Our Designers

  • Ben Fowler

    Ben Fowler

    Signature Style

    Form, follows, function.

    Design bio

    After gaining his Masters in Furniture Design from Royal College of Art, Ben spent a year learning boat building. He then began making bespoke furniture for private houses, companies, and even an opera house. Ben’s designs have won him two Guild Mark awards as well as a Wood Award.

    Ben Fowler
  • Callum Wilson

    Callum Wilson

    Signature Style

    Abstract, geometric, charming

    Design bio

    Callum Wilson is a young designer based in Dundee, Scotland. He cites the mid-century as a golden age for textile design, and you can see that passion in his patterns. He specialises in abstract shapes with a hand-drawn quality.

    Callum Wilson
  • Emily Phillips

    Emily Phillips

    Signature Style

    Function, shape, colour

    Design bio

    Emily's introduction to glass began in 2011 when she travelled to Sweden to study, where she spent 4 months working with master glass blowers. She graduated with a degree in Decorative Arts at Nottingham Trent University. Emily's graduate project Slot was designed to be a tactile light which users could engage with in their home. The light won the Pulse Award at New Designers 2013.

    Emily Phillips
  • James Plant

    James Plant

    Signature Style

    Stylish, practical, eclectic

    Design bio

    James works across a range of design disciplines including products, furniture and lighting. His work has won several awards, including Young Designer of the Year with New Designers and was selected by UKTI to represent British design at the London Olympics.

    James Plant
  • Jennifer Manners

    Jennifer Manners

    Signature Style

    Elegant, Contemporary, Bohemian

    Design bio

    Jennifer started out as a news journalist, but her creative upbringing won out. She changed careers, studied Interior Design at Central St. Martins and started her own studio, focusing on textiles and rugs. Known for her timeless, fun aesthetic, she’s already been listed as a ‘One to Watch’ by Homes & Gardens.

    Jennifer Manners
  • Philip Colbert

    Philip Colbert

    Signature Style

    colourful, kitsch, witty, contemporary

    Design bio

    Philip Colbert's Rodnik Band is a fashion label styled as a pop band. They make pop-art-inspired pieces that blend fashion, art and humour. Their Rodnik home collection has been designed exclusively for us.

    Philip Colbert
  • Matt Arquette

    Matt Arquette

    Signature Style

    Assuming, proportionate, aesthetic

    Design bio

    Coming from a musical family, Matt was encouraged creatively from a young age, but how to channel it? Through furniture design. He honed his craft at UCE Birmingham Institute of Art and Design by studying Furniture Design, and has created for retailers in the UK, US, EU and Asia.

    Matt Arquette
  • Michael Ruh

    Michael Ruh

    Signature Style

    bespoke, colourful, creative

    Design bio

    Michael handcrafts tableware, lighting and vases for clients around the world, using the traditional glass blowing technique. He creates designs from his London studio, with wife Natascha.

    Michael Ruh
  • Charlotte Beevor

    Charlotte Beevor

    Signature Style

    Exuberant, unusual, brave

    Design bio

    Charlotte is a surface pattern designer whose work looks at the relationship between colour and pattern. She creates a broad range of prints with unusual colour combinations, as well as original artworks.

    Charlotte Beevor
  • Luka Stepan

    Luka Stepan

    Signature Style

    Simple, honest and user-friendly.

    Design bio

    Since attending the Royal College of Art and studying industrial design, Luka Stepan has achieved a number of prestigious awards such as for his Elan Speedwave skis (winning the 2007 Red Dot Design & 2008 Designpreis awards). He has also conducted many projects including furniture and lighting as well as his transformable city bike.

    Luka Stepan