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London Design Festival

Autumn in London is one of THE most exciting times for the design industry. With the London design festival taking over London and spanning across multiple design districts, there is a buzz in the city for all things design.

Followed closely by Decorex International, this year being held at Olympia London, the London Design Festival kicks off a period of exhibitions, demonstrations and open workshops that easily rivals any other time of year.

With multiple dates, venues and opportunities it would be easy to get overwhelmed but BLANC. is here to give you the facts on when, where and what.

FOCUS/19 – Held at the Iconic Chelsea Harbour Design Centre from the 14-22 September. Visit the Harbour to see the hundreds of showrooms at their best with new product launches, workshops, guest speakers and seminars.

100% Design – Taking place at Olympia London from the 18-21 September. 100% Design is one of the largest and longest running trade shows in London with 2019 marking 25 years of the show. Visit to see the most innovative and inspiring makers and suppliers.

London Design Fair – Held in East London this creative event is a must see for those in the know. The event brings together hundreds of exhibitors from 36 countries and boasts a variety of independent designers and established brands. Head here between the 19-22 September for an inspiration overload.

Pimlico Road Design District – taking part in the London Design Festival between 14-22 September the Pimlico Road is home to some of the most prestigious makers and design brands of the interior design industry. This delightful area of London opens its doors to share it’s coveted creations and somehwat magical workshops to the public. Our top tip is to visit the Daylesford organic farm shop and cafe for a scrumptious coffee and crossiant to keep you well fueled during your visit.

Decorex International – Somewhat the finale to this exciting time in London, Decorex is a must see for those from all around the world for the latest in fabrics and furniture. This year the show is being hosted at Olympia London between the 6-9 October and promises to be the best year yet!

Enjoy!!! x