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    Fritz Hansen: 150 Years Of Visionary Design

    Fritz Hansen: 150 Years Of Visionary Design

    The story of Fritz Hansen began in 1872, when a young cabinet maker set up shop with his son in Copenhagen. The designer quickly became known for his innovative approach and experimentation with revolutionary woodturning techniques. The Fritz Hansen name became increasingly popular over the subsequent decades, both within Denmark and abroad, as the rise of Danish modernism radiated throughout post-war America.


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    Jennifer Ring

    A Greener Home | The Sustainable Edit

    A Greener Home | The Sustainable Edit

    With Earth Day 2022 on the horizon, we highlight the work of the most innovative design brands leading the way to a more sustainable future. From eco-friendly production methods to recycled materials and revolutionary design thinking about circularity - discover our guide to a greener home.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Art House | Interiors Get Creative

    Art House | Interiors Get Creative

    Joyful colours and bold prints lead the way in 2022, as interiors get creative. Our latest accessories & lighting edit, takes its cue from the spirit of optimism with expressive motifs and sculptural silhouettes.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Spotlight On: Michael Anastassiades

    Spotlight On: Michael Anastassiades

    “Normally designers are there to define the way objects should appear, in the case of Arrangements I wanted to shift the focus and offer creativity to the user.”  -  Having founded his studio in 1994, Michael Anastassiades creates contemporary installations that cross the boundaries between sculpture and lighting. His work is featured in permanent collections at the Museum Of Modern Art in New York and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Norm Architects | Soft Minimalism

    Norm Architects | Soft Minimalism

    Multi-Award Winning Design & Architecture studio, Norm Architects, have developed product collections for some of the most established furniture and lighting brands, including L.Ercolani and Menu. The Copenhagen-based studio combine an unmistakably Scandinavian style, with soft minimalism and natural materials.


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    Jennifer Ring

    IWD 2022 | Women In Design

    IWD 2022 | Women In Design

    In celebration of International Women’s Day 2022, we highlight the work of six inspirational designers, including new additions to Aria, making an impact through design innovation.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Glamora | Bespoke Wallcoverings

    Glamora | Bespoke Wallcoverings

    Explore the world of bespoke, contemporary wallcoverings by Glamora at our Barnsbury Hall showroom. Contact our team of experts to discover the full range of possibilities and create custom designs - adapted specifically to your interior space or contract project. Glamora combine innovative technology with luxury finishes, to produce distinctive designs for hotels, restaurants, spas and domestic interiors.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Modern Tones | L.Ercolani

    Modern Tones | L.Ercolani

    Introducing L.Ercolani, the latest trajectory in Ercol’s 101 year history. Rooted in a century of design innovation and British craftsmanship, the collection combines iconic designs with brand new collaborations from international designers, including Norm Architects and Tomoko Azumi.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Ettore Sottsass | Master of Memphis

    Ettore Sottsass | Master of Memphis

    One of the most influential figures in the history of design, Ettore Sottsass' vast portfolio of work, spanned over half a century, leaving behind a legacy that continues to inspire future generations. Explore our curated edit of playful kitchenware and statement furniture by the master of Memphis. 


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    Jennifer Ring

    Spotlight On: Barber Osgerby

    Spotlight On: Barber Osgerby

    Back in 1992 Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby sparked off a friendship during their studies together at the Royal College of Art and shortly after graduation they opened their first studio in Notting Hill. Their approach to design is characterised by experimentation and innovation.


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    Jennifer Ring

    The Modern Artisan

    The Modern Artisan

    Explore our curated edit of handcrafted furniture, from British heritage brands to independent designers. A celebration of craftsmanship - rooted in natural materials and local production. Explore handcrafted solid wood furniture, made locally by skilled artisans.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Spotlight On: Jasper Morrison

    Spotlight On: Jasper Morrison

    Jasper Morrison has established himself as a tour de force, designing contemporary furniture, lighting and home accessories to enhance the beauty of the everyday. We take time out to discover his inspiration, process and what design means to him.


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    Jennifer Ring

    The Future Of The Office

    The Future Of The Office

    As hybrid ways of working become the norm, we take a look at some of the key factors to consider when designing an inspirational workspace to optimise productivity - both at home and in the office.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Deezen Architecture Talks | One.Six.Eight

    Deezen Architecture Talks | One.Six.Eight

    Join us with Dezeen Architecture Talks as Groupwork founder Amin Taha presents the development of 168 Upper Street. Sign up to the webinar to discover the history behind the landmark building which houses our One.Six.Eight showroom.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Achille & Pier Giacomo Castiglioni

    Achille & Pier Giacomo Castiglioni

    Active during the peak of the Italian design Renaissance of the 1950s, Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni established themselves as pioneers of industrial design, combining modern aesthetics with technical innovation. They developed some of the most iconic furniture, lighting and home accessories of the 20th Century, with a legacy that continues to influence the design industry today.


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    Jennifer Ring

    From Memphis to Mondrian

    From Memphis to Mondrian

    Positivity leads the way this year as interiors get creative. Our art house edit takes its cue from the spirit of optimism, embracing joyful design with expressive colour and playful forms.


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    Jennifer Ring

    The New Naturals

    The New Naturals

    As the world around us becomes increasingly digitised, our desire to get back to nature becomes more apparent than ever. Natural materials within our home can evoke a sense of calm, through tactile, sustainable design . Discover our “New Naturals” edit of furniture and accessories, from rattan lounge chairs, to solid ash furniture and handmade glassware.


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    Jennifer Ring

    IWD 2021 | Women In Design

    IWD 2021 | Women In Design

    In celebration of International Women’s Day 2021, we highlight the work of six inspirational designers making an impact in the fields of furniture, lighting, architecture and interiors, through design innovation. Discover the stories of Cecilie Manz,  Anne Qvist, Kateryna Sokolova, Marie Christine Dorner, British furniture makers &New and design legend Aino Aalto.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Alvar Aalto’s Iconic Vase Collection Reinvented

    Alvar Aalto’s Iconic Vase Collection Reinvented

    An iconic design from one of the world’s most respected designers, Iittala have launched Alvar Aalto’s vase collection in a brand new colour for 2020 - "Linen". 

    Adopting a rounder and softer visual language, the vase's organic form was inspired by the undulating waves of the Baltic Sea that surround the designer's native Finland.


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    Jennifer Ring

    The Age Of Nostalgia | Mid-Century Design Classics

    The Age Of Nostalgia | Mid-Century Design Classics

    2020 has led us all to reflect on the interior design of our homes, as they’ve become multi-use spaces, for both work and play. New interiors at Aria encapsulate a sense of nostalgia with mid-century design classics, crafted from naturals materials. From the clean lines of the Bauhaus to the glamour of the 70s.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Sandqvist - Sustainable Style With Scandinavian Roots

    Sandqvist - Sustainable Style With Scandinavian Roots

    Founded in 2004, Sandqvist started life as an experimental design project between three childhood friends. Identifying a lack of well-made, functional bags and backpacks, they set out to disrupt the status quo. With their Scandinavian roots at the heart of everything they do, Sandqvist place sustainability and care for the environment at the forefront of their methodology.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Aria meets: &New

    Aria meets: &New

    We caught up with award-winning furniture company &New to find out more about their design process and the story behind the brand, founded by British-Finnish design duo  Jo Wilton and Mirka Gröhn. Their designs are characterised by clean lines, contemporary shapes and vivid colours, crafted with honest and sustainable materials.  Exclusively manufactured in Britain, their distinctly modern aesthetic combines playfulness and simplicity. 


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    Jennifer Ring

    Ligne Roset | Made In France

    Ligne Roset | Made In France

    Synonymous with modern luxury and exquisite craftsmanship, Ligne Roset have been driving design innovation for over 150 years. We took time out to meet the award-winning designers behind their new collection, including Sebastian Herkner, Martin Hirth, Busetti Garuti Redaelli and more.


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    Jennifer Ring

    The Great Outdoors

    The Great Outdoors

    Being outdoors has been shown to significantly ameliorate life satisfaction, vitality, meaningfulness, happiness, mindfulness, and lower cognitive anxiety. With this in mind, we have compiled a list of easy ways to find more time to connect with nature.


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    Morgan Meredith

    The Finer Details

    The Finer Details

    The right jewellery adds the finishing touches and flourish to your look. At Aria we understand that jewellery comes in all shapes and sizes, just like us. Browse our collection of accessories curated to match every personality, from those who like to make a statement, keep it subtle or invest in timeless classics.


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    Morgan Meredith

    10 Years of Oiva Tableware

    10 Years of Oiva Tableware

    Marimekko welcomes 2019 by celebrating the 10th anniversary of its iconic Oiva tableware. In 2009, designer Sami Ruotsalainen was briefed to create a tableware range that would last for years to come. We join Marimekko in raising a toast ten years later to mark this success.


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    Morgan Meredith

    Editors choice: Does coloured glassware have healing properties?

    Editors choice: Does coloured glassware have healing properties?

      The power of colour Colour can have a profound affect on the way we feel and impact our everyday lives without us realising. The human brain interprets colour by processing the f...


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    Editors choice: Podcast or playlist, which one are you?

    Editors choice: Podcast or playlist, which one are you?

      A is for Audio Our way of receiving information is ever evolving. If you listen to the millennials they’ll be well informed about the latest tunes to download on iTunes, but for ...


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    Editor's choice: Valentines edit

    Editor's choice: Valentines edit

    L I F E       Fill the room with flowers with this simple, yet striking cranberry mouth-blown vase.Ruutu Cranberry Glass Vase - £165.00     An iconic tribute to love, this wal...


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    Editor's choice: Gifts for minimalists

    Editor's choice: Gifts for minimalists

      Gifts for minimalistsAn ethos underpinned by simplicity, this edit has a clean colour palette of black, white, grey and neutrals, alongside textures of marble, steel and concrete...


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    Editor's choice: 17Patterns

    Editor's choice: 17Patterns

      Abstract, atmospheric + mysticalThe luxury collection of wallpaper, prints, and soft furnishings will transform any interior space into a luxurious haven and there is no wonder w...


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    Editor's choice: House of fun

    Editor's choice: House of fun

      Welcome to the house of fun Fresh, playful and vibrant – welcome to the house of fun, where colour and abstract shapes are combined with quality design to create a fun artistic i...


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    Editor's choice: Which watch are you?

    Editor's choice: Which watch are you?

    It's time to pick yoursWe have hunted and gathered some of the finest watch designs from around the globe. Discover which watch is right for you from our collection at Aria ...


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    Editor's choice: Designs of the year

    Editor's choice: Designs of the year

    Designs of the yearIn celebration of an incredible year for design, we look back at our favourite designs of 2017. Sustainable Design | Voronoi II LED...


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