Martina Landhed Design Director
Martina is passionate about interior design, especially bathrooms. She has a wealth of experience and knowledge within interior design, and whether that comes from her Swedish roots, or from ten years designing bathrooms and kitchens for both smaller, independent showrooms and larger, national organisations, her enthusiasm for design is infectious. Having previously managed the well known Ripples showroom in Oxford, Martina is proud to run InStil Design with her business partner, Lynne Delavere since 2012.
Martina was in March 2013, recognised for her outstanding design creativity and flair, when she won the prestigious kbbreview Awards for the Bathroom Designer of the Year 2013, projects costing up to £10,000 category. This prestigious reward recognise successful design and value for money in the bathroom industry.
In 2015 InStil Design was one of four finalist for the National Bathroom Retailer of the year award. The Retailer of the Year awards are for the best all round retailers looking at factors including business success, marketing, showroom, customer service and after-sales.
The kbbreview Retail & Design Awards is a prestigious annual event celebrating its 22nd year in 2016. It rewards retailers, designers and manufacturers in the kitchen and bathroom industry and is organised by kbbreview, the sector’s leading business magazine for over 30 years.
Karen Beecroft Senior Designer
Karen has been in the interiors business for 16 years. Having worked her way up from sales assistant through to high end management within Fired Earth, she then went on to develop her design career in several Kitchen and Bathroom Showrooms. In 2012 she met Martina whilst working for Ripples and joined InStil Design when they opened the showroom in 2013.
Karen prides herself on producing designs that are tailored to the individual. Focusing not only on the design but the practicality aspects of using the finished product. She is very creative and enjoys challenging projects.
Karen has had several of her bathroom designs featured in Real Homes and Beautiful Homes magazines. As well as having one of her designs voted and featuring in the best 20 Children’s Bathrooms over in a magazine in France.
Mark Evetts CAD Technician/Designer
Although formerly trained in Furniture design Mark enjoys a career of over 10 years in Interior design specifically in the hospitality industry of Bars, Cafes & Restaurants.
Experienced in creating full fit out drawing packages, surveying and presentation drawings in Auto CAD Mark brings his detailing ability for in-depth projects to InStil Design.