review :: london design festival 2013

Katie | September 30, 2013

London Design Review magazine

The London Design Festival was incredible again this year. To celebrate that and to spread the word about some of the amazing new and independent designers I discovered, I have created a 60 page magazine – it’s a comprehensive review of the festival including insider info from the designers who took part.
(A massive thank you to Adam Hollier for his amazing photography!)

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Founding Editor – Katie Treggiden

Having established confessions of a design geek in 2010, Katie Treggiden has gone on to a career in design journalism, writing for titles such as The Guardian, The Telegraph, Elle Decoration, Stylist, Design Milk and Ideal Home. In 2014, she launched Fiera, an independent magazine dedicated to discovering new talent at the world’s design fairs. Her second book, Makers of East London, was published in 2015.

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  • Oh my goodness, this is amazing. As you know I wasn’t able to attend so to be able to read all about it in this great format is just brilliant. I think I would prefer to read about events in this format as it can sometimes get a bit much having to read numerous blog posts over a prolonged period of time. It looks impressive and professional too!

    • design geek

      Thanks Stacey! I was actually going to send you the link today, because I knew you’d missed it and would want to catch up, but you beat me to it! Glad you enjoyed it – and thanks so much for the feedback. KT x

  • Well done Katie, it looks fabulous and I agree with Stacey’s comments – it’s a nice format for this type of thing. As someone who has also been out and about visiting a few events this month I honestly don’t know how you found time to put it together on top of everything else you’ve been up to!!

    Donna Bates’ Parlour Lights were my favourite thing at Clerkenwell too. x

    • design geek

      Thanks so much Helen – really lovely to hear from you and glad you enjoyed it.

  • Fabulous appearance, great photo’s and type. A really fine read, thanks.

    • design geek

      Thank you x

  • Well Katie you have done it again. Another superb read will highly recommend to one and all.

    • design geek

      Thank you Claire!

  • Sam Theakstone

    Hi Katie

    This is a fantastic read, I was unable to attend this year but you have provided me with an excellent over view. Thank you

    • design geek

      Thank you Sam! x

  • This is brilliant Katie! I was there and I can tell you summarised it perfectly. Thank you

    • Thank you Laura! Did you enjoy it?!

  • It’s gorgeous, congratulations!!!

    • design geek

      Thank you Courtney!

  • Hi Katie,

    I was unable to visit the the design show in May so this is a very good review, thanks ans I will pass it on.

    all the best, Kelly

    • design geek

      Thanks Kelly. Hope you were able to enjoy it vicariously! xx

  • Don’t know how I missed this. Great review. Thanks.

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