James Thurstan Waterworth founded Thurstan with a mission to create eclectic and original interiors true to the client brief and in keeping with their architecture and surroundings. Thurstan's work with private clients and the hospitality industry since launch has received award nominations, including selection by House & Garden as one of their Top 100 Designers over the past few years.
The former European Design Director at Soho House, James worked on houses in Istanbul, Miami, Barcelona and London giving a strong emphasis to comfort, practicality and the origins and history of a building. Creative Director Chelsea Nelson, a previous colleague at Soho House, brings a decade of experience in development in Europe and the Thurstan core team skills encompass Interior Design, Architecture and Product Design.
Design Development and Documentation
Creative Direction on Branding
Finishes, General Fixtures and Lighting Selection
Custom Joinery Design
Custom Furniture Design
Head of Hospitality
Head of FFE