Nicholas Engert has developed the concept of Fourth Dimension Lighting to emphasise the importance that light plays in interior design, architecture and landscape design. He aims for lighting that is discreet, glare-free and layered to produce different effects and moods whilst recognising the importance that shadows and daylight play in the overall design. Nicholas Engert will work on one room or an entire house and will incorporate control systems for dimming and scene setting if required. Based in Berkshire the company carries out commissions in London and southern England working for both private clients, designers and builders.
Web Blinds are an expert online retailer who specialise in high quality made to measure blinds. Their extensive collection boasts hundreds of different ranges including roman blinds, roller blinds, venetians, verticals, pleated blinds and wooden blinds as well as Perfect Fit blinds for conservatories and roof blinds for VELUX ® windows. Their simple guides allow customers to measure and fit themselves and each product comes with an extended three-year guarantee. Web Blinds have been online for 17 years and in that time they have covered over 1 million windows in the UK.
Samarkand’s stunning collection of lampshades and lamp bases is designed to illuminate, complement and enhance any style. Whether it’s the cool and crisp feel of a beach house or the rich and romantic ambience of an English country house, their lampshades bring a distinctive quality to every room in an extensive range of sizes. Inspired by the classic ‘English’ look and by travels across India, Africa and Central Asia the collection brings together the vibrant and the eclectic, reflecting the stories of craftsmanship from across the world. Included is a selection of vintage kantha quilts, cushions and suzanis. A fully bespoke service is also offered.
Unni and Evans is an independently-owned online retailer offering a wide variety of contemporary furniture ranges which are distinctly different from what is usually present in traditional retail. The founders have a particular commitment to promoting sustainable furniture and accordingly reclaimed is a recurrent theme throughout. This eco-friendly element is often reflected within their industrial-inspired furniture collections, with industrial being a particularly favoured style.
Launched in 2016, the fair has a vibrant mix of over 50 exhibitors from across the UK and Europe and members of the Antiques Young Guns movement have injected a whole new dimension to the event, bringing with them an audience who have inspired a new generation to mix antiques and C20th design in the modern home. For a free ticket visit their website.
A home lift is a way of maintaining independence in your home, enabling you to stay in the home you love for longer. Home Lift Experts represents three major brands of home lifts designed to maximise space restrictions, while allowing you to move around your home comfortably and safely. They offer expert advise and guide you through the process, from a home visit through installation, to help you to select the right home lift for your lifestyle and budget.
Claire Gaudion designs contemporary fabrics and rugs for modern interiors, innovating with colour, pattern and texture. Their design studio also provides a custom design service for rugs. Claire Gaudion’s contemporary textiles and rugs offer a variety of intricately crafted patterns, weaves and textures, each with a unique story, steeped in tradition in both their design and manufacture. Rugs are produced in collaboration with Momo Rugs, members of Care and Fair, an industry initiative of the European carpet trade.
Amanda Leader offers a complete interior design service, from concept to colour, furniture, soft furnishings, and bespoke design. She stocks a lovely selection of mainly French decorative antiques, including beds, armoires, chairs, mirrors, lighting, kitchenalia and glassware. Specialising in French antique and vintage textiles, there's always available 19th and 20th century hemp and linen sheets, tea towels, pillowcases, tablecloths and serviettes.
An exceptional range of contemporary lighting designed and made in Kent. The unique collection features pendant lights in a range of metals and materials including drum pendant shades with metallic trims, unique architectural chandeliers, exquisite wall lights and table lamps inspired by North African crafts. Fosbery Studio also offers a range of accessories, including drop rods, cord sets and bulbs. The Studio specialises in producing high quality original lighting to client's design for special projects. See examples on their website of bespoke hotel and restaurant installations.
British 'trade only' suppliers of over 500 products made in their factory in Jaipur, India and distributed worldwide. There's a wholesale shipping by container arm to the business and a membership drop-ship scheme operating in the U.K, with no minimum order. They supply a huge range of solid wood, painted and upholstered furniture and interior accessories to retailers and business to business. Customised orders, including changes to design, style, finish, colour, material and size are by request.
Potterton Books are leading specialists of new titles and out of print books concerning architecture, landscape or interior design and decoration, period styles, furniture, curtains, upholstery, textiles, decorative ironwork, carpets and rugs, silver, jewellery, ceramics, glass and sculpture. They offer a sourcing service for unusual titles, advice on building a collection or supply complete libraries to suit customers' requirements. They exhibit at interior and garden design, art and antique fairs worldwide.
A carefully curated collection of beautifully printed fabrics from a group of highly talented artisan designers who work on their fabrics with huge artistic input and love. Each designer creates their own very individual designs: delightful florals, naïve etchings, Turkish and Indian inspired motifs, muted abstracts and delicate weaves. All are hand- blocked or screen-printed on natural fabrics. The collections have been chosen for their own creative stories; an eclectic mix that weaves together to create a cohesive mix. Designers develop their collections in their own time rather than routinely launching new collections each Spring and Autumn.
Colourful bespoke lampshades made from vintage and one- off fabrics so each design is a limited edition. Recently launched, a collection of lampshades in silk fabric that can be repeated and can be made to order with custom colour trims. Both collections are available in sizes from 14” – 22” The lampshades are part of the Penny Morrison Accessories collection - a treasure trove of finds that includes handmade ceramic lamps, limited edition cushions in vintage fabrics, hand-painted colourful ceramic tableware and slipper chairs and ottomans upholstered in handwoven throws and vintage Suzanis.
Ana Engelhorn is a residential London-based interior designer whose rough luxury approach emphasises natural elements and rich textural sensations with a modern twist. She loves working with organic materials and furniture in its raw state to craft stunning homes that complement her clients. Born in Switzerland, with Spanish and German roots, she incorporates her international background and interests in travel and art into her work. Ana loves sharing her energy and ideas on how to live better with the old, the renewed and the new to create fresh, timeless interiors her clients feel at home in.
An interior design and interior architecture practice for turnkey projects, providing project management services for renovations, extensions and new builds. Falchi Interiors design bespoke furniture, interior finishes, soft furnishings along with bathrooms, kitchens and lighting schemes for both homes and gardens. Having a strong working relationship with clients in addition to designing a beautiful and unique home, within budget, which reflects the people who live in it, is their ultimate aim.
Established in 1987, Balmain & Balmain is a family owned British brand with over thirty years of experience designing and manufacturing the finest quality bespoke furniture. Their workshop and showroom are based in the Wiltshire/Berkshire borders. These picturesque surroundings inspire their beautifully finished furniture, made with the best in traditional and modern manufacturing techniques. The Balmain & Balmain range of sofas, armchairs, dining chairs and footstools are all made to order. All designs can be fully customised and come in a range of sizes, as well as bespoke options. Their personalised approach and attention to detail make for pieces of furniture that are truly unique to your home or project.
The British Design Shop is a contemporary online furniture label championing authentic modern British design, made in Britain. British Design Shop specialises in the production of beautifully individual, high quality pieces in wood and upholstery. All furniture pieces are shaped by the here and now, bringing distinctive style to everyday living. Buying from the British Design Shop means you are buying authentic British goods direct from the maker, created by skilled local craftsmen, using only the most select materials. And key to everything at the British Design Shop is teamwork, loyalty and a strong sense of decency by looking after their people, playing fair and taking care of the planet.
Dedar was established in 1976, as a family-run fabric house, expressing its own personal style with cutting-edge contemporary collections. Located close to Como, in the heart of the manufacturing district, Dedar's ongoing dialogue with skilled craftsmen and textile specialists has allowed for experiment and innovation ensuring they consistently attain product perfection. Known for their seductive colour palettes and unexpected patterns, Dedar's fabrics combine precious yarns with fibre technology research to offer elegant solutions for curtains, upholstery and wall coverings with a timeless quality. Since 2011, Dedar has partnered with Hermès for the production and distribution of their home and wallpapers collection, displayed in all Dedar showrooms.
Period Mouldings' archive of historic examples of architectural joinery includes timber skirting boards, architraves, picture and dado rails, skirting and corner blocks, panel moulds, ceiling moulds, architraves and period style fire doors. The range extends from Georgian (1714-1837) to Victorian (1837-1901) and Edwardian (1901-1920) styles and also includes contemporary designs, ideal for restoration of period properties and for adding architectural features to new builds. There's also a bespoke service which allows you to create your own unique style of moulding or to match any existing moulding from a specific design or sample. Extensive catalogue and nationwide delivery.
A curated selection of furniture and accessories; elusive, characterful mid-century, vintage and contemporary items sought after for their originality: sideboards, cabinets, dressers, contemporary and antique rugs, architectural salvage, farmhouse tables, cushions, lampshades, sculpture, benches, glassware, armchairs, desks, furniture and ornaments for indoors or gardens. There's also a collection of wallpapers, lamps and lampshades, sofas, tables and accessories specifically for childrens' rooms. Search the website or try their Sourcing Service for rare finds.