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Inside Out’s Berlin Office

Design Insider have had the opportunity to speak to Justin Harrison from Inside Out Contracts in regards to Berlin – one of the themes for this month. Justin Harrison is the Sales Manager and also Manager of the BCFA member’s Berlin Office. We are excited to find out the latest opportunities and trends that exist currently in Berlin, from someone who has witnessed first hand!… Read More >

23 October 2018

Film: Introducing Roman

British manufacturer of shower enclosures, bath screens, wetroom panels, solid surface fabrication and shower trays, Roman, introduce their new company video. This video is taken at Roman’s headquarters and Manufacturing Plant in the North East of England and takes a look at their design and manufacturing capabilities. Roman’s R&D Manager (name) talks design and leading in innovation whilst… Read More >

22 October 2018

Sekers release Abisko and Copernicus fabrics

BCFA member Sekers have recently launched two new beautiful collections – Abisko and Copernicus. Within Abisko lays Dalarna & Falun, whilst Copernicus has two woven velvets Deneb & Vega. Design Insider would love for you to read on and learn more about these intricate fabrics! ABISKO – a collection of two subtle, shimmering fabrics suitable… Read More >

22 October 2018

Newhey’s Strand Palace Hotel Unveiling

The iconic Strand Palace Hotel London has unveiled the first of its newly refurbished Superior and Deluxe guestrooms after many months of planning, with more rooms set to be re-opened in the coming months. BCFA member Newhey Carpets worked in partnership with Hertfordshire based international interior design company Trevillion Interiors, to create the perfect carpet… Read More >

19 October 2018

Jim Biddulph in conversation with Anne Kyyro Quinn

As wool is celebrated in all of its guises during the 9th Campaign for Wool events this month, it seems fitting to interview a designer who has been working with and championing the material for the past two decades. Having studied Textile Design at both BA and MA levels at the London Metropolitan University and… Read More >

18 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


2018 is a year of celebrations for BCFA member Gainsborough; it is the mill’s 115th anniversary, which they’ve marked with the launch of three ground-breaking collections. Gainsborough has designed, dyed and woven the finest interior fabrics in their dye house and weave shed in Sudbury, Suffolk, since 1903, only using natural yarns. That artisanal and… Read More >

18 October 2018

AB Concept wins awards with Mei Ume, Four Seasons Hotel

Ed Ng and Terence Ngan, long-time collaborators at the helm of the international design studio, AB Concept, work internationally within the luxury hospitality, commercial and residential sectors. With a style that is continually evolving, Ed and Terence’s disciplined combination of architectural precision with bespoke craftsmanship ensures all projects have an enduring quality and demonstrate fluency between… Read More >

17 October 2018