confessions of a design geek
confessions of a design geek is an award-winning blog established in 2010 by Katie Treggiden to discover, champion and inspire new designers. Katie also writes for Dezeen, Design Milk, We Heart, Telegraph, LivingEtc and Ideal Home.
Posts tagged "Elle Decoration"
interview :: ilse crawford (pt 2)

interview :: ilse crawford (pt 2)

I posted the first part of my interview with British Elle Decoration founding editor, Ilse Crawford almost a year ago. Somewhat belatedly, this is part two, where we talk storytelling, Elle Decoration, and advice for design bloggers… You talk about design being a three dimensional language. How do storytelling and language differ between your work...
interview :: ilse crawford (pt 1)

interview :: ilse crawford (pt 1)

“A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study.” or so the Chinese proverb goes. I recently had the privilege of spending an hour talking to Ilse Crawford and I couldn’t agree more – well, if we can paraphrase: “a wise woman”. Founding editor of British Elle Decoration at just 27,...
interview :: sian zeng

interview :: sian zeng

Surface designer Sian Zeng was awarded the William Atkinson award in 2008 by Central Saint Martins and the Ellle Decoration Ellle Decoration young talent of the year award in 2010/11. I spoke to her just before the launch of her newest collection at Pulse. What’s the most important thing to know about you? I was born...
interview :: michelle ogundehin

interview :: michelle ogundehin

She’s only gone and done it. On Wednesday 23rd May the Government announced official changes to the law regarding copyright protection for the design industry, from 25 years to “the life of the creator plus 70 years”, bringing it in line with disciplines such as art, music and literature. Michelle Ogundehin, Editor in Chief of...
interview :: john miller and anna hart

interview :: john miller and anna hart

Since MARK's launch at 100% Design in 2008 (at which the Net chair scooped the Blueprint 100% Design award for best new interior product) it has been putting Cornish design and Cornish designers on a national if not international stage.