Month: April 2014

In light of the amazing CATable which has being doing the rounds on blogs across the internet, we want to look at tables and chairs which are much more than just pieces of furniture. The CATable allows your pet cat to play inside it whilst you sit around eating or drinking. The designer Ruan Hao has really set messageboards alight across the web and he really has inspired us to put together this blog! Continue Reading

Rattan is one of the most popular materials to use when creating furniture. It’s adaptability and exotic aesthetic makes it a great choice for any type of building. It is one of the best ways to create a tropical feel in your home, no matter where you live. Hundreds of people around the world use rattan, but not many people understand it. What is its history? What is Rattan produced from? These questions, and many more will be shortly answered. Continue Reading

There’s more to a good film than a gorgeous actor, great script, and an evocative music score. Set design is a vital component in encouraging audiences to believe wholeheartedly in everything they see on the silver screen. When a film set is badly designed, audiences are transported out of the narrative and back into their cinema seats. It sticks out like a sore thumb and it’s hardly professional. Continue Reading

Let’s be honest. Fashions come and go, but your home will always be the one consistent point in your life. Familiar, comfortable, and effortlessly stylish: your home should be a sanctuary. So why should you care if your home, or conservatory, is fashionable or not? Whether you update your home regularly, or just fancy a change, it’s always a great idea to do your research and find out which styles and trends suit you. Fashion doesn’t just need to be beautiful. It can be interesting, thought-provoking, and (dare I say it) functional. If the thought of rummaging through endless ‘home interior’ magazines gives you the shivers, we are here to help. Here is a brief overview of the latest interior trends for S/S 2014. With our know-how and a little imagination, you can create something in your home that’s fashionable and practical. (And, we promise; there will be no inflatable furniture or stuffed exotic animals.) Continue Reading

This list shows how inventors have gone far beyond the boundaries of normal furniture design, these unusual seats and chairs are more than just something to sit on. Artists have created both bizarre and odd looking chair designs – they are wacky, weird and do not conform to normal convention! Where would we be without these left-field thinkers and their peculiarities? Furniture designers from Berlin to Tokyo are producing eccentric and curious armchairs, sofas, benches and have been the architects of many diverse and frankly unusual pieces of furniture. The world’s most talented designers have made chairs which really make you sit up and take notice! Continue Reading