World’s Favourite Colour – and how you can add to the debate

Paper wizards G . F Smith have begun an ambitious project asking, ‘What’s your favourite colour?’ after identifying the question as one largely abandoned after childhood. With support from design consultancy Made Thought and Hull City of Culture 2017 they are inviting you, me and the world to contribute a favourite shade to gather insights about current attitudes towards colour from a… read more


Get the Look…Marni Mansion style

An abandoned ancient mansion, empty but for five enigmatic ladies wafting around in their finest – some of them perched on velvet armchairs, upholstered printed sofas and a bed dressed in green linen that perfectly matches the curtains. One of them is hanging out of the window leaving only a fabulous printed dress and riding boots visible to anyone watching from the room… This is the… read more


See this: Exhibition on Italian fashion powerhouse Missoni

Opened this month, Missoni Art Colour at the Fashion and Textile Museum in London’s Bermondsey takes an inviting look at the Italian fashion house, with a particular focus on the textiles it became renowned for designed by married founders Ottavio and Rosita Missoni. The duo met in London in 1948 when Ottavio was competing in the Olympic games. He’d already started a… read more

The Chromologist 2017 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist