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How Ikea's Billy bookcase stood the test of time for over four decades

When it comes to global reach, there are very few brands that can compete with Ikea. Always evidently Swedish –…
12 Jun 2019

OnOffice curates: Object & Thing

Vivid hues, quirky forms and fine craftsmanship set the mood for Brooklyn’s lavish exhibit Object & Thing, from May 3rd-5th.…
09 May 2019

Behind the scenes at Vitra, a campus of iconic designs

The traditional office is a thing of the past at Vitra whose ‘New Office’, designed by Sevil Peach in 2000,…
30 Apr 2019

The thing that makes people happiest at work might surprise you

With studies showing that happier employees are more productive employees, it’s not surprising that many companies are looking for ways…
15 Apr 2019

Caran d'Ache reissues stationery icon 849 ballpoint pen

Swiss maker of writing instruments Caran d’Ache is commemorating the 50th anniversary of their cult classic 849 ballpoint pen with the…
04 Apr 2019

Milan Design Week: The designers to watch

On 9-14 April, eyes will turn to Milan for the annual Salone del Mobile – the world’s largest furniture fair…
01 Apr 2019

Why the design materials of the future include orange peel and peanut shells

Following his talk at UKCW last October, Graham Brown, director at Envelope Architects, shares how design can save the planet…
19 Mar 2019

New Swarovski-embellished fountains light up Paris

With around 300 illuminated sites across the city and as the birthplace of the Age of Enlightenment, Paris has long…
15 Mar 2019

Stand-up meeting or seated conference: The desk range designed for both

With the benefits of active working now well established, furniture in the office is becoming more flexible. Standing desks are…
14 Mar 2019

Eco Warriors: Mater launches recycled materials collection in collaboration with Dennie Ditzel

While the world’s oceans are becoming increasingly polluted, one brand committed to pushing the design industry towards a greener agenda…
12 Mar 2019

Nine practical changes companies can make to boost employee engagement

The modern office has transformed significantly in the past decade. As “job hopping” among millennials increases (in large part due…
04 Mar 2019

How are London office space prices affected by the growth of flexible workspaces?

The cost of office space in London fell significantly across many areas of the city, particularly the west, over the…
26 Feb 2019

YourStudio designs an open-plan office with wellbeing in mind

"Our aim was to create a holistic space that created connections: a balance of workspace, social space and areas that…
15 Feb 2019

Gensler designs a new London home for publisher Hearst

"Whenever we approach an office project, it’s not just about changing the space,” says Christopher Crawford, senior associate at Gensler…
14 Feb 2019

The benefits of art in commercial offices

The seismic shift in the way we work has made the last decade feel as though many businesses are finally…
05 Feb 2019

Wellbeing at work has become vital to good office design

When it comes to the workplace, productivity has traditionally been the watchword. Historically, designs were meant to optimise output like…
29 Jan 2019

10 interiors brands to watch at Stockholm Design Week 2019

The Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair is coming back with the latest innovations in interior design and lighting. Running during…
29 Jan 2019

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