Welcome to OPUMO UK. To kickstart your design discovery we’ve picked out a few of the most-popular brands in your region.
According to the British Coffee Association, every day the UK drinks 55 million cups of coffee. So, isn’t it about time you learned how to make the perfect cup of coffee in the comfort of your own home? Well, Chemex, the family-owned company that began in the 1941 with the original Chemex Coffeemaker, is dedicated to providing superior coffee brewing equipment to make that task a lot easier for you. The coffee smells good, too.
Back in 2004 when Flavio Girolami and Prathan Poopat founded Common Projects and released its original model, the Achilles, the world was a different place. Minimal sneakers never existed. Now, fourteen years later Common Projects has changed the game for men’s footwear as the Original Achilles is not only considered a wardrobe staple but the epitome of stripped-back simplicity, too.
ChemexClassic Wooden Collar 6 Cup Drip Coffee Maker£40
Tom DixonCopper Melt Pendant Light£680
Tom DixonCopper Mini Melt Pendant Light£435
Normann CopenhagenGrey Pendant Bell Lamp£220
pinqponqEsker Green Medium Blok Backpack £154
NikeAviator Grey / Barely Volt ACG Zoom Terra Zaherra Sneakers £153
Taking its title from industrialist pioneer Raymond Lowry, “You must create your own design style,” Fraser Moss and Jimmy Collins founded YMC to create clothing that can be easily mixed and matched with existing pieces in your wardrobe. With that philosophy in mind, its easy to why YMC’s unique and understated designs has gathered a dedicated following worldwide.
From studying poetry and attending art school to playing bass guitar in Funkapolitan, to receiving an OBE in the year 2000, Tom Dixon has established himself as one of the most innovative British designers of the modern day – and the face of an award-winning British design studio in that time, too. Our dedicated Tom Dixon edit brings together some of our favourite Tom Dixon designs and incorporates a number of extraordinary objects for the home, we think you’ll like it.
If you want a piece of furniture that is more personable like it has really been made for modern living in mind, from start to finish, then you’ll want to see the latest releases from Normann Copenhagen. The Danish design studio opt for revitalising traditional craftsmanship and forging collaborative working relationships with a range of the world’s best designers to create furniture that is unique, understated and of incredibly high-quality.
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