Exhibitor Q&A: Josh Ralton, Office Manager at Agua Fabrics

As contract market leaders in the production of performance upholstery fabrics, you would be mad to miss out on an opportunity to meet with Agua Fabrics

You will be able to find them at stand 30 where they will be showing some of their newest designs.  Office Manager, Josh Ralton was kind enough to answer a few industry related questions for us in the run up to the Manchester Open…Carmina web

What are you most looking forward to showcasing at the Manchester Open?

Agua’s brand new Oregon and Alberta collections – Coordinating soft fabric and faux leather with a distressed, antique appearance.

What is exciting you about design in the north at the moment?

The creative ideas and design concepts being used, creating very sophisticated environments.

What are your predictions for the future of design within hospitality environments?  

A trend towards modern yet sophisticated design with very tactile use of soft furnishings.Libra Teal on Banquette by Relic web

What do you love most about your industry?

The challenge of always having to be innovative and keeping ahead of the trend, allowing designers to always a have new thoughts and concepts.Oregon Grey - Parody Weave Charcoal by JA Upholstery

Register now for the Manchester Open to meet them in person!



About Alys Bryan

Alys is a knowledgeable design editor who is focused on instigating conversations, both online and in-person, with industry experts which challenge, educate and advance the commercial interior sector. Her training and 15 years of professional experience as a furniture designer for the commercial sector makes her uniquely placed to lead Design Insider as Editor
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