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Butterflies in Paris

November 7, 2012
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Recently our butterflies have again crossed the Channel, with two installations in Paris, both by Chzon Design.   Located in the Quartier de l’Opera in Paris, Mojo is a kitchen bar whose chef creates the recipes with each ingredient carefully selected directly from small producers. Conceived as a place to share food and meet friends, Mojo […]

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Butterflies on the Thames

October 19, 2012
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We took the opportunity whilst visiting the London Design Festival, to pop into the new las Iguanas restaurant at the Southbank Centre for some of their delicious Latin American food.  The restaurant is part of a modern, glass faced building that runs parallel to one side of the Royal Festival Hall. Las Iguanas have a […]

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Red at Conran

October 9, 2012
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If you visited Conran during the recent London Design Festival, you may have been seeing red – literally.  To celebrate 25 years of Conran at the Michelin Building, The Conran Shop has teamed up with a selection of designers and brands they have worked with over the years to produce a stunning collection of pieces […]

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Saturday in Design Singapore

October 2, 2012
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Following the success of Saturday in Design (SID) in Australia, where it celebrated its 10th anniversary this year, SID launched last year in Singapore.  During Saturdayin Design, the premier designer furniture and homewares showrooms open their doors to allow architects, designers, students and the public to enjoy their showrooms and the special displays and exhibitions […]

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Designjunction fundraiser for Maggies

September 19, 2012
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Designjunction, part to the London Design Festival, is holding a fundraising event for cancer charity Maggie’s.  Designjunction have invited those in the design industry to donate and customise a domestic product in response to the title “Joy of Living”.  Maggie’s co-founder, Maggie Keswick Jencks, once wrote: “Above all what matters is not to lose the […]

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Butterflies by the river

May 22, 2012
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There’s a fine display of butterflies by the River Cam this summer – ercol butterfly chairs that is.   Recently opened, Cambridge’s new Las Iguanas restaurant has a wonderful location by the riverside in the heart of the city.  Situated on the Quayside, you can arrive in style by punt, to sample their signature Brazilian […]

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ercol at Maggies Centre Nottingham

November 4, 2011
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Following hot on the heels of the new Glasgow centre, Maggies have opened a new cancer care centre in Nottingham.  Again, design has been at the heart of providing a welcoming and uplifting oasis for those suffering from cancer.  The stunning new centre comprises four interlocking ovals, elevated about the ground and

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ercol at Westfield

September 27, 2011
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The new Westfield shopping centre in Stratford, just next to the Olympic Park, opened its doors mid-September.  A huge sweeping arcade on multiple floors, it is packed with all the stores you could want and an array of places to eat, including a selection of restaurants on the top floor and vendors selling food styles […]

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