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Introducing: Josephine

The Design Net are pleased to announce the Josephine collection, designed by Massimiliano Raggi for Contardi. The classically modern lamps were recently launched at Milan Salone del Mobile 2019. The stunning new collection is tailored with sinuous silhouettes and graceful lines, for an eclectic elegant and retro style. …read more

Milan’s Salone del Mobile report

With over 3,000 exhibitors and designers in Milan and up to 500,000 people visiting the week’s events we very much concentrated on the official show at the Fiera Milano Rho this year, particularly as most of our Brands were exhibiting there. …read more

2019 B&B Italia Outdoor collection

With Spring fast approaching the 2019 B&B Italia Outdoor collection has been launched and re-energised with fresh colours, and fresh designs. Finding inspiration from vibrant hues in nature and marrying them with sophisticated shapes and patterns, they offer a new clever blend of ethnic concepts and architectural precision. …read more

Remembering Florence Knoll Bassett

It is with sadness that Knoll has announced the death last Friday of Florence Knoll at the age of 101. …read more

A New Year Begins

As we gently start 2019 we were drawn to the Pantone Colour of the year. Living Coral "PANTONE 16-1546 Living Coral" is its full name and according to Pantone it emits the desired, familiar, and energising aspects of colour found in nature. In its glorious, yet unfortunately more elusive, display beneath the sea, this vivifying and effervescent colour mesmerises the eye and mind. Lying at the centre of our naturally vivid and chromatic ecosystem, Living Coral is evocative of how coral reefs provide shelter to a diverse kaleidoscope of colour. …read more

Happy Christmas

The Design Net will be closing for the Christmas period from the 20th December 2018 and re opening for business on the 7th of January 2019. …read more

Uffizi TA, by Contardi

We have on display in our studio, the beautiful Uffizi table lamp. …read more

Nazar rug by Atelier Février

Here’s the finishing touches to a gorgeous custom made Nazar rug which we recently commissioned from The Invisible Collection for a private London resident. …read more

Dear Santa!

As the temperature today climbs to 23 degrees on this October day it is quite unthinkable to mention Christmas, even though mince pies and tins of Quality Street fill the isles of supermarkets. Deadlines however are deadlines and as we slip though this month our thoughts turn to delivering our fabulous furniture before the Christmas shut down. …read more

Ercol factory tour

We were lucky enough to visit and have a personal tour of the  Ercol factory and head quarters in Princes Risborough this Summer.   …read more

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