Furniture designer Steuart Padwick’s new Pointe Bedroom range is now available through all branches of Conran. The name comes from ballet – because each piece is poised on these elegantly tapered legs. Made from solid and veneered oak, this range includes a bed, 1 wide and 1 tall chest of drawers, a bedside table and a wardrobe.
3 new colours of Parapan®
Parapan® has launched 3 new colours - hot pink, mint and dark cyan – bringing the choice of glorious, glossy colours to 23 Leading the way in contemporary design trends the impressively comprehensive palette offers a brilliance and depth of colour that is UV stable and will never fade.
This week Nintendo celebrate the 25th anniversary of Super Mario. In 1985 Mario burst on the scene and made his first appearance in Donkey Kong and evolved into Super Mario by 1985. Designs from these iconic games are now available as self adhesive wall decals. Easy peel, easy stick, moveable and reusable – all available from Supernice. To celebrate the world’s most favourite plumbers birthday Supernice are offering a £10 discount on Nintendo related products until 15th October.
www.supernice.co.uk Tel: 020 7613 3890
OPENS FLAGSHIP STORE
Place: 570 Kings Road, London SW6 Date: September 2010 WovenGround, who through their brilliant on-line store have become the UK’s favourite source for rugs, are now opening their own flagship store this autumn in Kings Road, in the heart of designland. Customers can choose from over 800 rugs, many of them exclusive, many sourced from the world’s top rug manufacturers. Rugs in all shapes and sizes, from traditional designs to the very latest trends in colour, texture, technique and pattern will be on display. All the top names in the industry will be represented, many available exclusively from WovenGround in the UK – Nani Marquina, Gan, Calvin Klein, Long Barn, Brink & Campman and Ligne Pure to name a few. An Opening Exclusive:
Mangas by Patricia Urquiola
Mangas ( Spanish for sleeves) wooed the crowds when first seen at this year’s Milan Furniture Fair and WovenGround will be the first to stock this unique collection in the UK. The rugs are based on patchwork of different wool knits, different combinations of colours and different shapes, going from Manga Farol (lantern) to Manga de Campana (bell-shaped), Mangas Globo (balloon) and Mangas Rectangular.The rugs can be laid together on the floor for truly dramatic effect. They can also make wonderful wall-hangings.
Price from £1499
Kings road will offer an exclusive range of bespoke designer products including hand knotted, silk, mohair & linen products with a new range of eco yarns & dyes using vegetable dye only. They will be offering a range of designer collections with new products from Gan, Nani Marquina & Ligne Design. There will be a wide range of designer names available from Ron Arad, Oscar Tusquets, Christian Zuzunaga, Jean Marie Massaud, Patricia Urquiola, Sandra Figurola & Marie Mees to name a few. The store will offer a unique colour wall offering the widest range of textured rugs available in Europe. New Designer patchwork hides – introducing Ebru New and exciting.. and exclusive to Wovenground – Natural flooring products from Natural Rug Company. These are wild chunky products using Abaca & Raffi in a way never seen before in the UK. www.wovenground.com