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Object Of Obsession: Munna “Olympia” collection

While this part of the blog is usually about individual objects, I simply can’t favour one item over the other from Munna’s beautiful “Olympia” collection. Their armchair, chaise longue and bar stool from the range strike a beautiful balance through the combination of sumptuous velvet, gleaming brass and curves in all the right places. What’s […]

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A celebration of women in Architecture

Given the current political climate, this year’s International Women’s Day holds particular resonance as we celebrate the strength, talents and power of women throughout the world. This piece is dedicated to women in architecture – those inspirational, tenacious, intelligent and imaginative women who have contributed greatly to the industry. While some are well known, others […]

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Surface Design Show 2017

It’s that fabulous time of the year again when we start to celebrate all things architecture and interior design; our diaries filling up with the trade shows, festivals and events that roll out over the next couple of months. Earlier this month was the Surface Design Show – being a magnet to innovative texture, surface […]

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Object of Obsession: RabLabs Kivita smoky quartz coasters

The small details in a space make all the difference – how divine are these coasters? These RabLabs “Kivita” smoky quartz creates a beautiful texture and finish, while the 24 carat gold edging adds an element of metallic luxury. I’m loving the bubbly surface and rough edges, which all add to the natural character. Kivita […]

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Amy Cushing’s bespoke glass art: The Treasure Collection

I feel a wonderful sense of escapism seeing beautifully sculptured, brilliantly hued glass. There’s something about the cool translucence that carries my mind to an idyllic beachside; often reminding me of home, by Sydney’s stunning beaches. This is what drew me in to Amy Cushing, a London-based, bespoke glassware Designer whose creative repertoire extends globally. […]

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