Category Archives: Interiors

Home – London Spring Summer 2014

The first of the season and one of the smaller trade shows; what Home lacks in size it makes up in content. Its a refreshing change from the the vast halls filled with gifty nick naks to find a show that in one hall packs some great designers and brands. From the old and established to the new and up and coming it has a great mix of products for the home. Here’s my pick from the show.

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Digital Colour Mix

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Digital print and colour reproduction technology has changed the way we use colour. Why have one colour when you can have a range of colours in one piece? A quiet riot of colour has crept up blending a couple of recent trends together.  Ombre, the gradual fading of colours, and bold clash of colours I looked at in Kaleidescope post in 2011 have melded together. Digital printing has changed the way we think about using colour; theres a complexity in pattern, or vivid colour is shaded, mixed and blurred. Here are a few blasts of colour that show digital has mixed up the colour palette like never before. Continue reading

Get Living London

N15 Courtyard ExteriorLondon 2012 Olympics felt like a turning point in the fortunes of a nation. It was a reminder that when we really need to get our act together we can create something inspirational; weaving together all our creative, sporting, architectural and engineering talents into one great event that would have a positive lasting impact. Continue reading