London Design Festival
Sep
14
to Sep 22

London Design Festival

The vision of London Design Festival is to celebrate and promote London as the design capital of the world. We look forward to welcoming visitors to the capital again for the 17th edition of the Festival from 14-22 September 2019.

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Biennale Interieur
Oct
14
to Oct 23

Biennale Interieur

The Courtray Design Biennale Interieur is a major international design exhibition that takes place in Kortrijk, Belgium. The first Interieur Design Biennale took place in 1968. The Biennale is organised by the Biennale Interieur npo. During the fair, producers and designers present their innovating interior products to a broad cultural, commercial and professional audience. Over the years, the fair has introduced a number of side activities such as the YoungDesignersFair, Design at Work, Exterieur, lectures and debates.

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Smart Workspace Design Expo
Oct
17
to Oct 18

Smart Workspace Design Expo

  • Amsterdam The Netherlands (map)
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Smart Workspace Design Summit is an experience-based event bringing together those who strive for better workspaces. This is a place where people, place and technology come together to start building the human-centric office of the future.

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Dutch Design Week
Oct
19
to Oct 27

Dutch Design Week

  • Eindhoven The Netherlands (map)
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In October of each year, Dutch Design Week (DDW) takes place in Eindhoven. The biggest design event in Northern Europe presents work and ideas of more than 2600 designers to more than 350,000 visitors from home and abroad. In more than 110 locations across the city, DDW organizes and facilitates exhibitions, lectures, prize ceremonies, networking events, debates and festivities.

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The London Print Design Fair (TLPDF)
Nov
5
to Nov 6

The London Print Design Fair (TLPDF)

The London Print Design Fair is the leading industry trade show within the UK, showcasing a unique offer of print design, embroidery, knit and vintage garments.

The show is held twice a year and attracts more than 60 international studios from UK, Italy, Switzerland, New Zealand, US, France, Spain and Denmark.

With all of the top International studios, presenting their latest collections under one roof, TLPDF is the quintessential place to get inspired.

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World Architecture Festival
Dec
4
to Dec 6

World Architecture Festival

  • Amsterdam The Netherlands (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Now in its 12th year, the World Architecture Festival 2019 will take place on the 4-6 December at the RAI Amsterdam.

At the heart of the Festival sits a unique awards programme. It is the only architecture awards where architects pitch their work to a panel of expert judges and their peers - all live at the festival in Amsterdam. Gain global recognition and invaluable feedback on your projects by submitting your completed buildings and future projects across multiple categories.

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Feria Habitat Valencia
Sep
17
to Sep 20

Feria Habitat Valencia

This year’s edition of Valencia’s international furniture and lighting fair promises to be a good one. Combine a visit to the bustling city of Valencia with Feria Hábitat. Furniture and lighting manufacturers will present their new products and developments, not only to national agents and sales points, but also to international buyers and specifiers. They will help those companies who haven’t jet taken their first step to launch their export business, and will assist those companies already having export experience in the consolidation and expansion of their  presence in foreign markets.

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Helsinki Design Week
Sep
5
to Sep 15

Helsinki Design Week

Helsinki Design Week presents the new faces and phenomena of design, promotes design internationally in collaboration with various partners and offers city citizens through design a forum to participate in developing and discussing the city and its culture. The festival programme contains around 250 events every year, and includes both events targeted for professionals and the general public.

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Paris Design Week
Sep
5
to Sep 14

Paris Design Week

PARIS DESIGN WEEK is fast becoming the definitve cultural counterpoint that is raising the bar for design weeks across the world. Overlapping the M&O PARIS September show and uniting the French and an increasingly international design community, the PDW city becomes immersed in promenades, cocktails, exhibitions… culminating into the celebration of emerging talents at LE OFF.

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Design Biennale Zürich
Aug
28
to Sep 1

Design Biennale Zürich

The second edition of the Design Biennale Zürich depicts Switzerland as one big playground. It asks following questions: what scope do designers and creatives have today? Who are the players? And what are the rules of the game? Find the links between games and design. A must visit for our Swiss friends!

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Stockholm summer design week
Aug
19
to Aug 25

Stockholm summer design week

Together with Formex, the leading Nordic interior design arena, Summer Design Week present inspiring events  and exhibitions promoting Nordic design. A week that engage design-interested people living in, and visiting, Stockholm. More information will follow, so keep your eyes peeled on the website.

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New Designers Part II
Jul
3
to Jul 6

New Designers Part II

Full of disruptive thinking, ambitious ideas and fresh approaches, New Designers presents the work of 3,000 hand-picked graduate design talents from around the country. Hosted at London’s Business Design Centre, the show explores every discipline of modern making. 

Great design shapes the human experience, and new perspectives push us forward. Join us for creative exchange, collaboration and to celebrate the future of design.

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New Designers Part I
Jun
26
to Jun 29

New Designers Part I

Full of disruptive thinking, ambitious ideas and fresh approaches, New Designers presents the work of 3,000 hand-picked graduate design talents from around the country. Hosted at London’s Business Design Centre, the show explores every discipline of modern making. 

Great design shapes the human experience, and new perspectives push us forward. Join us for creative exchange, collaboration and to celebrate the future of design.

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National Quilt Championships Sandown
Jun
21
to Jun 23

National Quilt Championships Sandown

The National Quilt Championships features quilts on display from the open competition from beginner to professional, plus stunning feature display quilts from selected well-known quilters and textile artists.

Shop with a huge number of traders selling a wide variety of patchwork & quilting supplies from beads and buttons to sewing machines and longarm quilt frames. Watch demonstrations by quilt and textile teachers or take the weight off your feet for an hour and enjoy one of the many workshops on offer.

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Barcelona Design Week
Jun
12
to Jun 19

Barcelona Design Week

The Barcelona Design Week will open its doors from 12 to 19 June to celebrate the 14th edition, a new opportunity to live and enjoy an unmissable event on design, creativity and innovation in Barcelona and one of the most important Design Weeks of the international calendar.

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Design Miami/Basel
Jun
11
to Jun 16

Design Miami/Basel

Design Miami/ is the global forum for design. Each fair brings together the most influential collectors, gallerists, designers, curators and critics from around the world in celebration of design culture and commerce. Occurring alongside the Art Basel fairs in Miami, USA each December and Basel, Switzerland each June, Design Miami/ has become the premier venue for collecting, exhibiting, discussing and creating collectible design.

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Birmingham Design Festival
Jun
6
to Jun 8

Birmingham Design Festival

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To make the festival an immersive experience for every attendee we split ‘design’ into three key areas of study that we call ‘Districts’. This allows us to create hubs across the city and engage audiences in close quarters, whilst showcasing some of Birmingham’s beautiful creative spaces.

Inside each district is a series of satellite venues based around the main hub. This allows us to tailor each space for individual purposes such as screenings or exhibitions and for multiple events happening at the same time. A must visit if you are in the area!

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Leeds Wool Festival
Jun
1
4:30 PM16:30

Leeds Wool Festival

Whether you're a natty knitter or crackers about crochet, Leeds Wool Festival has something on offer for every age and interest. This Yorkshire institution takes place at the Grade II listed Armley Mills, once the world’s biggest woollen mill. 

Head down on 1 June and discover stories of loom to limelight in the glamorous Queens of Industry exhibition. Wander through the extensive tailoring galleries, catch a glimpse of the original working looms, grab a brew from the pop-up tea rooms and check out expert demonstrations, talks and craft markets. If that's not enough there's screenings in the 1920s Palace Picture House and alpaca petting too!

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London Festival of Architecture
Jun
1
to Jun 30

London Festival of Architecture

The world’s biggest annual architecture festival in the world’s capital city for architecture is back! Visit more than 400 exceptional events, architectural installations and stunning brick creations. Tour new places and enroll in workshops. This year’s theme is ‘boundaries’; which opens up discussions about architecture and London city.

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Springfield Quilt Show Spalding
May
31
to Jun 1

Springfield Quilt Show Spalding

In this year’s edition of the Springfield quilt show, you’ll find quilt displays from well-known textile artists, as well as a variety of exhibitors selling patchwork and supplies. There will be workshops available, as well as demos where you’ll get tips and tricks on technique.

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London Expo 2019
May
29
to May 30

London Expo 2019

London Expo is a series of international trade fairs dedicated to the fashion and textiles industry. Hosted annually, London Expo covers all categories – fabrics, large-scale garments manufacturing and accessories. A must visit!

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Atelier+ Textiel: weaving tapestry
May
18
4:00 PM16:00

Atelier+ Textiel: weaving tapestry

Are you wanting to create your own tapestry? ATELIER+ is the perfect solution for you. Get started with threads, fine arts and craft weaving, while experimenting with colours. During this workshop, you’ll learn how to start weaving and learn different techniques. Everyone above age 16 is welcome.

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Learn how to knit on a knitting machine
May
11
to May 25

Learn how to knit on a knitting machine

Learn how to knit with a knitting machine under the supervision of textile designer Mathilde Vandenbussche. You’ll get to know all parts of your machine, experiment with different stitches and learn how to choose a colour palette. You’ll get a lot of other tips & tricks along the way!

Every Saturday from 1 - 5pm. Registration necessary.

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May
4
to May 5

Drukdrukdruk

DrukDrukDruk is back! The printing festival offers workshops on printing techniques, artist talks, graphic design workshops and so on. Put the fourth and fifth of May in your agenda, this will be a good one!

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