I am so excited to share this with you.. On the 10th May I drove up to London during rush hour with my BFF Emma to an exclusive preview event at the Warner Bros Studio Tour. 5 hour round trip, it just shows how much we love Harry Potter! So any ways.. I want to tell you about why we went up there, from Friday the 27th of May until Monday the 6th of June you can visit the London Studio Tour and step inside Number Four, Privet Drive. In a special celebration of the Studio Tour’s 15th anniversary celebrations of the film, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. So so so exciting! The house where it all started!
You will actually walk through the front door, and take a look into the Dursley’s sitting room where you will see an installation of all the Hogwarts letters flying in the air from the fireplace. 10,000 letters were created and used in the first Harry Potter film, designed by MinaLima, the graphic designers for all 8 of the films.
Quite interesting is the length the designers went to making the Dursley’s house so “ugly”. Including the style of furniture, the curtains, tiles and wallpaper. I won’t admit that I shared their same wallpaper in the sitting room of my last house, my tastes have changed a lot since then.Continue Reading