Reviews

Dutch Design Week Trend Report

Dutch Design Week Eindhoven is the largest design event in Northern Europe and presents work and concepts from more than 2,600 designers to more than 335,000 visitors from home and abroad.  We couldn’t resist asking Jim Biddulph to fly off and cast his expert eye over the work exhibited.  Jim has curated our Dutch Design… Read More >

29 November 2018

Gallery: Sleep + Eat Event

‘Sleep + Eat is a conceptual playground for the hoteliers, restaurateurs and designers behind Europe’s leading hospitality projects.  Over two days, the show brings together hospitality leaders with Europe’s foremost designers, consultants, architects and emerging talent creating across hotels, restaurants and bars. The expertly curated exhibition sees leading brands showcase their products and concepts. A seminar… Read More >

27 November 2018

Milliken’s Stress Awareness Group

To mark the 20th anniversary of National stress awareness day on Wednesday 7th November Milliken hosted a practical session for designers and architects. In the fourth of their series of wellbeing events leading flooring manufacturer and BCFA member Milliken invited Neil Shah, founder and Director or the Stress Management Society and best-selling author, to run an… Read More >

15 November 2018

Gallery: Orgatec 2018

The ORGATEC in Cologne is the world’s leading trade fair for Office and Facility.  In 2018 the fair aimed to ‘generate momentum while paving the way for pioneering advances, demonstrating its role as a successful presentation platform and meeting place for all decision-makers in the office and facility market.’ This was the first time that I had the opportunity to attend Orgatec and so it… Read More >

29 October 2018

Trend Report: London Design Festival

Last month London Design Festival returned for the 16th year, celebrating 10 years at the V&A as the official Festival hub. London was transformed with an inspiring program of Landmark Projects, installations and events throughout the city. This vast celebration of design allows visitors and Londoners an opportunity to experience, discover, and be inspired by world class design.  It is… Read More >

25 October 2018

Gallery: LDF18

London Design Festival has an ambitious goal; to promote London as the design capital of the world!   As the pinnacle of the UK’s design calendar it was imperative that our team spent time visiting LDF18 and after much consideration we decided to prioritise the four largest events; 100% Design, Design Junction, London Design Fair and the… Read More >

27 September 2018

Review: Drawing the outside in at Decorex

Last week the BCFA and Design Insider team visited Decorex – an exhibition for designers wanting to explore the latest trends and contemporary styles in their industries. Decorex was hosted once again at Syon Park, from the 16th to the 19th September. As the centrepiece of London Design Festival, Decorex showcase the finest furniture, lighting,… Read More >

24 September 2018

Inside Out Contracts Milan collection launch

Contract furnishing specialists and BCFA member Inside Out Contracts have recently launched a new furniture collection containing over 25 spectacular designs, which can be viewed in their South London showroom. The new furniture collection sees handpicked original and innovative furniture designs as seen at this year’s Salone del Mobile Milano.  Their successful launch party occurred at the… Read More >

23 August 2018