Perfection V Ambition (finale) is the conclusion of my mini-series. Matt Welsh of naughtone gives me a glimpse behind the scenes and talks me through the big deal…
Perfection V Ambition (part two)
In Perfection Vs Ambition (part two) I chat two Simon Millington, multi award winning interior designer and co-founder of Space Invader Design…
Keeping your cool: Perfection v Ambition. (part one)
What is design utopia? A niche studio that stays true to its roots – or growth and financial success? Is it possible to have both? I speak to Roger Stephenson (Architect) O.B.E. and craft British furniture brand Another Country.
Two brothers returned to their childhood to make unique, soulful furniture out of other peoples’ rubbish. And it’s pretty amazing…
Carpe diem: Seas today
Our seas and oceans are being filled with our waste. But that’s ok right? As long as we can’t see it.
Other industries are moving apace, integrating technology and making equipment smart. So why is furniture still so stupid?
Alamak! Asian Design Invasion
European furniture fairs used to be dismissive of Asian furniture companies. The landscape however, is changing fast…
Salone 16: Sneaki Peeki
Already a thousand Milan previews have invaded your Twitter and Facebook timelines. A few have even found their way into your inbox. So I’ll be brief. Here’s some cool stuff that has caught my eye as we head […]
Zaha Hadid: Interior Motives
Zaha Hadid didn’t just design buildings, she designed furniture, fashion and objects. Following her untimely passing, I take a look at her unique style.
Designers do it themselves: Pt 2
In the second part of this series, I ask some candid questions to David Fox, Simon Pengelly and Jonathan Prestwich – 3 of the UK’s leading furniture designers. I also look to the future of furniture design and production with some predictions of major change…