Posts By: Monique

Staffan Tollgård Design Store catches Elle Decoration’s eye

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We’re so pleased that Staffan Tollgård Design Store is described in the December issue of Elle Decoration as an “essential one-stop design emporium”.  Elle Decoration particularly loves the LEMA “Wow” dining table and “Tabby” chair, two new pieces from Lema that we can’t wait to bring to the Store. They are beautifully made pieces of furniture showcasing… Read more »

Prosecco + Meringues = Party!

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Please join us at the Design Store on the 28th November from 7 to 10pm. We’re starting to think about Christmas and there’s no better way to get into the party season than with Prosecco and some of the Meringue girl’s sweet treats.  We’ve been open nearly two months now, so this Party is for… Read more »

Hästens Bed Training

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We had such a wonderful time at Hästens last week, thank you so much for hosting us. Hästens is Sweden’s oldest manufacturer of beds. Through the use of the finest natural materials Hästens offers deeper, better sleep which restores and rejuvenates. After 160 years it continues to maintain distinction in the industry through its focus… Read more »

“Finding the red thread”- Staffan Tollgård featured on The English Home website

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It was great to review some of our favourite projects in “Finding the Red Thread”, Staffan’s contribution to The English Home’s Designer’s Notebook blog.  Many thanks to The English Home for the opportunity to reflect on the guiding principles of our residential projects as well as the Staffan Tollgård Design Store, our very own luxury… Read more »

Gaggenau Training Day!

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Huge thanks to the Gaggenau showroom for an excellent training day for some of the Staffan Tollgard Design Group designers. The insight into the quality and innovation that drive Gaggenaus’s product line was expertly delivered by Kathy Loddy their Gaggenau Trainer & Home Economist. The experience of cooking with Gaggenau’s full range of appliances really drove… Read more »

New store arrivals featured on House & Garden’s website!

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We are thrilled that House and Garden has posted a great article about the latest arrivals at the Staffan Tollgard Design Store. The article mentions the exclusive curated collections of items from acclaimed brand Stellar Works and the EOQ “industrial art masterpieces” from Michael Young that make our store a “treasure trove” for design. Click… Read more »

A big thank you from the Staffan Tollgard team!

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We can’t believe it’s already been two weeks since we opened the doors to the Design Store for the very first time, and we couldn’t have hoped for a better evening thanks to all of the wonderful London folk who came to celebrate with us. The store received such a warm welcome from designers and… Read more »

Jude Cassidy is weaving our Design Store fabrics

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We received these pictures from Jude Cassidy this week showing our bespoke fabrics being made in her studio.  These fabrics are hand-made in Belfast on a 150 year old dobby loom.   We can’t wait to see the finished products when we open on the 12th September.

Staffan Tollgård on Decorex Panel – 25 September 2013

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Staffan is delighted to be part of the Decorex Seminar Programme this year. He joins a panel that includes Dan Hopwood and Anthony Bevacqua, Design Director at Janine Stone, to offer ‘Tips for interior designers wishing to work internationally’. Look out for him on the 25th September at 12.15 at Decorex’s new location at Perks… Read more »

Staffan Tollgard Design Store takes shape

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For the last twelve months we have been quietly designing our own home … the Staffan Tollgard Design Store.  Now the fit out has begun and by week three the mezzanine has been built and today the concrete floor was poured.  Our design story is literally being set in stone.  The doors will open in… Read more »

Knightsbridge Townhouse bathroom design shortlisted for 2012 Designer Kitchen & Bathroom Awards

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This Knightsbridge town house had originally been designed by a property developer intent on selling. Our brief was to add glamour, elegance and sophistication to the house, especially in the master suite and the reception and dining rooms. Key to Staffan Tollgard Design Group’s philosophy is the Scandinavian notion of the ‘red thread’. The thread… Read more »

Quinta Villa wins Best Interior Design Private Residence Portugal

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A sculptural, innovative, dynamic architect’s vision realised on Portugal’s sunshine coast. With huge spans of glass, concrete and stone the challenge was to bring colour and life to this temple to light. We are delighted that we won a 5 Star Award at the International Property Awards.  In true Awards fashion we want to thank… Read more »

Kingston Mansion commended by The Sunday Times British Homes Awards

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Kingston Mansion is a newly-built contemporary Arts and Crafts home on the outskirts of London.  With apparently conflicting client requirements of a boutique interior combined with a fun family home, our challenge was to reconcile these elements in a design with overarching coherence.  Our consistent use of materials in the interior architecture and joinery, along… Read more »

Just Press Play on Life

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It was great to take part in one of the films that HSBC made as part of its Press Play campaign. They want to inspire people to press play on dreams that might have been put on hold because of the economic situation – to do the things that they really want to do in… Read more »