Edit: Bar Stools

Following feedback that bar stools are often a struggle to source we selected a few of those available on eporta for you below. 1. Carisma Bar Stool – The Carisma Bar Stool can quickly add an industrial touch to a room with its range of metal finishes. 2. Draper Kitchen and Bar Stool – Available in American walnut…

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Edit: Brands That Manufacture In The UK

Below is a small selection of our brands who manufacture within the UK. Ranging from sofas through to vases, they each showcase the extraordinary skills held by designers and craftsmen based in the United Kingdom. 1. Flying Scotsman by Aditi Studios– A classic ceramic downlighter with a creative twist through material experimentation. 2. Hatton Tub Chair by A…

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Interview: Puik Art

Puik Art is a collective made up of talented, young Dutch Designers. The collective helps these designers launch their work and develop products under the label, as well as designing for other companies. We talked with Lara van der Lugt, the designer behind the stunning glassware set, to discover what inspires her and what advice she can give to designers at…

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Interview: BigDesign

BigDesign may be a young brand, but they are already putting the spotlight on recycling and reuse within lighting design. We discussed their views on why design matters and what advice they can give to other designers in their position. Can you briefly talk me through your background and your design philosophy? I graduated in 2007…

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Interview: Boeme

We sat down with Jo Bound, the fine artist and fabric designer behind Boeme, to talk about her design process, British manufacturing, and why design matters to her. You come from a fine art background. Do you feel like there’s a tension between what we might broadly call “art” and “craft”?  I don’t believe there…

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Interview: FunkyDoris

Norwegian brand FunkyDoris are ticking a lot of boxes at the moment, combining pared- back Scandinavian cool with pops of bright colour and retro influences. See them this London Design Festival at the eporta stand at Decorex and 100% Design. We sat down with FunkyDoris founder Tove Trydal to talk design, inspiration, and happy homes. What inspires your work?  …

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