About Charlotte Abrahams

Charlotte Abrahams is a freelance writer and curator specialising in design and the applied arts. She trained at Central St Martin’s and since then has written regular features, columns and profiles for the national press, including: Financial Times How to Spend It, How to Spend It.com, Guardian Weekend Magazine, CRAFTS, Saturday Telegraph Magazine, Stella Magazine, Times LUXX, Homes & Antiques and Design Anthology UK

Charlotte’s first book, Wallpaper the Ultimate Guide, was published by Quadrille in October 2009. It was re-issued as Wallpaper a Collection of Modern Prints  in 2013 and combined sales are in excess of 22,000 copies. Hygge, A Celebration of Simple Pleasures. Living the Danish Way was published in hardback by Trapeze on 13th October 2016. The paperback edition was published in September 2017. It has been published in Australia, Korea, Taiwan and South Korea. Charlotte’s ghost writing projects include Made, A Book of Lifestyle, Fitness and Food by Millie Mackintosh (September 2015, Ebury), Orla Kiely Home, (October 2013, Octopus) and Looking at the Stars, (April 2017, Blink)

Charlotte also works as a curator. Her most recent exhibition, Rodmarton Reimagined, ran as part of Crafts Alive with the Gloucestershire Guild of Craftsmen in September 2017. Other exhibitions include The Craft of Wallpaper at the Geffrye Museum for London Craft Week 2016. She also puts together the bi-annual new design showcase Spotted at influential trade fairs Top Drawer Spring and Top Drawer Autumn.

As a highly respected design journalist she  is often asked to chair discussions and sit on selection panels. 

Charlotte is available for commission.

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