It had been announced! The planet has been scoured for the latest developments in lifestyle trends. Assessments have been made as to how they are impacting the way in which we live. And now the team of industry experts assembled by Akzonobel have made their colour predictions for Dulux Trade and with it, selected the… Read More >
Oliver Ronald, Sales & Marketing Director at The Boss Design Group, explains why habitats are now key to successful workplace design. Good workplace design is no longer just about specifying furniture for the space available. Today, it’s all about creating settings or habitats – how people manage their work, and the enabling of technologies. By… Read More >
Whilst Gregg Dekker visited the UK to speak at Corenet Global we took the great opportunity to ask him more about workfloMAP© 1. Please tell me a little about yourself? I am VP Sales and Strategy Effectiveness, for the Teknion Corporation, managing its training and development programs and a leader on customer collaboration. I am an active facilitator who speaks, advises,… Read More >
Style Library Contract share four trends they see having the greatest influence in global hospitality design in 2017. 1. INDIVIDUALITYMore than ever before, hotel operators aim to create memorable destinations. Wanting good off-the-shelf designs and more. Interiors need to captivate, inspire and perform. Whether it’s a recolour of an existing design or developing something completely… Read More >
Jim Biddulph kicks off our Designer Q&A’s this year with a discussion on Materials and Trends. Jim is well positioned to discuss such a topic being the Project & Materials Manager at Material Lab which has been exploring the latest innovations in materials and a place for the A&D community to immerse themselves in all… Read More >
Congratulations to Brintons for being awarded Colour Hive Colour of the Month. Colour Hive selected Aged Bronze from Brintons’ Mazij Collection, a collection of designs which have been inspired by the unique blend of art, culture, landscape and geography of the Middle East. Inspired by the word Mazij, which is an Arabic word for melange; a… Read More >
Pantone revealed their top 10 colours for spring 2017 at last month’s New York Fashion Week, ahead of fashion weeks around the world.
Before we open the doors to BCFA Open on the 26th & 27th October we take a look at the trends which will be exhibited by our textile and carpet members. The contract interiors market demands innovation alongside exciting new trends. At BCFA Open our exhibitors will take the opportunity to launch new collections which demonstrate innovation… Read More >
Once again The BCFA have crossed the channel to attend Maison et Objet in Paris this September. This enormous exhibition covers all the bases, from objects for the home to high-end interior products.
During Clerkenwell Design Week we interviewed some of the top designers in workplace design to find out what the growing trends in the office are. As you would expect ‘wellbeing’ is the buzz word with lots of products now focusing more than ever on ergonomics. We also asked our interviewees what their dream office space… Read More >