Design Centre Stories

Month: August 2018

LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair (14 – 19 September 2018)

Celebrating its 10th edition in Berkeley Square this September, the LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair once again brings together the very best of Britain’s renowned art and antiques trade. The fair has grown year on year and is now firmly positioned as the preeminent exhibition of its kind, attracting over 20,000 visitors last year alone. One of only two events …

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Next Generation Thinking

Commemorating the future of interior design, the Summer Graduate Show at KLC School of Design in Design Centre East featured a spectacular display of students’ projects created on the Diploma HE, Foundation Degree, BA (Hons) and Blended Learning courses. Demonstrating the diverse creative approaches to interior design, as practised and defined by the renowned school, projects tackled important societal issues …

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Across The Pond

To celebrate the close ties between British and US design, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour hosted a summer lunch with Amy Astley, editor in chief of American AD. Utilising the beauty of birch trees, a Design Centre East space was specially transformed into a glorious green woodland. On one of the hottest days of the year, guests enjoyed salmon and Eton Mess, …

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Ready to ‘Ware’

With the crossover between fashion and interiors ever stronger, GP & J Baker is collaborating with H&M on a new womenswear collection. Cherished archival prints such as ‘Magnolia’ and the classic ‘Oriental Bird’, alongside geometric designs, are given a new lease of life in a range of sophisticated and romantic pieces. Silhouettes are long, fluid and voluminous with details such as puff …

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