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"You can design and create and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality" Walt Disney

Your projects means as much to us as it does to you. These are the people you'll be working with. The team at Heirlooms Linens brings together an incredible range of skills, talents and experience. What we share is a love of fine materials, a real enthusiasm for the work we do, and a genuine pride in being the best in the business.

  • Ruth Douglas


    Ruth Douglas /General Manager

    With a degree in business studies specialising in marketing and international trade, Ruth previously worked in Asia helping companies develop their export markets. She returned to the UK to work in the greetings card and gift industry, developing gift concepts and international distribution strategy. With a passion for creative design, business development and excellence, Ruth was delighted to join Heirlooms in February 2010.

    Likes: Quality, good service, spending time with friends and family, and has aspirations to learn to sail.

  • Eva Luc


    Eva Luc /Project Manager

    Eva joined the company in 2008. Her background is in textile technology and design, which she draws on extensively when discussing clients’ projects. Eva enjoys looking after clients’ projects as if they were her own and offers her expertise to create beautiful but practical linens. 'I love the challenges clients often provide and the buzz of a busy and stimulating creative environment'.

    Likes: walks on the beach, fresh cut grass, her daughter Emily and her husband's cooking.


  • Davina Boswell


    Davina Boswell /Project Manager

    Having worked in the travel and tourism industry for six years, Davina went on to complete an Interior Design Course, before joining Heirlooms in 2004. Her role brings together her particular interests in colour, fabrics and interior decoration. 'I love being able to help clients achieve that special finishing touch to their interior scheme, be it for a yacht or house project'.

    Likes: spending time with her family, baking, walking and shopping.

  • Niki Holcombe


    Niki Holcombe /Production Supervisor

    After working in retail in various outlets selling everything from designer shoes to toys, Niki began her career at Heirlooms as a cutter/machinist in 2002. Over the years she has worked in a number of departments, and is now responsible for supervising the production team. 

    Likes: family time, baking, motorsport, landscape photography and snakes

  • Marie Cockburn


    Marie Cockburn /Accounts Administrator

    A qualified Chartered Accountant, Marie joined the team part-time in 2014. She now combines her work at Heirlooms with managing accounts for her family-run catering business, and bringing up her two-year-old daughter.

    Loves: the outdoors, cycling and generally life itself

  • Nicola Mortlock


    Nicola Mortlock /Creative Designer

    Nicola joined the team in 2016, with a diploma in Interior Design and a background in the retail industry designing kitchens and bathrooms she is looking to combine her design experience and studies into a successful creative career within the company.

    Likes: Competing her horse Legend, Illustrating and Architecture.

  • Katie Horn


    Katie Horn /Sales Administrator

    Katie has a background studying Art & Textiles and has retail & customer service experience. She joined our team as the Sales Administrator in September 2018.

    "I love learning new things and getting to use my creative side. Working alongside everyone at Heirlooms has been amazing so far and I’m excited to see where my journey in the company takes me."

    Likes; Cooking, art and shopping!

  • Sophie Cornish


    Sophie Cornish /Fabric Planner & Production Assistant

    Sophie has recently just joined our team after moving to Sussex from the West Country, where she studied Textile design. Passionate about interior design and a love of handmade bespoke products gave her the admiration to be a part of the Heirloom’s team. 

    Likes: Visiting her family back in Cornwall, designing prints for fabric, sewing, cooking and exploring new places.

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