Magenta’s news round-up: 10th December

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While some people might already be winding down for the Christmas break, the organisations making the headlines in this week’s news certainly haven’t slowed down. Read on for our penultimate roundup of 2018. How the Family Room Went Public Written by Alexandra Large, this latest ‘story’ from Herman Miller tells a tale of the beloved family room and how it …

Stepping into Spring with the latest design trends at the BCFA show

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This week, the Old Truman Brewery in Brick Lane opened its doors for the British Contract Furnishing Association’s (BCFA) first ever Spring design show. The Brewery is a landmark London venue, home to various other design shows (such as the London Design festival), fashion pop ups (think the massive American Apparel discount store) and sporting events (cast your mind back …

Clerkenwell Design Week 2016

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(Written by Esme Banks Marr) Day 1. Team Jo and Esme (affectionately known as ‘Jesme’) arrived in EC1 for our first Clerkenwell Design Festival. Magenta stickers lined the pavement, pointing towards exhibitions and events; magenta banners decorated the streets; and magenta feather flags were outside all the hottest showrooms in town. I think it’s safe to say we felt quite at …