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The community table

Taking a cue from the restaurant sector, “community tables” are making appearances in office lobbies, corporate cafes and meeting spaces.…
10 May 2016

Ode to plywood

Ah plywood, the onion of the construction world. Multi-layered, versatile, and the basis for many an architectural recipe, though rarely…
19 Apr 2016

Workplaces today are constantly in flux, says Benjamin Hubert

With his new company Layer, UK designer Benjamin Hubert is figuratively removing his name from above the door to some…
04 Mar 2016

Preview: Stockholm Furniture Fair

Bolon London-based design studio Doshi Levien has worked with Swedish floor maestros Bolon to develop its latest range, Bolon by…
08 Feb 2016

'The division between home & contract furniture has almost disappeared'

The boundaries between contract and home furniture have grown increasingly fuzzy lately, but Cristiano Pigazzini, co-founder of Swedish design studio…
20 Jan 2016

Top tech start-ups from LDF 2015

Cube by Palette Launching in the UK at 100% Design, Cube began as a university project four years ago, which…
22 Oct 2015

Grant Gibson reviews Koleksiyon's Oblivion

In the 50 or so issues I’ve been writing this column I haven’t come across a product that has arrived…
06 Oct 2015

Six sofas for SCP's 30th anniversary

SCP’s latest sofa collection ‘Sofa in Sight’ brightened up a grey day during London Design Festival. The six very different…
23 Sep 2015

LDF15: The Ace Hotel's solid, stackable, scallop-edged stool

Shoreditch-based Ace Hotel has created a range of products, from a door handle to an ashtray, for London Design Festival.…
23 Sep 2015

Design Museum resident creates ultra-lightweight furniture

Design Museum resident Stephanie Hornig chose to tackle the set theme of migration by examining how furniture needs to evolve…
23 Sep 2015

100% Design talks programme announced

Key speakers including Lyndon Neri, Ilse Crawford and Winy Maas will head the talks line-up at this month’s 100% Design,…
08 Sep 2015

Mark Catchlove on 'working for tomorrow'

The future of work is much debated, across many sectors, and while there are those that think this debate is futile,…
06 Sep 2015

Grant Gibson looks back at Emeco's 20-06 chair by Foster + Partners

Ostensibly this column is about the 20-06 chair designed for Emeco by Foster + Partners, which featured in the first-ever…
02 Sep 2015

New Designers' winner Mu Hau Kao's plywood stool

Every year, 100% Design brings together a panel of judges to pick out the most exciting designer at graduate show…
25 Aug 2015

British designers changing the workplace

PearsonLloyd for Howe Howe's continues its collaboration with PearsonLloyd with the launch of the latest addition to the SixE family,…
13 Aug 2015

Smart designs for workplace collaboration

Society’s obsession with sharing has birthed a generation of technology geared towards publishing and accessing information as easily as possible.…
04 Aug 2015

Top launches at the world's contract design show NeoCon

Milliken Carpet brand Milliken showed its new Naturally Drawn collection, which was inspired by watercolour painting, pencil sketching and ink…
03 Aug 2015

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