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Architectural and Design Channel Manager

Amanda Hughes

Working with the Blum research and development team, Amanda is an advocate for human centric design, helping to create inspiring spaces that work with the needs of the individual. A professional chef and CX expert, Amanda is now focused on education within the built environment, delivering lectures and workshops to those wanting a better understanding of ageing and accessibility. Involved with the R.S.A design challenge programme, and also a judge for the KBB Innovation Awards, Amanda champions universal, innovative design to improve the quality of our living spaces.

Get in touch

Contact Amanda to book an empathy lecture for you, your team, or your clients and to chat about industry trends, securing samples, or for advice on specifying components for bespoke furniture.



Learn more about Amanda's services for achitects and designers and how we can support you moving forward

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"How can we, as Architects and designers, support this shift in our approach to age and improve the quality of our living spaces, now and for future generations, at any age and at every stage of life?"

Amanda Hughes, Architectural and Design Channel Manager

KBB The Innovation Awards 2022

In its sixth year, the Innovation Awards ceremony is still one of the highlights of KBB Birmingham. Ten finalists were selected by a panel of expert judges in 2022 to showcase their designs at the NEC Birmingham. Take a look at which products were crowned winners. Click here to discover more.


Amanda Hughes giving an AGE EXPLORER® empathy suit demonstration at The Blum Experience Centre. Book your session today here.

Amanda's tips and tricks for organising under-sink space 

Does chaos under the kitchen sink sound all too familiar? The waste bin takes up too much space, cleaning agents and utensils clutter up the cabinet and lots of storage space is wasted.... Click here to read the full article.