Georgina Carter Pickard, is a designer from Teddington, Surrey and has worked on a variety of restoration projects abroad and in the UK. She writes her renovation blog Rise of the Roost and is a regular marketing contributor to Preloved’s - Write for Us series.
In her spare time she enjoys restoring furniture and creating her own range of soft home furnishings under her online shop Norgstar Scandinavia. Her design inspiration comes from her mother’s native home of Norway which she visits often. Other hobbies include; photography, walking her adopted Spanish dog and re-arranging other people’s furniture. You can also find Georgina on Twitter tweeting from @norgstar