After the summer is over, a fresh new crop of trade shows begin. Tens of thousands of visitors flock to see the latest and greatest offerings from the world of interior design. Clear your diary and save the dates – here are some of our favourite upcoming trade shows to see fresh, innovative wallpaper designers alongside international big name brands.
MOOD | Brussels, Belgium
MOOD stands for Meet Only Original Design, a theme evident in the trade show’s focus on innovation in materials and techniques. Together with Indigo Brussels Home Edition, this compact exhibition showcases upholstery, window coverings and wallpaper for the residential and contract market.
When: 6-8 Sep 2017
Where: Tour & Taxis | Havenlaan 88, 1000 Brussels, Belgium
Maison & Objet | Paris, France
The internationally renowned show Maison & Objet offers a diverse 360 degree view of design across all product categories: Decoration, design, furniture, accessories, textiles, fragrances, the world of children, tableware and so on..the broad range reflects the varied expectations of global markets.
When: 8-16 Sep 2017
Where: Parc des Expositions de Paris Nord Villepinte | 176 034 vues, Paris, France
London Design Festival | London, UK
Held across various venues and institutions across London, London Design Festival celebrates the capital city’s influence on design. Expect to see architectural projects from design innovators, various events around the city and exciting spectacles that celebrate design in all forms, from local to international.
When: 16-24 Sep 2017
Where: Various London venues
Decorex | London, UK
This year Decorex celebrates 40 years, over which time it has established itself as a destination for luxury goods from new emerging brands and industry heavyweights alike. Part of the London Design Festival, over 14,000 visitors flock to the prestigious trade show each year.
When: 17-20 Sep 2017
Where: Syon Park | Brentford TW8 8JF, London, UK
100% Design | London, UK
The UK’s largest trade show for architects and designers, 100% is a carefully curated showcase of market leaders from interior design from all over the world. First held in 1995, the award-winning show is host to over 27000 visitors, and is the longest running design trade event for industry professionals.
When: 20-23 Sept 2017
Where: Olympia London | Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX, UK
London Design Fair | London, UK
Previously known as Tent London and Super Brands London, the show was renamed ‘London Design Fair’ in 2016. The exhibition showcases the freshest design ideas from across the globe, including inspiration from influential brands and emerging new talent from three floors.
When: 21-24 Sep 2017
Where: Old Truman Brewery | 26 Hanbury Street, London E1 6QR, UK
Heimtextil | Frankfurt, Germany
Kicking off the new year of interior inspiration is Heimtextil, the global event for interior textiles, interior design and interior trends. The show is host to over 69,000 exhibitors and trade visitors from across the globe, with a focus on new emerging brands.
When: 9-12 January 2018
Where: Messe Frankfurt GmbH | Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
IMM | Cologne, Germany
One of the first design shows of the new year, IMM Cologne is host to decision makers, and suppliers from the design industry from all over the world. The trade show showcases inspiring interior design ideas for forward-thinking trendsetters, alongside innovative new products from market leaders.
When: 15-21 Jan 2018
Where: Koelnmesse GmbH | Messeplatz 1, 50679 Köln, Germany