Events

Review: Neocon 2022 with Craig Jones

Neocon 2022 beckons, a trip to Chicago always warms the hearts and minds but not necessary the legs and feet. What will we see this year? With the separation of the event and some of the big guns moving to Fulton Market what will be the impact of this divergence. As Fulton Market gains traction… Read More >

24 June 2022

NEW: Design Insider Instagram Event – 6th & 7th July

The UK commercial sector’s first 2 day Instagram event bringing together leading commercial interior suppliers and designers. Design Insider is holding a full programme, across two days, utilising Instagram which will showcase both the hospitality and workplace sectors. Our programme will include pre-recorded project focused interviews, Instagram Live conversations, production focused Q&A sessions, and new… Read More >

22 June 2022

Milan Material Discoveries

Milan Design Week has an internationally recognised reputation as the go-to event for the latest innovations in furniture, lighting and interior finishes – 60 years of showcasing the world’s leading brands will do that.  With the event back to its full strength following the 2-year pandemic interruption, crowds once again flocked back to the city… Read More >

21 June 2022

Trend Report: Milan Design Week 2022

We bring you the voices of the visitors and participants of Milan Design Week 2022! Download our full Milan Design Week 2022 Trend Report We reached out to leading commercial interior designers and suppliers, as well as a selection of product designers in order to find out what they thought about Milan Design Week 2022… Read More >

14 June 2022

Launched: Design Insider Talks 2022

Design Insider Talks open a direct conversation between Commercial Interior Designers and the people who will use, or already use, the spaces they create. We invite you to join us for our Talks series 2022. Book free tickets for you and your team here Wednesday 29th June: Designing Balance: Successfully balancing hybrid working with business… Read More >

9 June 2022

Review: Clerkenwell Design Week 2022

It is usually always sunny for Clerkenwell Design Week and so I wasn’t completely prepared to be welcomed to this year’s event with a downpour of rain! That being said, I was warmly welcomed by the now familiar bright pink branded signage as I left Farringdon station and by all of the showrooms and event… Read More >

31 May 2022

Product Preview: Clerkenwell Design Week

BCFA Members launch brand new products at Clerkenwell Design Week for Commercial Interior Designers to discover some of the UK’s finest brands and designs. After a short hiatus, Clerkenwell Design Week is back and bigger than ever. Designers and Architects from across the UK will travel to Clerkenwell this week to discover the most innovative… Read More >

23 May 2022

Review: London Design Week

The Chelsea Design Centre was buzzing with life last week, providing in-house brands with their first big event of the year from 13th – 18th March 2022. Walking into London Design Week, we were welcomed by an eye-catching installation, bursting with colour, immediately setting a cheerful tone. Paint was provided by Andrew Martin and Sanderson,… Read More >

22 March 2022

Review: Surface Design Show

After COVID delaying exhibitions for nearly 2 years, the Surface Design Show made its long awaited return at the Business Design Centre, London from 8th – 10th February 2022. With a clear focus on sustainability, the event provided designers and buyers with an educational two days, supported by a strong programme of talks, research and… Read More >

15 February 2022

Surface Design Show: Events Line-Up

Surface Design Show 2022 presents an exciting combination of education, engagement and entertainment at one of the first industry events to fully return to a face-to-face format this year. Held from 8-10 February, the event will take place once again at London’s Business Design Centre in Islington. The Main Stage will host a total of… Read More >

7 February 2022

Surface Design Show 2022 Trends – What to Look out for

Taking place at London’s Business Design Centre, Surface Design Show (8-10 February 2022) will again provide architects and designers with an exciting and inspirational range of surface designs and materials. Speaking before the event opens, trend forecaster and curator of the Show’s Surface Spotlight Live feature, Sally Angharad enthused, “The design directions I have highlighted… Read More >

18 January 2022

Celebrated Designs: Dezeen Awards

As is the case in so many industries, the final month of the year tends to be littered with awards, and the world of design and architecture is no different. Much like last year, when lockdown was in full effect for the however-many-times, one of the most sought after and well respected of the lot,… Read More >

6 January 2022

Trend Report – Hospitality Interiors Experience (HIX)

This is the event we have been waiting for! We have enjoyed this event’s bold graphics for the last 2 years and as soon as you arrived at the Hospitality Interiors Experience (HIX) you knew you were going to experience an event with a unique outlook on the hospitality sector. ‘The BCFA had over 40… Read More >

24 November 2021