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  • IKEA explores new materials in furniture design

  • BIID promote British design in Japan

  • Sofa Workshop and Red Magazine collaborate with new sofa designs

  • Wallcoverings firm collaborates with textile designer

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Furniture retail executives jailed for copyright infringement

The UK-based company, DR International Ltd – trading as Designers Revolt and owned by Lennart Nyberg, was registered in the Isle of Man but mainly traded in the Swedish market, which has a design copyright law of 70 years, sold copies of designer furniture and lamps.

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Former BIID president receives OBE recognition

The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) has announced that its former president Diana Yakeley has been awarded an OBE from HRH Prince William for services to the interior design industry.

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BIID reveals Student Design Challenge winner

The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) has announced that the University of Hertfordshire team has won this year’s BIID Student Design Challenge.

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Design Museum now open following collaboration with Vitra

Swiss-based furniture company Vitra has partnered with the Design Museum to fit its new location out with furniture and retail interior solutions.

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Northern Design Award winners revealed

Organisers of the Northern Design Awards have revealed the winners of this year’s categories.

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New contemporary furniture design company launched at Decorex

Furniture design and manufacturer Lutyens Furniture & Lighting has announced the launch of a new company, headed by Candia Lutyens.

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IKEA explores new materials in furniture design

9 December 2016

Swedish furniture giant IKEA has announced that its design team are exploring a new batch of materials to create furniture.

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BIID promote British design in Japan

9 December 2016

The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) is celebrating a successful trade visit to Japan, promoting British design.

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Interiors firm grows sales and profits double-digit; new website and store planned for 2017

9 December 2016

Northumberland-based Dickinsons Furnishers Group has reported a 22% increase in turnover as well as growing profits up by 72%.

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Sofa Workshop and Red Magazine collaborate with new sofa designs

6 December 2016

Long Eaton-based upholstery manufacturer and retailer Sofa Workshop has formed a strategic collaboration with publication Red Magazine to create a collection of sofas.

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Wallcoverings firm collaborates with textile designer

5 December 2016

Welsh-based wallcoverings and fabrics manufacturer Newmor has announced a new collaboration with textile designer Ptolemy Mann.

Designers revolt web

Furniture retail executives jailed for copyright infringement

2 December 2016

The UK-based company, DR International Ltd – trading as Designers Revolt and owned by Lennart Nyberg, was registered in the Isle of Man but mainly traded in the Swedish market, which has a design copyright law of 70 years, sold copies of designer furniture and lamps.