Designer Q&A

In Conversation with…Tracy Kendall

Whilst the work of designer Tracy Kendall is defined by it’s output as ‘wallpaper’, her hand screen-printed and richly embellished surfaces are far from your standard ‘paper.’ Each and every design within her collection is hand crafted, whether involving multi-layered screen-print repeats or stitched adornments. Imagery varies from design to design; you may find photographic… Read More >

18 December 2017

Voice of Colour announce their Colour of the year

With 2018 scarily close, we are starting to look at what is going to be the biggest trends for next year, and what could be better than discussing colour! Colour influences all design, whether it is bright, bold or non-existent. Colour makes a statement. So, we sat down with colour experts Ben Wilde, Colour Marketing… Read More >

11 December 2017

Designer Q&A: Fiona Thompson, Principal for Richmond International

Richmond International have designed some of the most celebrated hotels around the world and this year they celebrate their 50th anniversary. As leading experts in the hospitality sector and to commemorate this anniversary we spoke with their Principal designer, Fiona Thompson.  Fiona has worked for Richmond International for 25 years and has been part of many award-winning… Read More >

29 November 2017

Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Q&A: Olga Polizzi

The BCFA Annual Luncheon was held at the beginning of November. As per tradition the BCFA and Panaz award a member of the contract design community the Lifetime Achievement honour.  The Panaz BCFA Lifetime Achievement award recognises those who have made a significant contribution to the contract furnishing industry and their companies. This years winner… Read More >

13 November 2017