Bespoke Furniture Hire for that perfect and unique exhibition area

When it comes to exhibitions and events every exhibitor wants to stand out from the crowd and attract as many customers as possible. The interior of your exhibition area plays a huge role and can either bring people to you or make them avoid the area entirely. Correct layout, colours and furniture are ways toContinue reading “Bespoke Furniture Hire for that perfect and unique exhibition area”

From furniture exhibition to exhibition furniture.

For those furniture geeks out there, The V&A has a history of furniture design going on. The Dr Susan Weber Gallery tells the story of furniture design and production spanning the past 600 years and displays more than 200 outstanding pieces, including chairs, tables, bureaux, stools, chests, cabinets and wardrobes. Designers such as Thomas Chippendale,Continue reading “From furniture exhibition to exhibition furniture.”

Happy 295th birthday Thomas…

Today would have been the 295th Birthday of Thomas Chippendale. Thomas Chippendale was a London cabinet marker and furniture designer in the mid-Georgian, English Rococo, and Neoclassical styles. In 1754 he published a book of his designs, titled The Gentleman and Cabinet Maker’s Director. The designs are regarded as reflecting the current London fashion for furniture for that period. ChippendaleContinue reading “Happy 295th birthday Thomas…”

Bespoke Elements…

The Bespoke Elements range is designed to put you in control. Within the range we have 25 different items which include Bar Stool, Table nests, Sofa, chair, coffee table and numerous display plinths and cubes. The range is available in a dozen foundation colours. And that’s just the stock items. You can send us youContinue reading “Bespoke Elements…”

Par for the course…

  The Manchester Golf Show will be held from April 5th-7th at EventCity, adjacent to the Trafford Centre. After eight years and fourteen successful shows in London and Birmingham, the Golf Show Group is bringing a golf show to the sports mad North West for the first time. The Manchester Golf Show is designed to provideContinue reading “Par for the course…”

The Barcelona.

  The Barcelona chair was designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Lilly Reich. It was originally designed for the German Pavilion, their entry for the International Exposition of 1929, which was hosted by Barcelona, Spain. The frame was initially designed to be bolted together, but was redesigned in 1950 using stainless steel, which allowed the frame to be formed by a seamlessContinue reading “The Barcelona.”

Can i have a 1st class stamp?…. That’s £5m please!

                          In 1855, Sweden issued its first postage stamps, a set of five depicting the Swedish coat of arms, with denominations ranging from 3 to 24 skillings banco. The 3-skilling banco value was normally printed in a blue-green color, while the 8-skilling was printed in a yellowishContinue reading “Can i have a 1st class stamp?…. That’s £5m please!”

The Designers: Noguchi.

Isamu Noguchi (1904–1988) was one of the twentieth century’s most important and critically acclaimed sculptors.  Through a lifetime of artistic experimentation, he created sculptures, gardens, furniture and lighting designs, ceramics, architecture, and set designs.  His work, at once subtle and bold, traditional and modern, set a new standard for the reintegration of the arts. InContinue reading “The Designers: Noguchi.”

Snow Day.

Why not take advantage of todays snow day and build something different. Snowmen are ok. Snow angels are fun. And everybody loves a snowball fight. But take some inspiration from Hongtao Zhou. Hongtao Zhou is a designer, artist and researcher working in the interdisciplinary areas of furniture design, sculptural installation and performance. Hongtao started hisContinue reading “Snow Day.”