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We’re recruiting new members now – apply by 1 December

19th October 2022

At Design-Nation we’re always reviewing our activities and seeking to improve processes for us and the designer-makers we support. We’re changing the frequency of our membership selection panels. This means our next selection panel will take place at the beginning of December 2022, giving aspiring makers an extra month to apply. After that we will … Continued

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Decorex 2022: A Legacy of Excellence

21st September 2022

The interior design event Decorex is now in its 43rd edition and Design-Nation is proud to have been part of this journey since 2004. Our commitment to innovation and quality in product design is reflected in this partnership: Decorex is Europe’s leading high end interiors event. The plethora of gorgeous design and stunning new product … Continued

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Design-Nation Graduates at Heart Gallery

8th September 2022

Here at Design-Nation we are always seeking opportunities to support our members and we are committed to developing creative talent at every stage of career. Our Graduate members are in the early stages of establishing their creative practice and keen to showcase their new collections to build their profile. We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve … Continued

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Gloriously Diverse: 24 New Members

23rd August 2022

At the beginning of 2022 Design-Nation set out the future priorities for our portfolio: Excellence, Diversity and Sustainability. These are all qualities evident in our latest tranche of new members, selected earlier this month by our independent panel. We’re particularly pleased about the wide diversity of practice these talented designers and makers are embracing, and … Continued

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New Designers 2022 Award Winners

13th July 2022

Design-Nation is pleased to announce four fabulous new members, all of whom have joined the portfolio through its long running partnership with New Designers. Our judges were delighted to be back at the Business Design Centre in London over the last fortnight to judge the best rising stars from the One Year In feature. We’ve … Continued

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Locally Crafted in Cornwall

14th June 2022

Shop local, support local business, invest in the handmade: all messages that have rightly become increasingly more important in recent times. And there’s a fabulous opportunity to be on message this week as Craft Festival returns to Bovey Tracey. What could be better than visiting the stand of Design-Nation’s Cornwall & Devon group, admiring the … Continued

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