Design input spanned the generations when an entire family turned up to get involved with the creation of their new kitchen island countertop. The Khandelwal family arrived en masse at the Diespeker premises in Bermondsey to hand pick the marble they wanted incorporated in a bespoke...

Our ongoing relationship with WeWork has led to experimentation in design techniques for terrazzo. WeWork has been using a ‘ribbed’ effect in wood in some of its office projects. Diespeker has been investigating how to create a similar effect in terrazzo using moulding techniques to create an...

Something very different for Diespeker was involvement with terrazzo for a sculpture that used a baby change unit. The bespoke terrazzo was created using chunks of marble chosen by artist Nicole Wermers at the Diespeker premises in Bermondsey. Ross Chalmers from Herald Street Gallery explains the thinking behind the...

Diespeker recently created a Palladiana terrazzo table for Zimmerman’s first shop in St Tropez, for Centreline. Palladiana is a particular type of terrazzo similar to a mosaic finish, that uses larger chunks of marble than is usual with terrazzo. This creates a visual, almost graphic design. For...

Diespeker has recently completed a new project for WeWork, this one on the illustrious Champs Elysees in the heart of Paris. The project includes a stunning blue (or bleu) terrazzo made especially for the project. WeWork’s latest office sharing space at 92, Champs-Élysées covers four floors....

Diespeker supplied terrazzo for a stunning spiral staircase that is being created at the prestigious Burberry store in the Dubai Mall, Dubai. The project uses terrazzo TE070 from Diespeker’s Standard Plus range, a creamy white design. The spiral staircase design includes intricate curved elements, on plan and...

Diespeker’s expertise with terrazzo offers limitless opportunities for kitchen design. While marble and granite have long been the material of choice for luxury kitchens, designers with an eye for exclusivity are turning to terrazzo for inspiration. Terrazzo provides a superb alternative for flooring, countertops, islands and accessories....

If you haven’t heard the name before, WeWork may be coming to a city near you soon! WeWork is an American company on a mission to build amazing shared office spaces. Founded in 2010, the company now has multiple co-working offices around the world, from Brazil...

Diespeker has been bending the rules again, this time for an office building refurbishment in the heart of the City of London. One Poultry is located at the junction of Poultry and Queen Victoria Street; below is the Bank Underground station. The building was designed by...

Diespeker has carried out another first in the world of resin based terrazzo, by bending resin terrazzo panels to fit a curved countertop. The project The innovative process was carried out for a countertop for Nandos in Fallowfield, Manchester on a fast-track programme. The client chose a...

Diespeker is now offering a free presentation seminar for London-based architectural and design practices. The presentation is given by Kevin Meynard, our Business Development Director. Kevin will give helpful information on such topics as: Different types of terrazzo Cement based Resin based Standard and bespoke Tile,...

Most of us dutifully recycle our bottles – but how many think about using them decoratively? Diespeker recently did just this, working with joinery and furniture specialist, JBL Furniture to produce a unique terrazzo display panel and countertop for an international bank. The creative idea was to...

Diespeker & Co was thrilled to learn that one of our terrazzo tile designs has been picked out by design monthly Architectural Digest from Condé Naste, for an award in the inaugural AD Great Design Awards. Even better, the terrazzo was chosen from our new, extended...

Diespeker terrazzo is making further inroads across the globe. We’ve had an impressive rise in interest in both our resin and cement based terrazzo, bespoke and standard for a variety of high profile projects in different countries. In 2016, this included terrazzo supply to Korea, a...

A new company has launched an eye-catching side table featuring Diespeker terrazzo created by young designers Marte Brauter and James Denholm. James works as a User Experience designer in a Customer Experience consultancy design studio in Shoreditch, while Marte is a denim designer at Top Shop’s...

Our first major project to use tiles from our extended standard terrazzo range was for the Big Mamma brand in Paris. Big Mamma restaurants are based around authentic, homemade Italian food, using genuine ingredients sourced from Italy. Therefore using an authentic Italian material like terrazzo for their...

Diespeker was delighted to work again with visionary architect Freehaus to provide terrazzo for the countertop and cladding at the Benugo pop-up in Topshop’s store in Oxford Street. The Benugo brand is a unique catering company that operates in the high street and public buildings and...