$10m raised for business to continue improvements

US-based tech company Decor Matters, which uses augmented reality and artificial intelligence to assist interior designers, has raised $10 million to continue with technology improvements.

“With the new funding, DecorMatters is advancing our AI and data technology to deeper and wider ranges to build an even more enjoyable experience including trend discovery and furniture shopping for our users,” said Farris Wu, DecorMatters co-founder and CEO.

Using the app’s technology, designers can help furniture shoppers make home renovations easier by seeing what their spaces will look like with furniture from retailers including Pier One, Overstock and Wayfair, among others.


Mattress recycling and sustainable designs encouraged

7 January 2020

A new research partnership has been set up with the aim of increasing mattress recycling and more sustainable design.

Bensons for Beds brings hotel-style living to the high street

7 January 2020

Bensons for Beds is promising to bring luxury hotel-style living to the home with the launch of its Adeline bed frame.

Inspiring young people to design and make furniture

20 December 2019

Aspiring young designers and furniture makers will get the chance to learn how to craft furniture within the renowned Rycotewood Furniture Centre at City of Oxford College – for free!

Furniture designer on the move

20 December 2019

A FURNITURE designer has moved her workshop from Hampshire to the Brighton coast to help her create furnishings in touch with Nature.

Promotion at Designer Contracts

19 December 2019

Flooring contractor, Designer Contracts, has announced a senior promotion within its 16-strong interior design division. Joining the business three years ago, and with almost a decade of experience in interior design, Faye Armstrong entered the showhome division as design sales consultant and has now been promoted to design sales manager.  Said Faye: “I’m pleased to