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Commercial Interiors UK

After over 50 years supporting the commercial interiors sector the BCFA knows that the way for the association to be even louder in sharing knowledge, education and providing business support in everything from exporting to sustainability is to update their brand, and change their name to Commercial Interiors UK. At Design Insider we are hugely… Read More >

4 November 2022

50 Years of Skopos: ‘Time’ to ‘Moment’

Hugely successful for Skopos, with its first appearance in 2006, the Time collection brought together geometric outlines and more organic silhouettes, wet-printed onto our ‘Cool Linen’ cloth. [Find Skopos through BCFA Product Finder] The linen/cotton mix base-cloth added natural beauty to the collection, and the series of graphic shapes kept the collection eye-catching, yet simple…. Read More >

1 November 2022

Ultrafabrics and TENCEL™: Setting an Industry Benchmark in Sustainability and Transparency

Ultrafabrics, the global leader in animal-free performance fabric, is proud to announce its partnership with Lenzing AG, an industry leader in the production of sustainable wood-based fibers. The partnership will see Ultrafabrics as the first and only polyurethane material to incorporate LENZING AG’s TENCEL™ Modal fibers as a backcloth in its collections with 100% reinforced… Read More >

1 November 2022

The Hive with Space Contract Furniture

As Oxford’s newest and largest co-working space, The Hive’s, bee house site aims to provide a working office environment with a relaxed homely feel. [Find Space Contract Furniture on the BCFA Product Finder] The design and layout of the building inside offers a variety of facilities and flexible working areas from those where individuals can… Read More >

1 November 2022

Dandi announces the opening of its innovative co-living scheme: Dandi Wembley

Dandi and its partner Dukelease today announced the opening of their flagship co-living scheme in Wembley, unveiling 355 innovatively designed apartments and two floors of elegant amenity space. Homes are now available to let, with prices starting from £1,260 pcm. Developer Dandi is redefining co-living by delivering an elevated new standard of rental design reminiscent… Read More >

21 October 2022

Mental Health Setting by Knightsbridge Furniture

Finding furniture that’s suited to a variety of challenging environments can be a struggle. Ensuring models are safe and functional, yet stylish to support an effective and therapeutic environment is key. [Find Knightsbridge Furniture on the BCFA Product Finder] Optional weighting for tables, chairs and settees In order to prevent the risk of patients lifting… Read More >

20 October 2022

Design Insider Talks 2022

Design Insider Talks instigates sector leading, focused and detailed conversations which tackle urgent and gritty questions within Commercial Interiors. Commercial interior designers joined us in Table Place Chairs’ Clerkenwell showroom to engage in discussion and leave with actionable knowledge to apply and share within their team. Design Insider Editor, Alys Bryan, welcomed an impressive panel… Read More >

19 October 2022

Talk: Furniture & the Road to Net Zero with Modus & Dodds + Shute

Enjoy this transcript of a recent presentation and discussion on ‘Furniture and Our Journey to Net Zero’ with Lucy Arndt, Head of Sustainability at Dodds & Shute and Lucy Crane, Sustainability Manager at Modus, introduced by Alys Bryan, Editor at Design Insider, which was part of Clerkenwell OPEN. Alys Bryan: I’m absolutely thrilled today to… Read More >

18 October 2022