Things have been so hectic around here, we’ve unfortunately not made time to post anything for over a month. Rest assured though there is plenty of new and exciting projects to follow in the coming months. From content portals, to affiliate networks, transactional and non transactional i phone apps, to branding and GF Smith business cards, brochures, membership clubs, blog designs, e-commerce sites and much much more.
Say hell to the recession, stay positive, focus and most importantly of all enjoy each day as it comes. In the meantime here is some of the things we have been up to in the last month….
A Trip to Established & Sons
A trip to Established & Sons a pioneering British furniture company based in an uber cool showroom just outside of Shoreditch/Clerknwell in London. Natasha Laing the super friendly sales manager gave us the guided tour and below are some of the key pieces that really stood out. All the furniture is available from our clients website: www.form-office.net which is launching very soon.
Surface Table – Made from Carbon Fibre and holding a Formula 1 car as testament to the strength of this engineering masterpiece.
Edge Lamp – designed by Amanda Levette and featuring organic led technology developed in association with Philips.
Torch – Ceiling Light
Louvre – Pendent light
Corona – Pendent light
Quilt Chair – by Vitra design duo Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec
An Episode of Grand Designs
Loved this office from one of the latest episodes of Grand Designs, which featured a young passionate interior designer and her plan to build her dream home in the footings of her dear mothers home.
“Vienna” by Caspian
A Magical Place – Blythe Hall
Took a trip down memory lane and visited an old family friends home in Lathom Lancashire, which dates back to the 12th Century. Inspiration in design can come from absolutely anywhere.
A quick stop at Kvadrat
This London located fabric showroom is like stepping into a club, with walls that conceal pull out fabric swatches and a white suspended office above a dark brick lower level. This place is another one of those hidden gem, tar-dis’s that you find all over the place in London.
Well worth a visit, check out www.form-office.net for more information on these great fabrics.
A Poster from the 1950’s
Design definitely knows no barriers where age is concerned and the past as can be seen in the work of Established & Sons earlier, is often one of the greatest areas of inspiration.