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Q&A with Hypnos: BCFA Member of the Month

May has arrived; flowers are blossoming, birds are chirping but most importantly, lockdown restrictions are easing, allowing businesses to open up and welcome back their customers and clients. This picturesque month of new beginnings is the perfect time to introduce our readers to the next BCFA Member of the Month, Hypnos. Coming off the back… Read More >

1 May 2021

Women in Office Design – Kate Vine

This month’s Women in Office Design column features Kate Vine, Principal at Perkins+Will London Studio. Early Years …. US born, Kate holds a Fine Art Degree from Skidmore College and a Masters Degree in Interior Design from The New School, Parsons Design, New York City. Kate’s Current Role …. Kate is a Principal in the… Read More >

28 April 2021

Taking to the world: Why Export is the Cornerstone of Bisley

Newport based office furniture manufacturer Bisley has been exporting across the globe since 1978 and today international sales account for around 55% of total turnover. The company sells to businesses in 28 countries and such has been the success of their international strategy that they now have their own sales and operations centres in seven… Read More >

28 April 2021

Career Profile: Arjav Shah

In the next of Career Profile series we speak with Interior Designer Arjav Shah, Senior Interior Designer at Perkins & Will with a hope that you will find aspects of his career journey an inspiration for your own creative career.  What is your educational background? Design has no boundaries and is generated out of ideas… Read More >

26 April 2021

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