102 Search Results for concrete

Material: Concrete with Jim Biddulph

Whilst there are various material ages of humankind, the Stone Age, Bronze Age and the Iron Age to name a few, there is one material that not only built an entire empire, but literally laid the foundations for all of those to come. That material is concrete; a composite discovered some 8500 years ago and… Read More >

1 June 2018

Passion for Concrete: Concrete Leaves

When the Design Insider team decided that concrete would be our material focus for May, we knew that the expert we needed to talk to was Sean Madner, concrete enthusiast and curator of Instagram profile Concrete Leaves. We asked Sean more about himself and his fascination with Sheffield’s brutalist architecture: 1. Can you tell us… Read More >

31 May 2018

2020 Fabricator Product Guide from CDUK

From holding all prices through to March 2021 to the introduction of carefully considered products, CDUK reconfirms its commitment to its customers – with details of all such initiatives outlined in the 2020 Fabricator Product Guide. The exclusive distributor of Corian® Solid Surface in the UK and Ireland, this family company with a proud 40-year… Read More >

19 June 2020

Working from home?

Like most people, I’m now working from home and can’t quite believe it’s the ninth week of doing so – it’s flown by! The first week was definitely the hardest, adjusting to the new ways of life. I was pretty restless being cooped up in the flat and not commuting in to the office. Thankfully… Read More >

22 May 2020

ONE: Zoran Matijevic

Continuing with our popular ONE series, we spoke with Zoran Matijevic, Head of Design for Crofts & Assinder.  Crofts & Assinder manufacture decorative hardware. Zoran Matijevic told us that he’s ‘been lucky enough to travel extensively which has really opened my eyes to many aspects of design, through visual facets of both the natural and… Read More >

29 April 2020

Book Review: Best Buildings-Britain

Design Insider are thrilled to launch a brand new series, matching industry leaders with newly published design focused books in order for each publication to be rigorously reviewed.    For the first in our series we invited Angus Eitel at fiftypointeight Architecture + Interiors to review Best Buildings – Britain, an illustrated paperback by Matthew… Read More >

3 April 2020

Edmund Bell’s Cuban Fiesta

Edmund Bell is a supplier of high-quality decorative blackout, dimout, sheer, woven, print and upholstery fabrics to the hospitality, cruise, healthcare, education and workplace markets. Edmund Bell offer one of the widest selections of high-end curtain lining solutions, workroom accessories & roman blind systems.  Typically, Cuban style is all about that zest for life and… Read More >

2 April 2020