London Design Festival 2018 Trends

September is certainly a month that no one really looks forward to. Holidays end, days get shorter and darker, and life gets back into the routine after summer… Except for designers! We love September - the month when we get to peruse the best of design, creativity, and new ideas at the London Design Festival!

For us, LDF started with a trade-only panel hosted by one of our favourite high street suppliers: West Elm. The evening gave us a taste of what to expect at Decorex & 100% Design…The event featured:

These super inspiring industry experts discussed this season’s trends and the future of interior design. Here’s your guide to navigate through the new season:

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The much anticipated
collection of new colours
from Farrow and Ball

are finally released

for us to marvel at!

Picture by Farrow And Ball

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Goodbye Feature Walls - paint (or wallpaper!) everythinG including the ceiling the same. This creates depth and the most

beautiful canvas to feature some mega lighting and furniture.

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More. Is . More. Clashes of pattern and colour to create a wild and UNIQUE environment. The minimalist age is making way for some serious fun.

Hotel Haymarket, Stockholm

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Ceilings are the 5th wall -
go bold or go home.

White City House, London

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Everyone is bored of grey - like music to our ears! Grey has been the go to for so long and it’s making way for more bold and statement shades.

Picture from Decorex 2018

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Enter dark and bold hues - a step away from the neutral

Picture by Abigail Ahern

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GLOSS! Yes, lacquer everything people! The shining is upon us.

Picture by Simon Upton, Poppy Delevigne’s House

Decorex & 100% Design where next on our agenda. 100% Design offered us a broader view of design novelties, including architecture and urban development. As usual, the stands at Decorex were amazing, inspiring and totally exciting. Here is a selection of our favourite designs.

That’s a wrap for LDF2018, we are so overwhelmed by the amount of beauty our eyes were fed with this month!

Make sure to have a look at our Pinterest where we share exclusive pictures from our projects, before & after transformations, as well as everything that inspires us on a daily basis.

Let us know what your favourite trend of the season is in the comments below!
Are you adventurous enough to paint your entire room black?