Freitag creates a case for the iPad Mini

Grab a unique and colourful sleeve for your iPad Mini made from recycled lorry tarpaulins

Vitsœ opens first German store

Vitsœ, distributor of some of the most iconic and functional furniture designs in the world since 1959, has opened its first store in Germany – also its first in mainland Europe

Alfredo limited-edition teapot

Georg Jensen designer Alfredo Häberli follows up his Wallpaper* Design Award win with a limited-edition leather-handled porcelain teapot

Designs of the Year 2013

Each year the Design Museum (along with some notable judges) puts on show the best designs from the previous year from product and fashion design to architecture and graphics. I went down to the preview and had a chance to see the show before it opens to the public later this week. Read what I […]

Design classics to buy now

London’s Design Museum is celebrating everything that is extraordinary about ordinary designs, many of which are still in production in one way or another

Window shopping at Paul Smith in Notting Hill

Paul Smith Notting Hill, Kensington Park Road

In the third of the Window Shopping features I’m doing for I took a trip down to the Paul Smith flagship store in Notting Hill. It’s an amazing Georgian house which was gutted and filled with a glass stair case which allows the light to flood through all three floors. Check out my photographs and […]

Do we care enough to save our memories in the digital world?

Inspired by the Design Museum’s new exhibition with Swarovski about how we will perceive our memories in the future and the news that Bruce Willis was supposedly suing Apple for the rights to his music collection I had some thoughts on the subject which I had to write down here

Swarovski brings its precision-cut crystal to the Design Museum

With its new exhibition in London, Swarovski continues its dedication to designer collaborations, which have previously included partnerships with Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent

Selfridges celebrates the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in style

The photos I took of the Selfridges Diamond Jubilee window display have made on to and just in time for Jubilee weekend. See the whole gallery here: A builders’ tea party, the full English breakfast, the high street and the weather: Selfridges celebrates all things British with its Big British Bang window displays for the […]

Shall we dance? The V&A celebrates the ballgown

We take a look at the Victoria and Albert Museum’s new exhibition, which celebrates British glamour since 1950