Sketch Series

Heathfield’s Ceramic Inspired Collections

Design Insider explores with Heathfield, a BCFA member, their creative ceramic ranges that have inspiration from nature. Founded in 1977, Heathfield prides themselves on being standout designers and manufactures of finest decorative lighting.  The Canyon table lamp is inspired by vast landscapes, naturally shaped and contoured over time by the elements. The vivid red and burnt… Read More >

11 June 2019

Sketch Series: Erin Johnson for Morgan

Morgan Studio’s collection Porto was launched at Sleep + Eat 2018.  We took the opportunity to sit down with Morgan’s Design Manager Erin Johnson to ask her more about this thoroughly considered and versatile collection.  We asked Erin to sketch the new design whilst she answered our questions. Can you start by introducing yourself and… Read More >

25 February 2019

Sketch Series: Rosanna Campbell

This month’s Sketch Series on Design Insider celebrates the work of Newmor’s recent product launch: the Seminato. We spoke with Rosanna Campbell, Head of Product and Creative Development, who discusses the company and design process. Please tell us about your company? “We specialise is commercial quality, wide width fabric backed vinyl wallcoverings. We have a vast range… Read More >

24 January 2019

Sketch Series: Peter Gomez

At Sleep + Eat in November we had the exclusive opportunity to see a preview of Zoffany’s latest collection, Zoffany Icons.  We spoke with Peter Gomez, Head of Design for the Zoffany studio, about the design and development process behind the collection.  Zoffany Icons was launched alongside all Style Library Brand SS19 collections at Heimtextil last week. In this… Read More >

15 January 2019

Sketch Series: Terence Woodgate

During the London Design Festival we took the opportunity to meet with designers to discuss their most recent work.  When I noticed that Terence Woodgate was on his stand at Design Junction I couldn’t walk past without inviting this hugely established industrial designer to be part of our Sketch Series. Lighting brand Terence Woodgate was founded… Read More >

13 November 2018

Sketch Series: Ella Richards for Linwood

During the London Design Festival we took the opportunity to meet with designers to discuss their most recent work.  At the heart of the London Design Fair was Linwood’s stand, abundant in colour and pattern, on which we took the opportunity to sit down with Linwood Designer Ella Richards to discuss their new fabric collections. … Read More >

24 October 2018

Sketch Series: Nick Lewis for Roger Lewis

During the London Design Festival we took the opportunity to meet with designers to discuss their most recent work.  At the center of 100% Design we sat down with Nick Lewis, Design Director at Roger Lewis and the designer behind their most recent product launch, the Onyar Sofa.  Nick sketched his design whilst we talked.  Could you introduce… Read More >

18 October 2018

Sketch Series: Pure Morris

As custodians of William Morris’ original company, Morris & Co. uphold the aesthetic and ethos of their founder in everything that they do. For today’s collections they take inspiration from the archive and also from all aspects of Morris’ work to create new designs that sit alongside the classics, making them relevant for today whilst… Read More >

5 September 2018

SKETCH SERIES: Suki, by Janus et Cie

For this month’s sketch series, we thought we would have a conversation with Janice Feldman, CEO of Janus et Cie. BCFA member Janus et Cie has inspired, influenced and delivered for decades accessories, textiles and furniture for both indoors and outdoors – outdoors being one of the themes of this month. We asked Janice Feldman specifically about her Suki… Read More >

24 August 2018