& THE ART OF DESIGN
We introduce to you our yard friends, working together through the passion of interiors, product & design. Focusing on British & European Artisans, we celebrate the designers mind & the process behind their creations & product. Helping you to tell the story in your home.
The Monkey Puzzle Tree
Their carefully selected Yorkshire artists celebrate the best of the North of England's creativity, eccentricity and innovation. What's different about them is that every single one of their designs starts with an original piece of art. This means that when you buy one of their luxury fabrics or wallpapers, you're bringing a unique artwork into your home.
Mind The Gap
Surrounded by a cultural melting pot of craft and traditions, Mind The Gap's artistic identity is rooted in the captivating homeland of Transylvania. Evocative and individual, their eclectic home decor collectons take inspiration form their region's diverse ethnic heritage, rich cultural history and authentic wanderer's spirit.
After working for Cole & Son and Designer’s Guild where she learnt about different methods of wallpaper and fabric printing. Jo felt it was time to begin designing under her own name and we are delighted that she did. We love her whimsical style and how she magically brings stories alive in her prints and patterns.
Brand McKenzie is a new wallpaper company formed by Richard & Kerry, who between them have 18 years of interior decor knowledge and experience. The Company’s aspiration is to create stunning designs, that stimulate the eyes, engage the mind, captivate the heart and generate topical conversation. Brand Mckenzie want to intrigue, exhilarate, excite and compel, whilst also encapsulating, in order to become the interiors brand of choice.
Annika Reed Studio
Annika Reeds' designs begin with a sketchbook and pen. Designs are then hand drawn onto a piece of Asian wood and carved according to age-old practices that Annika had learnt. This process of wood carving and painting in layers produces uniquely rich, layered, painterly prints which are then translated via modern digital print processes into exquisite wallpapers and fabrics.
Graypants is a team of problem solvers. Anchored in Seattle and Amsterdam, Graypants’ bold creativity leads to diverse designs in products, architecture, and other beautiful objects around the world. Their work expands globally with collaborations and custom designs for leading companies worldwide. Graypants invests in innovative ideas that help create meaningful jobs. They believe our products have stories that transcend their designs.
Bell Hutley is a London based artist and designer. Her work is largely illustrative featuring elegant and detailed drawings inspired and influenced by her childhood. Bell is known for her darkly romantic aesthetic, whimsical illustrations influenced by nature, Children's literature and folklore. Bell's illustrations help to create true artwork pieces that will become treasures within your home for years to come. Quality items with a beautiful story, supporting a gifted and original British artist.
ibride is a French design house offering singular furniture and objects. To embrace the ibride universe is to widen the field of possibilities within your interior and cultivate difference as a vector of freedom. ibride was born in 1996 in Fontain, France, from the family trio of Carine Jannin, Rachel and Benoît Convers. From the beginning, self-publishing has allowed the company to create singular and poetic objects whose very essence lies in nature and the animal world.
PEOPLE MATTER. EXPERIENCE MATTERS. DESIGNS MATTERS.
A video by Graypants demonstrating the greatness and importance of designers and makers.