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Interesting posts, articles about furniture, office interiors and architecture.

February 17, 2016
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Creating a cohesive sixth form common room interior

A versatile environment that caters for learning, socialising and dining, the sixth form common room is a place for ad-hoc interactions, personal study and growth. Delving into our archive of projects dealing with common room furniture, we present a range…
August 16, 2015
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Four different & inspiring breakout spaces

This week we return to the workplace by presenting inspiration for creating breakout spaces through a look at some inspiring interiors from four very different workplaces. The breakout space is a vital communal space creating synergy between formal and informal…
May 28, 2015
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Five different approaches to Office Lighting Design

Lighting is a major part of office design and plays a key role in how comfortable the workplace environment is. For various tasks there are different styles of lighting options to suit. In areas where natural lighting is either unavailable…
March 26, 2015
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Lets Take this Outside: Unconventional Street Furniture

The streetscape, the urban landscape or the urban space is where people have been meeting, socialising and conducting business for centuries. The external spaces between buildings present just as many opportunities for serendipity and collaboration as our interior spaces. Street…
December 11, 2014
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Small Reception Areas: Considerations for Creating a Stylish Reception Area

Creating highly functioning and attractive reception spaces when confronted with limited space can create a range of challenges. In order to meet the various shapes and sizes of reception areas, we supply a wide range of modern, high quality and…
December 4, 2014
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8 Practical and Stylish Plastic Cafe Chairs

Polypropylene chairs, or plastic chairs are versatile and present a range of qualities that makes them applicable to a selection of interior and exterior settings. Durable, hard wearing and non-deformable, these chairs come in a wide range of shapes, sizes…
December 3, 2014
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Five Offices with Creative Recreational Spaces

Along with breakout spaces, areas where staff can unwind and recharge are seen as just as important for staff morale. From yoga classes to office gyms and infamous games tables, these recreational facilities allow staff members to take a well…
November 26, 2014
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Keep it Glassy: 7 Sleek Glass Tables and Desks for the Modern Office

Glass is regarded as one of the foremost contemporary materials of the modern world. It allows clear permeability, can be formed in any shape and is recognised for enhancing spatial areas where it is used, whether used internally or externally.…
November 13, 2014
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Subconscious Architecture: How Psychologically Friendly is your Environment?

The correlation between our built environment and its affects on mental and emotional health have been widely researched, documented and put into practice. Architect Elizabeth Danze and psychoanalyst Stephen Sonnenberg have been collectively working together to present the impact of…
October 31, 2014
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Three Art Installations it is Essential to see

Art Exhibitions and installations allow visitors to see, touch and experience first hand an idea of artistic ingenuity. It brings together communities, whether in agreement or distaste. What is essentially the most interesting about them is that they are largely…
October 15, 2014
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Five Creative Chess sets for the Modern Chess Maestro

According to a study conducted by YouGov, around 70% of people from across the UK, USA, Russia, Germany and India have played chess at some point in their lives. With around 6 million players in the UK alone, the study…
October 9, 2014
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Putting the Fun into Conference: Five fun meeting room tables

We offer a wide range of stylish and modern meeting room and conference room table options, but thought we would have a look at some fun, creative and playful office conference room tables. The meeting or conference room, along with…
October 9, 2014
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Beautiful & Healthy Working Environment at Home

A recent new report from the World Green Building Council has suggested there is “overwhelming evidence” to demonstrate how office design imperatively impacts wellbeing, health and workforce productivity. So this surely applies to the home office too. Here we have…
September 24, 2014
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SEVEN PICKS FROM LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL 2014

This year marked the 12th year London saw designers, makers and design lovers flock to the capital for another great display of new products and inspiration during London Design Festival. With venues all over the city showcasing designers from the…
September 24, 2014
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TOP FIVE WORKPLACE CANTEENS

As a place for not only dining but also socialising and getting away from the desk, canteen design has evolved and become a place where informal work meetings and social networking can take place. In our last post we set…
September 16, 2014
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FIVE CONSIDERATIONS FOR GOOD SIXTH FORM COMMON ROOM DESIGN

We present our five considerations for good sixth form common room design. It is vital to consider certain factors when designing and furnishing common rooms. These spaces need to function around sixth form life, giving the students independence and the…
September 4, 2014
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SPACE REQUIREMENTS BETWEEN TABLES AND DESKS

We present a simple guide on the requirements between tables and desks when planning out interior furnishing layouts for three specific spaces.Office Desks / According to British Standard (BS5588) fire regulations state that the space between desks should be…
August 28, 2014
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CURVED ROOM DIVIDER FROM EXTREMIS

Interesting curved room divider with a wood foot plate and glass fibre sticks. Curved or straight wood foot plate can be arranged in infinite modular layouts. The 120cm and 150cm high glass fibre sticks come in white, black, green and…

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