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CANCELLED Mad About the House at Anthropologie

18/03/2020 6:00 pm – 18/03/2020 8:00 pm | Anthropologie, 158 Regent Street, London W1B 5SW

This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a later date.

Join Kate Watson-Smyth in celebrating the launch of her latest home-themed release, Mad About the House: 101 Interior Design Answers. From hanging a wallpaper to choosing the perfect mattress, Kate will share her wealth of experience by talking through the most important interior design questions you need to bear in mind before you start any decorating scheme.


Mad About the House: 101 Interior Design Answers is a practical how-to guide from the author of Mad About the House, the bestselling book and UK’s number 1 interiors blog. This dictionary of interior design answers all those questions you were afraid to ask.

The book begins with the most important questions of all: Who? What? When? Where? Why? and How? The aim is to answer these before you start any decorating scheme and you will avoid the most common mistakes, save money and, most importantly, create a home that works for you and the people who live there. This is a super-practical guide that allows you to dip in and out so you can solve all your decorating dilemmas.

In addition to the no-nonsense practical answers, there are checklists and step-by-step guides to key decorating challenges – everything from How to Hang Wallpaper, to Arranging a Gallery Wall, How to Choose a Mattress and What Makes the Best Work Surface.


About the Author

illustration © Abi Read


Kate Watson-Smyth is an award-winning journalist who has written extensively on interiors and design for publications including the Financial TimesThe Independent, and the Sunday Telegraph. Her home has been featured in the The Wall Street Journalla Repubblica, Elle Decor, Remodelista and Livingetc.

Kate’s acclaimed website,, founded in 2012, is officially the UK’s No. 1 interiors blog. She is the author of several books including the bestselling Mad About The House: How to Decorate Your Home with Style. The Great Indoors – which Kate co-hosts with Sophie Robinson – is the nation’s most popular interiors podcast.

Kate lives and works in London, where in 2018 she was named by the Evening Standard among its Progress 1000 – the city’s leading cultural, political and commercial figures.




Event Details

When: Wednesday, 18th March, 6pm – 8pm
Where: Anthropologie, 158 Regent Street, London W1B 5SW
Price: Free