LeeAnn Yare of Newmarket homewares store Collected and Tamzyn Adding of furniture company Miss Lolo are fundraising for the Mercy Hospice Auckland by each giving a piece of secondhand timber furniture a makeover. The items are to be auctioned on Trade Me, with 100 percent
Luxury legend Louis Vuitton has broken with tradition in commissioning local designer Ed Cruikshank to make furniture for its Queenstown store.
The biggest night of the Australasian design year, The Best Design Awards, were held on Friday night in Auckland. Organised by the Designers Institute of New Zealand, it recognised the strongest work produced in eight categories, such as spatial, product, graphic and moving image. We
The supreme winner of this year’s Red Awards was a hospitality space – Hayes Common Eatery in Hamilton. Run annually by the Retail Interiors Association, the awards celebrated the best of 2016’s retail design and shopfitting work on Saturday at Mantells on the Water, Auckland.
According to the latest statistics, New Zealand’s craft brewing market is positively frothing. Bayleys research manager Ian Little delves into the effect of the craft brewing sector on New Zealand's commercial property market.
The 'circular economy' is about making new products out of unwanted items. Misprint Co. co-founder Jenny Buckler talks about how her company has found a better way to reuse paper.
When The Register contributor Jenny Keown visited Thailand last week, she couldn't resist a visit to one of the Thai megamalls - Terminal 21. As it turns out, this airport-themed mall has plenty of surprises.
Tegan Ingoe runs the online business Beach Bandit from Gisborne. She’s trying to make her mark and supply quality, original beach towels, yet keeps coming up against stumbling blocks in the murky world of intellectual property and design.
In a retail world increasingly dominated by visual branding, designer workwear is rising in popularity. Kiwi companies like MN Uniforms and White Label are helping everyone from the butchers at Neat Meat to the valet drivers at Britomart look sharp.