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Welcome to our Design Matters blog

Sharing our design thoughts, stories and insights from around the EMEA region in blog posts.

Paris-based Label Experience is a brand and space design agency that over the past eight years has built itself a strong reputation for designing shops, offices, coworking spaces, restaurants and third-party spaces.

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As we aim to consider all members of our community, there is growing recognition of the need for design to embrace neurodiversity

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Lighting design, colour and material choice combine to create stimulating, visually comfortable and inclusive environments. Any flooring specification should however consider how all of these elements can work together successfully.

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Shaw Contract’s ComfortWorx™, Winner of the international category at the 2022 GreenStep Award event hosted by Floor Covering Weekly!

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As designers and specifiers look to create safe, productive and comfortable spaces where we can work, learn and collaborate, an understanding of what occupant comfort means to us is evolving.

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Striking the right balance by considering the journey through a space and using colours and patterns to support that can be a key factor in successful flooring designs.

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Blending precision and softness from the world around us and asking how we transition between them in today's commercial interiors.

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Made from 100% recycled content nylon fibre, EcoSolution Q100™ fibre helps contribute to our carpet tile products being optimised for low embodied carbon.

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Following a key theme in 2021, according to trend forecasting company WGSN in 2022 while prioritising a sense of tranquillity and wellbeing, colour will imbue interior spaces with muted sophistication.

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Creating Comfort + Sanctuary in our commercial spaces by exploring curved cocooning surfaces and details with relaxed forms creating soft fluidity.

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Material Health is a key area of focus as one of Shaw Contract’s four Points of Ambition in its People Together, Planet Forever approach.

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Shaw Contract is pleased to introduce Living Systems, a new Cradle to Cradle Certified™ collection of 25 x 100 cm carpet tiles that represents a holistic design approach.

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In today’s interior spaces we look for this sense of gradual change and shift. As we move between functions and activities in the workspace, we desire a sense of synergy and cohesion.

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Shaw Europe Ltd., trading as Shaw Contract, is pleased to announce that it has opened a new office, showroom and sample distribution base in Oosterhout, the Netherlands.

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The Shaw Contract design team took inspiration from this ancient textile dyeing method when conceptualising new colours to update our best-selling Dye Lab collection.

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Shaw Contract is pleased to announce that it has opened a new showroom and office in Dubai, UAE.

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