She’s the stylist who made Hotel du Vin and The Pig group of boutique hotels renowned as much for their rooms as for their food and drink, with her ability to create laid-back eclectic interiors that effortlessly exude style key to their success.
Winchester-based Judy Hutson says that behind the scenes the attention is in the detail – or rather a million details – and even at home she’d never leave a sofa without its cushions plumped in just the right way.
Tucked away in a converted barn just outside Winchester, Individual Interior Design offers a treasure trove of fabric swatches, wallpaper, furniture and accessories in a cosy studio.
The company also has a Bournemouth showroom, but from its Winchester base near Wonston it offers interior design services for private and commercial clients across the south east.
“I started my career as a lawyer in London but was always mad about clothes and shoes. I have a whole room at home dedicated to my collection of over 200 pairs of shoes,” says Maxim’s Boutique owner Rachel James.