Design: Food for Thought

It's our job as interior designers to make a space that works and looks great. This week in the Wylde IA blog we're thinking about places we go to for food. The restaurant and eating-out experience is one that is usually reviewed and documented according to the menu and quality of the service provided which [...]

February: Fabrics!

To start this wintery month we're looking at the effectiveness of fabrics! As Interior Designers we're constantly searching for new design solutions and creative elements that can complete a design scheme. It's not all about colour matching, but the texture and feel of fabrics can alter or enhance the experience of a space. We like [...]

Reclaimed, Reused & Recycled

This week we're looking at the world of interior design and architecture with sustainability in mind. The idea of using recycled materials and re-using plastics is one that is taking the globe by storm - not just because of the cool, edgy connotations but driven by the sheer necessity to try to reverse the mighty [...]

The Design Trends 2019

It's (somehow) still the first month of the year and we're thinking about what lies ahead. We've been looking at a range of different architectural and interior designers predictions for what will be big in 2019. We've selected some of the design trends we think will take over this year and looking at what we like, [...]

Design: Coffee House Concepts

We're big coffee drinkers here at Wylde IA, with the aroma of roast coffee beans often filling Dairy Studios several times a day. Along with our passion for coffee, we've been hanging out in the Dairy Studio library reading the 'Best of Coffee Shop Design' by Braun Publishing. As Dagmar Glück describes it "coffee is [...]

The Stokes Croft Shift

In the blog this week we're keeping it local! We're heading to the quirky and creative district of Stokes Croft, an area in between Kingsdown and St.Pauls, Bristol. The informally nicknamed area was originally known for it's derelict housing, squats and anarchist activity including graffiti and alternative nightlife. The world's most famous graffiti artist Banksy [...]

Happy New You!

New year, new attitudes to mental health and well-being in the workplace. With the turn of the new year it's a good time to start new practices and be more disciplined regarding certain aspects of our lives. With an increasingly large percentage of our lives being spent at work it's really important that well-being is [...]

2018: A Year In Review

Here's a look back on some of the highlights of 2018's blog! It's been a tremendous year for many reasons - many project successes and lots of fun included - even some hot weather thrown in for good measure. We want to thank everyone who helped make this year so worthwhile! Here's a look back [...]

Design & Nature : Winter

We know that you're all being absolutely bombarded with Christmas reminders - Have you bought all your presents? What are you going to eat? Who are you going to see? For our blog this week, we wanted to keep it winter related but give you a break from the stress of the festivities and so [...]

Have some Hygge!

It's winter, it's dark and it's all a bit gloomy out there, so we're reminding you about the wonderful Danish culture of Hygge. We've talked about it before and it seems the whole world has gone hygge-mad in the past couple of years.  Hygge (pronounced 'Hue-gah') describes a feeling of cosiness and contentment. It is [...]