Karen Howes on the changing face of interiors

In an era where interior designers work alongside architects and property developers, and more designers are striving for professional independence by running their own studios, there is more focus than ever on the changing business of design. From the advent of the internet and the increasing online presence of accessible interiors brands, to the rapidly […]

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Programme Announced

With just over two months to go until the sixth annual British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) Conference, the BIID is pleased to announce the day’s much anticipated programme. Offering a full day of practical content, the programme includes eight inspiring and informative talks on business success that aim to help interior designers to develop […]

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Exhibitors Announced

The British Institute of Interior Design is pleased to announce the exhibitors for the sixth BIID annual conference, Inside Knowledge: The BIID Business Success Conference. Taking place on Thursday 8th June at 30 Euston Square in London, the BIID is delighted to welcome Hamilton Lifestat, Roca, Selectaglaze, Spiral Cellars and UK Hide: Hamiliton Lifestat is […]

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Retrofit projects aided with Selectaglaze

Keeping the heat in and the noise out, when refurbishing old and Listed properties can cause difficulty. With the pressing need to reduce the amount of energy used in buildings, secondary glazing can be a solution to a multitude of twenty first century problems. Fitted to the room side of existing windows, Selectaglaze’s secondary glazing […]

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FIRST SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED

The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) has announced the first guest speakers for its 2017 annual conference; Inside Knowledge: The BIID Business Success Conference. This year’s conference, taking place on Thursday 8th June, will be focussed on practical professional support to help interior designers develop their businesses. Programme speakers include: Karen Howes; designer and […]

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Theme for 2017 conference announced

This year’s BIID conference is called Inside Knowledge: the BIID business success conference.  Inside Knowledge is the leading professional interior design conference from the UK’s pre-eminent professional body for interior design. Over 3/4 of interior design practices* are small practices with fewer than 4 employees (*source: Design Council). Even the largest and most complex of […]

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BIID LAUNCHES INSIDE KNOWLEDGE

The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) has announced an all-new format for its 2017 annual conference. Inside Knowledge: The BIID Business Success Conference has been developed to deliver real and actionable guidance as well as strategic insights and practical ideas that interior designers can apply to their business. Taking place on Thursday 8th June, […]

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Save the date: BIID Conference 2017

Save the date! The BIID 2017 conference will be held on Thursday 8th June 2017 at 30 Euston Square in London. 2017 will see a new venue and a new conference theme – the programme will be announced here shortly.  

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BIID celebrates success of Interior Identities

On Thursday 16th June 2016, the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) hosted its fifth annual conference, entitled ‘Interior Identities’. Taking place at the magnificent Royal Geographical Society’s HQ in London, the conference attracted over 250 attendees from across the design spectrum, including BIID members, design professionals, academics, design students and media. This year’s programme […]

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The Urban Electric Co. Spotlight: Kensington

In designing The Urban Electric Co.’s newest fixture, the Kensington, creative director Michael Amato was heavily inspired by London history. Following a passion for the city’s past, Michael came across a news article celebrating the 150th anniversary of the world-famous transit system. He was awed by a series of globe lights he saw in an […]

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Introducing Trade at Houseology

Instant access to thousands of interior products from over 200 designer brands, Trade at Houseology is the one-stop shop for everything you need for your next design project. From furniture and lighting to accessories, they are on hand to help you source unique pieces and bespoke items – all with an exclusive trade discount. On […]

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