Posts tagged "lighting"
Weekend Agenda | Manon

Weekend Agenda | Manon

Our weekend agenda is back! This week we have Manon, our new resident Interior Designer. London has recently gained a quirky & creative talent in the form of Manon, who hails from Nantes, France. Manon has been getting out and exploring the best London has to offer. She is constantly on the lookout for the...
PENSON's Pick: Monkey-ing around

PENSON’s Pick: Monkey-ing around

Style mavens take note: the coolest lighting trend for 2017 fits perfectly in the workplace, not just at home. After all – quirky lighting should be enjoyed all the time – not least when we spend most of our time at work. PENSON are a crazy cool bunch when it comes down to designing spaces...
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...
PENSON's Pick: Neon Lighting - Art and Ambience

PENSON’s Pick: Neon Lighting – Art and Ambience

We haven’t posted in a while for all you design fiends, so what better theme to kick back off on than the artistry that is neon lights. What else seamlessly combines art with ambience & atmosphere creation? Spring still hasn’t yet reached us here in London which means that lighting in the early evenings is...
Stockholm Furniture Fair '16 Round Up

Stockholm Furniture Fair ’16 Round Up

Hello troopers, have you made your way back from Sweden yet? Stockholm Furniture Fair returned all guns blazing this year and PENSON team was fortunate to be a part of it. While it’s impossible to round up an event of such scale, we will foolishly attempt to do so. We couldn’t help but notice several reoccurring themes and developments...
Clerkenwell Design Week 2015| Round up

Clerkenwell Design Week 2015| Round up

Six years in and it’s still one of the best events in the London design calendar. With new venues popping up every year and plenty for visitors to participate in and interact with, one this is certain – it’s a show you come away from feeling inspired. We started our day in Design Factory at...
Stockholm Furniture Fair | Trends 15/16

Stockholm Furniture Fair | Trends 15/16

This year saw the return of ever popular Stockholm Furniture Fair. Since its first fair in 1951, it has grown into what is generally considered as one of the two top-notch furniture fairs in Europe – the other one being Salone del Mobile in Milan. SFF for interior designers, purchasers, architects and enthusiasts is like...
Upcoming Design Events. Part I

Upcoming Design Events. Part I

As a team of interior designers we always look for opportunities to take a sneak peek at tomorrow’s trendy creations.  And how could we not? New technology and innovative ideas inspire us to create intelligent, beautiful and tailored designs PENSON is known for. With this in mind, this week we decided to share our favourite major design...
5 Design Exhibitions Not To Miss This Summer

5 Design Exhibitions Not To Miss This Summer

Useful + Beautiful @ Geffrye Museum Until Monday 25th August Admission £5/£3 concessions This exhibition of forward-thinking interior designers features everything from furniture and textiles to funky lighting and humble wallpaper, as well as the best new garden furniture outside among the flowerbeds. Leading international designers will have their work displayed alongside plenty of high-quality...
The Best Uses Of The Stag Head Trend

The Best Uses Of The Stag Head Trend

Here at PENSON HQ one of the first sights you’re greeted by upon arrival (other than our extensive collection of awards of course) is the giant moose head that lives on our entrance wall. Animals are in fashion, whether it’s pugs on Instagram, cats on Tumblr, or foxes on t-shirts, we’re all obsessed with cute critters. As a...
PENSON'S Pick: Feature Walls

PENSON’S Pick: Feature Walls

What was the one phrase that was said so many times on Changing Rooms it nearly made your ears bleed? “Feature wall”? That’s the one. The feature wall is everyone’s go to solution when they’re trying to revamp a room on a budget or to a deadline. It’s cheap, easy and – if it’s done...
PENSON's Picks: Lighting

PENSON’s Picks: Lighting

A statement light fixture can do more for a room than any other eye catching addition, and has the ability to transform a low budget decor into a high end design. Many people choose to go for the “bigger is better” approach when it comes to lighting, and often that results in a space becoming...