Creative Clerkenwell’s Pop-Up Shop, May 2016

Creative Clerkenwell’s Pop-Up Shop, May 2016


Creative Clerkenwell’s Pop-Up Shop for design enthusiasts on Leather Lane EC1 — three weeks only!

Discover local talent. Learn more about the people and the processes behind the products. Explore the creative connections that contribute to a finished piece.

We’re part of the Clerkenwell Design Week Fringe.

Creative Clerkenwell’s Pop-Up Shop / Space, May 2016

Three weeks only! 17th May – 3rd June
87 Leather Lane, London EC1N 7TS

Regular opening hours: Tue-Fri 11am-6pm, Sat by appointment

Extended hours for Clerkenwell Design Week: Tue-Fri 24-27 May, 11am-7pm, Sat 28 May 11am-5pm

Final day: Fri 3 June, 11am-4pm

This is a space for connection as well as commerce, so if you’re a local, a creative or just curious, please come by and introduce yourself!

Silver and copper Ply Pendant by Jeanne Marell
Silver and copper Ply Pendant by Jeanne Marell

Shop: Featured Designers

We’re celebrating the local and hyperlocal, highlighting the creativity of London, Clerkenwell and Leather Lane.

Expect a very Clerkenwell mix of designers and makers, from architect/artists to toy designer/paper engineers.

Trainspotting drawings at Farringdon station by Luke Adam Hawker
Trainspotting drawings at Farringdon station by Luke Adam Hawker


Trainspotting Farringdon drawings by interior architect and artist Luke Adam Hawker

Minimalist jewellery by Amanda Li Hope, An Alleweireldt and Jeanne Marell

Linocut prints from Monokraum by Clerkenwell architect Charis Tsang

Vintage furniture from social enterprise Restoration Station

Hand-Screenprinted interior accessories from South London’s Georgia Bosson

Hand-textured porcelain by Clerkenwell’s Ikuko Iwamoto

Organic cotton rugs and soft furnishings from East London’s Waffle Design

Artful ceramics by Judith Davies

Clerkenwell souvenirs

and more

Curated by Charlene Lam (aka Creative Charlene) of Creative Clerkenwell

Cabinet of Curiosity:  Artefacts from artisans' studios
Cabinet of Curiosity: Artefacts from artisans’ studios

Creative Clerkenwell May 2016 Pop Up Design Shop

Press Queries:
Promotional Images on Dropbox

Featured Partner: Restoration Station

RS_logo_RGBWe’re proud to partner with social enterprise Restoration Station, a small vintage furniture workshop in Shoreditch that restores furniture and rebuilds lives.

Run by the charity Spitalfields Crypt Trust (SCT), Restoration Station trains people recovering from addiction to refurbish quality donated furniture. We’ll be showing and selling their work in Creative Clerkenwell’s Pop-Up Shop / Space.

Featured Partner: Craft Central

Several of our featured designers have studio space in Clerkenwell run by the charity Craft Central. Their bi-annual open studios event Made in Clerkenwell is 18-21 May 2016 — register for free entry! Otherwise it’s £5 at the door, all supporting their efforts to support designer-makers.

Featured Partner: Clerkenwell Design Week

We’re pleased to be part of the Clerkenwell Design Week Fringe!

Every year, Clerkenwell Design Week brings tens of thousands of trade visitors and design enthusiasts to EC1 for talks, installations, exhibitions and networking. Beat the queues and register for free entry.

Our extended hours for week of CDW16:
23rd-28th May Tue-Fri 11am-7pm, Sat 11am-5pm

Come by and get our handy printout of Creative Clerkenwell’s top picks for Clerkenwell Design Week 2016!