CHROME YELLOW BOOKS are specialists in contemporary European art and craft publications.
We regularly hold bookstands at colleges and universities by appointment and participate in special events across Europe including Collect, New Designers and AFEDAP
Latimeria is a Finnish design company run by Juha Luukkonen and founded in 1994. Originally based in Helsinki, Latimeria moved in 2005 to its current location in Porvoo where our products are now made.
What is your philosophy?
We regard ourselves as poets, but without using words. Although we work with a material which is perceived as cold and hard, we aim to create sensitive and emotional products. Each object which leaves our studio is discussed in great detail and carefully finished…
Japan Hort Business (JHB) was founded in 2013 with the goal of distributing highest quality Niwaki from Japan to the world. JHB is in search of the best trees from all over Japan and has the goal to bring the highest value to the tree producers as well as the end customer.For this JHB is establishing a system similar to fair trade approaches in other fields – which brings the best price for the tree producing family owned business and helps to make these businesses more profitable for a future o…
Polar Life Haus:
Das moderne Massivholzhaus aus Finnland.
Erleben Sie die erstklassige Lebens- und Wohnqualität des finnischen Massivholzhauses
Wohnqualität entsteht durch sorgfältig ausgearbeitete Wohnlösungen, die individuell auf die Bedürfnisse der Hausbewohner abgestimmt sind. Die individuellen, hochwertigen Häuser von Polar Life Haus stehen im Einklang mit Mensch und Natur. Unsere modernen Holzhäuser vereinen erstklassiges Design, beste natürliche Materialien sowie einen exzellenten …
Robert Race has been a full-time toymaker for over thirty years.Starting with dolls’ houses and miniature furniture he has subsequently concentrated on moving toys and simple automata, which have been widely exhibited in Britain, Europe and beyond.
His work is represented in the collections of:
Museum of Childhood, Bethnal Green, London
Japan Museum of Contemporary Toy, Okayama, Japan
Arima Toys and Automata Museum, Hyogo, Japan.
Arts Council (South East) Craft Collection.
So Cosy began life with no name, on a market stall in Spitalfields. Soon it became obvious that we had an amazing product; people just loved our beautiful, luxurious blankets made only from the finest alpaca, merino and sheep wools. It was great going to work and hearing comments like 'the softest blanket I've ever felt' and 'it's like I'm being cuddled - it's so warm' so the passion within us just grew and grew. Determined to make a real go of our hobby, we got a regular pitch at St Albans mark…