100% Design Supplement


100% Design Preview

We live in challenging times. Budgets are tighter, whole swathes of work have disappeared as the property sector has collapsed and confidence has all but disappeared.


Brit impact

Dealing with clients or reluctant suppliers and securing funding are some of the challenges facing fledgling design groups. Anna Richardson talks to some of the home-grown enterprises on show this year


Showroom stars

From a huge recycled paper chandelier suspended over the exhibition hall to chairs created from reclaimed pallets and an ingeniously flexible box room interior, we look at some of the highlights of 100% Design


Euro chic

Bulgarian, Spanish or Belgian design anyone? Anna Richardson is impressed by qualities such as practicality and Surrealism that some of the less established players on the international scene bring to the show this year


Nature revisited

This year’s 100% Materials exhibits cover the full spectrum, from the ultra-new to traditional materials used in clever ways. Design Week develops a feel for some ingenious products that could bring real benefits

Latest articles


Jaywing creates branding for cultural initiative Hull 2017

Consultancy Jaywing has created the place branding for Hull 2017, the initiative marking the northern city’s status as UK City of Culture. The logo is an “H” shape constructed out of a series of geometric lines, used against a colourful palette of purple, green, yellow, blue and pink. Gavin Shore, creative director at Jaywing, says […]