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Tallantyre has a talented team of Designers that work both locally including Morpeth, Alnwick, Hexham, Whitley Bay as well as country wide on projects from single rooms to Stately Homes and New Build Show Homes.
All projects are undertaken and finance options are now available to complement Design Projects so that the costs can be spread over 10 months Interest Free.

Meet the Designers:

Gillian Martin; Tallantyre Interior Design Director

Gillian Martin has worked for Tallantyre Ltd for over 20 years and in 2009 took on the role as Director of Interiors.

Gillian has a degree in furniture design and one in fashion. She has a natural desire to work with fabric, colour, texture, extensive knowledge and experience of interior design.   With an enviable client base she has led projects on stately homes through to business re-fits. From minimal to contemporary design, period to conservation projects her attention to detail and the finer design points make her a strong designer and advisor for the department.

Shop: Tallantyre Morpeth

Tel: 01670 517214

Contact Gillian:

Janine Clark; Designer

Janine Clark has worked for Tallantyre Interiors for over 20 years having started as an office clerk.  Working her way up through Tallantyre she become a designer herself and has been advising and designing for over 10 years within the business. Benefitting from her knowledge of the company, and its history, she is one of the most respected and integral parts of the Interior's team.

Janine's product knowledge and its application are second to none and have won her many loyal clients. Interpreting a customer's wishes and incorporating them into a scheme to suite a budget-led project is one of her major strengths.

Shop: Tallantyre Morpeth

Tel: 01670 517214

Contact Janine:

Lesley McKenzie; Designer

Lesley joined Tallantyre in October 2017.

Lesley joined the Tallantyre Interiors team in 2017 after running her own business selling hand painted furniture and running workshops in this field.

Lesley has a vast knowledge of paint, paint application and finishes which compliments her position within the design department. Alongside the paint, her love of wallpaper and fabrics allows her to put together schemes for all tastes and desires.

Over the last few years Lesley has worked on projects for bars and restaurants alongside residential.

Her knowledge and competency as a designer have shone through during her time at Tallantyre. Her personal love of an eclectic style, use of pattern and colour shine through in her personality but she is equally skilled in adapting to a client’s brief which has seen her undertake many exciting projects and room schemes.

Shop: Tallantyre Morpeth

Tel: 01670 517214

Contact Lesley: >

Emma; Tallantyre Interior Design Assistant

Emma joined Tallantyre in July 2021.

Emma has a bachelor’s degree in Fine Art: Painting and Printmaking from The Glasgow School of Art and has studied Fashion in London. This blend of Fine Art and Textiles has given her an understanding of colour and pattern which can be applied to a whole host of interior design briefs.

Shop: Tallantyre Morpeth

Tel: 01670 517214

Contact Emma:


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