy interiors with the wow factor in Wimbledon...

read more

Room to play

Fun is on the agenda in this stylish, retro apartment in a former factory on Wharf Street in West Greenwich, Honky’s playful style is sympathetic to the industrial heritage of the building.

read more

Love London in every direction

In the heart of the capital and 23 floors up, this new home truly hits the heights. A complete one-off, the 2,136 sq ft Triplex penthouse takes over the entire top three floors of the building and is blessed with staggering views of London's skyline including the City, the River Thames, the Houses of Parliament, and Battersea.

read more

British Designers: 10 Reasons why London’s a design leader

London was recently heralded as the 'design capital of the world' by The New York Times. And every year the London Design Festival pulls in 350,000 people from 60 countries to see one of the most vibrant creative sectors in the capital – along with fashion and film – according to the Mayor of London.

read more

Get the ‘Scandi’ style

Chris Dezille is the founder of interior design consultancy Honky. 'We've definitely noticed a revival of Scandi interiors', he says. 'The clean lines and fresh aesthetics of Scandi style often appeal to a wide audience and provide an easy way to add a simple elegance to the home.'

read more

Prime Place, Sevenoaks

Honky’s interior design scheme at Prime Place’s Sevenoaks development features in July’s issue of “What House” magazine.

read more

Grand Designs magazine

Expert comment from Honky’s Chris Dezille features in the “Streamlined Bathrooms” feature in this months’ magazine.

read more

The Metro – 22nd March 2016

Honky’s Chris Dezille gives the low down on budget dining tables, wallpaper in rentals and gallery walls…..

read more

“Culture Vulture” – Living South magazine

For the perfect blend of heritage, culture and contemporary living, check out Valentine Place, just off Blackfriars Road SE1. The new development by Crest Nicholson now has a beautifully designed show home dressed by leading interior designers Honky.

read more

Interior Design Today

Jade Tilley talks to Chris Dezille about his foray into window dressing, the tenacity needed for design and living in a box. Not a cardboard box!  See full interview over leaf.   Honky’s recent run of design award wins are also featured on the Interior Design Today news page.

read more

Chelsea Harbour Design Centre Guide

Honky’s MD, Chris Dezille, talks to The Chelsea Harbour Design Centre guide for their “Designer Loves…” feature.

read more

What House Awards, 2015

We are very happy for our client, Berkeley Homes, whose development at One Tower Bridge won the Bronze award for Interior Design at this years’ What House Awards on Friday 20th November.

read more

What House Awards surprise!

Having entered this year’s What House awards, we were surprised to see that our interior design scheme for London Square’s Fulham development had won  a Bronze award last year!  So, a belated ‘hooray’ for that!  Fingers crossed for this year…!

read more

Honky Wins at The British Homes Awards

Honky has received the coveted Interior Design Award sponsored by the BIID at the Sunday Times British Homes Awards for their work on a three-bedroom apartment at One Tower Bridge, London. The design practice also received a commendation for a private residence in North London in the same category. The Sunday Times wrote: “Interior Design […]

read more

Buy your place in Parliament

We’re justifiably proud of our extensive involvement with this project – from space planning and internal finishes, to the two final furnished apartments – this triplex, and the lateral, which sold immediately, including contents! Read the full article (PDF)

read more

Best Interior Design win at British Homes Awards 2015

We were thrilled to win the Best Interior Design award – for our project at One Tower Bridge – at the British Homes Awards 2015 on Friday 16th October.  And the icing on the cake?  A second Highly Commended for our client’s private residence in Hampstead.  Champagne all round!!

read more

A peek inside the world’s 12 most stylish homes

Glass walls, 90,000-piece chandeliers and a five-floor bookcase: A peek inside the world's 12 most stylish homes (and SEVEN of them are in London and Surrey). These extravagant homes have all been picked as finalists in the 2015 SBID International Design Awards. Photographs offer a glimpse inside the stunning residences, which are all worth more than £1million. List features pads from a 10,000sq ft mansion on the Lakes of Ontario to a tiny two-bedroom apartment in Chelsea.

read more

Honky win at Design et Al Awards 2015

We were delighted to accept the Best Interior Design award in the £1.25 to £2  million category at The International Design & Architecture Awards on Friday 25th October for our project at One Tower Bridge.

read more

Terrace Dreams

Remember the 1990s American sitcom Frasier, with its super chic apartment, open-plan from front door to cityscape views?  Swap Seattle for South West London and you’re close to the design concept behind “The Terrace Collection” arranged across the upper floors of Putney’s tallest building, the 11-storey London Square development on Upper Richmond Road. All the […]

read more

Going up in the World

What House.com editor, Keith Osborne, takes a high rise look at London’s penthouses, including Honky’s interiors at The Terrace Collection in Putney, South West London.

read more

The Penthouse, Trafalgar One

One of Trafalgar Square’s most recognisable landmarks, The Canadian Pacific building was constructed as the London Headquarters of the eponymous North American railway, hotel and steamship company. Built to an exactingly high standard and faced with Portland Stone, the building and its clock tower have been ever present for generations of visitors to London’s most famous square. Honky’s approach to the interior design was to offer the luxury and sophisticated living at one of the capitals most exclusive residential addresses.

read more

Setting Trends in Interior Design – An interview with Honky

Christopher Dezille, founder of Honky design consultancy discusses the striking interior design scheme he has created for the Paynes & Borthwick show apartment. He talks about the industrial look, revisiting the 60’s vibe in a different way and, at the same time, to having a bit of fun.

read more

Penthouses – London’s aspirational dream. Chris Dezille talks to The Times

Chris Dezille talks to Claire Carponen about penthouses, how to attract buyers, and Honky's design for Telford Homes' penthouse at Avant Garde.

The leading name in luxury flats reveals what furnishings and other features are needed to attract buyers now Penthouses have been in the news recently. A penthouse apartment in New York sold for a record-breaking $100 million (£65.9 million) last month, making it the city's most expensive residential property deal.

read more

Show homes keep newbuild sales rising

Forget magnolia paint: some developers are spending £1 million dressing up their latest properties — and it’s working. Purchasers now have higher expectations for the quality of build and the design of their shiny new home. Show homes are now big business: ten years ago they were a rather basic and bland visualisation of what you could expect.

read more

The Changing Face of London Homes: New Urban Living Trends

London homes are changing. Cultural globalization, accelerated by a massive influx of foreign buyers in prime central locations, has helped spark new urban lifestyle trends that are reshaping the city's real estate.

read more

A man’s world

Interior designer Chris Dezille talks masculine styling and why he can’t stop redecorating at home... Honky has been in business for 11 years and offers a design service covering not only interiors but also giving input into layout and architecture. That’s exactly what happened when Dezille was contacted by Berkeley to work on Terrace Yard, a collection of townhouses in Richmond, Surrey. Dezille was also asked to work on the No. 1 Gunwharf Quays apartments in Portsmouth.

read more

Modern retro

With its New York hotel-style lobby and quayside spot, Le Capelain House was always going to be cool. But the team behind London design company Honky have upped the style stakes with their super-retro revamp of apartment 113. Designer Christopher Dezille expains how they achieved the Soho-boho look.

read more

High life

"At some point I really should come up with a fantastic story about what our name means," smiles Christopher Dezille. Founder of the intriguingly named design consultancy Honky. Dezille has established his personal reputation with a wide range of private and commercial projects, primarily in London, but elsewhere in the UK and internationally. Accolades include the International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers Design Excellence Awards for his residential interiors.

read more

Small & Mighty

Make clever use of a small space and turn a bijou bathroom into a profitable feature. Here a dark, narrow space is filled with light from a skylight. The tiles on the walls and floor make the room flow, while a wall hung WC and towel rail increase floor space.

read more

Design et al Winter Edition

Designer Chris Dezille of London based design company Honky, was given a blank canvas when appointed by property developer St James to work on Wycombe House, a period style home valued at £15million. The scheme is classically inspired throughout but has been interpreted in a contemporary way. The result is timeless elegance for a modern era.

read more

Light fantastic: House of the week

Chris and Sarah Dezille were on a mission for light and space in their poky flat. Cue airy shutters, sleek storage and stunning floor-to-cieling windows...

read more

Design Ideas: Swimming Pools

With continuing advances in design and technology, obvious health benefits and offering a year-round place to relax, indoor swimming pools are increasingly popular and affordable.

read more