“Couture is an expression of Art” One of our clients has been involved in the fashion industry for many years, and has become an aficionado of style – building up an extensive collection of haute couture dresses. These are one-off pieces by top international designers including Christian Lacroix, Ricardo Tissi and Karl Lagerfeld, as worn… Read More The Dress Box
The board-marked concrete is looking great in the late summer evening sun, filtering through the trees surrounding the Gardener’s Retreat & Delicate Objects Repository, as the project nears completion. In time the materials will mellow and settle into their surroundings, and take on hues and patinas from the greenery overhead.
Some pictures of one of our recently completed projects, in Green oak, concrete, and glass.… Read More From SketchUp to BuiltUp
Work has started on the concrete undercroft of our Delicate Objects Repository, on a west London country estate. The undercroft is integrated with the sloping landscape, and will act as the base for a green oak timber-framed pavilion. The timber pavilion element will also include a retreat for the estate’s gardeners. We have specified the… Read More Undercroft is Underway
Here are some images of another Water Sculpture we have completed, working with artist William Pye. A simple concept with simple forms – two flowing streams, running in a cruciform arrangement, crossing each other at the centre of a circle.
Going the extra mile: For us, getting the right result means going the extra mile, beyond standard components, to source something special. This week we took a trip up north to visit a subcontractor who is producing hand-made 55mm bricks for our new private Pool & Spa project, which is currently on site.