Posts Tagged: Workplace

The influence of New Ideas & Techniques

When I entered it straight from college in 1970, despite the relatively long intervening period, the office furniture industry was in terms of design and output only just beginning to shake off the shackles of dull, post-war austerity. This was driven in part by ideas on how offices might be laid out in a more… Read More >

4 September 2019

Milliken’s Fractals

Workplace well-being is at the core of Milliken’s design philosophy and directly informs their latest carpet plank collection: Fractals. Created by Milliken’s in-house designer Manisha Selhi using a harmonious palette of natural background colours paired with ethereal colour washes with the express intention of facilitating a calm and mindful environment. [Milliken have a BCFA Product… Read More >

29 July 2019

Homework with Bisley

The rise of the freelance economy, tech start-ups, mobile technology and the trend for co-working has undoubtedly penetrated the culture, design and expectation of where, when and how people work. This brings new pressures and choice for both workers trying to balance work and personal life, and for organisations as they try to meet the… Read More >

29 March 2019

Egger: Laminate for the Workplace

EGGER Laminate is durable, versatile and easy to process, making it the perfect solution for high activity areas. With 297 trend orientated decors to choose from, the collection is well suited to high-end design in commercial and residential interiors. Laminate is a decorative material that can be bonded onto a wide variety of substrates to… Read More >

29 March 2019

Sketch Series: Patternistas

When I bumped into friends of Design Insider, the Patternistas, I couldn’t help asking them about their recently completed workplace project. The Cardiff based creative duo had collaborated with the strategic team of a global corporate accountancy business to create four bespoke patterned fabrics for two of their London buildings. The Patternistas’ maximalist patterns were made… Read More >

28 March 2019

WHAT DOES YOUR DESK SAY ABOUT YOU? Gurvinder Khurana

In this series Design Insider will be speaking to designers, architects and directors to find out more about their working space and what this says about them. We caught up with Gurvinder Khurana, Director & Co-Founder at Align. Align is a leading interiors practice and design strategist for the workplace, the team also work on mixed-use… Read More >

22 March 2019

What does your desk say about you? Richard McCready-Hughes

In this series Design Insider will be speaking to designers, architects and directors to find out more about their working space and what this says about them. We caught up with Richard McCready-Hughes, Creative Director at Goddard Littlefair. Goddard Littlefair is a London-based, luxury interior design studio, established in 2012 by Martin Goddard and Jo… Read More >

15 March 2019

What does your desk say about you? Rachel Withey

In this series Design Insider will be speaking to designers, architects and directors to find out more about their working space and what this says about them. We caught up with Rachel Withey, Associate Director and Interior Designer at 74.  74 is a Manchester-based, collaborative architecture, interior design and placemaking practice, specialising in student living,… Read More >

14 March 2019

What does your desk say about you? Peter Roth

In this series Design Insider will be speaking to designers, architects and directors to find out more about their working space and what this says about them. We caught up with Peter Roth, Design Manager at Burgess Furniture, who celebrate their 60th anniversary this year. “Having started my career with only a drawing board and… Read More >

7 March 2019