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Versital and Pimlico

Following the success of his family owned restaurant, the A Wong Cantonese, located in Pimlico, chef Andrew Wong has opened a more relaxed venue of his own. He selected the Bloomberg Arcade London as the location, which has become the new cultural and culinary destination in the city. The Arcade is also the site of… Read More >

15 July 2019

Newmor’s Hotel Gotham, Manchester

Hotel Gotham’s design is inspired by the Art Deco heritage of the building, and set out over seven floors, including the Honey restaurant which will be open to the public on the sixth floor. Newmor provided the hotel with their wallcoverings. “We wanted to pay tribute to a major building designed by ‘one of the… Read More >

15 July 2019

Larson-Juhl, Pure and Simple

The new Simplicity range by BCFA member Larson-Juhl is an easy to use, everyday collection which can be relied upon for any framing need – family photographs, artwork, textiles, sporting and music memorabilia, an much more! [Larson-Juhl have a BCFA Product Finder Page] Inspiration for Simplicity came from the requirement for a low cost alternative… Read More >

12 July 2019

Distinction creates creativity, culture and arts

In Greater Manchester, situated just outside the throngs of Manchester City, stands Salford, an up-and-coming hub of creativity, culture and arts. Home to Media City, the heart of the North West’s entertainment and media industry, Salford is awash with culture, sport, shopping and heritage. Distinction Group worked in collaboration with the developer to produce the… Read More >

12 July 2019

New Designers with Tess Grant

New Designers is an event that provides a platform for emerging designers to showcase their talent as well as an opportunity to make new connections, collaborate and exchange ideas. It is held in two parts; Part 1 was 26-29th June and Part 2 was 3-6th July. Many great designers were discovered at New Designers, it’s… Read More >

11 July 2019

Ferco seats Diamond Valley College, Australia

Diamond Valley College is a public co-educational school in Diamond Creek, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia, formed in 1989 and currently educates 750 pupils aged 11 – 18. It draws students from a range of distinct and diverse communities. BCFA member Ferco provided seating for their auditorium. The College has established programs to foster… Read More >

11 July 2019

VADO’s Individuality

Celebrating innovation and original design, VADO are proud to announce the launch of Individual by VADO; a distinctive collection of taps, showers and accessories, available in six contemporary finishes, tailored to create a look that will stand the test of time. [VADO have a BCFA Product Finder Page] Complementing contemporary trends for coloured and textured… Read More >

11 July 2019

Fardis launches into spring with luxury

International decorative and residential wallcoverings brand Fardis, part of BCFA member Muraspec, launches into Spring 2019 with three glamourous new collections, Cantari, Geo and Deco. [Muraspec, parent of Fardis, have a BCFA Product Finder Page] The New Cantari Collection demonstrates a modern twist on classical damasks, as well as introducing high quality, hand drawn illustrations… Read More >

10 July 2019

Muraspec’s Anafi and Cirrus

BCFA member Muraspec have designed and created a new sound absorption collection, perfect for your next project. [Muraspec have a BCFA Product Finder Page] Anafi from MURASPEC is a decorative polyester backed, foam vinyl wallcovering providing acoustic sound absorption benefits for your walls. For interiors that are looking to minimise sound reverberation, Anafi is recommended… Read More >

10 July 2019

The Power of the People

In an earlier column on sustainability, I focused on process and waste, but sustainability is about so much more than material life-cycles. Successful sustainable businesses also need to perform financially, culturally and socially. It’s about taking the long-term view – and, in my view, the greatest asset to help you achieve that is your people…. Read More >

10 July 2019