You can also get a lot of inspiration from interviews. That’s why we decided to have a nice conversation with garden architect Kevin Mampay from Make Concepts. He told us more about his vision on garden design and the most recent trends. This info will certainly come in handy at the start of the new garden season.
We regularly let someone else do the talking in our dmlights blog. Daniëlle van Herk, interior designer, is happy to participate in an interview to give you all the tips you need. Since 2011, Daniëlle van Herk has owned her own company, Stijl Compagnie, where she provides both private and business customers with all the advice they need to get the interior they want. But we’ll let her explain it all herself.
Spring has sprung. That means that a whole lot of people are busy getting their gardens ready for the summer. Garden design is receiving more and more attention. Everyone wants to have a stylish outdoor space with plants, trees and decorative elements instead of having one gigantic field of grass. To gather some inspiration, we contacted landscape architect Erik van Gelder. He shared with us his vision of garden design and also provided several handy tips for your own backyard.
Michael Trentham believes that architecture has a direct impact on our quality of life. His architectural firm in Londen offers the full set of architectural services. In a short interview Michael Trentham passed through a few lines of their recipe. Did you know concrete is an interesting alternative for the more expensive natural stone?
Don’t turn your home into a design showroom. Throw in some personal items along with the design stuff and dare to mix different styles. That’s what interior architect Emmy van Dantzig strives for.
She told us how to achieve this in a thought through fashion, in this educational interview.
We all strive for an interior in which we can feel at home. Of course, this is different for everybody. However, there are general interior tips and advices that will always work. Interior architect Boye Mutsaerts of Casanu decorates interior spaces on a daily base. In a short interview we got the chance to winkle out a few interior rules of thumb.
Earth’s natural resources aren’t inexhaustible. That’s why sustainable development is necessary, even in interior design. As a member of the ‘Green Planet Architects’ network, Noteboom Space Concepts knows a thing or two about the subject. They always use and advise ecological materials. For example, they prefer bamboo over ramin wood from Indonesia for several “green” reasons. When it comes to lighting, they choose LED lighting as the most energy efficient solution.
One of the newest Fontana Arte products is the Igloo suspension. Creator of this versatile lighting piece is Studio Klass whom we were happy to do a small interview with. We asked them about their new and old creations as well as about their view on design. According to Studio Klass everyone nowadays wants that precise product but at the same time everyone wants to differentiate themself from their friends. And don’t be afraid of the dark. Read the full interview to discover all of Studio Klass’s thoughts.