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Luxury is back in style – bring on the new bling!

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Staffan recently sat down with Katrina Burroughs from The Sunday Times to talk about luxury. Here is a sneak peak from the article featured in the Home section of The Sunday Times, July 6th: Staffan Tollgard, an architectural interior designer of high-end homes, is delighted: “I feel that the past 10 years of contemporary luxury… Read more »

Design Store Summer Sale

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The long awaited summer is finally here and we are thrilled to announce that our Summer Sale will be starting this weekend! We have some exciting offers on ex-display items (some items are 75% off!) and we are also offering 15% off all new orders over the sale period. There has never been a better… Read more »

Staffan Tollgard featured in FT How to Spend it

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We are thrilled to be featured in FT’s How to Spend it last Saturday. The article “Things are looking up” focuses on the importance of ceilings and features images of exceptional ceilings from some of our projects. There are many simple architectural tricks to be used when creating an atmospheric glow in a room. Our… Read more »

Great design holds a story

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Taraxacum Ceiling & Wall Lamp by Flos  At Staffan Tollgard we believe that great design holds a story. For contemporary lighting company Flos, each piece in their collection has its own anecdote or story providing the inspiration behind the design. The Taraxacum 88 was designed by Achille Castiglioni in 1988 and is an update of… Read more »

Extend Mirrors

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The Extend Mirrors designed by neri&hu were inspired by the bamboo ladders commonly found assuming multiple functions around the Chinese household. They lean on the floor in a casual manner, as ladders do, and can be used alone or as an interesting ensemble of many ladders with varying heights on the wall. We think these solid… Read more »

All things retro

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We are delighted to announce that we are now a retailer of JL Moller who make beautiful mid-century dining chairs. These chairs are design classics and still made in the original factory in Denmark. One of their most famous pieces is Model 62 and we are looking forward to receiving them in the Design Store… Read more »

The ‘Utility’ Collection

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The ‘Utility’ Collection by Stellarworks + Neri&Hu is starting to become very popular amongst designers and specifiers worldwide, and we currently have a couple of pieces from this collection in the Showroom, so you can come see them here. Staffan Tollgard Design Store is the only place in the UK to currently have them, so… Read more »

Neri & Hu Design

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One of our very favourite brands in our store and one that we frequently use in our Interior Design projects Neri & Hu have been named Wallpaper* Magazine’s Designers of the Year. Up against every practising designer in the world, this is a pretty phenomenal achievement. Neri & Hu have also been awarded a “Perspective” Design Award… Read more »

Shortlisted for the International Design & Architecture Awards 2014

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We are thrilled to have been shortlisted for The International Design & Architecture Awards 2014 for our Totteridge Home project and our Staffan Tollgard Design Store. In 2012 Kingston Mansion won the award in Design at Al’s International Design & Architecture Awards.This project was an amazing achievement for everyone involved.

January Update

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Staffan is back from an intense 3 days in Paris for Maison & Objet, which included the launch of the Belle on the Contardi stand, spending 2 full days walking through the fair and also managing to visit many of the wonderful showrooms and antique dealers in St Germain. Highlights from the fair were the… Read more »

Discover Swedish Style

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Staffan invited ACHICALiving to take a tour around his London home to discover his Swedish influenced style and love of design. Staffan and his wife Monique have transformed the house into a gallery like space where bold, bright colours and textures add warmth to the rooms while maintaining the integrity of the original 1850s house…. Read more »

La Vie est Belle

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Staffan is delighted that his Belle lamp for Contardi will officially launch at Maison & Objet 2014 in Paris on Friday 24th of January. Contardi will display both sizes in the colour combinations that form the standard collection as well as one large size of a new special edition in copper. The Belle lamp was designed to… Read more »

London Drama

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We are featured in the February 2014 edition of Homes & Gardens showcasing one of our most recent Interior Design projects in London. By using a mix of eccentric furniture, elegant accessories and a sumptuous colour palette, we created a decadent/dramatic yet contemporary look for a grand London home. See more project images here ©… Read more »

January Sale

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Happy New Year from all of us here at the Design Store. In between the January wind and the rain there have been a few rays of sunshine into the windows overlooking Grosvenor Waterside and the Embankment. We want to bring a little more brightness into the gloom and hope that 40% off some of… Read more »

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! 2013 has been a wonderful year with the opening of our new store, the design and launch of a new lighting range and several great new projects. Thank you for your support throughout the year and being part of our exciting design journey. We look forward to seeing you in 2014 at our new… Read more »

Get The Look!

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This month we are featured in Absolutely Chelsea and Absolutely Fulham Magazine in their “Get the look” section. Staffan Tollgard Design Group gives tips on how to replicate one of our luxurious Chelsea sitting rooms. Decorative cushions, a statement chandelier and beautiful wooden tables surrounds the centerpiece sofa whilst adding a sumptuous feel to the… Read more »

Staffan Tollgard Design Store featured in Kitchens,Bedrooms & Bathrooms Magazine

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What an amazing start to the new year! Our design store will be featured in the January 2014 issue of Kitchens, Bedrooms & Bathrooms magazine as your first stop for contemporary design. The design store is a place where customers can appreciate the carefully selected line-up of brands, the expertise of our interior designers and… Read more »

Two exciting new projects by Staffan Tollgard Design Group

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Maida Vale Residence By completely redesigning and linking two properties, we created an elegant apartment where the owners could retreat into calm and sensuous spaces that are layered in different textures and materials. Totteridge Home  A dramatic modernisation of a handsome family home in Totteridge, together with architectural practice David Gibson, has resulted in open-plan… Read more »

Late night shopping & Bubbles at the Design Store

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Last week’s event was a success and we hope everyone who came also had a great time. We were very excited to meet lots of our Grosvenor Waterside neighbours, family and friends at the design store for some late night shopping. We had delicious meringues from Meringue Girls, Lavolio sweets and lots of Prosecco- a… Read more »

All I want for Christmas…

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Christmas is slowly approaching and there are just so many things that we wish for this year… On the top of our Christmas wishlists are some of our favorite accessories that would make lovely gifts. The handmade Baobab candles come in various sizes and burn for hundreds of hours while the Bemboka cashmere blankets and… Read more »

My Space – Staffan Tollgard in the Telegraph

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We are excited that Staffan Tollgard was featured in the My Space section of The Telegraph this week. In the article Staffan showcased pieces and inspiration behind his modern open-plan Bayswater apartment where he lives with his young family. His home is filled with artwork, beautiful design and functional sculptures in a delicately balanced child… Read more »