Barbara Chandler

London Design Festival: the must-see shows shows and creative hubs

Decorex will kickstart London Design Festival 2016 on September 18, with Focus, LuxuryMade and events in the Chelsea Design District launching soon after. Take a tour of the must-see installations, creative design hubs and exhibitions taking place across the capital...

Five unmissable design events in August

The Spotlight Festival brings art, craft, food, theatre and music to Seven Dials; designer-makers display high-quality wares at the Mall Galleries; and a trip to the Celebration of Craftsmanship and Design in Cheltenham is a must-see for all lovers of fine furniture.

Celebrating Beatrix Potter: rabbit-themed interiors hop into our homes

The first of Beatrix Potter's 23 books, Peter Rabbit is probably the author and illustrator's best-known character too. On July 28, designers and artists are marking 150 years since Potter's birth - take a tour of capitvating wall murals, china. textiles, lino prints and more...

Five of the best London design events for May

Don’t miss the breathtaking beauty of studio glass, the free Urban Village Fete, walking tours of blue plaque houses and the chance to pick up a design classic - all happening this month in London...

London Design Week 2016: what's on

Get a crash course in design at this year's show - opening to the public for three days from Wednesday 16 March - where you can pick up samples and sip champagne as you browse new interiors trends at Chelsea’s Design Centre.