London Design Festival 2015 preview
London is pulling out all the stops for its annual creative showcase and we can’t wait. With a range of activities spread across the capital - from the London Design Festival hub at the V&A, to Clerkenwell, Brompton, Greenwich and more - navigation is absolutely key. Here, we bring you our edit of the top 20 events, installations and exhibitions you simply don’t want to miss…
Writers: Rosa Bertoli, Sujata Burman, Sam Rogers
British eccentricity and wit have never been in such good company as they are in the hands of The Rug Company and long term creative collaborator Paul Smith. To celebrate their 15 year partnership, the famed fashion designer has created a new collection of hand knotted rugs. As well as unveiling these, The Rug Company’s King’s Road showroom will host a dedicated exhibition to explore the evolution of Smith’s designs.
19, 21-26 September; 555 King’s Road, SW6 2EB; www.therugcompany.com
Pictured: Swirl by Paul Smith for The Rug Company