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PENSON's Pick: Quirkiest Events at Clerkenwell

PENSON’s Pick: Quirkiest Events at Clerkenwell

Clerkenwell Design Week has arrived again! Apart from getting very very excited here in the office (hey, it’s a designer thing) we have been avidly planning our three days in order to get to see what we want. It’s set to be the biggest and best Clerkenwell yet with the most events, experiences, installations and inspiring...
What Milan 2018 taught us

What Milan 2018 taught us

This year the PENSONites dusted off their design hats and took a trip to Milan Design Week. It didn’t disappoint – what with the fab weather, the atmosphere and the food – the inspirational design we saw was just an added cherry on top of the Milan-styled cake. As expected, we learnt a few things along the...
Salone del Mobile: Our top 5 picks to see

Salone del Mobile: Our top 5 picks to see

The thought of sorting through the hundreds of events at Salone del Mobile, one of the great annual furniture fairs, filled us with panic so we thought we’d cut down the choices to just a top 5 – perfect if you’re visiting the show for just one day. If like us, you’re heading to Milan for the weekend then a...
Weekend Agenda: Easter for Design Bunnies

Weekend Agenda: Easter for Design Bunnies

With all the free time this Easter weekend, it would be a waste not to enjoy London’s best offerings. Get out there and enjoy the first glimpses of spring. To help you sort through the abundance of events on this weekend, we’ve selected our top 5 events for design mavens: Pop up Makers Market at the...
London Fashion Week: Set Design on the Catwalk

London Fashion Week: Set Design on the Catwalk

Last month’s London Fashion Week shows brought some striking newcomers to the fashion scene but it was the most creative set designs that we were keeping an eye on. Limited in space but high in impact, the set design of a catwalk show is just as important as the clothes. The set marries the clothes with artistically...
Weekend Design Agenda | 3 of the best

Weekend Design Agenda | 3 of the best

You need to catch these design events this weekend. Just take our word for it. We’ve got all the areas covered: art, exhibition, design, free beer and a vintage fair…   Get to KK Outlet in Hoxton Square tomorrow, Saturday 27th January 1-4pm, to say farewell to the famous creative mecca. The time has come...
Weekend Design Agenda: The best free art & design events in London this month

Weekend Design Agenda: The best free art & design events in London this month

This weekend is bursting full of FREE events in London to feed your design appetite. From the annual Lumiere festival to photography and poster design, this is a weekend full of creativity. Making use of the dark evenings, London is switched on and lit up by Lumiere, the experimental lights festival that comes to the city once...
Lee Penson set to lead talks at Maison&Objet Paris | 22nd Jan 2018

Lee Penson set to lead talks at Maison&Objet Paris | 22nd Jan 2018

If you want to get your early 2018 fix for all things Interior trends, design and inspiration then annual leading home and decor fair Maison&Objet Paris can’t be missed. It kicks off again from the 19th to the 23rd of January 2018 with Lee Penson selected to speak in the L’Espace Conférences about his view...
Get crafty this weekend with London Craft Week

Get crafty this weekend with London Craft Week

From food to perfumery and good old-fashioned craft, London Craft Week is where you want to head this springtime weekend. Here we pick out the 10 that can’t be missed this weekend:   Mulberry: The Passion of Making Visit Mulberry’s flagship store and see craftsmen and craftswomen from the brand’s two factories in Somerset demonstrate...
Salone Del Mobile | Our favourite picks

Salone Del Mobile | Our favourite picks

This years’ Salone Del Mobile came and went in a flash and treated us to some gorgeous furniture in the process. Salone is the creme de la creme of the yearly furniture shows, and it’s cemented itself as the most eagerly awaited furniture show in the calendar. Predicting trends and upcoming trusty pieces to incorporate...
Lotte World Tower opens!

Lotte World Tower opens!

LOTTE World Tower is now open! After 7 years of planning & construction, £2.8 Billion spent, the World’s fifth tallest building in central Seoul is now complete. And what a sight it is to behold. With interiors by PENSON, Lotte Tower’s 123 floors are at the cutting edge of European design. PENSON brought the right...
Walls or no walls?

Walls or no walls?

We are big fans of open plan offices, so much so that most of our projects aim to break up walls and create flexible spaces without barriers. Crumbling those pesky cubicles lead to better communication, encourage collaboration and improve speed of work. It’s no surprise that more and more modern agencies are embracing this open-office...