Astrid Blake has over 20 years experience in the design industry and is the founder of luxury lifestyle brand Alice & Astrid
VISONARY - INSPIRER - MENTOR - BRAND DEVELOPER - CREATIVE DIRECTOR - STYLIST - DESIGNER COLOUR ALCHEMIST - HEALER - TRANSFORMATION & MAGIC MAKER
‘I inspire and empower visionaries to unlock their innate creativity and wellness,
illuminating the path to turn their passion into a purpose’
Welcome, do you have a vision for your dream brand, business, work or life?
Are you overwhelmed by choices, need inspiration or just simply feel there is more?
Do want to unlock and TRANSFORM this feeling or idea into something unique and tangible, which brings a natural sense of wellbeing, elevates your life and those around you?
If the answer is Yes, you are in the right place
Never has it been so important than now, to be able to capture and connect to the HEART.
EMOTIVE imagery and SOUL CONNECTING colour are key ingredients. This is what I specialise in, understanding and creating visual worlds that bring YOUR STORY to life naturally, beautifully and powerfully.
But I don't stop there, I have personally learnt from my half century's life journey on this planet and self healing from trauma that the true magic comes from WITHIN.
Inner work is designed to clear blocks and gain access to UNLIMITED CREATIVE POTENTIAL, your creative genius, combine these elements and you have a big impact, life changing formula.
With my 20 years design experience and intuitive eye, let me guide you, to RECONNECT with your spark, unearth your seed-vision and misson, enabling
it to flourish and bloom and be seen by the world, beyond your imagination!
how i can help you?
mentorship & consultancy
Work 1:1 with Astrid.
This is the service for you if you want a personalised experience, tailored to your needs.
Astrid's approach combines a designers skill with inner work to overcome blocks, and elevate creativity and wellbeing.
A truly holistic and transformational experience.
ALICE & ASTRID
A luxury lifestyle brand,
sold in top stores globally, now available exclusively online.
Created from the heart, silk and cotton nightwear, relaxing eye pillows, alpaca bed socks and aromatherapy candles, designed to be uplifting, bring inner calm and feel beautiful, naturally.
Designed by Astrid Blake
Empowering you to enhance the power of your creativity. Raise the bar and add that extra touch of inspirational magic!
My passion is transformation, my experience weaves together, a unique and powerful combination of high intuition, a holistic approach, a natural aesthetic sense and a commercial mind. The fabric of how I work draws from over two decades of design experience, as a leader and visionary in trend forecasting for global companies and as founder and creator of a luxury brand sold in the world's most exclusive retail stores, interwoven with personal inner work.
Working with both brands and individual clients, I inspire them to nurture their creative dreams,
tapping into the heart,
transforming them into a tangible reality.
This is carried out through my work as a mentor, creative consultant,
courses and luxury lifestyle label Alice & Astrid.
''Astrid Christina Blake is an excellent consultant within the field of color, design and fashion. She has an eye for the new and an eye for color.''
Anja Bisgaard Gaede / Trend consultant SPOTT - Denmark
'You are so encouraging and patient, the perfect qualities for a teacher'.
'let your inner creativeness unleash, all under the gentle and genius guidance of Astrid who provides a wonderful setting and all the tools to do this.'
Kate, North Yorkshire
Join my private Facebook group for access to exclusive insights, inspiration and offers. This is a place where you can allow space for creativity and wellbeing to breath, a place for connecting and to 'Take time to Dream' which is where the magic happens! Contact me if you would like to join now, I can't wait to meet you.
Inspiration and Clarity
Created by Astrid from her experience as a designer, colour forecaster, business founder and her life journey, for you to explore, unfold and define your unique creative dream.
Astrid shares her design knowledge in a holistic way, you will learn skills and techniques that are both creative and organisational. Guiding you in unearthing your vision. From looking at your seed ideas, empowering you to gain clarity and let your vision, flourish and bloom.
With two decades of design experience, a trained textile designer, founder of a luxury lifestyle brand and consultant to trend companies in the field of colour, design and lifestyle.
Astrid offers a unique holistic and intuitive approach, she adds value by bringing insight, inspiration and creative thinking to elevate your project.
Alice & Astrid
A brand born of Astrid's passion for natural, timeless and quality nightwear, and home wear.
Astrid describes the brand- 'Everything starts with the body; feeling and sensuality enlighten our lives, they also embody the qualities found in fabrics at Alice & Astrid. As our homes provide a framework to our lives, offering security, love, respect and provenance, Alice & Astrid aims to design beautiful pieces to complement your lifestyle'.
Made in England.
“ I believe creativity has value. Sow the creative seeds, nurture and tend them, give them room to flourish and bloom! That’s why I created the #taketimetodream #creativeflourish tribe. I love to collaborate, make friends and share inspiration, my favourite place is Instagram.