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London Design Festival 2018 – our highlights from this year

Drawing in some of the country’s greatest creatives, the London Design Festival annually showcases the UK’s buzzing design community. Through the month of September, it has grown to become one of the largest festivals of its kind in Europe. As a designer, it is certainly not one to miss and is a must for your…

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Dulux Colour of the Year 2019: Spiced Honey

Marianne Shillingford, Creative Director for Dulux visited the National Design Academy to present Dulux Colour of the Year 2019: Spiced Honey. Spiced Honey has a warm amber tone that perfectly captures the Dulux ‘Let the Light in’ theme. It can be calming and nourishing, or more stimulating and energising, depending on the light and colours…

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Trix + Robert Haussmann: A Retrospective

The Log-O-Rithmic Slide Rule. Playing with perspective with Trix + Robert Haussmann Last week NDA Tutor, Stephen headed to the Nottingham Contemporary to visit the UK’s first retrospective of the Swiss Architects and Designers Trix + Robert Haussmann. The couple, who’s notable works spans decades, covers projects from buildings to product design and furniture. Trix…

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INDEX Dubai 2018

Bursting at the seams with innovation and inspiration INDEX Dubai 2018 was not one to be missed. INDEX Dubai is an event for everybody. From experienced Architects and Interior Designers, to Product Designers, Suppliers and Manufacturers. It’s a great for new up and coming Designers and you will never guess who else was there? Us,…

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TREND: Five Key Design Trends for 2018

Step into spring with the hottest design trends of 2018 In this blog we’re looking at 5 key design trends emerging for 2018. The 5 trends are all extremely different pulling inspiration from different eras and societal needs making for an interesting mix of styles. Terrazzo Source: Nicolas Dorval-Bory Architects The trend of bringing serious…

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