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SBID Accredited CPD: Karndean Designflooring’s ‘Social Media for the Interior Design Profession’

The UK’s market leader in luxury vinyl flooring Karndean Designflooring took centre stage at Molineux football stadium in Wolverhampton, on Tuesday (1st April) to present their ‘Social media for the Interior Design Profession’ in partnership with The Society of British and International Design (SBID). With an impressive turnout of more than 40 attendees, the evening […]

SBID Accredited CPD: Integrated aquariums in design & space

The most recent SBID accredited Continual Professional Development (CPD) event captured my attention, for its’ uniqueness both in subject matter and in presentation. An underrated and arguably unique feature, Aquafront presented the evenings’ talk on aquariums in interior design and architecture. As designers, we often run through mental checklists when designing a space, layout, structure, […]

Delivering the Dream

By Bernard Otulakowski, Managing Director of SieMatic Kitchens As someone who has a degree in Interior Design myself, I was delighted to be able to host a SBID breakfast meeting, and meet others whose business is also to ‘deliver a dream that the customer hasn’t seen yet’. I’m enthusiastic about working with like-minded professionals to […]

SBID Accredited CPD “IP Law for Designers”

The Audio Lounge Showroom was filled with designers and architects wanting to know more about IP Law or get further clarity on their creative rights at this important and informative SBID accredited CPD event. IP or “Intellectual Property” right is a legal protection offered to protect the “creative ideas” of an artist, musicians, writers, designer, […]

10 Interior Design Trends to Ignore in 2014

Every year, designers predict the most fashionable interior design trends for the coming year. They base these predictions on the latest designs showcased at the runway and exhibitions like London’s Grand Designs Live. Design features like trending colours, textures, patterns, furniture styles, and spatial arrangements are all considered. Customers take design trend predictions to heart […]