London Design Links: Contemporary Applied Arts

“CAA’s charitable objectives are extended through retail operations.  CAA enables the appreciation and understanding of contemporary UK craft practice and the collecting of work made by both up and coming, and established makers.  Because CAA is a membership organisation, we take the risk out of purchasing by offering customers a quality seal of approval. CAA’s […]

London Design Links: Thosten van Elten

“Thorsten and his products are regularly featured in the national and international press. In May 2006 his shop was voted No.19 in London’s 100 Hottest Shops (compiled by Time Out Magazine) and in September 2006 won best stand/contribution to 100% Design (voted for by the editorial team of Icon Magazine) for his persistent quest to […]

London Design Links: Beyond the Valley

“Originally created as a not-for-profit space next to London’s famous Carnaby St, the space provides new designers with a centrally located retail, gallery and studio space to launch new products into the market. This space is used as stepping-stone for +100 new designers, providing a platform to showcase and test out new ideas before developing […]

London Design Links: Do

Do Shop in London has a truly remarkable collection of design objects that, quite frankly, seem completely different than any other design shop I’ve seen. It seems like every design shop will have a ceramic gun vase or maybe a Zaha Hadid do-dad, but this collection is shy’s away from this and digs deeper for […]

London Design Links: Trash Luxe

A group of London Designers make Luxury out of Trash. Thus, Trash Luxe.

London Design Links: Fuse Design Collective

“The FuseDesignCollective was formed in 2004 by a group of design graduates from The University of Brighton; it has now grown to incorporate members from around the UK.  Fuse designers form the nucleus of a shared network of specialist knowledge and experience, bringing together design talent in order to develop a cooperative group.  Each member […]

London Design Links: Mint

“m i n t is an interior design store based in central London. Established in 1998 by Lina Kanafani, it is renowned for contemporary collections and creative merchandising, offering cutting edge design, cleverly mixed with innovative one off pieces.” “m i n t is dedicated to showcasing the latest emerging talents, regularly commissioning artists and […]

London Design Links: Greenwich Village UK

“Bringing together the most cutting-edge, individual pieces from the international world of designer furniture and light, Greenwich Village is a London-based company whose collection is fast becoming an international phenomenon. Greenwich Village’s founders trawl the very best of the world’s art and design fairs, commissioning and licensing pieces from the hottest designers on the circuit […]

London Design Links: Established and Sons

“Established & Sons is a design and manufacturing company with a commitment to quality, UK-based production and an ambition towards fostering and promoting the best British design talents on an international platform. Established & Sons work with both world renowned designers and brilliant new talent, realising their visions with a respect and understanding for each […]

London Design Links: SCP

“The SCP flagship store in Curtain Road, a main thoroughfare of the fashionable Shoreditch area of East London, is one of the largest outlets for contemporary design in Britain. Alongside our core products we sell a carefully edited range of furniture, lighting, kitchenware, rugs, books and accessories by some of the most famous design names […]