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    Spotlight On: Patricia Urquiola

    Spotlight On: Patricia Urquiola

    Having founded her multi-disciplinary studio in 2001, Patricia Uriquiola operates in the fields of industrial design, architecture and art direction. With craftsmanship, sustainability and innovation at the core of each design. Discover the driving force behind the newly launched Almendra Collection for Flos.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Design Classics Reinvented

    Design Classics Reinvented

    From the Castiglioni brothers to Paolo Rizzatto, discover iconic lighting by the world’s most celebrated lighting designers.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Curve Appeal

    Curve Appeal

    Curved lines and sinuous silhouettes are among the foremost interior trends of 2022 so far - with new furniture, lighting and accessories designed to energise the flow of your living space. Explore our handpicked selection of shapely design by favourites including Ligne Roset, Sophie Home, Artemide and more.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Retro Illumination

    Retro Illumination

    Who doesn’t love a mushroom lamp? This year lighting is all about voluptuous forms, bold colours and ambient glows. Discover our pick of the best retro lighting designs, from favourites including Flos, Artemide, Stilnovo and Fritz Hansen.


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    Jennifer Ring

    Spotlight On: Arne Jacobsen

    Spotlight On: Arne Jacobsen

    Arne Jacobsen’s career spanned over half of the 20th Century, shaping the landscape of Danish design, with a vast portfolio of work encompassing architecture, interiors and industrial design. The Series 7 and Ant Chair remain some of the most celebrated designs around the world to this day.


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    Jennifer Ring

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    Inspo: Bathroom Décor

    Inspo: Bathroom Décor

    The bathroom can get forgotten about when it comes to home décor, but improving this space can positively impact your wellbeing. Whether you get excited by clean lines, popping colour, indoor plants or vintage design, here are some suggestions to help you create the perfect bathroom for your home.


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    Morgan Meredith

    Make a Bauhaus a Home

    Make a Bauhaus a Home

    This year marks a century since the iconic Bauhaus school opened its doors in the eastern city of Weimar. Founded in 1919 by German architect Walter Gropius, the school was dedica...


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    Morgan Meredith

    Inspo: Food for thought

    Inspo: Food for thought

      Easter, A Time For FamilyInspired by days around the dining table enjoying the seasonal food.As the mornings become lighter and we take joy in longer evenings, dress your table w...


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