Material

Amtico Signature Collection with Décor Statement Floors

Amtico Flooring expands Signature Collection with Décor statement floors which is part of an expansion of it’s Luxury Vinyl Tiles (LVT) collection. The 19 products have been crafted following extensive research into traditional ceramic styles. The end result is bespoke, yet easy-to-maintain, a perfect look for commercial applications, including contemporary hospitality and leisure environments. [Find… Read More >

13 December 2019

Yarwood Leather’s Beautiful Embroidery Service

Yarwood’s history working with the restaurant Tattu dates back to 2015 – where the original Tattu in Manchester was transformed. Since then, Yarwood Leather has gone on to work on other Tattu restaurants such as Leeds, Birmingham and now Edinburgh. Yarwood Leather focuses predominantly on the beautiful embroidery which differs from restaurant to restaurant.  [Find… Read More >

12 December 2019

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

Geometric Designs for Skopos

Playful compositions of triangles, squares, circles and diamonds come together in elegant formations to create the new Skopos Oslo collection. Together with a horizontal organic stripe, the designs are a mix of neat graphic outlines and softer, natural forms, tuning into the ongoing trend for geometrics in interiors. Colours are a mix of muted cool… Read More >

5 December 2019

Vescom: Colourful & Ultradurable

Vescom’s colourful and ultra-durable new upholstery fabrics, Acton, Rolla and Dikson, all have a unique texture. Developed and produced in Vescom’s own weaving mill, these highly wear-resistant upholstery fabrics are perfect for intensive contract use. [Find Vescom on BCFA Product Finder]   Acton: a must-have for the office market Acton is a strong basic upholstery… Read More >

4 December 2019

Jim Biddulph & Laura Perryman in Conversation

A love for materials and keen interest in contemporary technologies has led Laura Perryman along an interesting and fairly unique path within the world of design. Having studied Printed Textiles at Loughborough University and then at the RCA, Laura was picked up by big name tech brands such as Nokia and later trend agencies like… Read More >

22 February 2019

Material Explorations for 2019

Having ushered in another new year with a collective desire for new dawns, fresh beginnings and positive change perhaps stronger than ever before, it’s worth taking note of developments that are occurring in the world of materials; they are after all the building blocks of our physical world. Altrock is material that looks back in… Read More >

29 January 2019

Leather Under Wraps

Once again, this month we are focusing on a material that has a long lineage and an everlasting presence in the canons of human history; leather. Whilst it may now be seen as relatively primitive and to some, even barbaric, the decision of the first Homo Sapiens to try and utilise the hide of animals,… Read More >

26 November 2018