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We Make Carpets – Temporary Contemporary Carpets

We Make Carpets - Temporary Contemporary Carpets

We Make Carpets do not make carpets in the conventional sense.  Based in Amsterdam this collective of artists use found materials such as pasta, matches and umbrellas to create magnificent ornate carpets many based on traditional carpet and rug designs. This carpets aren’t meant to last either – all the elements used are loose and unfixed. You can marvel at the workmanship but is is temporary. Check out their captivating works at the We Make Carpets website. Pasta Carpet Cocktail Stick Carpet      

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Grabo Vinyl Sports Flooring

Grabo Vinyl Sports Flooring

Indoor athletic flooring bears all the responsibility of looking good with the added burden of being able to put up with the wear and tear of many different sports. Because a safe and quality environment is imperative to athletes around the world, regardless of age, sport or skill level, Graboplast seeks to provide customers with just that with vinyl sports flooring.   Whether they are fierce competitors, fitness gurus or simply in the mood for a friendly game, Grabo vinyl floors are designed to accommodate and protect athletes in a broad range of activities and intensity levels. Regardless of factors, […]

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Butterfly Mill Oak on Special Offer £39/m2 + VAT

These lovely Butterfly Mill Oak boards won’t be in stock for long. We have 300m2 left after 200m2 snapped up yesterday. Please contact us to place your order. We are offering best butterfly mill Oak with very affordable price. Please review our special offer and buy your products in best price. ON SPECIAL OFFER AT £39/m2 + VAT LONG WIDE BOARD WITH OLD STYLE BUTTERFLY INSERT, RANDOM WIDTH LOOK. RANGE: DIAMOND PLUS Species: Mill Oak Product Code: 501706 Size: 260 x 15/4 x 2200mm Finish: Unfinished (butterfly) Profile: T&G, microbevelled edges Grade: Natural Construction: 3 Ply Pack size: 3.43m² Pack Weight: […]

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Burmese Teak Herringbone Parquet at Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge

Burmese Teak Herringbone Parquet at Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge

Caius is one of the largest colleges of the University of Cambridge. It was founded in 1348,  Gonville & Caius welcome applicants of all backgrounds to join Their community. They have excellent social and sports facilities. It was an honour to be selected as the Burmese Teak Herringbone parquet flooring contractor for the refectory at Harvey Court, Gonville and Caius College. We sourced a beautiful teak parquet block from Ted Todd and installed this to over 300m2 in 2 areas in December 2013. After we had installed in herringbone pattern the floor was coated with 4 coats of Junckers lacquer.

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Reclaimed wood sculpture transforms billboard!

Reclaimed wood sculpture transforms billboard!

Parisian artist Sambre created a reclaimed wood sculpture at this temporary mural exhibition space located on Rue Oberkampf in Paris. Using found wood and materials, Sambre built a six foot tall 3D human face that emerges from the billboard surface. Sambre works with a variety of materials, including wood, metal, and glass.

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luscious long board parquet by Boen

luscious long board parquet by Boen

McKay Flooring are now stocking The Boen Prestige range of engineered long board parquet flooring. Available in lengths ranging from 468mm to 590mm with a depth of 68mm. The staves are an engineered construction of 10mm with a tongue and groove on all sides. This parquet flooring is available pre-lacquered  with a choice of Protect-Ultra, oiled with Ecoline or Natural Oil. The parquet strips are also available untreated so they can be finished on site if required. The impressive range of timbers Boen Prestige offers includes: Ash, Maple, Beech, White Oak, Red Oak,  American Cherry, Doussie, Iroko, Jatoba, Merbau, Panga-panga, American […]

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Spectacular creative parquet patterns

Spectacular creative parquet patterns

These spectacular creative parquet patterns are by Italian Company Ornamenta who have married traditional ceramic tiles with contemporary designs and laid them in a classic parquet herringbone pattern to create visually stunning floor styles. Much like our own creation coloured parquet flooring Ornamenta have been busy experimenting and applying fresh ideas and stylings to traditional floor coverings with radical results. As part of our coloured parquet flooring service Mckay Flooring provide sheets of special parquet graph paper so you can create your own unique design. This has got us thinking… could we achieve the same with classic parquet flooring applying colours […]

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Creative woodworking – Woodstar illuminations

Creative woodworking - Woodstar illuminations

Woodstar is designer David Gourlay’s  brighton based artisan furniture company. Focusing on curved, circular and spherical wood-based products as well as bespoke lighting and furniture. The Woodstar illuminations are unique curved wood light fittings. The company’s founder, David Gourlay, says “Woodstar was born out of my desire to work with a different shape. My background is as a joiner and furniture maker, which invariably involves making rectangular boxes and frames. Whereas in fact I’ve always been drawn to circles and spheres – forms which are so dominant in nature: a pupil, an iris, planets and stars, orbits, flowers, etc. Yet […]

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Stunning tree art rugs made from leather

Stunning tree art rugs made from leather

Renowned luxury leather goods manufacturer  Moore & Giles have branched out and extended their range to producing stunning tree art rugs made from leather. These  hand-crafted, tanned leather rugs can take up to 10 days to produce each finished rug with the wood like appearance  achieved by piecing together the hundreds of precision cut leather straps which are then hand-tapered.

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Photo of the week: The Parquet Floor Dress!

Photo of the week: The Parquet Floor Dress!

Dutch fashion designer Antoine Peters is known for being always on the lookout for quirky and unusual ideas with a playful twist about them. This is why when he was asked to create a design for the cover of You Are Cordially Invited, a two-dimensional exhibition space for contemporary art, manifesting itself in the form of a glossy magazine, he came up with the ” The Parquet Floor Dress “, a piece suspended between surrealism and interior design in which he injected his optimism. in which he injected his optimism.

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