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Elaine Skinner established Camellia in 2003 and has grown the practice into a thriving interior design studio with projects all over Cornwall. Originally from Dorset by Sandbanks, Elaine worked in London and Jersey before moving to Cornwall in 1994. A Falmouth University graduate, she holds an MA in design and Camellia is one of the only British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) qualified and accredited practices based in Cornwall.
Elaine and her team specialise in creating beautiful, luxury and contemporary interiors for coastal homes. They are praised for taking the time to fully understand their clients, and creatively designing to meet the particular needs of properties located in coastal areas with a relaxed, laid-back style that comes from living by the sea.
To be the South West’s leading interior design practice built on passion and results. We believe in being completely honest with our clients to manage expectations from the outset.
We continuously strive to deliver unique, tailor-made, high quality interior design with transparent costs from the outset – allowing our clients to know exactly what they are spending.
We pride ourselves on thoroughly researching each project to completely recognise the plans, architecture and wishes of each client we work with. We guarantee tight procurement and continual communication from beginning to completion.