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DESIGN BITES – JUNE

By Claire McCall | 10 June 2021

A modernist escape for the stars, the blackest black on Earth and a modular future (or is it?) What has inspired us: They call it…

Business is Blooming

By Claire McCall | 25 May 2021

Flowers for Nigella. That was part of Olivia Wakem’s memorable first day at a floristry job in London that saw her bringing beautiful blooms to…

DESIGN BITES – MAY

By Claire McCall | 24 May 2021

What got us thinking: Earlier this year, the British Government hosted a design competition entitled Home 2030 to tease out ideas for affordable, efficient and…

What to expect when you’re building new

By Box | 05 May 2021

If you’ve never built before, it can be a daunting commitment. If you want the experience to be a positive one, here are some questions…

Box – The Architect Builder

By Box | 05 May 2021

The Principle of the Architect Builder“The backbone of the process of production we envisage is a new kind of professional who takes responsibility for the…

DESIGN BITES – APRIL

By Claire McCall | 04 May 2021

What’s inspired us: It’s not often you can buy an off-the-shelf product that helps fight the housing crisis and the climate crisis all in one…

Six Tricks with Lighting

By Claire McCall | 27 April 2021

Lighting might not take top billing when it comes to the wishlist that will make a space your own, but it is one of the…

Oh, the places you’ll go: a journey in decision making

By Claire McCall | 15 April 2021

The design decisions we make when building a home aren’t always based on fashion or finance. Sometimes they hark back to our childhood. That’s what…

Storing the Printed Word

By Box | 14 April 2021

Fill your house with stacks of books, in all the crannies and all the nooks, beseeched Dr Seuss. Here are some rather more stylish ways…