Planting 185 Trees for the 2022 BIID Awards

Carbon Managers

This year, Paragon Studio is the environmental sponsor of the British Institute of Interior Design Awards 2022. Every year the BIID provides goodie bags for their attendees and this year we wanted to provide something that truly captured what we stand for. So often, goodie bag trinkets are forgotten, we wanted to make an impact. […]

Our new partnership with Carbon Managers

We are really pleased to announce that we have teamed up with a UK business called Carbon Managers, who are experts in environmental consultancy for small to medium enterprises and manufacturers like ourselves. Whilst we know that our dumbbells and other equipment is the sustainable choice for your gym project, it is important to have […]

We won at the SBID Product Design Awards!

Our team are absolutely delighted to have come home this weekend with a trophy, which heralds the elevation in status of our Diabolo Dumbbells from ‘amazing’ to ‘award-winning’! Coming in on top of the Homeware and Accessories Category at the prestigious SBID International Product Design Awards, our directors were thrilled to accept the prize from […]

Ethical Focus: why we are switching to Iroko

Working in the yachting industry, we are often required to manufacture items in Teak for discerning clients whose yachts are being built to the highest of standards in Europe and further afield. Teak has a long history of use in maritime applications and is synonymous with luxury yachting – most notably used for the iconic […]

On set in a 200 year old gym conversion

Nestled in the Cotswolds, a stunning Grade ll listed property with an incredible gym conversion. This was the location of our first lifestyle photoshoot to showcase our latest Paragon Studio products.   The classiest of garage gyms, this 200 year old car port was originally a barn attached to the property. The owners were inspired […]