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HIX 2022 Talks Programme

Design Insider is proud to support the HIX Talks Programme. Faced with a crisis, hotels have adapted, innovated and evolved. In the wake of great disruption, our HIX Talks programme will explore the new concepts and movements set to define tomorrow’s hotel experience. Join us to discover the future of hotel design, and leave with… Read More >

9 November 2022

Review: Orgatec 2022

After a four year break due to the pandemic, Orgatec – the bi-annual workplace trade show, returned to an unseasonably warm Cologne between 25 and 29 October. We asked Design Insider Ambassador Barry Jenkins, Director at BroomeJenkins, to review this year’s event. Although an international show, Orgatec always had a strong German bias given the… Read More >

9 November 2022

Novella – the story begins: SpaceInvader

Designers SpaceInvader have completed the 540 sq m ground floor amenity space for Novella, a new-build residential development on Stanley Street in Salford, facing directly onto the River Irwell and located within the vibrant new riverside district of New Bailey. The scheme has been created by client The English Cities Fund (ECF) – a strategic… Read More >

8 November 2022

Women in Lighting: The Extraordinary Light

Details have the task of expressing that which the basic design requires in that particular point of the object: union or disjunction, tension or lightness, friction, solidity, fragility (…). Details, when they are successful, are no mere decoration. They do not distract or entertain, but induce the observer to understand the whole, to whose essence… Read More >

8 November 2022

Gaucho to Make Liverpool Debut within a stunning Grade II Listed former banking hall

Famed restaurant group, Gaucho, are heading to the North West with its latest opening, located on Liverpool’s Water Street.    Housed within a Grade II listed property the new restaurant will see a compelling interior design scheme implemented by award-winning agency, DesignLSM.   Split over two floors, the restaurant will draw inspiration from the passion-fueled tango… Read More >

8 November 2022

Phoenix Wharf creates candy-coloured fantasia at Bradford’s ‘Oh So Yum!’ dessert parlour for Apprentice winner Harpreet Kaur

Bristol-based hospitality, retail and branding designers Phoenix Wharf have designed a new hospitality outlet for Harpreet Kaur, winner of this year’s BBC television series ‘The Apprentice’, with the new project funded by investment from the show’s host, business magnate Lord Sugar, now also a partner in the business. The new 144 sq m, 55-cover, sit-down… Read More >

8 November 2022

Bolon Flooring at edyn

Sustainable design brand, Bolon, is pleased to unveil photography of its most recent workplace project, the head office of pioneering hospitality group, edyn. [Find Bolon on the BCFA Product Finder] edyn aims to inspire travellers with design-led aparthotels and serviced apartments, offering vibrant experiences and connections. The company redesigned its London Bridge office after assembling… Read More >

7 November 2022

From Forest to Furniture

Environmental awareness is at the forefront of interior architecture and design. ‘Sustainability’ is everywhere, but what does it really mean for specifiers? One factor is material origin. Knowing where your specified materials come from is fundamental to creating sustainable design concepts. EGGER has put the environment at the heart of its operations since its foundation… Read More >

4 November 2022