Reviews

Decorex Review 2021

Decorex opened its doors for the first time in two years at Kensington Olympia’s Grand Hall from 10-13th October 2021. With a rich heritage stretching back over 40 years, Decorex’s long standing reputation has proved the test of time and it was good to see the show aisles packed with members of the design community… Read More >

14 October 2021

London Design Festival 2021

Last year saw the 18th edition of the London Design Festival and it’s safe to say that it was an unusual and decidedly smaller affair than those of previous years. The 19th edition, which took place between 18-26th September saw a re-expansion of the show and a welcome back to some, although not all, indoor… Read More >

6 October 2021

Trend Report – Clerkenwell Open 2021

On Thursday 9th and Friday 10th September 2021 Clerkenwell, London was flooded with life, with 60 brands across 45 showrooms participating in the Clerkenwell Open, an event organised by the BCFA in partnership with Women in Office Design (WOD). Download our full Clerkenwell Open Trend Report 2021 It has been many months since we have… Read More >

21 September 2021

Brompton Design District 2021

Design destination, now there’s a tantalising thought. It’s not one that’s been at the fore of our minds over the past 18 months or so, but thankfully, that’s about to change with the expanded return of the London Design Festival. Taking place across the city in actual physical, real time locations, from 18-26th September, the… Read More >

1 September 2021

South Ken Green Trail

London has received some rather unwanted press over the summer for one of the largest and most expensive ‘green’ interventions it’s ever produced. The Marble Arch Mound promised much in terms of luscious greenery, established plants and stunning views of the city but has rather sadly ended up looking like a peculiarly angular piece of… Read More >

1 September 2021

Review: New Designers 2021

One year on and design graduates have still faced a compromising and difficult year of study; with traditional live event degree shows once again affected by the pandemic. But with the same the show must go on spirit as was shown last year, the organisers of the UK’s largest design graduate show, New Designers, have… Read More >

26 July 2021

The Virtual Interiors, Post-Event Discussion

The thriving live Events Industry has been among the hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic. Nevertheless, 2021 sufficiently marked a new era in how we typically attend events, witnessing an incredible abundance of online virtual get-togethers launching to fulfil the specific needs of businesses. Last month, Design Insider was delighted to be a Media Partner… Read More >

12 March 2021

A Women in Design Discussion at The Virtual Interiors Event

Five ‘Women in Office Design’ met at The Virtual Interiors Event for a virtual roundtable debate about the future of workplace design – “Where are we heading in 2021?” The event began with an introduction by Harsha Kotak, founder of Women in Office Design (WOD). The question was then debated between May Fawzy, Interior Architecture… Read More >

8 March 2021