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Deadgood at Pitfield London

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British design brand Deadgood is showing it’s latest Plex collection at trendy café/exhibition space, Pitfield London. Continue Reading…

Toto Bar by Isay Weinfeld

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Contemporary modern and Brazilian Furniture Company, ESPASSO will be showcasing their designs during the London Design Festival.  Continue Reading…

28.280 by Omer Arbel at the V&A

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Greeting visitors at the V&A is a brand new installation for the London Design Festival. Hung from the highest point of the building is the 28.280 custom-made chandelier by Canada based designer, Omer Arbel. Continue Reading…

London Design Festival 2013

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The London Design Festival has officially begun. ‘Design is Everywhere’ is the catchphrase for the LDF 2013 and it lives up to its name. Continue Reading…

Interiors Exploded: Talks with 100% Design

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The Friday seminars programme at 100% Design features some of the biggest names in interior design: Nigel Coates, Mary Fox Linton, Vanessa Brady and Giles Miller to name a few. Continue Reading…

The Hanging Room by TILT

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The Hanging Room is a new approach to flexible working practices by London-based design and architecture studio, TILT. Continue Reading…

Jewel 3D Mirrors by TOBYhouse

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After we featured TOBYhouse’s latest design, Sacrifice Furniture the founder kindly told us on Twitter that Despoke would be the first to receive images of the new mirror range, and here it is. Continue Reading…

Creative Balance talks at 100% Design

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Above: Creative Balance concept for 100% Design

We previewed the Creative Balance concept back in February and as well as being the overarching theme for 100% Design, it also acts as inspiration for the second day of talks at the show. Continue Reading…

AMASS installation by Benjamin Hubert

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Benjamin Hubert, one of the UK’s leading industrial and furniture designers, has designed a modular installation of 40,000 components for the 100% Design Auditorium, during the London Design Festival in September. Continue Reading…

Talking Architecture at 100% Design

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The range of Talks with 100% Design during the London Design Festival is whetting our appetite for design debate. The first day of talks on Wednesday 18th September is focused around architecture. Headlining the architecture programme will be Richard Rogers in conversation with Icon magazine’s Christopher Turner. Continue Reading…

The Dock by Tom Dixon

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Above: Tom Dixon Studio at Portobello Docks in London

During the London Design Festival, Tom Dixon will be hosting The Dock at the Portobello Docks in West London, in what is described as an “emporium of hyperactive creativity”. Continue Reading…

Milano kitchen designed by Architect Luca Scacchetti

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The latest collection from Elam, Tisettanta’s popular kitchen brand is designed by Italian Architect Luca Scacchetti. Continue Reading…

Australian Pavilion at 100% Design

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Above: Stoneware Lamps by Adam Cornish

The Australian Pavilion at 100% design is set to showcase some exciting new designs from award winning Australian designers. Continue Reading…

50 years of Mathmos

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Above: Mathmos 50th anniversary limited edition Astro lamp

For the past fifty years Mathmos has been creating its iconic lava lamp. During the London Design Festival (LDF), Mathos will be celebrating continuous production in Britain since the first Astro lamp in 1963. Continue Reading…

Sensory Sky by Dornbracht

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‘Spathrooms’ are set to be a big trend in bathroom design over the next few years and Dornbracht is ahead of the curve. The new Sensory Sky creates a ‘unique experience that stimulates all the senses.’ Continue Reading…