News and Updates

De Ferranti to bring beauty of rock crystal to Decorex

18/07/2012 Interviews
One of this year's must-see stands will be from tile specialist De Ferranti . The company will be displaying a four tonne, two metre long piece of rock crystal, which has been specially sourced for...

New lighting collection from Spina

16/07/2012 Interviews
Known for its collection of luxury lifestyle accessories, Spina has added a new design to its comprehensive lighting range. The Opalescent Collection is made with semi-precious onyx, to create...

Celebrating design heritage at Decorex

13/07/2012 Blog
I am delighted to have been invited to write a blog article for Decorex 2012, focusing on this year’s theme of Design Heritage. This is something that, as an interior designer, I have a passion for,...

Lee Broom to curate a room for the Olympics

13/07/2012 Interviews
During the Olympic and Paralympic games, product and interior designer Lee Broom will curate one of the key rooms in Lancaster House , to be used by the British Business Embassy. He is one of a...

Barneby Gates to introduce two new wallpapers

09/07/2012 Interviews
Wiltshire-based wallpaper designer Barneby Gates is launching two new wallpapers at this year's show. Designed in-house by owners Vanessa Barneby, former Vogue Living Editor, and artist / illustrator...

The importance of being at Decorex, for members of the press and beyond

06/07/2012 Blog
Here are some of my pictures of last year’s show. You’d be forgiven for thinking that it doesn’t look like your imagined idea of Decorex. It certainly doesn’t look like mine, or rather, how mine used...

Menzel Galerie Nordafrika, Vienna

06/07/2012 Interviews
Regina Heinz, ceramic artist, is inspired by a unique textile gallery in Vienna... 'When I am in Vienna I like to visit Renate Anna Menzel and her beautiful textile gallery, Menzel Galerie Nordafrika...

New console table from Villiers Brothers

02/07/2012 Interviews
Statement furniture designer-maker Villiers Brothers has added to its extensive console table range with its latest design, the Vertigo. With a base made entirely from steel, finished in pewter and...

Robinson Pelham, London

29/06/2012 Interviews
Victoria Cramsie, director of PaperBoy Interiors, shares her love of boutique London jewellers Robinson Pelham... ‘My favourite jeweller is Robinson Pelham. I am a bit of a magpie and I do love a...

Reinventing Heirlooms: Blackman Cruz

29/06/2012 Blog
Blackman Cruz isn’t just one of Los Angeles’ most compelling furniture and art showrooms – it is also one of the city’s foremost design houses, best known for infusing age-old craftsmanship...

New bedlinen from Clarissa Hulse

27/06/2012 Interviews
Clarissa Hulse has launched two new bedlinen collections, both in her signature bold colouful style. The first design, Kew, features a striking leaf-print pattern and was inspired by Kew Royal...

Heathfield & Co celebrates the beauty of metallics

25/06/2012 Interviews
Metallics are a simple way to add a touch of luxury to a room, and combining them with carefully chosen lighting can transform a room's atmosphere. We're great fans of Heathfield & Co 's...

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