An interview with Genevieve Hurley

With over twenty years’ experience, Genevieve Hurley Interiors specialise in residential properties in London, the home counties and abroad, taking on full renovations, new-builds and one room commissions. In this interview, Genevieve discusses moving the company to London, her sppraoch to interior design and this year’s design trends. Interior images above Credit: Ruth Maria Murphy […]



An interview with Mathew Hardwick, Luum

London-based contemporary lighting studio, Luum, design and deliver spectacular lighting installations for some of the world’s finest interiors. Project manager, Mathew Hardwick, joined the company earlier this year with a background in interior architecture and design. In this interview, Mathew discusses the most important stage in the installation process, the company’s bespoke capabilities, working with […]



Heathfield & Co at Sleep 2016

  Dates: 22 – 23 November Venue: Business Design Centre Stand: M9B Website:   Sleep, the hotel design event, returns this year to London’s Business Design Centre from 22 – 23 November. Heathfield & Co are delighted to be exhibiting at Stand M9B where a selection of upcoming lighting designs will be featured from […]



The heritage of lampshade design

Lampshade production lies at the heart of Heathfield & Co’s design and manufacturing heritage, stretching back more than forty years and marking the company’s origins. Lampshade design has since remained a core component of the design ethos. Every lampshade is hand-made with precision in the UK by our skilled craftsmen using the finest components, fabrics […]



Frieze Art Fair 2016

‘Frieze London’ and ‘Frieze Masters’, alongside the Sculpture Park, form the heart of Frieze Week, an international cultural event in early October including special programmes mounted by London galleries and museums. This year marked the 14th edition of Frieze London, opening 6–9 October with a Preview Day on Wednesday 5 October. This year’s fair brought […]



The Japanese House Architecture and Life after 1945

Kiev.Victor / Opening 23 March 2017 at Barbican Art Gallery, The Japanese House: Architecture and Life after 1945 is the first major UK exhibition to focus on Japanese domestic architecture from the end of the Second World War to now, a field which has consistently produced some of the most influential and extraordinary examples […]



Decorex International 2016

It was great to see so many people at this year’s edition of Decorex International. Marking the start of the 2016 London Design Festival, Decorex was the perfect venue to feature our latest lighting designs and to preview some of our upcoming pieces, including some exciting collaborations with a number celebrated designers. Established in 1978, […]



London Fashion Week
September 2016

  The 64th edition of London Fashion week ran from 16th – 20th September and saw an international audience of more than 5,000 visitors from 58 countries. The event featured works from 83 designers showcasing SS17 collections on the schedule, and more than 150 designers featuring works at the designer Showrooms, at Soho’s Brewer Street […]



The Roots of Design:
Heathfield & Co’s manufacturing heritage

Heathfield & Co’s latest lighting designs, featured at this year’s Decorex International, continue to demonstrate the closely interwoven relationship between the company’s design process and manufacturing expertise.Heathfield & Co’s manufacturing heritage began forty years ago, when it established itself as one of the UK’s premium lampshade producers. This UK manufacturing base quickly evolved to incorporate […]



An interview with interiors journalist, stylist
and author Ellie Tennant

Ellie Tennant is a leading British interiors journalist, stylist, author and blogger. An influential industry personality who specialises in columns, trends, simple living and all aspects of design, vintage shopping and home style. Since becoming freelance in 2011, her work has been published in top interiors magazines such as Homes & Antiques, Grand Designs, Good […]