29th April 2015

We are delighted to have been recently featured in Designweek, where we talked to Sara Dawood about designing for challenging spaces such as the British Airways Concorde interior:

The most challenging space I recall collaborating on was the last interior refit of the Concorde plane for British Airways.

The inside space has been likened to a cigar tube, but was in fact much wider than most private aircrafts. The focus was on creating a seamless experience that felt unique, exclusive and luxurious but not excessive in any way. This was achieved by using modern classic furniture in the lounge, and the best in light-weight materials on board – although titanium cutlery was deemed too light – alongside exquisite-but-smallish portions of expensive food and wine, all reflecting the ethos of the plane