Supporting the Whitehouse Institute of Design, Melbourne.

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This year, we were proud sponsors of the Whitehouse Institute of Design’s competition entry, ‘Merger’. The concept was chosen to represent the remarkable talent coming from Melbourne’s notable design institute. Merger was commissioned as part of the Tertiary Rooms by Design competition, and recently showcased … Continue reading

Have you visited our new UK showroom yet?

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We’ve been busy welcoming customers to our brand new state-of-the-art showroom in Evesham, Worcestershire as part of our grand opening this weekend. Hundreds of customers joined us to meet our team of in-house design experts and take advantage of our … Continue reading

We’re joining forces with SKM Design at Sleep 2014


We’re looking forward to our first year exhibiting at Europe’s leading exhibition for hotel design, Sleep 2014 (stand DG6), and at the same time we’re delighted to announce our partnership with SKM Design as part of The Sleep Set Design competition. Dubbed ‘the catwalk … Continue reading

Inspiration destinations: Art Select Limestone


It’s the final instalment in our journey through our new Art Select Stones‘ inspiration destinations. This month, we’re looking at how the rich organic hues of our limestone designs can achieve both a calming and indulgent ambience in any space. … Continue reading

Event Wrap-up: Good Housekeeping Institute Gala Opening

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The new home to the iconic Good Housekeeping Institute in Soho, London has officially opened and we had the honour and privilege of attending the glamorous launch event. Nearly a year on since our official partnering, the highly regarded Good … Continue reading

Come and see our new look UK showroom…

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Whether you’re planning a grand designs style project or simply looking at flooring options to re-decorate an existing room, look no further than our recently refurbished state-of-the-art showroom in Evesham, Worcestershire.  Opening from Saturday 25th October 2014, it’s the perfect time to plan a visit … Continue reading

Karndean LooseLay Series Three is here!

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We’re excited to introduce six new wood plank designs to our popular Karndean LooseLay collection. They are in stores now in the USA and Canada, and will be available in the UK, Australia and New Zealand early next year. Jenne Ross, product manager … Continue reading

Grand Designs Live 2014 Round-up

Karndean LooseLay Demo

We’re still reeling from the excitement of Grand Designs Live 2014, which took place at Birmingham’s NEC (9-12 October). The event welcomed thousands of attendees and saw over 500 exhibitors covering everything from interiors, gardens, food and homewares to technology … Continue reading

Have you told us ‘Your Story’ yet?

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Over the last year, we’ve taken you on a journey from the 70’s to modern day, telling  ‘Our Story’, and now it’s time for you to share ‘Your Story’ with us. We all put a lot of time and effort into choosing the … Continue reading

Commercial Case Study: St Wilfrid’s Church of England Academy, UK


Students at St Wilfrid’s Church of England Academy are enjoying their new ‘coffee shop style’ junior common room, thanks to a successful design concept led by Xpressive Interiors Ltd. Tasked with creating a mature and sophisticated space, Andy Wyn-Jones, design … Continue reading