Franca Starling and Louise Verhoeven have joined forces to create an interior lifestyle boutique in the heart of the Surrey Hills.
Orange & Dutch brings together Franca's interior design expertise and Louise's extensive knowledge of antiques and restoration.
Orange & Dutch offers a wide range of services: Interior consultation and design, specialist product sourcing, re-upholstery, antiques & restoration, bespoke curtain making & alterations, props and showhome interiors.
The shop is a treasure trove of unusual home accessories, unique antiques, exclusive one-off pieces, gifts, cushions, bed throws and fabrics. Franca and Louise strongly support local artists, silversmiths, sculptors and creative small businesses. Global connections not only allow Franca & Louise to source individual pieces but commission bespoke pieces exclusively for you. Have a specific piece in mind? Orange & Dutch can make that dream a reality.
Louise of Dutch nationality, has lived in the UK for 30 years and started her own interior home decor supply business including buying and selling antique furniture for over 20 years. Orange & Dutch was established in 2015 and has grown from strength to strength, Louise has an extensive longstanding client base. Her philosophy is one of ‘supporting local’. Building relationships with our local customer goes further than just a purchase.
Franca had her own Interior design business, Starling By Design. Her Italian and African heritage is reflected in her authentic style, embodying texture and refined comfort hallmarks. Her philosophy is to combine exquisite style and ultimate functionality to create interiors that are not only luxurious but also functional and comfortable. Her expertise encompasses interior design, specialist product sourcing, project co-ordination and installation for residential projects. To read more about our latest Interior projects please visit our blog.