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Noted for its surreal and provocative textiles and wallpapers, the design studio Timorous Beasties was founded in Glasgow in 1990 by Alistair McAuley and Paul Simmons, who had met while studying textile design at Glasgow School of Art. In addition to their wallpaper and textile products Timorous Beasties also collaborate with manufacturers and take on […]

Design by nico is a design studio founded by Nicolette de Waart in 2011. Design by nico products are handmade by craftsmen in the UK, and combine traditional techniques and materials with new technologies and forms, responding to our modern age and housing needs. Nicolette’s materials range from high-quality Kvadrat wool to solid and durable […]

Ryosuke Fukusada and Rui Pereira wanted to create a product that merges traditional and industrial techniques. Inspired by a simple woven basket, the designers developed the Gabbia lamp in a bamboo basket-weaving village that specializes in small scale objects. The Gabbia lamp combines bamboo weave with the lightweight and colourful PVC to create this unique […]

One of the things that makes us happiest is when our exhibitors go off and do exciting new things, projects and collaborations with brands, institutions, retailers and other designers. Design Stories Exhibited with Designersblock in 2013 at Ex-Ansaldo during the Milan Design Week. The Kuu light exhibited there has recently gone into production with Hem.

One of the things that makes us happiest is when our exhibitors go off and do exciting new things, projects and collaborations with brands, institutions, retailers and other designers. Giopato & Coombes Editions has recently been selected by Wallpaper* as a highlight of Maison&Objet and their products are currently being showcased at Gallery Bensimon in […]

One of the things that makes us happiest is when our exhibitors go off and do exciting new things, projects and collaborations with brands, institutions, retailers and other designers. Following notable interest in their unique wool composite material, Solidwool have collaborated with US company Artifact Uprising, knife manufacturer Blok Knives and eyewear brand Fan Optics […]

Solid Wool

One of the things that makes us happiest is when our exhibitors go off and do exciting new things, projects and collaborations with brands, institutions, retailers and other designers. Interactive textile company Beat Woven have had their Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No.2 piece added to the permanent collection of the Royal Festival Hall, as well as […]

One of the things that makes us happiest is when our exhibitors go off and do exciting new things, projects and collaborations with brands, institutions, retailers and other designers. Camilla Barnard has recieved commissions from Anthropologie, Paul Smith and the Design Museum, as well as selling objects to order through L’arcoBaleno, she will shortly be […]

One of the things that makes us happiest is when our exhibitors go off and do exciting new things, projects and collaborations with brands, institutions, retailers and other designers. Kristjana S Williams We have known Kristjana since the launch of Beyond the Valley where she was creative director for 8 years, since launching her own […]

Kristjana S Williams

Heal’s Discovers 2015 Call for entries ‘Heal’s Discovers 2015’ Introduction Heal’s has a long history of working with emerging design talent, and our annual Heal’s Discovers initiative highlights the brand’s commitment to design education by discovering and nurturing the next generation of designers. As well as an in-house design team, a key part of Heal’s […]

Heal's Discovers 2015