Andrew Martin, one our most popular brands here at Olivia's, is full of eclectic and fun furniture. With a huge catalogue of soft furnishings, wall art, tables, sofas, accessories and much more, Andrew Martin furniture can really make a statement in your home.
But who is the brand behind Andrew Martin? What makes them tick?
Sitting down with the team, Brand Manager at Olivia's, Sarah Aitken, asked the need-to-know questions.
So, tell us a little bit about Andrew Martin.
Andrew Martin has been a global leader of inventive, fusion, and fun interiors since the 70s!
The brand is renowned for its multi-layered, theatrical approach to design and highly original collections. Products span everything from furniture, lighting and art to fabric, wallpaper, and cushions; and now with its brand-new paint collection recently added into the mix, Andrew Martin is truly a one-stop shop for design.
We can't wait to get our hands on your paint. We heard that you have some pretty exciting clientele?
Over the years, the whole world has stumbled through the doors of our flagship showroom on Walton St, Chelsea, from Kate to Kylie and Princess Leia to President Sarkozy. Designers from every continent have made it their go-to toolbox.
Andrew Martin has organised the Interior Designer of the Year Award since 1996 (‘the Oscars of the Interior Design world’) and published 23 editions of its Interior Design Review, underlining its credentials as a global design authority.
When did Andrew Martin begin creating interiors?
Andrew Martin is a quirky, fun brand, where does the inspiration come from for the designs?
The world around us. Our design philosophy is based on the fundamental truth that there is beauty to be found in very corner of the globe.
What designs do we need to look out for in 2021?
That would be telling.
What is your favourite piece?
It has to be the Truman Sectional Sofa, aka the comfiest sofa in the world!
We have to agree with that. (get your hands on the Truman sofa here)
Okay, so quick fire questions! When you think of Andrew Martin, what do you choose?
Cushions or rugs? It has to be cushions.
Wall art or mirrors? Wall art definitely
Minimal or maximal? Maximal
We love the maximal trend, it truly represents your home and family personalities.