Interview with Space Magazine

Journalist Can Faik and Tim Bowder-Ridger discuss the projects and energy that make up Conran and Partners as well as an insight into the life and routine of our MD for Space International Hotel Design Magazine’s debut issue. You’ve been…

DEL BOY, CENTRE POINT AND LONDON’S HOUSING CRISIS

Proud Londoner and BBC broadcaster, Robert Elms, has an infectious appetite for every aspect of our wonderful city. Three hours a day he delves into the stories and characters, memories and aspirations which make London such a great and unique…

The Guardian Weekend: Paul Zara applauds Brighton’s future landmark tower

Last weekend The Guardian wrote an in-depth article exploring Brighton’s latest tourist attraction. Designed by husband and wife team, Marks and Barfield (the same duo responsible for bringing us the London Eye); the i360 will be the world’s tallest moving…

ONLY TECHNOLOGY CAN SAVE US FROM ITSELF

In the last decade, no other tech product has had more impact on the way we live than the smartphone. With hardware performance leaping ahead year on year, and the Internet of Things promising that everything from your front door…

Simon Kincaid Talks ‘Fusion Retail’

Whiskey and watches. Coffee and bi-cycles. Chocolate and lingerie. We have all experienced fusion retail – the coming together of multiple consumer offers under one brand experience – across many forms and complementary compositions. But what makes these shared retail…

Tina Norden talks ‘Tales of Creativity’

During the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2015, moderators, speakers and panelists from around the world participated in the Stockholm Design Talks, the Fair’s forum for knowledge and discussions concerning design. The theme of the Stockholm Design Talks were ‘Tales…

Capital Idea! Building on the A12

Nigel Lea, architect and director at Conran and Partners, has recently published a Capital Idea in the latest issue of New London Quarterly; a magazine focused on property, architecture, planning and construction. “A Capital Idea to propose developing over the A12 in East…

A few picks from the London Design Festival (better late than never!)

Over on the Content by Conran blog, our very own Holly-Anne Rolfe has picked out a few highlights from last month’s Design Festival. Head over there to see the full post, or sneak a peek at Luke Goombridge’s beautiful love…

Issey Miyake lamps

On Tuesday, product designer Jared Mankelow gave us his highlights from the Milan Furniture Fair, and some trends to watch out for. But did our furniture designers agree? Here Amy Blight, part of the Conran + M&S team, gives us…