in[sight]

  • Lori Dennis explains the importance of being ‘green’ within interior schemes

    Lori Dennis was aware of her passion for interior design from a young age. Raised by a struggling, single mother and grandmother, she was taught early on to conserve energy, never waste and recycle; all the ethics that her design practice works by today.

ex[rated]

  • Inex profiles Walter Bailey’s ‘The Sheltering Earth’ installation

    As part of a three-month exhibition, a new collection of work by Wood Carver Walter Bailey is on show at The Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden. Running until 30th October, ‘The Sheltering Earth’ exhibition explores the fragility of shelter.

in[spire]

  • Kobe UK highlights this autumn’s must-have fabric trends

    After the warm summer season we can now look forward to the cooler autumn months. David Harris, Managing Director at Kobe UK, offers some inspiration and takes a look at some of the newest decor trends for autumn 2016.

ex[pose]

  • Inex explores the design of the Panthella MINI lamp

    Verner Panton originally developed the Panthella lamp in partnership with Louis Poulsen. Following the colours of the last project Verner Panton was working on before his death, ‘Lyset og Farven’, Louis Poulsen is now launching the Panthella MINI.

Separator

Read our latest digital magazine online now!

Digital  magazine

News

It is only six weeks until the first ever Restaurant Design show takes place at ExCeL London on the 27th and 28th September. This free to attend event has a whole host of exciting features that are guaranteed to inspire you.

The 2016 SBID International Design Awards is now open for submissions. Following the success of past editions, this year brings a new website, updated categories and new additions to the already esteemed panel of judges.

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.