Reviews

Yarwood Leather: Behind the Design of Sleep & Eat 2019

Yarwood Leather offers an extensive range of world-class leathers and faux leathers, designed especially for seating applications. Bright tones and distressed leather look finishes bring a new approach to leather, mixing traditionally homely leathers into the public space. More than a leather supplier, Yarwood Leather offers a bespoke colour service and an additional leather embroidery… Read More >

11 December 2019

Trend Report: Dutch Design Week

Now in it’s 21st year, Dutch Design Week returns to Eindhoven, the ‘city of light’ and home to the Philips headquarters. The biggest design event in Northern Europe, the show celebrates design innovation and has a clear focus on experimentation whilst giving exceptional attention to the work of young talent. Download our full Dutch Design Week… Read More >

4 November 2019

A WASTE OF ENERGY?

Design Academy Eindhoven and the Van Abbemuseum held a ground breaking design-research exhibition on waste for Dutch Design Week.   Here we find out more about this important exhibition and focus on A Waste of Energy? by designer Fred Erik. GEO—DESIGN: Junk. All That Is Solid Melts into Trash From satellite graveyards to dead stock via the… Read More >

25 October 2019

Trend Report: Berlin Design Week

For the second year running the city of Berlin becomes a platform for innovative design as it plays host to Berlin Design Week. BNDNWK invites designers, cultural institutions, galleries and studios from around the globe, with a particular emphasis on those from Germany, to encourage dialogue between the worlds of design, research, education and industry… Read More >

24 October 2019

Gallery: Clerkenwell Design Week

I have enjoyed visiting Clerkenwell Design Week every May for the last 10 years!  Their 10th year was as sunny as we have grown to expect and the Media10 team again commissioned a series of engaging installations which carefully drew the dispersed event together.  The showroom program was extensive this year and I greatly enjoyed the considerable… Read More >

27 May 2019

Trend Report: Stockholm Furniture Fair 2019

Stockholm Furniture Fair is an annual event which is complimented by a program of city based Stockholm Design Week Events. Following my first trip to this extremely well established design event I now invite you to read my trend report.  Unearth event highlights, the expertise of Guest of Honour Neri&Hu, see the dominant colour palette & material of choice… Read More >

14 February 2019