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ercol special editions for new John Lewis store

September 9, 2011
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To celebrate the opening of the new John Lewis store in Stratford on 13th September, ercol with John Lewis, have commissioned three avant-garde designers to carry out make-overs on our pilgrim range. London based artist and designer, James Joyce has given the pilgrim sideboard a black finish with jaunty coloured bottles and containers painted

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New Designers 2011 show

August 5, 2011
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New Designers is an annual exhibition held at the Business Design Centre in London.  It showcases the work of design students from a wide range of disciplines.  At this year’s show held in July, the Bucks New University Furniture Design students were out in force, many showing pieces they had designed in a collaborative project […]

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ercol at the Triangle

July 8, 2011
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Swindon has long been home to the “magic roundabout” but now it also has the Triangle – a new development of affordable eco-friendly homes by Kevin McCloud’s company Hab Oakus and housing roup GreenSquare.  The houses use carefully considered design and materials to make the homes cheap to run whilst keeping the build costs around

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Thinking Space

February 1, 2011
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As well as all us manufacturers showing our wares, trade show Interiors 2011 had a large area called “Thinking Space” where various creative ideas were explored.  Designers Block showcased a number of themes, including Bodging Milano – chairs produced by a group of nine designers who met for six days in Clissett’s Wood, Herefordshie to […]

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The Temporium (with prize draw!)

December 2, 2010
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The Temporium is a pop-up shop concept featuring the UK’s best design-led brands, in collaboration with Dezeen magazine.  For just ten days, from 9th December, the Temporium will be taking up residence at 221 Brompton Road, London,  just a short walk from Harrods and Harvey Nichols.  ercol are delighted to have been picked as one […]

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Donna Wilson studio couches

September 23, 2010
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Donna Wilson has produced two special versions of the ercol 355 studio couch for design show Tent London, which runs 23rd to 26th September.  Donna is perhaps best know for her quirky knitted creatures, and one of her studio couches draws on this featuring knitted cushions and using the chair arm lists like large knitting needles […]

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Treviso desk at John Lewis

March 10, 2010
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We’re delighted that our treviso desk is now available through John Lewis.  Designed by renowned British furniture designer, Matthew Hilton, and made in our Buckinghamshire factory from American oak, the treviso desk is a strikingly elegant, clean-lined design.  The forward angled legs provide a unique silhouette to this piece, making it instantly recognisable. Two drawers […]

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New Treviso Range by Matthew Hilton

October 9, 2009
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Our new Treviso range, by renowned furniture designer Matthew Hilton, was officially launched at design show Tent London this September.  The Treviso range has a simple, streamlined elegance and contemporary look.  The range has already received recognition, being shortlisted for the final of the Wood Awards later this month. The Wood Awards celebrate excellence in […]

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