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Has grown larger but lost its identity

The annual design fair 100% Design at Olympia has grown in size since it started a few years ago... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Ian C
London, United Kingdom
Great exhibition but tries to cover too much

Great exhibition of a wide range of contemporary design, including a section on new designers, but... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2015
Ian C
London, United Kingdom
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20 Sep 2017
“Has grown larger but lost its identity”
14 Oct 2016
“Could do with some improvement.”
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Earl's Court Exhibition Centre, London, England
South Kensington
+44 20 8910 7724
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

The annual design fair 100% Design at Olympia has grown in size since it started a few years ago, but in doing so has lost the focus and edge. Perhaps there are now too many of these shows and many of the innovations of past...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

100% Design claims to be the largest and longest running design trade event for industry professionals in the UK. For professionals who visit other design events such as the Orgatec in Cologne or the show in Milan this is a small one, it only takes...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2015

Great exhibition of a wide range of contemporary design, including a section on new designers, but in its new venue over two floors it has become too large and the flow from one section to the other is confusing, although they try with changes in...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 16 September 2015

nice place to visit and alot of things to see for the people who like relly very good english design

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Reviewed 7 October 2014

First time to 100%Design, enjoyed it very much. Pavilions radiating around a DJ Set centre spot. Eclectic selection of designers: established main stream brands and “emerging” new creative businesses. Italians go separately as usual, do not invest in the Made in Italy Brand, but this...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2014

One of the annual exhibitions held during the London Design Festival, this is a showcase of what is new in interiors. Several zones cover bathrooms and kitchens, eco design and build and workplace. As in previous years, the most interesting zones are the international pavilions...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 29 September 2012

This exhibition is the showcase for many brilliant, cutting edge designers - but half the size it has been in previous years. The Earls Court part of the exhibition is more main stream and commercial with the TENT London part in east London being much...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2012

100% Design is one hundred percent design. OK, maybe 99% design and 1% percent sandwiches and soft drinks. You can see a lot of really beautiful products and if you are into interior design, you should visit it without any hesitation.

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South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
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