Tent and Superbrands is one of the largest events over London Design Festival, showcasing a broad range of innovative exhibitors with strengths in craft, construction and design. From smaller independent brands to big household names, we’ve picked out our top four stands not to miss this year.
The best in contemporary Norwegian interior and product design, 100% Norway are celebrating their 12th year at Tent and Superbrands. Exhibiting prototypes from selected designers alongside classic and modern products. Scandinavian style has been influencing interiors and design all year, so we can’t wait to see what fresh ideas the stand has to offer.
Dulux Presents Colour Futures 16
For anyone interested in trend forecasting this is the show for you. Dulux have teamed up with leading design talent to interpret the Colour of the Year and key colour and design trends for 2016. This will result in a series of installations by designers who have interpreted a colour trend and exhibited it in their own way. Designers taking part include Anthony Roussel, a leading wood sculptor, Kit Miles, Dulux’s ‘Young Designer of the Year’ and Zoe Murphy, who prints onto recycled furniture and textiles. This is Dulux’s first appearance at London Design Festival and we can’t wait to see what they have to offer.
Etsy UK: Four Corners of Craft
This year Etsy unite the best of UK craft with an exhibition diverse in contemporary craftsmanship from four corners of the country, joined together by the quality of making. The Etsy community is a highly talented group of designer-makers, creating stunning modern craft, from Sussex to Belfast, Cardigan to Inverness. Join Super Talks to hear the passion behind their practice, inspirations and how they run their successful businesses.
Expect a truly creative and innovative showcase at the Assemblyroom Furniture stand, where design duo Peter & Cathy Wall exhibit their quality products with playful personality. Assemblyroom is based in London and creates modern and refined furniture all made in the UK, championing British craftsmanship and style. We’re particularly looking forward to seeing their quirky illuminated Hyde Outside Light.
Tent and Superbrands is held at the Old Truman Brewery in East London. Check out the website to find out more.