Author: Emily

London’s First 24-hour Textile Studio for Every Printing Need

Design ME Textiles is the new textile-printing studio that provides an affordable space for students, graduates, textile designers and print enthusiasts. Design Graduate Michelle Smith came up with the idea for Design ME Textiles following her experience at university, where the lack of access in the textiles studio prevented her from carrying out the textile processes that she needed for her final collection. After graduation, this issue continued as she struggled to find a studio that could help her continue printing as well as teaching her the all the different textiles techniques she wanted to learn, at an affordable...

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Moxy Hotels Debuts In London

Moxy Hotels, Marriott International’s experiential hotel brand, continues to make its mark on the hospitality scene with the launch of its first hotel in London, a city world-renowned for art, culture and nightlife. Characterised by a vibrant, playful design and approachable service, Moxy London Excel offers the style and spirit of a boutique hotel at a surprisingly affordable price. Moxy London Excel joins an exciting portfolio of eight global destinations including Munich, Milan, Berlin and New Orleans. “Moxy Hotels is on a mission to reinvent traditional hospitality with lively communal spaces and an energetic crew that helps Fun Hunting...

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All-New Zero-Emissions-Capable London Taxi Tested to Extremes in Arctic Circle

New pictures from London Taxi Company (LTC) demonstrate part of the extreme testing programme the all-new electric black cab is undergoing. Under way now in the lower reaches of the Arctic Circle, the regime to check the vehicle performance in even the harshest conditions will only get more stringent over the coming weeks, with the taxi set to be cooled down in giant fridges to -49°C. These checks seek to guarantee that the vehicle will always start, perform and enjoy class-leading electric battery powered range in the harshest of temperatures. The new range extended electric taxi will also undergo...

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Angel Court – First City Tower to Complete in 2017

Waterman Group is delighted to celebrate the completion of Angel Court, the prestigious 300,000 sq ft prime office building in the heart of London’s financial district next to the Bank of England. The 24-storey building is the newest addition to the evolving city skyline and delivers unique panoramic views across the Bank conservation areas and uninterrupted 360-degree views of London. Our team worked closely with Mitsui Fudosan UK (‘Mitsui Fudosan’) and development partner Stanhope Plc, in our role as the multidiscipline engineer providing MEP, structures, civil and environmental consultancy services. Waterman’s Director Mark Terndrup said; “We are very proud...

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Dame Natalie Massenet Joins Farfetch

The Farfetch Group announces that Dame Natalie Massenet, Founder of the Net-A-Porter Group and Chairman of the British Fashion Council, will join the Board of Directors as non-executive Co-Chairman of Farfetch, partnering with Jose Neves, CEO, Founder and executive Co-Chairman of Farfetch to continue to revolutionise the way the world shops for luxury fashion. Massenet, one of the true pioneers of the luxury fashion industry, will bring her proven business acumen, intuitive feel and passion for the way technology can transform the consumer experience to the Farfetch business. She will have a particular focus on growing the global brand...

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