Designer in Profile: Louis Henri Bührmann – Managing Director of Louis Henri Ltd

Name:  Louis Henri Bührmann  Company: Louis Henri Ltd Position within company: Managing Director and Pekingese Tamer Website:   Tell us a little about your background in design (education, experience, etc.) I was born in South Africa, travelled the world and returned to Johannesburg to complete my degree in Interior Architecture at the university of Technology in 2001. I came to London in 2002. Having gained experience working at Andrew Martin, Northacre and finally setting up Louis Henri a decade ago. How

Designer In Profile: Rupert Bevan – Founder and CEO of Rupert Bevan Ltd

Name: Rupert Bevan Company: Rupert Bevan Ltd Position within company: Founder / Owner / CEO Website: . Tell us a little about your background in design (education, experience, etc) My background is primarily in craftsmanship rather than design. I learned a vast amount from the apprenticeship I did in gilding and restoration, which taught me how to use an endless variety of materials and techniques. In terms of design my background is in having worked with a bewildering array

Designer In Profile: Tom Faulkner – Founder at Tom Faulkner

Name: Tom Faulkner Company: Tom Faulkner Position within company: Founder Website: Tell us a little about your background in design (education, experience, etc.) I started designing and making things back in the early nineties. I have no formal training but always liked working with my hands, and have always been interested in ‘process’. How would you describe your personal design style? Restrained, distinctive, elegant. I try to rely on line and proportion, without the addition of unnecessary ornament. Where does your design

Designer Profile- Rebecca James of Interior Desires

Name: Rebecca James Company: Interior Desires Position within company: Director Website: . Tell us a little about your background in design. I studied Interior design at Chelsea College of Art and started my company straight after. My first project was the renovation of my house in London which I was lucky enough to get featured in Living Etc in 2005. My career sort of took off from there, mostly working through recommendations and referrals. This year I’m working on

Designer Profile: Janey Butler of Janey Butler Interiors

Name: Janey Butler Company: Janey butler Interiors Position within company: Design Director and Owner Website: Tell us a little about your background in design… I studied at Cheltenham Art College and The London College of Fashion where I graduated in Textile Design. Early on in my career, I travelled extensively with my work in Asia, The Middle East, Australia, and Europe. This enabled me to experience many beautiful countires, cultures and landscapes. Exposure to such beauty and diversity has

Designers In Profile: Neil Edwards and Esti Buesa Diaz, Directors of AV Architects

Name: Neil Edwards and Esti Buesa Diaz Company: AV Architects Position within company: Directors Website: Tell us a little about your background (education, experience, etc) The AV element of our studio name comes from who we are, where we lived and what we believe in: Anglo – Vasca Alava – Vitoria Arquitectura Viva!! The Anglo of the pair Neil was born in Shrewsbury, Shropshire in 1973 and completed his architectural education at the Oxford School of Architecture in 1998. Although

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Further success for Banda Property: Shortlisted for City Space Award

design et al are pleased to announce that Banda Property been shortlisted for a CitySpace UK Award in the International Design and Architecture Awards 2016. The two apartments comprising the Heritage Collection are the showcase element of the Parkgate House renovation and the second and final stage of the development. The first stage of this renovation sold out within 24 hours of its launch. Banda Property’s aim was to breathe new life into this historic building of traditional style and

Further success for Mari Ianiq, Shortlisted for a Table Award

design et al are pleased to announce the further success of MARI IANIQ in the International  Product Design  Awards 2016, shortlisted for a Table Award. The already iconic HAPPY CLOVER side table is one of the most important designs from MARI IANIQ, featuring the four-leaf clover motif as its top with handmade metal framings and nacre inlays. The product is also available in an exclusive, limited edition version, where the decorative balls and table tops are made from semi-precious stones like

Further Success for Taylor Interiors: Shortlisted for Bathroom Award

design at al are pleased to announce that Taylor Interiors have been shortlisted once again for The International Design and Architecture Awards in the Bathroom category. This beautifully constructed villa in the Puerto Andratx hills has stunning views overlooking the surrounding bay. A British developer tasked the Taylor Interiors design team with balancing and harmonizing the clean symmetrical lines of the property’s minimalist architecture and through the decor adding warmth and comfort to the large spaces. The master bathroom echoes the minimalist aesthetic with

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