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Ulster Carpets – Double Tree Hilton Hotel

DoubleTree Hilton Hotel, Burlington Road Located in Dublin’s cosmopolitan south side, the Burlington Hotel has long been one of the City’s most stylish and prestigious hotels. Ulster Carpets are therefore delighted to have recently been involved in the multi million pound refurbishment of the hotel since its re-brand by DoubleTree Hilton. Ulster worked closely with… Read More >

14 February 2014

HARLEQUIN Announce New Showroom

INSPIRING NEW SHOWROOM Harlequin Group this week have announced the opening of their new showroom in London’s design focused area of Chelsea Harbour, the opening of the showroom was precipitated by the recent expansion of the Harlequin Group which comprises of four brands: Harlequin, Scion, Harlequin Contract and Anthology. The New showroom now spans over… Read More >

14 February 2014

How Very Sharp

The Monthly note to BCFA members is usually quite sharp. Here is an excerpt. Preamble I have never felt so moist. In fact I am told this is now a Winter Olympic sport, at some place called Soggi, which is in Russia I believe. Anyway the reality back here in the UK is that the… Read More >

13 February 2014

BAUX The New Beautiful Building Material

FUNCTIONAL AND BEAUTIFUL Swedish design group Form Us With Love have introduced a new product range called BAUX along with entrepreneurs Johan Ronnestam and Fredril Frazon, a building material that was created with designer and architects aesthetic expectations in mind. this building material that is surprisingly functional and remarkably beautiful comes in line with all building… Read More >

13 February 2014

Ege – The Glass House Hotel, Ireland

EGE BRIGHT BOLD AND COLOURFUL Interior design which stands out The central location of the Glass House Hotel in Sligo coupled with the buildings unique architectural design and use of modern materials, it was important to carry this through to the interior with a powerful and modern design statement that exudes contemporary style unlike its… Read More >

12 February 2014

Bauhuas – Celeste Black Ash

MODERN TWIST ON A CLASSIC FINISH A fresh new look on a classic Bauhaus range demonstrates a hint of modernity to a traditional wood finish. The Celeste Black Ash basin unit, which is available in a range of 60cm, 80cm and 110cm sizes has an elegantly curved profile and a sleek cast mineral marble basin… Read More >

12 February 2014

Ulster Carpets – Druids Glen Resort

Magic Carpet at the Mythical Druids Glen Resort Set in magical Co Wicklow woodland, Druids Glen is one of Ireland’s most luxurious destinations. It is not surprising then that preceding a recent refurbishment, the 5 star hotel and golf resort called upon Ulster Carpets to design bespoke woven axminster for five different areas. Ulster designers… Read More >

10 February 2014

Westfield and Hammerson Croydon Partnership

The London Borough of Croydon has resolved to grant planning permission to the Croydon Partnership’s outline planning application for the redevelopment of the Whitgift Centre, marking a significant step forward in Westfield and Hammerson’s plans to regenerate Croydon’s retail town centre.

10 February 2014

RA – Sensing Spaces: Architecture Reimagined

25 January – 6 April 2014 In January 2014, Sensing Spaces: Architecture Reimagined will see the Main Galleries of the Royal Academy of Arts transformed by seven architectural practices from around the world. The RA has commissioned the architects to create site-specific installations; the shared brief is to explore the essential elements of architecture. Instead of representations of… Read More >

10 February 2014