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Twig panelling Twig panelling is made from solid ash forest thinning, and is designed as sculptural wall finish for large interior walls through to smaller alcoves. The panels are hand built to order and can be made to bespoke dimensions.
THE BIG BLOCK RUG
THE BIG BLOCK RUG, designed by Balanced Design - a design studio in Providence, Rhode Island, USA - unites dramatic blocks of colour with textural shifts and irregular edges. Geometric and yet organic, the rug is inspired by the artistic principles of abstract painter Mark Rothko who in the 1950's
In the heart of the West-Indian plantations, FIBandCO is the first company in the world to have developed a top-of-the-range decorative veneer sheet in four 100% natural colours, composed of banana trunk fibres: GREEN BLADE. Established in Martinique, FIBandCO gives a second life to banana plant trunks.
Picasso Bull Console
Picasso Bull Console Pablo Picasso sketched is a famous series of Bull plates made in December 1945. A deconstruction and devolution of the creature to an abstract geometry. Eleven lithographs in total become a masterwork of bringing realism to abstractionism. Since then, the bull has become a central
Anyone who enjoys reading will have a favourite book and Spineless Classics are a unique way to enjoy literature in a new way - as wall hanging art. Incredibly, the entire text of classic novels is fitted onto a single poster and then laid out in shapes that evoke themes from the plot. Inspiring and
Toronto-based Urbanproduct is currently working with local manufacturers in developing the tile in a number of materials. Wooden and ceramic production batches are expected this year, whilst concrete tiles are currently available. Natural pigments and soya based finish compliment cutting edge technology
PaperBoy make wallpaper for boys' bedrooms that feels crafted, that's good quality, that's thoughtful and has personality. That even has a sense of humour. PaperBoy was conceived when two six year old boys, Rory and Archie, outgrew their nursery-style room and needed a place that they (and their mum,