- Ross Charlton, head of product and design at Charltons Furniture, laments the lack of focus on design here in the UK, concentrating instead on lower quality, cheap products. Charlton, Ross // Cabinet Maker;11/16/2012, Issue 5813, p12
In this article, the author discusses on the lack of focus on design of furniture in Great Britain owing to the economic recession. He informs that people in Great Britain are focusing on cheaper products and are less concerned on the quality of the product. He opines that there is no point in...
- Furniture FORWARD. // Bon Appetit;Apr2005, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p148
Presents several kitchen tables. Price of the Francisco dining table; Features of the Eolo table; Design of the Collina dining table.
- Views. Jourdan, Martin // Cabinet Maker;10/27/2006, Issue 5511, p9
The article comments on the opportunity of furniture designers to put more labor into products in Great Britain. The author stressed that local labor should produce products that are competitive than the imported furniture finished product. Designers need to offer better quality and service to...
- ON AND OFF THE AVENUE: ABOUT THE HOUSE. Malcolm, Janet // New Yorker;5/9/1970, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p124
The article comments on the issue of producing multipurpose furniture to match the lunatic inspiration of the nineteenth-century pieces in New York City. It offers information on the designs of convertible sofas and television sets. It discusses the range of prices for furniture particularly the...
- Designer's choice. Garet, Barbara // Wood & Wood Products;Mar94, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p34
Discusses furniture designers' personal favorites among the selection of designs they have created throughout their careers. Ray Sobota; Steve Hodges; Laurel Clark; Bill de Blaay; O.B. Solie.
- New designers. Waller, Richard // Cabinet Maker;07/16/99, Issue 5146, p2
Features the winners of the furniture section of the `New Designers,' an important show for young design talents in Great Britain. Themes; Presentation of the entries; Sponsors of the event; Schedule of events; Contact information.
- Furniture Fair reveals Spaniards prefer blond. Baylis, Sophie // Cabinet Maker;10/5/2001, Issue 5258, p5
Presents the Furniture Fair in Valencia. Features of the side tables; Focus on the trends in the living room design; Description of the leather upholstery and wooden dining chairs.
- Quintet vie for design prizes. // Cabinet Maker;05/12/2000, Issue 5187, p3
Reports that five furniture designers will compete for the 2000 Oxo/Peugeot Design Awards.
- Talent spotting. Waller, Richard // Cabinet Maker;07/23/99, Issue 5147, p14
Examines the product designs created by up-and-coming furniture designers who participated in the New Designers 99 show in Great Britain. Creative and lateral approach to designing furniture products; Range of materials and colors; Aesthetic and utilitarian value of the designs.