Back for its sixth year at London Design Festival, 2016's edition will see four distinct areas. Real design magpies can head straight for shopping destination 'The Canopy' a temporary pop-up venue for 70 luxury retail brands. shop from a selection of renowned design labels selling everything from fashion accessories to technology, textiles and stationery to ceramics. Look out for brands Cherchbi, Future and Found, Tom Pigeon, Dyke and Dean and Another Studio.
New location: designjunction King's Cross:
Cubitt House, a 70 foot structure made out of - you guessed it, cubes - will be home to more than 100 of the world's most renowned furniture and accessories brands. Don't miss the dedicated lighting section, lightjunction. Designed by leading architectural firm Satellite Architectsalongside Icons of Denmark, the structure will be a spectacular 70m long by 7m high façade featuring more than 4,000 modular GRID cubes by Danish designer Peter J. Lassen.
Central St. Martins will house installations including an LED rainforest, whilst outside on the Granary Square eight giant monopoly-style houses will play host to conceptual installations, high calibre creative projects and live activity from a selection of leading design brands.
There's also a host of live workshops, flash-factories, delicious food and product collaborations to sink your teeth into.
|Where||Central Saint Martins, Granary Square, London, NC1 4AA | MAP|
|Nearest tube||Holborn (underground)|
22 Sep 16 – 25 Sep 16, Thu 11am - 8pm, Fri 11am - 7pm, Sat 11am - 6pm, Sun 11am - 5pm
|Price||£12 standard advance, £15 on the door|
|Website||Click here for more details|