Our Heritage


Habitat's heart

In May 2002 Habitat announces an evolutionary change to its famous word mark, by adding a symbol depicting the 'heart within the home'.


A new chapter

Marking a new era, Habitat Managing Director, Clare Askem, and Home Retail Group acquire the UK arm of the brand.


Happy half-century Habitat!

To mark its 50th birthday in 2014, Habitat commissions artist James Joyce to create a one-off celebratory logo.


Notorious VIP

VIP (Very Important Products) collection makes its mark with 22 products designed by a series of experts and famous names.


A Platform for design

Habitat’s Platform exhibition space - a gallery to host exhibitions, talks and shows - launches in its King's Road store.


Friends Reunited

In September, Habitat launches its Design Reunion project and welcomes back a selection of top designers for an exclusive range in the AW14 collection.


Hello Theo

Theo Williams is announced as new Creative Director of Habitat a post he will hold until 2011.


Habitat in miniature

Habitat introduces a brand new concept: its first Mini Habitat within Homebase.


Another 50th celebration

Habitat goes big by thinking small with a broad expansion of its Mini Habitat stores. Launching over 50 in a year takes the total to nearly 80!