First opening in 1889, this local Middlesbrough landmark has been witness to over 125 years of crime, drama and various sources of entertainment, stories that I am sure even the biggest film directors would envy.

Closing it’s doors in April 2015, the hall has undergone a huge £7.8 million refurbishment funded by Middlesbrough Council and the Heritage Lottery Fund. This week, we were lucky enough to be invited to take a sneak peek around the newly refurbished Middlesbrough Town Hall.

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So, this is exciting!!! The official introduction of ‘Curated by Brass & Rose’…another interior blog we hear you cry, well we don’t plan on it!

Curated by Brass & Rose is our little haven, a space where we will be sharing our beautiful projects and the inspiration behind the spaces we lovingly design here at Brass & Rose Interiors. That’s not the only thing though, we want this to be a platform to bring together a creative community, makers, doers, movers, and shakers welcome! 

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Q & A // Lauren Ridley, Creative Director of Brass & Rose Interiors

What is your background & why did you set up Brass & Rose Interiors?

Having my own Interior Design company was always my goal, so I knew it was always a case of when, rather than if. I studied BA (Hons) Interior Design at Teesside University, from there I gained my initial experience working for a number of local companies as a kitchen & bathroom designer with a little stint in New York for good measure.

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