Posts tagged "london"
PENSON Turns 15!

PENSON Turns 15!

Uncharacteristically, this April 1st, PENSON are putting the jokes aside to get out the balloons… That’s right, PENSON is 15! In what seems like the blink of an eye, we’ve gone from Newcomer of the Year to one of the world’s leading Architecture and Design practices. It’s been no easy feat – our CEO, Lee Penson...
Weekend Agenda | Retox & Detox

Weekend Agenda | Retox & Detox

Last Thursday the design team headed over to Material Lab for an evening of ‘detoxing and retoxing’ with Karndean Flooring. For those of you wondering, the Detox part is anything like pampering therapy, mindfulness or yoga, and generally anything that makes you feel calm. The Retox is the great part! Refuel your detox with things that you enjoy...
Weekend Agenda | London's Best Pub Interiors

Weekend Agenda | London’s Best Pub Interiors

With the Six Nation’s final coming to a head this weekend, Team PENSON will, of course, be getting well into the spirit – heading to our local, soaking up the atmosphere… ready to celebrate hard or drown our sorrows… Which brings us to our weekend inspiration…pubs. Be it sleek, modern interiors or quirky industrial settings, London’s...
Weekend Agenda | Paul

Weekend Agenda | Paul

To give you a better understanding of the people behind the sleek interiors of Sports Direct’s HQ, we decided to put down our tools for a moment and throw our doors wide open: every now and again we introduce you to one PENSONite where they share their weekend game plan with you. PENSON’s work is...
Weekend Agenda | Spring Has Arrived!

Weekend Agenda | Spring Has Arrived!

With a huge sigh of relief, we’ve made it out of Winter and into Spring! The sunshine of this week has had the PENSON team out and about making the most of it – from trips to Battersea park, and lunch outside by the Thames, it definitely feels like we’ve left the cold, dark days...
LFW | Set Design that got us Inspired

LFW | Set Design that got us Inspired

With London Fashion Week wrapping up last week, and the news about the great Karl Lagerfeld, London was a storm of emotion – some would say riot even – given the overriding theme of politics (see Vivienne Westwood’s activist’s catwalk for instance). Design isn’t one dimensional, so inspiration shouldn’t be either. The PENSON team get out to shows, galleries,...
Weekend Agenda | Valentine's Weekend

Weekend Agenda | Valentine’s Weekend

With Valentine’s Day still fresh in our minds (and hearts!) Team PENSON came together to think up some of the best suggestions for this weekend – regardless if you’re GALentines, PALentines, or Valentines -ing, take a peak at what’s on in London this weekend…   London Fashion Week Festival: First up – London Fashion Week. Grab...
Weekend Agenda | 2019's Top Design Events

Weekend Agenda | 2019’s Top Design Events

January is the month for planning, organisation, and looking to the year ahead – with so many exciting projects in the pipeline for PENSON, our year tends to fill up in the blink of an eye! Last year the PENSON team jetted off to sunny Milan – PENSON adventures are never a dull affair, but...
Weekend Agenda | Inspirational January

Weekend Agenda | Inspirational January

It’s January. We’ve welcomed in 2019, Christmas has been and gone in the blink of an eye, and already we’ve settled back into hibernation mode as we look eagerly ahead to the summer… But have no fear, we here at PENSON have an endless list of the best art and design events to keep you...
PENSON | The Christmas Party 2018

PENSON | The Christmas Party 2018

Two weeks ago, the PENSON team turned off their screens, stepped out from behind their desks, and jumped straight into party mode – you guessed it… The PENSON Christmas social had arrived!     With a speedy lunch, and a saucy round of secret Santa – think Nerf guns, shot roulette, and some fabulous fish...
Weekend Agenda | The Best Christmas Markets for Design Lovers

Weekend Agenda | The Best Christmas Markets for Design Lovers

With Christmas only 5 days away, and no clue where the time has gone, the time to make the most of the vast amount of Christmas markets London has on offer is now… While most of the PENSON team have already frequented the one and only Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park – we’ve chosen a selection...
Presents by PENSON | Gifts with Design Cred

Presents by PENSON | Gifts with Design Cred

Following on in our mini-series, ‘Presents by PENSON’, this week we’ve selected some of the best-designed gifts for the people you love most… from a ceramic coffee press to a dodecahedron sycamore wood calendar. These gifts will set your design minds racing!   YIELD COFFEE PRESS Up first is the aforementioned Coffee Press – designed...