IBA19 Badges Nominated

Looking for interior design events? We've rounded up five of the best exhibitions, trade shows and pop ups you shouldn't miss in 2019.

Clerkenwell Design Week 2017 Exhibition Event Show London

Image: Bircan Tulga

Whether you're a professional designer or just looking for interiors inspiration, you're bound to discover new talent and ideas at these top design events.

From a Kevin McCloud endorsed live event to a long-standing trade show, don't hesitate to put these five shows in your schedule the new year ahead. 

Ideal Home Show 

Good Homes Roomset Spring 2018 Bedroom

Image: Andrew Boyd

  • Date: 22nd March - 7th April 2019
  • Time: Mon – Wed: 10am - 5pm; Thurs: 10am - 9pm; Fri – Sun: 10am - 6pm
  • Address: Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London, W14 8UX
  • Price: Price varies. Visit Ideal Home Show for more details. 

From the very best SS19 interior items and trends for your living and dining room, to stunning spring decorations, summery food and the latest in home renovation, to fashion beauty and gifts, you'll find all the inspiration you need under one roof for the spring summer season at this longest running and award-winning show.

For more information, visit the Ideal Home Show official website.

Grand Designs Live

Grand Designs Live Event Exhibition Show Opening Exhibition Kevin Mccloud

Image: Bircan Tulga

  • Date: 4th - 12th May 2019 at London ExCel and 9th -13th October 2019 at Birmingham's NEC
  • Time:  10am - 6pm: 4th, 5th, 6th,7th, 8th May, 10am - 5pm: 9th, 10th, 11th,12th May
  • Address: London ExCel, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London, E16 1XL and National Exhibition Centre, North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham, B40 1NT
  • Price: Price varies if bought in advance or on the door, so check the Grand Designs Live official website for further details

Grand Designs Live returns in 2019 from 4th - 12th May at London’s ExCeL and from 9th -13th October at Birmingham’s NEC.

Based on the Channel 4 series and presented by Kevin McCloud, the show offers visitors top expert advice, new product launches and specialist exhibitors in six project zones, including a Grand Interiors section with roomsets styled by up and coming interior stylists and designers. 

Whether you’re planning a self-build, renovation or are adding the finishing interior touches, find ideas and inspiration for your very own Grand Design at this multi-award winning event.

For more information, visit Grand Designs Live's official website

Clerkenwell Design Week

Clerkenwell Design Week 2017 Exhibition Event Show London

Image: Bircan Tulga

Clerkenwell is home to more creative businesses and architects per square mile than anywhere else on the planet, making it truly one of the most important design hubs in the world. 

To celebrate this rich and diverse community, Clerkenwell Design Week has created a showcase of leading UK and international brands and companies presented in a series of showroom events,  exhibitions and special installations that take place across the area.

Celebrating its 9th year, the award-winning CDW has firmly established itself as the UK’s leading independent design festival and annually attracts the international design community to this small area of London for three days of exciting events. With over 300 exhibiting brands, you'll come away packed full of ideas. 

For more information on the event, visit the official website.  

100% Design

100  Design Interior Design Exhibition Event Show

Image: Sam Frost

  • Date: 18th - 21st September 2019
  • Time: TBC
  • Address: Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London, W14 8UX
  • Price: general public admission: £15. For more ticket information, visit 100% Design's website

A go-to event for architects and interior designers alike, 100% Design is the largest and longest-running design trade event for industry professionals in the UK.

From furniture and lighting to fabrics and accessories, all interior needs are catered for with the range of high end interiors exhibitors. 

First staged in 1995, the show is the cornerstone event of the London Design Festival, with over 27,000 visitors to the show across 4 days in September; taking place in one of London’s most inspiring venues, Olympia London. 

Visiting the award-winning show is a unique audience of architects, designers, specifiers, retailers and developers, as well as multinational companies looking to source directly for their latest projects.

As the outstanding meeting place for business and design, 100% Design features an unrivalled talks programme; Talks with 100% Design, bespoke installations, and a showcase of carefully curated world-leading brands.

Ideal Home Show Christmas

Karen Walker Purple Chaise Sofa Good Homes Roomset Ideal Home Show Xmas 2018

Image: Jenny McFarlane

  • Date: 20th - 24th November 2019
  • Time: Mon – Wed: 10am - 5pm; Thurs: 10am - 9pm; Fri – Sun: 10am - 6pm
  • Address: Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, London, W14 8UX
  • Price: Price varies. Visit the Ideal Home Show Chiristmas website for more details.

From the very best AW19 interior items and trends for your living and dining room, to stunning seasonal decorations, fine festive food and the latest in home renovation, to fashion beauty and gifts, you'll find all the Christmas inspiration you need under one roof at this longest running and award-winning show.

Plus, the Good Homes team will unveil their six stunning Christmas roomsets showcasing homeware from a range of fantastic sponsors.

 

Have you got your tickets for any of these top exhibitions yet? Tweet us @goodhomesmag or post a comment on our Facebook page.

 

RELATED ARTICLES

Ideal Home Show Christmas Roomsets Preview 

Hillarys Fascination Curtains Juniper Lyra Ivory Voiles Main
Living Room

5 simple tips for layering window dressings

Layer blinds, curtains and shutters for a stylish scheme full of volume and functionality.
Crown Rethink Main   Revival Secret Escape Fairy Dust MAIN
Living Room

Crown Paints reveals its colour trends for 2020

Refresh the colour scheme of your home interiors with the hottest trending paint colours as revealed by Crown Paints.
A Log Effect Electric Stove In Black In A Lounge
Living Room

How to choose the perfect log burner

Log burners are cosy for Christmas and all year round – here’s a handy guide to choosing and installing the right wood burning stove for...
 
Habitat Mori Blue Sofa Main Image
Living Room

Everything you need to know before buying a new sofa

There's a lot to consider when choosing a new sofa. Save yourself making a costly, uncomfortable choice with this need-to-know guide before you buy.
Hive Opener Copy Copy
Living Room

Buyer's guide to smart indoor security cameras

Before investing in a smart security camera, take a look at our handy buyer's guide to point you in the right direction.
Loaf Opener
Living Room

8 comfortable and stylish sofa beds

Sofa beds can be comfortable as well as stylish, take a look at our top buys if you're wanting to invest in a new one.