London Design Festival 2018: Focus

September 3, 2018 / INSPIRATION

Discover what’s hot in the world of interiors at Design Centre, Chelsea

With more than 600 brands and 120 showrooms, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour is a highlight of the London Design Festival. The largest design hub in Europe, it spans three domes as well as four floors in Design Centre East – and, for six days in September it’s home to the annual Focus design event. This is your chance to see new collections from established brands and meet a host of emerging talent, while the international artist Moritz Waldemeyer wants to fill you with positivity through his installation of light, colour and movement.

Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour has long played host to some of the most influential names in interiors. Take inspiration from the fabrics and wallcoverings in the showrooms of Style Library, G P & J Baker, Romo, Arte, Lelievre Paris, Altfield, Sutherland Perennials Studio, Colefax and Fowler, Cole & Son, Holland & Sherry, and Dedar. Admire the furniture at Poliform, Porada, Gallotti & Radice, Savoir Beds, Giorgetti and Flexform. Find vibrant rugs at Tufenkian, see the latest bathroom innovations at Samuel Heath, Victoria & Albert Baths and Villeroy & Boch and check out the latest kitchen innovations at Espresso Design and Perrin & Rowe.  There will be a jam-packed programme of over 100 free experiential sessions including talks, demonstrations, workshops and discovery tours, giving you access all areas to the newest ideas in home decor.

16 – 21 September;


ELLE Decoration x Focus/18


Join ELLE Decoration’s Executive Editor Ben Spriggs for a unique tour of Focus/18. Get an insider’s view of some of the biggest names in the industry and embark on a voyage of discovery to find new colourful pieces for autumn/winter. 19 September, 2.30pm, limited spaces available.

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Join ELLE Decoration and Staffan Tollgard Design Group to discuss the inspiration behind its new ‘Archipelago’ collection for Italian furniture brand Porada. Head to its showroom: first Floor, South Dome, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour.

19 September, 5pm. Free with a Focus/18 ticket