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Bonsai Head to London Design Week

One of our favourite times of year is London Design Week.  We get to spend a few days in the capital visiting the various design shows and exposing ourselves to a diverse range of products and ideas which never disappoint. This year we attended three shows - '100% Design', 'TENT', and 'Decorex' so that we could visit a few of our existing suppliers, perhaps find new ones and above all else b

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Press: New Bespoke showroom preview

Renovation work on Bonsai's new bespoke showroom is well underway and the end result is in sight. The team at Bonsai are all hugely excited about this important evolution of the company and the unique products and services it will bring to the Channel Islands.  Gallery magazine popped in to get a sneak preview of what was to come. To read the preview article please click here.

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Could you rush to St Tropez to repair the floor in our yacht please? Sure we could!

It is not unusual for our Care service to receive a call from someone with a floor, deck or piece of furniture asking for us to repair, refurbish, preserve or find the best way to treat it.  It's what we do best after all and one could rightfully argue that it is not especially newsworthy.  What is slightly more unusual is to receive a call from a client with a Yacht based down in St Tr

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Where would one find the world's largest floorboard?

Bound for the Black Forest! One of the things that make Bonsai stand out is our ability to source just about anything; especially timber related. We travel extensively in search of new and inovative products for all manner of applications and constantly strive to better the selction that we offer our clients. Flooring has always been at the heart of our product range and as such we pride ourselv

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'Passion, Expertise & Craftsmanship' - Living Life Issue 10

Having been open for nearly two years, Bonsai's new Elements store has been a terrific success for the company. Not only has it provided a much needed place for us to display a wider range of our products but it also represents our first publicly visible shop front premises too (our 'Bespoke' operation and warehouse storage being tucked out of view!). An increase of over 30% in Bonsai's tu

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A Vintage Venture - Gallery 'Chic Finds' Issue 2

An exciting new clothing shop called 'Amelia's Wardrobe' opened recently in Mill Street, St Peter Port. Having seen several of Bonsai's Vintage furniture restorations, shop owner Phay McCombie contacted us to help out with display pieces with real character. Of course we were more than happy to oblige! Amelia's Wardrobe has enjoyed a very successful virst few months' trading and the Gal

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Bella Spa - Living Life Sep '11

The team from Living Life visited the island's newest and most exciting business - Bella Spa. The Spa represents the newest addition to the island's foremost boutique hotel the Bella Luce.  As main contractors, suppliers and co-designers, this project was a great acheivement for the Bonsai team and one which we're proud to have in our portfolio. Read the full article here.

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Bonsai adopts digital in-store media

As a fast-growing company we've experienced many busy times in store and at exhibitions. From time to time we'd find ourselves too short-staffed to cope with the volume of people coming into the showrooms or to our exhibition stands. A nice problem to have but an important one we needed to address nonetheless.  So, we assumed the worst case scenario: that a potential client (or clients) cam

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New Branding! Exciting times

Having teamed up with the creative geniuses at The Potting Shed, we are immensely proud to launch Bonsai's new branding. We gave TPS a brief to design a brand which not only brought Bonsai firmly up to date, but that communicated the journey of the company and clearly defined the it's present structure. Bonsai are best known as 'Bonsai Flooring' which harks back to the company's humble beginning

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