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Shaw Supplies Southampton Salon Showroom

This project with Shaw Contract was a complete transformation for Salon Supplies head office in Southampton, UK, as the building was in need of modernisation. The commercial offices were moved from the first floor to the second floor, and the first floor became the salon furniture showroom space for trade clients. CBS Office Interiors also carried… Read More >

15 April 2019

Ege, Chromatism and CDW

Structured around 6 colour themes, Chromatism by Ege Carpets captures the power of colours by transferring contemporary hues to a selection of rugs in classic tufted, flat woven and shaggy constructions. Thus, shades of beige, grey, black, green and blue are the starting point for your next rug selection – not to forget the multi… Read More >

15 April 2019

Protocol works with Holiday Inn

Protocol are pleased to have worked alongside designers Mathews Mee on the refurbishment for the Holiday Inn Wembley. Holiday Inn is part of the IHG group who have revolutionised their hotel lobby concept to create a casual space that meets every traveller’s needs. Contrary to traditional hotel lobbies that served primarily as a location for… Read More >

12 April 2019

The Lowry Hotel: Goddard Littlefair

Amidst the increased competition and growing hospitality industry in Manchester, The Lowry Hotel is upping the ‘luxury stakes’ once again. Manchester’s premier five-star hotel, The Lowry Hotel, has revealed the first look at its newly renovated Presidential Suite, designed by Goddard Littlefair: the largest both currently available or planned in the city at 2,228 square feet…. Read More >

12 April 2019

Morgan: Art Installation by David Shillinglaw

This week, Morgan, contract furniture designer and manufacturer, welcomed artists, interior designers, visionaries and other creative minds to a special viewing of a new art installation by David Shillinglaw at their Clerkenwell showroom. Attended by more than one hundred guests, the evening’s high energy was fitting for the exuberant composition. Celebrating the spirit of collaboration… Read More >

11 April 2019

DesignLSM and Felix Restaurants

Hospitality design specialists DesignLSM have unrecognisably transformed a former brick and tile Essex pub into the premium-dining destination – Felix Warley. Following the success of the first Felix seafood restaurant in Billericay, Stephen Li and Cliff Fox appointed DesignLSM to undertake the Architecture, Interior Design and Branding for their new venture. Felix Warley offers an elevated all-day dining experience… Read More >

11 April 2019

Havwoods visit London’s Pimlico

Transformed in May 2018, this new eatery in London’s Pimlico is a stunning example of a historic building turned bustling restaurant / bar space, transformed by the new BCFA member Havwoods. The culinary vision of restaurateur and hotelier, Omar Shabaan, the latest London hotspot was designed to establish a ‘neighbourhood haunt’ that seamlessly integrated into… Read More >

11 April 2019

Sekers reveal KOROWAI and RIGA

Sekers have released two new curtain and upholstery collections, KOROWAI and RIGA. This follows on from their Abisko and Copernicus fabric releases. With a deep understanding of the durability and safety requirements of the contract market, Sekers provides stocked ranges of luxurious fabrics with a selection of textures, patterns and colours suitable for upholstery, curtains… Read More >

10 April 2019

VADO SmartTouch

VADO have announced the launch of the Sensori SmartTouch. Expertly designed for maximum performance, the Sensori SmartTouch introduces showering innovation for the contemporary bathroom. [View VADO on Product Finder] Designed to personalise your bathroom experience, the SmartTouch saves your temperature, flow and operating time so you can recreate the perfect shower; luxurious showering made simple…. Read More >

9 April 2019

Invitation: Copy Writing Workshop with Andrew Lloyd Gorden

The British Contract Furnishings Association (BCFA) are hosting an industry focused copy writing workshop which will be lead by Marketing Strategy Consultant Andrew Lloyd Gordon. The BCFA would like to extend the opportunity to attend this informative workshop to our Design Insider readers and subscribers.  You can find a workshop summary below and the full workshop… Read More >

8 April 2019