March 22, 2019
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Minimum Desk Size UK | 2019

We have presented a simple guide on the requirements of the minimum desk size when planning an office furniture interior.  Touch down desk + contract workers For workers who are only in the office for a few hours a…
December 1, 2015

The FX Awards: Recognising the cream of the crop in interior design

Recognising design excellence from around the world, the 17th installment of the FX Awards took place last week, presenting awards for interiors, lighting and products and also a range of awards recognising new and outstanding talent. We’ve taken a closer…
November 25, 2015

Four Interiors Inspired by the Outdoors

From concrete to wood, interior spaces are often inspired by their surroundings and the environments around them, whether it be a workplace or restaurant. The combination of materials and furnishings are vital to creating a truly outdoors-inspired space, inside whether…
November 11, 2015

Colour Coded Interiors: Four inspiring restaurant decor ideas

The role of colour goes hand in hand with style in creating coordinated interiors that make up a consistent final look. With so many trends constantly evolving and new ones being created, the global authority on colour, Pantone have come…
October 12, 2015

Five ways to create an Award-Winning Workplace

Ideas and methods are constantly evolving for creating a workplace that is both aesthetically pleasing, highly functioning and comfortable for staff and also inviting and impressionable for visitors and clients. From fit-outs to large commercial office projects, the BCO Awards…
October 5, 2015

Furnishing a modern hotel: Inspiration from Good Hotel, Amsterdam

We take a look at the Good Hotel, a floating hotel that has taken a year-long mooring in Amsterdam to help refuel the local economy and train young people with skills in hospitality. The approach ensures design does not become…
August 7, 2015

Tea Houses: Traditional to modern transformations

Along with coffee, the consumption of tea is regarded as a highly social activity. It is said that tea originates from the Chinese Shang dynasty and was used for its medicinal qualities. During the 17th Century, tea became highly popular…
July 24, 2015

Eat out: Four impressive interiors shows how Indian eateries are taking it up a level

According to a survey by take away service Just Eat, the top 10 dishes still includes the classic chicken tikka masala. Gone are the days when your local Indian restaurant was merely a small family run place, where food definitely…
July 23, 2015

Five office interiors show how to complement bare bricks

For an optimised interior aesthetic, along with exposed ceilings, original bare brick walls really add contemporary appeal creating a stylish and characteristic interior. Converted office spaces are presented with this opportunity allowing modern workplaces to experiment with the architectural fabric…
July 10, 2015

Feast your eyes: Five remarkable interiors

Many restaurants prefer the main focus to be on the food and to spend minimal time on the design of the interior. Although this does not rule out the fact that the space will have a less then appealing interior…
July 8, 2015

Spaceist presents inspirational themed interiors: Rooftop bar lounge & restaurants

As well as school and office interiors, Spaceist presents a high-quality range of options for furnishing a modern bar, lounge or restaurant. From designer seating to modular variations, we have selected a range of these items to bring you this…
July 1, 2015

Spaceist presents inspiring interiors for multi-use spaces

Creating an interior that is both sophisticated and highly contemporary becomes a straightforward task when you have the right inspiration. Here at Spaceist, we work on a range of projects that require an individual approach, each one presenting a set…
May 15, 2015

Reception Inspiration: Creating a comforting Veterinary practice interior

A visit to the vets is not always a welcome experience for a pet or animal owner. An animals instincts rely a lot on their owner and what they are feeling and conveying to their pet. It is obvious the…
May 7, 2015

Five stimulating and abstract office interiors

To further enhance the workplace environment, designers are adapting a highly imaginative style and introducing artistic and creative elements into the interior design of the office. The advantages of this that the most subtle features make a big difference and allow…
May 6, 2015

Changing perspectives: Inspiring Dental practice waiting room design

The visit to the doctor or dentist isn’t the most pleasant experience for some. The interiors of a dental practice reception, like other hygiene practices requires a high level of cleanliness. This has led these spaces to become impersonal, sterile…
May 1, 2015

Industry Focus: A look at Fitness brand Headquarters

According to leading market intelligence researcher Mintel, the fitness and gym industry was recorded to be worth around 2.5 million in 2010. High tech gadgets, specialist clothing and footwear and accessories have become vital essentials for getting into shape. Delving…
April 23, 2015

First Impressions: Inspiring Hotel Lobby design

The hotel lobby is one of the most important rooms in a hotel, it is the first point of call and sets the first impressions. The space offers a common area to meet and greet visitors, relax with a drink…
April 13, 2015

Salone 2015: Five must see showcases at Milan furniture fair this week

It is that time of year again. Spread over a week, Salone del Mobile or the Milan furniture fair commences this week bringing together international brands, designers and architects to showcase, preview the latest in interior design. This year, we…
March 31, 2015

Four furnishing styles for modern Art Gallery Cafes

Art galleries have become a local commodity allowing budding artists the chance to showcase their work to the public. As well as small creative hybrid art galleries within cafés to established museums and galleries, for decades people have enjoyed the…
March 27, 2015

Wine down Friday: Five Modern Wine Bars

Whether you are a fan of red, white, dry or sparkling, you do not need to be an expert to enjoy a good glass of wine. Specialising in wines from all over the world, specialist and rare wines and organic…
March 18, 2015

Industry Focus: Interior’s of Five Food and Beverage Workplaces

One of the largest networks of organisations, the food and beverage industry plays a pivotal role in bringing the consumer much of the food and drinks needed for nutrition and energy. The fast paced and ever changing nature of the…
March 6, 2015

Spaceist works with Young People to furnish Caterham Youth Centre

Here at Spaceist we present a dedicated approach towards each project, working closely with the client to ensure every aspect of the project is delivered beyond expectation. Working together with Surrey County Council, we designed and supplied a furniture package…
March 4, 2015

Industry Focus: Five Media and Digital Company’s Office Interiors

The range of work undertaken by a media agency can range from a new product launch to developing a new brand identity. For an industry working on such flexible and constantly developing briefs, the workplace must mirror a place for…
January 16, 2015

25th ICEHOTEL Opens with Stunning Art Suites

Founded in 1989, ICEHOTEL is an initiative created to develop inspiration art, travel and nature experiences. This year in the Swedish town of Jukkasjärvi, based 200 km North from the Arctic Circle, the 25th ICEHOTEL has opened to welcome guests…
January 14, 2015

All In One: Integrated Offices take Workplace Design into 2015

The start of the new year has seen many predictions for upcoming trends in office design. Fortune magazine recently published a piece online predicting the acceleration of 2014 trends in office design into 2015. It highlights the findings of a…
January 9, 2015
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Off the Wall: Cool White and Black Boards

Ideas can sprout at any time, not just when in a brainstorming meeting or space. With the creation of flexible and multipurpose office spaces, the use of walls in a modern office setting has become just as vital. The developments…
January 5, 2015

Spaceist Presents Five Ideas for Wooden Cafe Furniture

With the start of the New Year, we present inspirational ideas for creating a modern cafe interior with classical appeal. Spaceist work closely with our clients to bring high quality and designer wooden seating items for a wide range of…
December 19, 2014

Fashion Forward: Five Elegant Fashion Workplaces

  Fashion brands and companies each hold a strong individual style and brand identity, which is highlighted by the interior styles of their stores and boutiques. Here we delve into the offices and headquarters of five fashion brands and how…
December 15, 2014

Sophisticated Sixth Form area for Kings College, Wimbledon

Based in Wimbledon, Independent school Kings College approached Spaceist for a consultation to supply a furniture package for a new sixth form centre on site. Used by sixth form students and staff, the space required robust, stylish and sophisticated items.…
December 9, 2014

Cool Conversions: Five Impressive Eateries around England

Presenting inspiration for elegant and modern cafe, restaurant and brasserie design, we have a look at five eateries that combine a range of spaces to present a wholesome dining experience throughout the day. Based throughout the UK, the five inspirational…
December 3, 2014

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…
December 1, 2014

Spaceist presents Five Seating Ideas for a Modern Library

Here at Spaceist we seek to ensure our products represent the current and ongoing trends in contract interior design. We work closely with our clients to ensure each furniture package fits with their desired style. Here we use a selection…
November 28, 2014

Ideal & Inspiring Interiors: Four Charitable Organisations in the UK

Modern, stylish and high-tech offices don’t always have to cost an arm and a leg. Being creative with a smaller budget has shown to allow designers to really think outside the box and create great interiors. Here, we look at…
November 19, 2014

Soft Colours for Great Ormond Street Patient Area

Leading children’s hospital, Great Ormond Street Hospital in London approached Spaceist to supply a custom furniture package for a specialist dining area. The hospital’s special requirements means they have a range of areas and spaces for specialist use. The furniture…
November 14, 2014

Five Incredible Converted Hotels To Visit & Stay

English Heritage works to help preserve historical buildings that add character to our villages, towns and cities as monuments that connect us to the places where we live. UNESCO stands to represent internationally the importance of preserving legacies of the…
November 12, 2014

Concrete Jungle: Eight Stunning Offices with Concrete Interiors

In 1903, the world saw the first skyscraper built using concrete, the Ingalls Building in Ohio, USA. From thereon concrete has remained a beautiful material adapted by architects around the world in many forms. It is no surprise that as…
November 11, 2014

Colourful Interior Solutions for One Property Group by Spaceist

Spaceist has worked closely with property company One Property Group to furnish their new office premises. The company required attractive and highly functional furnishings for the reception, meeting room and office workspaces. By supplying a complete furniture package, Spaceist worked…
November 7, 2014

Lighting in the Workplace: Recommendations for Compliant Office Lighting

According to a study in the Journal of Public Affairs, Administration and Management on the ‘Impact of Office Design on Employees’ Productivity’ researchers found that lighting is the prime factor that affects productivity in the office. An article in lighting…
November 6, 2014

nhow Berlin: How a Music and Lifestyle Hotel Should Look

Situated in one of the most lively and creative areas in Berlin, nhow Berlin is the lastest addition to the East Harbour on the banks of the River Spree. With 304 rooms, 450 sq meters of terrace space featuring a…
November 5, 2014

Good Food, Great Interiors: Five Impressive Burger Restaurant Interiors

Recently, global fast food chain KFC revealed plans for a more edgy and updated restaurant interior, which they hope to implement to every one of their nationwide stores from next year. The first design they have unveiled is a surprisingly…