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Interior Design.

Tallantyre Interior Design Department specialises in everything from curtaining, carpets & flooring, paints, wallpaper, fabrics, lighting and furniture all led by a talented team of designers and advisors to help with full project design and management to individual bespoke requests. The talented team of Designs work both locally including Morpeth, Alnwick, Hexham and Whitley Bay as well as country wide.

Tallantyre Interiors 2020

Flipbook Produced October 2020

An introduction to the designers, sample the interior products we supply.

  • Home Consultation
  • Studio Consultation
  • Mood Boards
  • Custom window dressing
  • Furniture and art sourcing
  • Carpeting and Amtico options

One of the unique selling points of Tallantyre is that we employ are own in-house own making up and fitting teams.  This service allows us to take on even the most tricky window projects offering designs to give you a variety of options. 

Budget is always important so we can cater for all ranges.  Once you are satisfied with the design options we will present you with a full estimate and timescale of works to be carried out.

All projects are undertaken and finance options are now available to compliment Design Projects so that the costs can be spread over 10 months Interest Free.

Tallantyre have been creating beautiful homes across the UK for over 70 years. Please call us to discuss your needs and we will be happy to help.

Meet the Designers:

Gillian Martin; 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:

Alexandra Paul; Tallantyre Interior Designer

Alexandra has been part of the Tallantyre team for over three years. She graduated from Northumbria University in 2017 with a BA Honours degree in Fashion Design. During her degree, Alexandra secured two internships in both London and Paris for high-end fashion designers; Roland Mouret and Christopher Kane.

Alexandra’s journey brought her to Interior design after graduating from Northumbria University. She transferred her skills from fashion to Interiors, with her strong knowledge of fabrics, colours, prints, textures and styling into developing and creating various Interior schemes and styles for any project. Alexandra is extending her knowledge by currently studying a Masters degree in Interior Design at De Montfort University and will graduate in 2021.

Throughout her time at Tallantyre, Alexandra has gained an extensive product knowledge of paint, wall coverings, fabrics, lighting, furniture, accessories and flooring. She can advise and create design schemes for any concept. Alexandra enjoys being involved in all stages of the design process and brings knowledge and new ideas to her work. She creates visual digital mood boards and room sets for her clients to help them get a better visual understanding of their potential home or interiors in more depth. She has a strong interest in both traditional and contemporary interiors whilst keeping up to date with new trends and styles.

Shop: Tallantyre Morpeth

Tel: 01670 517214

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Lesley McKenzie; Designer

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.

Shop: Tallantyre Morpeth

Tel: 01670 517214

Contact Lesley:

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:

Elizabeth Adamson; Designer

Elizabeth joined Tallantyre in October 2017.

Elizabeth has a bachelor’s degree in Interior Textiles which taught her all the skills needed for surface pattern design for interiors alongside working to client briefs and trend forecasting. During her degree she specialised in rug design and manufacture. Since graduating she has continued her flair for design by complementing her skills with a diploma in Professional Curtain Making & Soft Furnishings and is currently studying for further qualifications in Interior Design.

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 Elizabeth:

Helen Fairbairn, Floor consultant

Helen Fairbairn has worked for Tallantyre for over 15 years at the Bedlington branch of the Interior's department. After working as an interior consultant, Helen also trained as a flooring specialist to advise and organise the sale and fit of flooring products. As well as working closely with both Morpeth and Bedlington clients on flooring she also has extensive experience in interior design work and product knowledge.

Shop: Tallantyre Bedlington

Tel:01670 822788

Contact Helen:

*Note: Appointments and consultations within Tallantyre are not charged but booking is recommended to avoid disappointment. All designers charge a standard fee per project, charged at the time of booking, for a site visit but this is credited against any purchases made.


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