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Ceadogán Rugs

Cool, contemporary handcrafted rugs and wallhangings made in Wexford, Ireland in collaboration with leading Irish textile designers. 25 years of experience in making to specific commission. Check out their Mainie Jellett collection especially. Jellet's estate have given permission for the rug designs Eileen Gray swooned over back in the 30s to be brought to life. They are so stunning, one of the founding partner's Lucy Ryder Richardson has one in her sitting room.

Danad Design

Relaunch of the iconic, midcentury, Pop Art furniture design company Danad Design. Originally set up around the time artists Peter Blake, Bernard Cohen, Barry Daniels, Tom Adams, Edward Wright and Robyn Denny took over a rambling country estate and created a revolutionary new platform to showcase their fine art. Ronnie Wood even had a room in Marden Hill, which was visited by celebs of the day including Rod Stewart and Sylvia Plath. 

Parker & Farr

Parker & Farr have been dedicated to delivering luxury bespoke upholstery since the 1950’s, making it one of the world’s most highly regarded furniture makers. Expertly created by its team of master craftspeople in Nottingham, each piece is meticulously fashioned, making an item of real desirability. Their Benson range was designed by David Hicks, the English interior decorator and designer famed for bright clashing colours and mixing antique and modern.

Parker & Farr have been dedicated to delivering luxury bespoke uph
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making it one of the world
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crafted by its team of master craftsmen and women in Nott
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fashioned, making an item of real desirability.

 

 

 

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Archer and Co

Ian and Judith Archer produce contemporary British furniture using the best of British craftsmanship along with the highest quality materials. Modern clean lines, smooth curves and design-led textiles combined with traditional details in a range of timeless contemporary classics.

 

Armitage Lamp

First imagined in India in 1952 by Edward Armitage, revisited in 2015 by grandson Joe Armitage; the design of the Armitage lamp has evolved over 60 years. "Unusual...original...superb...with a graceful profile like a wading bird...sinuously naturalistic."   World of Interiors Magazine

 

Beynon

Beynon picks up where the modular furniture systems of the 1950s left off - an open, solid and accessible system that's driven by idealism and built to last. Simply put; it's modular crafted furniture.

 

Beyond the Fridge

Beyond the Fridge is a unique collection of home accessories designed by Amanda McIvor. Amanda’s designs often have a retro feel as she is particularly inspired by Mid-Century artists and designers.

 

Brilliant Neon

Stunning retro feel neon designed specifically for the home. Choose from a fab range of our unique designs or commision your own personalised neon. #affordableneon

Carl Hansen & Søn

A combination of hand craftsmanship and rational series production continues to set this company apart today. It was Carl Hansen’s son, Holger, who took a chance on the groundbreaking designs of the young Hans J. Wegner.

 

 

 

 

Case

Case is dedicated to delivering exceptional contemporary design at good value. Working with award-winning designers, Case is a vanguard of creativity and creates furniture that is modern, with integrity and character.

Chris Eckersley

An innovative designer who produces a carefully considered range of furniture and objects, with the aim of creating a classic durability and a long-lasting appeal. Commissions welcomed.

Eames Office

Learn all about the amazing powerhouse that was architect Charles and artist Ray Eames and shop until you drop.

Georgia Bosson

Georgia’s collection of contemporary printed and quilted interior textiles are all made in the UK. Commited to small production runs made from environmentally sound materials, Georgia creates products designed to bring a splash of colour and texture to your home.

Hannah Turner Ceramics

Hannah Turner creates and sells beautiful handmade British ceramics and textiles for the home perfect for gift-givers and collectors alike. Her attention to detail and use of colour produces designs with a touch of wit that look great in any room. 

Hokolo

Architect and surface pattern designer Jen Taylor founded Hokolo in 2012, offering homeware and furniture with bold colours and geometric patterns inspired by the mid-century aesthetics and Jen’s architectural training.

Jane Sarre Ceramics

Simple ceramic serving-ware created individually by Jane Sarre. Designed for use, the clean lines and subtle textures make every meal a feast.

JENS RISOM FURNITURE

Jonathan Stephenson/ Rocket has the European licence to re-issue classic 1950s & 60s furniture designs by the Danish-American designer Jens Risom (b 1916). Viewing by appointment in their London E8 showroom.

 

KATIE WALKER FURNITURE

Katie Walker's furniture is carefully crafted and as beautiful as it is functional, often with an added element of surprise. Available through retailers, direct or to commission.

 

Kevin Dutton Photography

You may recognise his photos from the Apple iPhone6 or our ones with the grey background publicising Modern Shows.

Buy Dutton’s own spectacular images here.

Michelle Mason

Cool graphic wool 'Stella' rugs, lampshades and textiles made exclusively in the UK. Special commissions include the Southbank Centre and London Transport Museum. Visit Michelle Mason's new shop too Mason and Painter.

Mourne Textiles

A design and handloom weaving workshop, set in the Mountain of Mourne in Northern Ireland. Founded by Norwegian textile designer Gerd Hay-Edie in 1947, has a range of sumptuous mid-century designed fabrics.

 

Nazanin Kamali

Nazanin Kamali is an award winning furniture and product designer who has developed a range of exquisitely detailed textile products all originating from her hand-made original artwork.

 

Olivia Scott-Taylor

Finalist of Liberty's ‘Best of British Design’ Open Call 2014, this exciting young actress's lacquered stripe version of the retro school chair is now on sale at the iconic London department store and via us at the marketplace. 

ON&ON

Contemporary made to measure shelving designed to suit spaces perfectly. Shelf lengths are available in any size up to 5 metres and come in a variety of different colours and finishes. ON&ON offers a complete design service from planning through to installation.

Sally Weatherill

This American-born Brit-based textile designer's woven designs pop with colour, pattern and texture. Inspired by her weekly commute to London, this collection tells a visual story of her journeys.

 

 

Seven Gauge Studios

Pure lambswool knitted cushions and blankets made in England. Seven Gauge Studios contemporary products reflect a love of bold pattern and colour, with a midcentury edge.

 

SIVELLINK

Brit born / Denmark based Emma Sivell with her London and Copenhagen offset printed posters and cards. Architecture from both cities form the foundation of the collection. Colour, reflection and nostalgia brings her prints to life.

 

sixninethree

From their London workshop, Sixninethree design and make contemporary furniture predominantly in wood. Always individual and well considered, their work compliments and enhances any modern interior.

 

Skandium

Love mid-century but prefer the spankingly new soap-washed version to the original? Skandium is a wonderful shop filled with Scandinavian delights for the home from all the greats.

Thorsten van Elten

Ever wonder where the designers themselves shop? Check out Thorsten van Elten, owner, producer and manufacturer's wonderful online shop.

Twenty Twenty One

Twentytwentyone has a vast knowledge. Supplying over 60 of the world’s leading designers and manufacturers, they continue to offer vintage alongside classics and contemporary design through their showrooms and website.

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Contact us for our members' basic listing fee. With google analytics, a huge metadata gathered over ten years and a clientele of AB arts, film, advertising, media, finance and design people we are known for upping members' web stats dramatically. 

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