Design Field Notes

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About Lisa

With an extensive professional background in fashion design, graphic design and painting, Lisa is always on a creative mission. Based in Western Australia, Lisa works as an interior stylist & artist through her own business FEATHERHORSE - Lisa’s love of the beach, ocean & nature is evident in her work. Coastal vibes with a touch of Scandinavian influence & a little boho thrown in defines Lisa’s own unique style.  

My Place: Lisa Quinn-Schofield

As a writer for ‘Fieldies’, I love sharing my inspiration with you from interiors I love, to art and design but I thought it was time to invite you into… Read More.


Sea Art; Still Life Installations

Last year I was scrolling through Instagram (as you do) and stumbled upon something that moved me and that will always remain in my memory. In November 2013, the “Sea… Read More.


Behind the Study: Uocmas Design School

The brief:  Decorate and style a penthouse for a boutique hotel in the location of your choice – rainforest, beach or city. My heart skipped a beat when I read… Read More.


All I Want for Christmas

Somehow, amongst the general pre-xmas mayhem, I have managed to put together an ultimate wishlist of bits and pieces I would die to see under my Christmas tree this year. … Read More.


Sass & Bide at Home: Sarah Jane Clarke’s Sydney Sanctuary

I’m a long-term admirer of the Australian fashion label Sass & Bide and an even bigger fan of the inspirational design duo behind the brand: Heidi Middleton and Sarah Jane… Read More.


California Paradise: Courteney Cox at Home

Did you know T.V Actress Courteney Cox (known best for her roles on the tv sitcoms ‘Friends’ & ‘Cougar Town’) aspired to be an architect before she hit Hollywood?  In… Read More.


Electric Love: A Barcelona Restoration

My heart skipped a beat when I discovered this Barcelona apartment, the home of interior designer Cristina Ramos and her photographer husband Txema Yeste.  An eclectic success, this space is… Read More.


The Milan Home of Brian Atwood

Feast your eyes on this spectacular designer home – a Milan sanctuary owned by shoe and accessory designer Brian Atwood, styled and decorated by the inspired Nate Berkus. Personally my… Read More.


Punchy Colour: An Artist’s Home

Artist and former band member of Sneaky Sound System, Daimon Downey, inspires me on so many levels – his style, his music, his art and now his home! I always… Read More.


Sass and Bide at Home; Heidi Middleton’s Palm Beach Oasis

Described by many as nomadic, modern, spirited and free, Heidi Middleton’s terrace home in Sydney’s Palm Beach is a visual feast that perfectly represents the designer’s innate individuality.  Sitting at… Read More.


Getting it Right: Wall Creative

Your home should be a reflection of you and all the things you love to surround yourself with.   And the best place to make your mark is on your walls… Read More.