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  • Daniele Petteno discusses his recent projects and design inspiration

    Daniele Petteno graduated in 2002. During his studies he was featured within several publications and exhibitions. In 2009 he opened his design practice DPAW which has received much international acclaim.

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  • Inject adventure and imagination into your garden

    The treehouse has been captured in many novels, from Robinson Crusoe to Pooh Bear. Blue Forest discusses how you can inject adventure and imagination into your client’s garden scheme with a luxury treehouse.

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  • Global colour authority Pantone reveals its Colour of the Year

    Pantone – the global colour authority and provider of professional colour standards – has released a softer take on colour for 2016. Rose Quartz and Serenity, have been selected as the Pantone Colour of the Year.

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  • A tsunami-inspired adaptation of the coffee table

    The coffee table is a common furnishing found in many households. Stelios Mousarris has expressed his take on the coffee table with his Wave City adaptation – a structural piece of art with the use of 3D printing.

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James Basson MSGD and John Moreland FSGD have taken the two most prestigious awards at the Society of Garden Designers’ fourth annual awards ceremony, receiving the Grand Award and Judges’ Award respectively in front of an audience of almost 400 guests.

West Dean Gardens is marking 25 Years of Glorious Gardening in 2016.

A trip to the National Painting and Decorating Show this year (Ricoh Arena,Coventry, 1st and 2nd December)  will give you a clear picture of the rapid development of this market.

Decorex International opened the 2015 London Design Festival and proved it was the show that packed a punch. Over the course of four days, exhibitors experienced solid footfall with 12,875 visits from across the UK and abroad – an increase on 2014 – making the show a ‘must-see’ destination in London’s annual design calendar.

Following the resounding success of Future Heritage in 2014, Decorex is delighted to announce the launch of the ‘Decorex Future Heritage’ Foundation to support British craft.

European design students invited to enter the new Formica® Formations Design Competition – Call for entries

The years between 1800-1900 witnessed artists, writers and designers employing various mediums such as realism and romanticism to create incredible works of art.

Emerging in the mid-201th century, Scandinavian design is characterised by simplicity and functionality.

The January Furniture Show has it all wrapped up for 2016 as it plays host to some of the gift world's biggest and best known names.

New Designers, which runs in two Parts and brought together 3,000 of the UK’s best emerging designers from 24-27 June and 1-4 July 2015, drew a broad range of major companies and businesses as well as collectors and press looking to recruit and buy from these talented graduate designers.
 
Masterpiece London 2015, in association with Principal Sponsor Royal Bank of Canada, resulted in strong sales to private collectors and international institutions alike. Held for the sixth year at the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, many exhibitors saved their very finest pieces to unveil and sales across all principle categories supported the Fair's ethos of 'cross-collecting'.

Part 2 of New Designers was officially opened, Wednesday 1 July, by design commentator Max Fraser.