Hackney Wick in East London is one the world’s most concentrated creative communities. Last weekend was the 9th year of Hackney WickED, DIY open studios. Continue reading
Flexible, colourful and cosy workspace was one of the key themes at this year’s Clerkenwell Design week. Many designs looks like they are meant for a relatively short ‘pitstop use’ with little emphasis on the ergonomics and more on lounging and relaxing than serious work. In this year’s show the exhibitions were more spread around the area than before, concentrating on furniture and less on traditional craft. Continue reading
The Impact Hub is one of many emerging coworking spaces in London. As soon as you enter this warm and inviting space it is clear what the brand is about. Continue reading
Selfridges department store has created another timely event called Work It: Makersity. The events program is based around importance of entrepreneurship and the changing nature of work.
This year’s Clerkenwell Design week was busier than ever. The yearly event has evolved from local and crafty towards more mainstream with bigger international brands. The quality and craftsmanship of the furniture is high, but collections are very predictable, safe and just nice. Continue reading