cat art show la A coworking space is much more than merely a space shared by different businesses and firms. There's a completely different dynamism prevalent in coworking spaces; they are a residential area, an artistic, open environment where ideas fly forwards and backwards and knowledge is traded and shared. It's more than simply an area to work, it's a residential district of men and women working collaboratively and openly. Plenty of start-ups find their beginnings in coworking spaces, mostly coming from a shared idea, a vision. Plenty of companies and would-be entrepreneurs develop their ideas in collaborative environments such as these. Anything could spark an idea, a throwaway comment, a conversation with fellow employees and members. At the 2011 London Fashion Week, British designer Rachel Freire displayed her latest design, a cow-nipple dress that is made out of 3,000 cow and yak nipples (90 % cow and 10 percent yak). This kind of dress caused such a fashion scandal along with the spring-summer 2012 'Nippleocalypse' variety of this 32-year-old designer met with harsh criticism. 'It appears to me absolutely grotesque.' Labour MP Kerry McCarthy said. 'I think most of the people will quickly realize it sickening and repulsive.' But Freire defended her provocative piece, saying, 'I create fashion using material that will otherwise end up on the scrap heap. What I am doing is recycling. The people criticizing are clearly clueless concerning the volume of leather wasted on a regular basis.' “We’re obviously delighted to be featured in Love Your Home and Garden. It’s very pleasing to be recognised as a leading provider of aluminium windows and doors – but it’s just as satisfying to be supporting good people going through hard times.