The Livingetc Team

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Name: Suzanne Imre

Job title: Editor

Instagram handle: Suzanne.imre

My interior style: Modern classic with an irreverent edge

Favourite paint colour: Stiffkey Blue Farrow & Ball

Design Classic: Saarinen oval dining table by Knoll

Favourite architectural style: Georgian townhouse

Guilty snack:  Penguin bars from my son’s tuck box


Name:  Sarah Spiteri

Job title:  Deputy Editor (On Maternity Leave)

Instagram handle:  sarah.spiteri

My interior style:  Soft minimalism

Favourite paint colour:  We’ve just painted the exterior of our house in Little Greene’s Aquamarine and the interior in Slaked Lime.

Design classic:  Carl Hansen’s Colonial chair, in walnut and black leather.

Favourite architectural style:  I love the grand proportions of Georgian houses.

Guilty snack:  Lindt’s dark chocolate with caramel and sea salt – it is the reason I’ve had to quit sugar.


Name: Busola Evans

Job title: Acting Deputy Editor (Maternity Cover)

Instagram handle: busolaevans

My interior style: Urban eclectic

Favourite paint colour: Stable Green from Paint & Paper Library – I’m obsessed with moody greens at the moment.

Design classic: Wegner’s Wishbone Chair

Favourite architectural style: Georgian is the dream but Victorian is still a delight.

Guilty snack: Sour Cream & Onion Pringles. You know the one.


Name: Dina Koulla

Job title: Creative Director

Instragam handle: dinakoulla

My interior style: Manhattan brownstone chic

Favourite paint colour: ‘Fuji’ – Paint & Paper Library

Design Classic: Anything by Fornasetti

Favourite architectural style: Medieval Gothic

Guilty snack: Almond butter


Name: Mary Weaver

Job title: Houses Editor

Instagram handle: mrsmvj

My interior style: Modern Marie Antoinette

Favourite paint colour: Blackened Farrow & Ball

Design Classic: Astier de Villatte tableware

Favourite architectural style: Versailles chic

Guilty snack:  Ferrero Rocher


Name: Maudie Manton

Job title: News & Shopping Editor

Instagram handle: @maudiem

My interior style: Parisian apartment with a touch of Wes Anderson.

Favourite paint colour: Little Green’s Milk Thistle.

Design Classic:  Hans Wegner/CH25 chair.

Favourite architectural style: Georgian.

Guilty snack: Percy Pigs.


Name:  Paula Rodney

Job title:  Chief Sub-Editor

Instragam handle:  paularodney27

My interior style:  Technicolour shabby chic

Favourite paint colour:  The Lido eco emulsion by Earthborn, a gorgeous swimming-pool blue

Design Classic:  Arne Jacobsen’s Egg lounge chair

Favourite architectural style:  Eco-friendly design

Guilty snack:  Homemade organic chocolate brownies


Name: Sarah Rafati

Job title: Publisher & Digital Business Director

Instagram handle: sarahmuloukrafati

My interior style:  Modern eclectic with touches of bohemia

Favourite paint colour: Black Blue – Farrow & Ball

Design Classic: The shell chair (Hans Wegner)

Favourite architectural style: Art Deco

Guilty snack: Chilli crackers


Name: Lotte Brouwer

Job title: Acting Digital Content Editor

Instagram handle: yespleaseblog

My interior style: Colourful and homely, with a few stand-out quirky pieces

Favourite paint colour: Tiffany Blue

Design Classic: Milo Baughman lounge chair

Favourite architectural style: Georgian

Guilty snack: Seaweed thins

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