AYKA Design enjoy further Shortlist Success for the Flooring Award In The International Product Design Awards 2014 ‘CHAMBRAY’ (The City Lanscapes Collection) by AYKA Designs. The inspiration for this piece was borne out of a love of architecture and fashion. The ever changing climate, the light from dusk to dawn, from colour to neutral, from pattern to textures are all an inspiration. The setting of the industrial cityscape fuses into one, harsh industrial lines melt, faces mellow, colours soften to create this beautiful canvas.
AYKA Design Are Shortlisted for the Flooring Award In The International Product Design Awards 2014 ‘Avore’ (The Textures Collection) by AYKA Design South America has been the inspiration for this collection reflecting the most amazing landscapes and colours. Visually stimulated by the richness of the patterns formed by the tropical forest, sunsets and thunderstorms. As a designer, Michelle’s approach behind the design of each individual rug is its story. It inspires her to be bold and not to be afraid of current trends. This
THE SOFA & CHAIR COMPANY enjoy further Shortlist Success for the Chair Award In The International Product Design Awards 2014 The Oscar range is a glamorous collection of love seats, chairs and bar stools which were designed to make an impact. Chic curves and a deep buttoned back are the hallmarks of these pieces, with an optional swivel plinth and sumptuous layers of padding as standard. Oscar’s inspiration came through experimenting with the diameters and proportions of a circle; exploring how to style a
THE SOFA & CHAIR COMPANY Are Shortlisted for the Chair Award In The International Product Design Awards 2014 The Lloyd chair was inspired by coastal scenery, shells and the ocean. It was while taking a walk along the beach that our designer decided he wanted to do something inspired by the scenic beauty of the coast that could fit well within a boutique seaside hotel environment. The result is Lloyd; a sumptuously padded chair that maintains the perfect combination of
Sylka Carpets Are Shortlisted for the Flooring Award In The International Product Design Awards 2014 Developed using the innovative NuSilk fibre system, the SYLKA collection of luxury carpets and rugs is like nothing else on the current carpet and flooring market. The NuSilk fibre system is a luxury micro-fibre specially engineered to replicate the delicate aesthetic qualities of natural silk. Although products made with NuSilk are delicate and luxurious to touch, the polymer from which NuSilk is derived from makes SYLKA extremely durable and hardwearing.
Mindseye Lighting Are Shortlisted for the Lighting Scheme Award In The International Product Design Awards 2014 In 2009 John Pawson Architects were awarded the contract to undertake a vast refurbishment project of the Church of St Moritz and their main aim was to bring clarity and light to the church. Mindseye were appointed as the lighting design team and Associate; Admir Jukanovic, led the team on a five year journey which involved the huge task of designing a scheme that produced
Light IQ are Shortlisted for the Table Award in the International Product Design Awards 2014 Light IQ pushed the boundaries of design and manufacturing with the eye-catching form of this highly original table. The design brief was to create a table which would promote lighting as a design feature of everyday objects. The exceptional ‘TableLamp’ designed by Kirstie Wilson marks the first time Marblo, with it’s Oyster Shell Marble appearace has been utilised to this effect. The multifunctional use of
ShellShock Designs successfully won the Wallcovering award in the International Product Design Awards 2014. The Galaxy Hotel offers luxurious 5-star accommodation within the Galaxy Macau Resort, across Macau’s ‘Old Taipa Village’. ShellShock Designs’ Faux Alabaster is used in many locations across the hotel. The examples shown are an elaborate wall decoration of a supporting pillar extending down to a trendy bar front. Examples of the Faux Alabaster can also be seen as simple dividers that have been back lit, rendering them as
ShellShock Designs are shortlisted for the Wallcovering category in the International Product Design Awards with their stunning White and Black Lip four sided, Crazy Pattern, Mother of Pearl wall panels, for The Heron, London The Heron is one of the most prominent new skyscrapers in the financial heart of the City of London. As part of a large construction the main reception area was fitted with floor to ceiling White Lip and Black Lip Four Sided Crazy Pattern Mother of
Atrium have successfully been shortlisted in the Lighting Lamp award for their Goldman Lamp project in the International Product Design Awards 2014. Banker’s lamps are one of the earliest kinds of electric lamps, made as early as the 1800’s. Typically composed of a solid brass base and a green glass shade, they functioned as accent or task lighting. They were originally used by bankers, who worked for long hours looking at small numbers and needed extra light on their desk