Blog: Decorex International 2012

COVER selects favourite designs from Decorex International 2012

Fanfare Aaron Copland style please. It’s time for your scribe’s roll call of favourite carpets, rugs and textiles from Decorex International 2012. (In no particular order.) We Are Front “exceptional rugs” will be opening their London showroom in Spring 2013. At Decorex the Front stand presented rugs by Jan Kath – the rock royalty of… Read more »

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Decorex 2012 – day two observations

The COVER stand is located next to the necessaries, but your scribe quickly discovered this is no negative, but rather makes for a primo location. Sooner or later everyone crosses in front of the COVER stand at which point they are ensnared by your scribe’s silky subscription sales pitch. Your scribe noted quite a few… Read more »

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Veedon Fleece myth, magic and carpet excellence at Decorex 2012

Ladurée macarons are delectable twin petite pastry shells of delicately baked almond paste joined by a liminal layer of creamy ganache. The fame of these teatime treats is global. Offered in a range of flavours and corresponding colours, they form an exquisite palette when grouped in a gift box. Your scribe loves them. But if… Read more »

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A time capsule of quiet, quality design at Decorex 2012

What do an iPhone 4S, a tin of anchovies, and a “good” bottle of 2012 Burgundy have in common? Sir Terence Conran, founder of London’s Design Museum, chose these objects as his contribution to the museum’s time capsule. Spaded into the ground today at the groundbreaking ceremony for the museum’s new HQ in the former… Read more »

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