How office design affects productivity

Creating the right space for your employees can be a real challenge, especially when you're limited with by space and/or budgets. But there are a few techniques that can be used to great effect. We specialise in the kind of office design layouts that promote wellness, and we're happy to share some of our interior design knowledge on how office design affects productivity.

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Wellness design: what is it, and why does it matter?

50 years ago, wellness just meant the opposite of sick or unwell. It’s a term that mushroomed in use during the 1980s and 1990s, as gyms and workplace started to take notice and wellness grew in popularity and importance. It wasn't long before wellness design started to follow suit.

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Hotel Design Highlight – Amangiri Utah

Based on the border between Utah and Arizona, Amangiri at Canyon Point is located near Lake Powell and the well-known Grand Staircase-Escalante national monument. Amangiri Utah is an exquisite example of hotel design with wellness very much at its heart, making it right up our street.

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Blackpop Launches New Range

Luxury interior designers Blackpop launched their exciting new range of wallpaper, fabrics and rugs at Decorex, part of the London Design Festival, in the city this September.

The Blackpop new collection, dubbed the Collector’s Collection, is inspired by Sir John Soane’s Museum, one of those hidden London gems that’s a real treasure trove of antiquities and wonder. Based in the city’s Lincoln Inn Fields, it is the historic home, library and museum of the distinguished nineteenth-century architect Sir John Soane.

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Ten Autumn Design Trends for 2018

It's hard to believe, but Autumn 2018 is already upon us. Let’s consider the latest autumn design trends to suit the cooler months, taking cues from the latest moodboards and fashion catwalks.

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Why interior design is important

The home is a sanctuary - it’s a place where you can relax and wind down after a long day. But it’s important to remember that when it comes to the design of a home, or even a public space, one size doesn’t fit all. What many people fail to understand is that successful interior design is not just about making a property beautiful and stunning to behold; when done correctly it has the opportunity to enhance people’s lives.

Here we look at why interior design is important, and why you should consider having your home professionally designed.

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20th century furniture at 18 Davies Street Gallery

From art deco glamour to the radical 80s, the twentieth century was a hotbed for interior design.

During the nineteenth century, the Industrial Revolution overhauled the way we lived, shopped, and decorated our homes. This lifestyle revolution laid the foundations for people to stretch their creative legs inside their own dwelling spaces. Form and function began to blend, as interior decoration became simultaneously more accessible and more Haute Couture.

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Maison Alaïa opens its first London flagship store

The late Azzedine Alaïa was known for his uniquely elegant perspective on design, which has now been translated into Maison Alaïa's first London store.

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The value of investing in interior design

Renovating or refurbishing a space is an exciting time, but it's also a stressful one. No matter if it's a room in your home, a commercial office space, or an entire building in the hospitality sector, getting luxury design just right is no easy task.

For many, the solution is using a luxury interior design service. Let's take a look at some of the key benefits of using an interior designer so that you can understand how it could add value to your property and project.

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5 key trends in wellness interior design

The look, feel and ambience of a space can have a huge impact on our overall sense of wellness. The way a space is designed can not only influence our mood but also affect the activities we perform there to keep ourselves healthy. Here are just a few of the wellness interior design trends we've been seeing recently.

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