Ethical Luxury; Interior Designers Leading the Change
Webinar hosted by the BIID. Learn how interior designers can be thought leaders and affect change in the industry’s campaign to deliver ethical and sustainable interiors for a healthier and happier future.
British Institute of Interior Design 2020
The BIID is the only professional institute for interior designers in the UK. They run webinars, tradeshows and other events throughout the year to enable interior design professionals to expand their knowledge and network with industry peers.
Date: Thursday 5 November, 11am to 12pm
Guest speakers: Dee Gibson, Harriet Forde, Henry Prideaux, Brian Woulfe
What is ethical luxury and how do you achieve it? Join BIID members and professional interior designers, Dee Gibson, Harriet Forde, Henry Prideaux and Brian Woulfe in conversation, as they each discuss their approach to ethical, sustainable design, and how this ethos has permeated their whole practice.
Dee Gibson is a residential interior designer with 18 years of experience of working with private, residential clients and focusing on whole house refurbishments and extensions. Most of her work comes from referral and her testimonials all speak of beautiful, individual, functional designs and an approachable working style. Her work showcases sumptuous, luxurious, tactile interiors incorporating individual style relevant to each client.
Harriet Forde is an experienced interior designer and the founder of London-based practice Harriet Forde Design. Recognised for her work with commercial, hotel and residential clients, she is regularly commissioned to work on projects across the UK, continental Europe, and the Middle East. Harriet is Past President of the BIID and continues to play a key role in the strategic development of the BIID, working on the BIID Council.
Henry Prideaux Interior Design was established in 2014 by Henry Prideaux to provide a personalised interior design service for private clients. Following an introduction in his early twenties to interior decorator Jonathan Hudson, Henry Prideaux learned the trade before honing his skills within some of the industry's most recognised interior design practices and is proud to include Nicky Haslam's NH Design and The Studio Harrods in his professional repertoire. These foundations have given him a great knowledge of different interior styles, an understanding of space and proportion, together with a sense of good taste, enabling him to deliver a range of residential and commercial projects in London, the UK and international destinations. As the creative force behind the design side of the company, Henry is passionate about interiors and constantly strives to develop beautiful, original, bespoke design to add to his already impressive portfolio.
Brian Woulfe founded multi award-winning London interior design studio Designed by Woulfe. With over a decade’s experience he has overseen projects throughout Europe, the US and Asia-Pacific regions creating modern, classic designs reflecting his intrinsic understanding of the international property market. He is passionate about creating comfortable, luxurious yet playful interiors.