18 April 2014

Easter Opening Times

Retrouvius will be closed over the Easter weekend and the May Bank Holidays enjoying well deserved breaks.

We will be closed: 

Friday 18th April to Monday 21st April
Saturday 3rd & Monday 5th May
Saturday 24th & Monday 26th May

12 April 2014

Heathrow Limestone back in stock

We have 80 square metres of our fossil limestone leftover from a design job. See more here

11 April 2014

Retrouvius article in Alto Magazine

Thank you to Elizabeth Chopin and Morag Bruce at Alto Magazine for writing about Retrouvius in Alto Spring issue.

27 March 2014

Design Project visited by MILK Magazine

Thank you to our clients Tom, Anita and their four lovely children for appearing in their Marylebone townhouse for this Summers issue of MILK decoration.

24 March 2014

Hire stock for your photo shoot!

Hire stock items for your photo shoot! 

As seen here:
Two door mahogany cabinets
Original anglepoise lamp
And our green leather club chair

Contact us for further details...

13 March 2014

Amanda Schiff's Cabinets of Curiosity

We recently had the pleasure of being introduced to Amanda Schiff's 21st Century alchemy. Her fascination for orphaned objet that have survived by chance or miracle bought her to the Retrouvius warehouse and our recently salvaged museum storage boxes and cabinets.
We love her mini cabinets of curiosity and assemblages of emphemera; beautiful, beguiling and shrouded in narrative and mystery.
Jane Wildgoose's photography captures these unfolding plots...

07 March 2014

Design is a state of mind - Serpentine Sackler Gallery

Our friend and collaborator, Martino Gamper, has a new London show at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery. High recommended!

design is a state of mind
5 March 2014 - 21 April, 2014
Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London, UK

13 February 2014

Completed Design Project

This family came to Retrouvius seeking a complete re-design of their new fabulous grade II listed home. Previously they had enjoyed a chapter of their lives inhabiting an uber-minimalist aesthetic. On moving into an older more textured period property they wanted to emphasise this change.

Read more in our design projects.

13 February 2014

SALVO renews Retrouvius membership for 2014

SALVO the gateway to architectural salvage and antiques has renewed Retrouvius membership. We officially comply with the SALVO code and terms of trade agreement.

29 January 2014

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15 January 2014

Shakespeare Paper

We're down to our last few sheets of hand made shakespeare test sheets - about 30 square metres remaining. Great used as wall paper.
Seen here to present Farrow & Ball's new colour range.

Shakespeare sheets

Retrouvius also has a quantity of tailor's sample sheets

13 January 2014

Bathroom inspiration

Thank you to House & Garden for including Retrouvius in their February bathroom inspiration... a wet room from Sam Roddick's Parliament Hill home.