July 2013

  1. Festival of Speed

    Festival of Speed

    It's Glorious! ... get your tickets here if you haven't already... Goodwood... https://ticketing.goodwood.com/buytickets/gloriousgoodwood.aspx
  2. Sail Cloth Furniture...

    Sail Cloth Furniture...

    Sail cloth furniture... for the coastal folk out there...
  3. The London Olympics... at Kensington Design

    The London Olympics... at Kensington Design

    Going well so far.....isn't it - The London Olympics.. The only answer a client informed us - was to drink our way through this whole sporting thing. Choose something you never touch - just to give it a sense of...
  4. Furniture Restoration and Upholstery...

    Furniture Restoration and Upholstery...

    Give a new lease of life to tired looking furniture, or add a modern twist to a more traditional piece... if the fabrics in stock... you could have a "new" chair or sofa in a week or two!
  5. Columbian Slum Gets Giant Outdoor Escalator

    Columbian Slum Gets Giant Outdoor Escalator

    Officials in Colombia's second-largest city (Medellin) have inaugurated a giant, outdoor escalator for residents of one of its poorest slums.
  6. Mad About Cushions...

    Mad About Cushions...

    We've gone mad about cushions here at Kensington Design ... whatever your choice of cushion pad we've got it... and they are all here in our shop to have a look at... Any size, any type and any shape... we've...
  7. Ever Wondered Who Transports Priceless Art...

    Ever Wondered Who Transports Priceless Art...

    Well now you know... Over thirty years of experience and research have resulted in Momart being a company with highly developed practices and procedures. We have an international reputation as an expert on the handling of fine art and antiquities...
  8. Old Plastic Bins Are Recycled ...

    Old Plastic Bins Are Recycled ...

    Old plastic bins are recycled and get new again - holes are mended and plastic pieces are woven together with wicker, rattan and weed. Every bin is unique. These half-plastic, half-wicker waste paper bins are made with the Aeta people...
  9. Wish We Had This in London

    Wish We Had This in London

    Courier bike service set up in Milan... The idea of Urban Bike Messengers was founded by a group of urban cycling enthusiasts with the intention of bringing a courier bike service to Milan. This service not only beats the traffic...
  10. Edinburgh Festival Fringe Coming Up

    Edinburgh Festival Fringe Coming Up

    It's all about taking a "staycation " this summer... Staycations are far less costly than a holiday involving traveling... why not head to Edinburgh for the weekend/week and go to the Fringe festival ... the world's largest arts festival Statistics...
  11. Jocelyn Burton - Silversmith

    Jocelyn Burton - Silversmith

    Check out the beautiful ceiling light design here by Jocelyn Burton ... http://jocelynburton.com/
  12. Ethical Design ... Not Just Sustainability

    Ethical Design ... Not Just Sustainability

    What is ethical design... the term ethical design is often considered and confused with "green" design - but what ethical design also encompasses is providing hope and employment for communities... check out these beautiful leather lampshades made from made from...
  13. Warm Up for the Olympics... Check out This Exhibition Here in Kensington

    Warm Up for the Olympics... Check out This Exhibition Here in Kensington

    Want to get in the Olympic spirit of things... go and check out this exhibition ... given the intermittent weather at the moment, we've no doubt you will have a spare moment to pop into the gallery ... conveniently located...
  14. Hanging Television ...

    Hanging Television ...

    Check out this new TV system with a difference... hanging from the ceiling... the tv contains a set of Apple TV friendly BeoPlay V1 TV sets and an advanced iPad speaker dock. The company has revised its BeoPlay V1 TV...
  15. Brand New Fabric in Our Shop in London...

    Brand New Fabric in Our Shop in London...

    We have just got a brand new range of fabric from Design Forum ... We love the new range Tuscany ... Also, as you can see from the images we have hundreds of books so come in, sit down on...

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