London Design Links: Bill Amberg

“Bill Amberg, estabilished in 1984, is driven by a vision to create beautiful leather goods. The Bill Amberg group incorporates an international fashion wholesale division, bespoke design consultancy, architectural projects department and now a flagship store in London’s Notting Hill Gate with retail distribution across the UK, US and Asia.” – BillAmberg.com

London Design Links: Stepevi

Stepvi is quite simply the finest rug company I’ve seen. Its beginnings originate from Istanbul in 1919. Since that time, they have managed to create the most sumptuous rugs ever known. This year’s collection follows in the sumptuous tradition including pieces such as the “Touch Me” A soft, fuzzy, pin-striped rug that also comes in […]

London Design Links: Rabih Hage

Rabi Hage is one of those galleries in London that I will kill for in the States. They are devoted to finding cutting edge artists and designers and exhibiting their work. The key here is designers. I rarely find galleries willing to feature works from the useful arts, and I commend Rabih Hage for sticking […]

London Design Links: Boca Do Lobo

Yet Another fabulous London Furniture Maker. Boca Do Lobo has created one of my favorite new consoles harkening back to my grandma’s house circa 1978. BL designs and produces high decoration furniture complements, satisfying even the most demanding admirers. Our public shares our passion: a design that reflects an urban and simultaneously classical lifestyle. We […]

London Design Links: Suzy Hoodless

“Experience of working as an art director and stylist has given Suzy an enviable national and international network of suppliers, which she augments with regular visits to markets, fairs and makers studios. This ensures Suzy’s designs are unique and wide ranging, unlike the standard, mass produced pieces that many designers select from catalogues in the […]

London Design Links: The Pimlico Road

“This unique village, formed by various streets converging on the Pimlico Road, has been long established as an area of individual retailers and businesses catering for the discerning shopper, interior designer, collector and all-round ‘bon viveur’. It is conveniently situated just off Sloane Square, bordering on the stylish and cosmopolitan communities of Chelsea and Belgravia. […]

London Design Links: Designers Guild

” Designers Guild designs, manufactures and distributes furnishing fabrics and wallcoverings. There are currently over 50 collections in its portfolio, as well as a wide variety of home and lifestyle products; most notably, bed & bath ranges and furniture as well as collections of carpets, rugs, paint, stationery and accessories and the Fragrant Home collection […]

London Design Links: Benchmark Furniture

“The furniture is handmade by craftsmen at our workshop in West Berkshire. The designs are exclusive to Benchmark and have been developed with leading designers including Shin and Tomoko Azumi, Terence Conran, Thomas Heatherwick and Russell Pinch.” –Benchmark

London Design Links: Danish Embassy / Townhouse DK

“The Townhouse DK will open as a showroom in mid September during the London Design Festival and will remain open as a Danish design showroom for the rest of the year. The Danish companies will use the townhouse as a daily showroom and for special events, speeches and meetings with clients and contacts. The idea […]

London Design Links: Victoria and Albert Museum

“The purpose of the Victoria and Albert Museum is to enable everyone to enjoy its collections and explore the cultures that created them; and to inspire those who shape contemporary design. All our efforts are focused upon a central purpose – the increased use of our displays, collections and expertise as resources for learning, creativity […]