About Definitive1


From our in-house studio and workshops, Definitive1, offers a broad portfolio of design services, coupled with extensive practical experience – a unique combination within the interior design industry. Our award winning design team and time served craftsmen deliver bespoke design schemes, tailored to our clients individual needs.

From this wealth of creativity and experience Definitive1, ensures that every detail, from initial concept to final implementation, is expertly considered and delivered.

Helen Brown

Helen studied Sculpture at Liverpool’s prestigious John Moores University in the 1980s’ and has long since been an avid enthusiast and collector of 20th Century design. Helen’s’ strong creative eye along with her infectious enthusiasm for design, has been developing awarding winning product and interior design schemes for over 20 years. Originally from the Midlands, Helen’s warmth, insight, hospitality and good humour all play important roles in her approach to the design process. As Creative and Project Director at Definitive1, Helen’s role is to ensure absolute client satisfaction, from the initial design brief through to final delivery.

Gareth Roberts

Gareth studied Fine Art at Liverpool’s prestigious John Moores University in the 1980s’ where he met partner Helen Brown, and the Definitive1, Design partnership was formed. Post University, Gareth fine tuned his educated design eye amongst the antique markets and houses across Europe, finding gems for both collectors and clients alike. These early years of restoring and reworking beautifully crafted pieces helped to inspire and inform Gareth’s design direction, and remain a key part of his creative influence today. Gareth has great enthusiasm for all aspects of late 20th Century design, from house hold pieces to classic cars. Gareth is Definitive1, Creative & Operations Director, and works closely with each member of the design and operations team to ensure the fantastic delivery of each scheme.