Q&A with Crofts & Assinder Head of Design

From the very beginning, Crofts and Assinder has specialised in the design and manufacture of extraordinary cabinet handles and luxury fittings. In their 140 year history, they have had the privilege of dressing furniture at London’s Ritz and Waldorf hotels, the White House in Washington, Parliament House in Buenos Aires and ships of the Cunard… Read More >

15 April 2021

Q&A Ollie Plastow, Director at Consensus

We recently took the opportunity to sit down with Ollie Plastow, Director at Consensus, to learn more about his business, projects and the importance of addressing employee wellbeing in the workplace.   Consensus Workspace is a commercial fit out company based in Altrincham, Greater Manchester, with a second office in London. The team offers over 25… Read More >

13 April 2021

Q&A: Chelsom ‘Edition 27’ collection: Part 2

Last week, Design Insider shared an exclusive interview with lighting specialists, Chelsom. If you missed the first part of the interview, click here. We were delighted to continue our conversation with Chairman, Robert Chelsom and Managing Director, Will Chelsom about their stunning Edit 27 Collection. We can’t wait to find out more! [Find Chelsom on… Read More >

16 March 2021

Women in Office Design – Marcela Pomphrey

This month’s Women in Office Design (WOD) column features Marcela Pomphrey, Founder and Marketing Director at 299 Lighting. Getting Started …. I came into the workspace industry late. Personally, I think this is a good thing because it gives me a great perspective from other industries. My background is fairly unconventional as well. I was… Read More >

15 March 2021

Q&A: Chelsom ‘Edition 27’ collection: Part 1

Chelsom designs and manufactures high-quality decorative lighting for the international hotel and marine industries. Design Insider is delighted to share the first part of an exclusive interview with Chairman, Robert Chelsom and Managing Director, Will Chelsom about their Edit 27 Collection.  [Find Chelsom on the BCFA Product Finder] Edit 27 Collection – Video Preview Click… Read More >

9 March 2021

Q&A Pledge Office Chairs: BCFA Member of the Month

Springtime has arrived, which means it’s time to celebrate and showcase our newest BCFA Member of the Month, Pledge Office Chairs! We began the first day of Spring by speaking to the Sales and Marketing Director, Stephen Russell at Pledge Office Chairs / Edge Design. Please can you introduce Pledge Chairs / Edge Design? Pledge… Read More >

1 March 2021


This month’s Women in Office Design (WOD) column features Natasha Bonugli, Global Principal Design, Unispace Global. Your background and career leading into the workplace sector I was born and raised in the Boston area to Italian and Portuguese parents. With a father that was a cement mason by trade and a brother who is now a… Read More >

8 February 2021

Q&A Egger – BCFA Member of the Month

Throughout 2021 we will be celebrating our BCFA member through our new Member of the Month series.  During February we will showcase Egger, we began by speaking with Elliott Fairlie, Head of Decor Management, UK & Ireland. Please could you introduce Egger? EGGER is a leading international wood-based materials manufacturer, founded in 1961 by Fritz… Read More >

1 February 2021