This Autumn, The New Craftsmen presents ‘Ways of Seeing’: a collaborative project bringing together maker and interior designer. The New Craftsmen will invite three prestigious interior designer studios - Maria Speake, Founder of Retrouvius; Emma Burns, Senior Design Director at Sibyl Colefax & John Fowler; and Sasha von Meister and Tom Bartlett, Directors of Waldo Works - to explore the different ways they view and value craft.
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01 August 2019
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19th September 2pm
The Importance of Restoration in a Circular Economy
Roddy Clarke in conversation with Adam Hills & Polly Waite
In a world of ever-changing trends and fashions the rise of a ’throwaway culture’ has had a huge impact on the world around us. Roddy Clarke looks at how preserving pieces, which have been passed down through generations and investing in timeless items encourages a drive away from this increase in consumerism. Restoration is a way of ensuring items can last giving us a reason not to buy, and therefore minimising our footprint on the planet.