Millie Mackintosh brings the Mediterranean to West London as she reveals her stunning garden makeup … complete with lemon tree, bougainvillea and rattan furniture
She welcomed her daughter Sienna into the world in May.
And Millie Mackintosh proved she stays in nesting mode when she opened the doors to her stunning home to show off her new outdoor makeup that she unveiled and inspired by her love for the Mediterranean.
Former 30-year-old Made In Chelsea star, who Sienna shares with husband Hugo Taylor, worked with Wayfair to create her quaint space in which she revealed that she had made plans for a social distance get-together with friends.
Stunning: Millie Mackintosh proved she stays in nest mode when she opened the doors to her stunning home to show off her new outdoor makeup that she unveiled and inspired by her love for the Mediterranean
Millie said of her home, ‘We moved to a completely blank canvas a few months ago and we mostly focused on interiors in the beginning …
‘With the arrival of summer it was the ideal time to redesign the outside space and Wayfair had exactly what we were looking for. We wanted our terrace to feel relaxed and like an extension of our kitchen where we spend most of the time …
“The Mediterranean flair helps us escape the city life, and the seating in the lounge is perfect for sunny days and entertainment.”
Millie and Hugo tied the knot at Whithurst Park in West Sussex in June 2018, a year after he suggested it while on vacation in the Greek island of Mykonos.
Breathtaking: Former 30-year-old Made In Chelsea star, who shares Sienna with husband Hugo Taylor, worked with Wayfair to create her idyllic space in which she revealed that she had made plans to socialize with friends
Radiant: Millie said of her home, “We moved to a completely blank canvas a few months ago and we mostly focused on interiors in the beginning.”
Millie reflected on her love for Greece and how it infused her interiors: “I’ve spent so many special moments in the Greek islands over the years …
‘The Mediterranean accents, wall plates, lemon trees and pink bougainvillea really get me there …
Having a holiday feeling at home immediately lifts my spirits! I love the waterproof blue and white carpet – it changes the look, brings everything together and gives the area an inside / outside feel so we can make the most of the space. ”
Delicious! She added bright colors to the mix
Radiant: Millie and Hugo tied the knot at Whithurst Park in West Sussex in June 2018, a year after suggesting it while on vacation on the Greek island of Mykonos
She continued about her love for cooking and greenery: “I’ve always wanted my own herb garden, but since our outdoor area is quite compact, a traditional floor plan would not have been possible …
“Having the herbs mounted on the wall is so practical that I like to cook, especially anything Italian, and it also gives the room so much green …
‘Spaghetti Vongole is a favorite in our house. We also love hosting themed evenings. like Greek or Spanish, so we have to grow a number of herbs. ‘
Breathtaking: All the details have given the finished touches a breathtaking touch
Radiant: She looked stunning when she posed in white in her garden
As she will work on her foiled 2020 plans, she said, “I really look forward to friends dropping by. Since I spent most of 2020 in lockdown, I couldn’t have a baby shower …
“But I’m looking forward to celebrating Sienna’s birth outside with cake and bubbles! As a family, we made a lot of use of this space as it is so versatile …
“The hanging chair is one of my favorite places to feed Sienna, and there’s nothing like a summer evening dinner outside.”
Happy Days: As she’s going to work on her foiled 2020 plans, she said, “I’m really looking forward to friends dropping by. Since I was in lockdown for most of 2020, I couldn’t have a baby shower. ‘
When life gives you lemons! The lemon tree added a stunning touch