Italian restaurant Fucina in Chiltern Street, Marylebone is the brainchild of Australian-born restaurateur Kurt Zdesar. Zdesar brought in head chef Stefano Stecca, from Rimini, formerly head chef at Toto’s in Chelsea. The restaurant opened to acclaim in late 2016. The Fucina style is ‘casual-luxury’. It serves...

We love a little extravagance at Diespeker, and we’re delighted to supply to luxury watch house, Arije. Arije opened the store in Sloane Street in 2009. Arije showcases some of the world’s most prestigious timepieces from brands such as Cartier, Harry Winston and Breguet with exclusive...

Diespeker is providing its biggest bespoke resin based terrazzo meterage to date for an Oriental retail space for Loon Fung. The space is part of a major regeneration project at 399 Edgware Road. The formerly derelict site was identified for a new community hub for the...

Diespeker recently supplied countertops to the new Luminary Bakery in Hackney at a preferential rate in support of the great work being done by the operation. The bakery is a social enterprise that offers opportunities to vulnerable women in London. It is part of the Kahlia...

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,...

Diespeker has been in operation since 1881, so it’s not a surprise that every so often, something pops up from our past. We were recently sent a photograph by an associate who had spotted the connection. The photo shows a Diespeker crew at work at the...

Diespeker contributed towards a unique, contemporary interior for independent restaurant, Llewelyn’s in Herne Hill, London. When Diesepeker was brought into the mix, the architect, Henry Harker of new London practice HH+, had already agreed a palette with the client. They initially intended to use Corian throughout,...

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...

Natural stone has been associated with the art of sculpture for centuries – not just as the material for the sculptor to work with, but also to provide the base for sculptures to be set on. Diespeker supplies granite plinths to London sculptor Michael Speller. Michael,...

The ‘Imagine Moscow’ exhibition for the new Design Museum featured ‘marble’ wallpaper created after London-based graphic design company Kellenberger-White approached Diespeker. The company, which worked on the exhibition graphics, illustration and marketing campaign, contacted Diespeker with a request to photograph marble Albania Red. The stunning red...

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 is pleased to announce a new addition to our range, with six styles of lightweight concrete tiles now available. With knowledge and expertise gained from innovative projects in previous decades, we are delighted to once again be working with concrete it enjoys a revival...

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...

Our supported charity Stem 4 has secured nine places on the upcoming Ride London on Sunday July 30th. This is a popular cycling challenge with over 26,000 cyclists riding through London and Surrey, following much of the route of the London 2012 Olympic Road Cycling Races. The...

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...

25 Watling Street together with 10 Bow Lane (which were found to have originally been four separate buildings) have been stripped out and refurbished to create contemporary offices. This huge reconstruction of several listed buildings has taken place behind an historic façade which has been...

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...

Never one to turn down a challenge, Diespeker recently made the longest single-piece bespoke resin based terrazzo countertop to date. The 4-metre countertop was made by hand in the Diespeker workshops in South East London. It was designed to match cement based terrazzo from our...

Diespeker is engaged with a terrazzo floor and cladding project at London’s Hatton Wall. This is for the refurbishment of an historic warehouse building into combined office and residential penthouse suites with enviable views of London. Diespeker is providing terrazzo paving in various sizes, mainly square,...

Diespeker & Co is now an approved Dekton fabricator. The stone specialist has been granted a licence to cut Dekton Quartz by Consentina, the largest producers of engineered stone in the UK, best known for Silestone. Described as a revolutionary, Dekton uses ‘sinterized’ particle technology to create...

Diespeker & Co is delighted with the results of a marble installation for clothing retailer, END. Clothing, which has launched its second store, this one in Glasgow. The new END. store is located in Ingram Street in Glasgow’s ‘Style Mile’ and boasts a stunning interior look...

Another Brand’s ever popular Primo tables have been reimagined in a new terrazzo finish. The trio of pedestal tables come in a choice of small, medium and large - making them an extremely versatile product for all areas of the home. The Terrazzo Primo is...

Diespeker is delighted to announce the addition of almost 50 new standard terrazzo options to our range. From just over 30 standard choices, we now offer 80 different designs, from neutrals to statement yellows, greens and blues. “The extended range greatly widens the choice for our customers...

Since 2000, Pantone has released a new colour of the year, which it believes reflects current topics and the global mood at the time the colour is created. For 2017, the colour (Pantone 15-0343) is a fresh yellow-green – called, simply Greenery. ‘A refreshing and revitalizing...

We were very excited recently to get a mention in the Telegraph’s Stella Magazine for an interior design project. Diespeker & Co worked with set designer Anna Burns of Anna Burns Studio to provide a stunningly different marble floor for her new bathroom. Anna visited our South...

It is my personal belief that a company should support a charity because it means something to them. That is why Diespeker has given a commitment to a charity close to our hearts, and one that will ring a bell with anyone who has teenage...

Diespeker has created bespoke terrazzo counters for a new venue in Dubai. Seafood restaurant The Atlantic originated in Melbourne, and has recently been franchised to Solutions Leisure for a waterfront venue in Souk al Bahar in Dubai. The design brief called for a slightly industrial look, and...

We have recently invested over £40K in a high spec Duratiq floor grinding and polishing machine, which gives Diespeker the edge when working on large expanse floors. The machine, which is produced by Swedish specialist company HTC, has a digital control panel and remote control to...