Posts tagged "design"
Salone Del Mobile | Our favourite picks

Salone Del Mobile | Our favourite picks

This years’ Salone Del Mobile came and went in a flash and treated us to some gorgeous furniture in the process. Salone is the creme de la creme of the yearly furniture shows, and it’s cemented itself as the most eagerly awaited furniture show in the calendar. Predicting trends and upcoming trusty pieces to incorporate...
Project completed | Hitachi HQ

Project completed | Hitachi HQ

Global design leaders PENSON prove once again that their global design ethos is a winning formula. Won via an international design competition, PENSON were selected to deliver Hitachi’s new Global Centre for Social Innovation in London. In the words of Hitachi, ‘Inspire the Next’, is the message in PENSON’s creation of a HQ brimming with the mod cons...
Lotte World Tower opens!

Lotte World Tower opens!

LOTTE World Tower is now open! After 7 years of planning & construction, £2.8 Billion spent, the World’s fifth tallest building in central Seoul is now complete. And what a sight it is to behold. With interiors by PENSON, Lotte Tower’s 123 floors are at the cutting edge of European design. PENSON brought the right...
Lee invited to speak at MIPIM 2017

Lee invited to speak at MIPIM 2017

Jealousy is rife in the PENSON office as CEO Lee is leaving the dreary UK & jetting off to Cannes for the annual MIPIM Property Market event, 14th – 17th March. Lee has been selected to contribute to the leading premier real estate event in Palais des Festivals, Cannes, on the 16th March to talk...
PENSONites are design nomads!

PENSONites are design nomads!

Despite launching our hugely exciting JO&JOE project, in collaboration with AccorHotels in September, the PENSON team have still been very busy getting out and about this autumn. We thought you’d like to catch up on all the things we’ve been up to that help inspire us to be a great team of eccentrics. Our designer,...
PENSON's Pick: The Modern Pumpkin

PENSON’s Pick: The Modern Pumpkin

White white white and more white. That’s the answer to this years’ Halloween. And don’t underestimate its effectiveness. Just grab yourself a mini white pumpkin, paint on some details, and then you’ve got yourself a perfect display piece that’s good to go. Banish the orange and blacks and swap them for the crispness of a...
The Townsters & Tripsters - which JO&JOE space is for you?

The Townsters & Tripsters – which JO&JOE space is for you?

To help you decide, here is a handy guide to staying at JO&JOE’s….and to get the low-down if you haven’t already, (where have you been?!), then check out our press release about our brand new collab with AccorHotels. OOO – Out of the Ordinary The perfect adventure-loving answer for those who want to stay in more than just...
JO&JOE: What's The Idea?

JO&JOE: What’s The Idea?

PENSON have always been famous for creating innovative new ways of working and combining space with all things fun, but now they bring a new way of sleeping, travelling and experiencing. JO&JOE is THE game-changing Open House for the millennial-minded go-getters that puts experience at the forefront of the agenda. Travel, live, eat, sleep &...
Speedy Delivery

Speedy Delivery

What happens when you get the creative juices flowing & a meeting gets carried away, all the while you have a plane to catch?! Normally you would miss your flight and catch the next one. But not PENSON’s CEO after bashing out a board meeting with AccorHotels last week. Lee’s ideas and thoughts for our...
OPEN HOUSE IS OPEN | ANNOUNCEMENT

OPEN HOUSE IS OPEN | ANNOUNCEMENT

PENSON have an announcement and it’s their biggest to date! Chosen from 20 of the world’s best global designers to create a game-changing Open House concept – PENSON & AccorHotels present JO&JOE. From the designers who brought you the interiors of the world’s 5th tallest tower for global brand Lotte in Seoul, and the renowned...
Weekend Agenda | Liz

Weekend Agenda | Liz

Wading our way through the world of design isn’t easy. PENSON’s work is a bi-product of never-ending research and heated discussions over a cuppa. All those hours spent doing research, tweaking architectural drawings, perfecting mood boards, completing renders, selecting samples and writing reports often stay behind closed doors, and so do the individuals who make...
PENSON's Pick: Haute Couture design looks

PENSON’s Pick: Haute Couture design looks

It’s not often that Haute Couture looks and themes are relatable for us design geeks. Sometimes there are just too many jewels, monochrome palettes, pastel colours, and high-end fabrics that make us turn our heads towards the local design gallery for inspiration instead of something that resembles the set of a debutante ball. But last...