Discover the unexpected
The definitive event for trend-leading giftware, modern living and retail insight 15 â€”17 May 2016 Olympia London
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When we say you will discover the unexpected at Pulse, we mean it! This year, we packed our bags and travelled the world to bring you our biggest ever line-up of unseen design talent. Whether you are on the lookout for the new Terence Conran or the next LSA, our experts have searched high and low to bring you our most exciting edit of brands to date. Take yourself on a journey of discovery and immerse yourself in our collection of the freshest emerging design talent in Raw (p.8) and UAL: Now (p.6), or navigate over 40 unseen brands from around the globe in FOUND (p.4), our new international trail of discovery. Each and every product has been cherry-picked by the finest retail experts, not only for beautiful design but for technique, story and purpose, bringing you the must-have, cutting-edge products for the upcoming seasons. With 500 outstanding brands to choose from it’s the perfect buying experience. What’s more if you like to stay ahead of the game then discover our very latest A/W 16/17 design trend predictions at the show. Check out our preview (p.23) for a small taster of these trends. For more insight, you’re just going to have to come to Pulse and see for yourself!
And if that isn’t enough, we have put together ShopTalk, our inspiring conference for independent retailers. Jam packed with invaluable retail tips from experts at the top of their game, it’s an insider’s guide to transforming your retail business featuring an all-star line-up (see p.26) including Liberty, Heal’s, Notonthehighstreet. com, Farrow and Ball and many more. So enjoy your preview and for all this and more, don’t forget to register online at pulse-london.com/mag for your free ticket. It’s time to #DiscoverTheUnexpected
Louise Wallace Show Director
16 Expert Picks Top product picks from the elite of design.
30 Meet the Maker The inspirational stories of the people behind the brands.
A/W 16/17 Trends
Immerse yourself in unseen design from around the globe.
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A collective of 14 up-and-coming designers to inspire your buying.
The UK’s finest conference supporting independent retailers.
15 —17 May 2016 Olympia London #DiscoverTheUnexpected
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The latest design trends for this A/W 16/17, brought to you by USP.
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UAL: Now Are you on the lookout for the next big thing in undiscovered design talent? If so then check out UAL: Now by University of Arts London, our unseen line-up of the industryâ€™s freshest emerging design talent handpicked for their innovative and cutting-edge products. Dare to be different.
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When it comes to finding the hottest unseen design, we’ve got you covered. Raw brings you a highly-curated platform of unseen emerging contemporary designers. Discover these outstanding brands at Pulse alongside UAL: Now.
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Unseen contemporary designers
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Glorious Mud Ceramics
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RASSIN & SHEN
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Looking for innovative fashion accessories and jewellery from unseen and quirky designers? Secret Emporium offers you just that! An incubator for fashion design talent, Secret Emporium is the perfect platform at Pulse for you to discover accessories that are just extra special.
Unseen fashion designers
UK Homegrown Creating some of the finest design in Europe, it’s fair to say that British designers have hit the nail on the head. Discover a line-up of unseen design talent directly from the UK, only at Pulse.
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Design Scandinavia Livingly — F10c —
Design Scandinavia is a hot bed of cutting-edge design brands from Finland, Denmark and Sweden. Look no further if you’re a fan of modern Scandi! Discover the full line-up at Pulse on stands D1 and F10.
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More Joy by Kuitukuu — F10d —
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Cutting-edge Scandi brands MUM’s — D1a —
Claire Foster’s Picks 01 Promises Promises (A36)
04 brandnative (E82)
The innovative use of materials is what immediately struck me with the collection from Promises Promises, and taps into the Craftsman trend for the season. The combination of new textures with modernist jewellery designs offers something new to add into jewellery selections.
The colours and patterns of these intricate handmade bags are so on-trend for 2016/17, it’s impossible not to include them in my top picks. The accessories world is obsessed with craft and artisanal products right now and the range of styles and colours from brandnative means that there are options for a wide market range. The bucket bag style is definitely one to invest in.
02 Charles of Lloyd (C31) After Charles of Lloyd’s debut at Pulse last year, I am really excited to see the new products they will be bringing this year. The colour and pattern used in the fashion and interior collections are really inspiring and feel super fresh.
03 Rebecca Gladstone (A43) I love the simplicity of this brand’s jewellery that channels the popular minimalist jewellery trend, in a wearable everyday way. The gold circle earrings are a personal must-have!
05 Su Owen (E84) There is a real resurgence happening for printed scarves and Su Owen’s whimsical designs are at the top of my wish list. You can’t help but be drawn into the beautiful colours and imaginative illustrations.
Claire Foster Fashion Trend Consultant With 10 years’ experience in fashion trend forecasting, Claire works with leading high street brands including Pandora, Next and Swarovski.
Katie Law’s Picks
01 Space and Shape (A9)
Katie Law Deputy Literary Editor, Design Trends & Feature Writer London Evening Standard At the Standard since 1989, Katie writes the DesignSpy Column for Homes and Property and edits My Design London.
Furniture that has clean modern lines, is functional and performs in clever ways is surprisingly hard to find, so this is a particularly welcome addition to Pulse this year. I’m a great fan of flexible furniture that can be moved around the room, such as the wall ladder from which to hang shoes or clothes.
02 Bespoke Verse (C27) Proving that design can be witty, as well as good looking and functional, Bespoke Verse has created a thoughtful collection of home products including ceramics, stationery and coasters, using crisp, clean graphics, minimal colours and rather brilliant one-liners. This suggests that the team behind it has real brains as well as a crystal clear eye for beauty.
03 Noted UK (H19) Japanese greens in a brown paper bag (lined with plastic), which you can grow straight from soil to mouth from the comfort of your kitchen window sill. This
isn’t just about the packaging, although I really like its eco-friendly appearance too. I’d love to stick a set of these straight onto my window sill and see what happens.
04 Ja unendlich (G77b) While clearly having roots in Japanese design, these German cast iron teapots are wholly original thanks to the striking enamelled colours and variety of shapes they come in, from cadmium yellow to brilliant mint green. They look lovely and, unlike most of our homegrown ceramic tea pots, have the advantage of keeping tea piping hot.
05 Thornback & Peel (H42) This design duo launched their business with one simple but brilliant idea, which was to combine two seemingly random objects to make an attractive print design. Anyone fancy a chair upholstered in grey pigeons and pink jelly? Who knew that cabbages and rabbits, or pigs and mushrooms went so well together? They keep innovating too so manage to stay ahead of the rash of imitators.
Sania Pell’s Picks
Sania Pell Freelance Interior Stylist, Creative Director and Best-Selling Author Sania is known for bringing a unique creative aspect to photo shoots for national publications including Elle Decoration and The Guardian. She is also author of the best-selling book The Homemade Home and The Homemade Home for Children.
01 Just Trade (A75)
04 Lapuan Kankurit Oy
Brass has been a big trend in interiors for a while, and is now following through into fashion. The geometric design of this necklace is minimal yet still makes a statement, plus it’s made by a fair trade project in Peru, making it a guilt-free purchase.
(G14) This design is interesting as it can be used as a blanket or a tablecloth – the buyer gets to decide. Made of a high-quality linen-cotton, the pattern looks like a hand-drawn patchwork, which feels quite unique.
02 HJEM (B18) The print on this cushion looks abstract, but is actually a photograph – it’s interesting how the pattern has been placed at the bottom. It will fit equally well into a living room, bedroom or kid’s room, making it super adaptable.
03 Miss Knit Nat (E66) This scarf puts a modern spin on a traditional Fair Isle pattern by using it as a border. Likely to appeal to a wide age range, it’s made of quality hand-spun lambswool, which also means it will last a lifetime.
05 Meri Meri (G28) This sweet Betsy collection of accessories will delight parents who wish to create a stylish yet fun children’s party. I would suggest using a plain setting and allowing the patterned hats, party bags and napkins to do the talking.
Breton Str ipes, effor tlessly chic
JONNY KIMBER PURE COTTON SC ARVES
www.jonnykimber.com Stand A56
The Trend Experts Trend agency Unique Style Platform (USP) offers intelligent analysis to the fashion & lifestyle industries. Specialising in tangible, inspirational trends to help buyers understand macro and seasonal design and product directions, the trend expert team at USP capture the best elements of instant online trend information, combined with the essential physical design tools. Discover a preview of the trends you will see at Pulse as well as some top tips to stay ahead and spot trends yourself.
How to spot a trend? Trend spotting is about tracking patterns of consumer behaviour and observing how this evolves into product. So how do you spot a trend? Document ideas you like We take pictures of things that inspire us everywhere we go and follow our favourite influencers on social media – keeping ahead of the game whilst also curating our own ideas. You may not know why you like something at first, but by documenting it, you will begin to see trends emerging.
Top 5 exhibitor Instagram accounts
We love the minimalist, monochrome aesthetic of A Weathered Penny’s Instagram account, which showcases the sophisticated simplicity of their designs perfectly. (B55)
Scandinaviaform’s feed has some beautifully shot and arranged images of florals, providing an exciting update on the houseplant trend. (A30)
Lollipop Designs’ account is fun and playful, with excellently curated images to satisfy every homeware and stationary addict. (H11)
Follow the pioneers It is also about being aware of what’s happening with cutting-edge smaller brands, as often what starts as a niche idea will go on to become mainstream in time. Get your timing right It’s all about timing - too early and you can scare customers off, too late and the trend can be over.
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The images on Bohemia Design’s Instagram account offer amazing inspiration for the Global Trend, especially focusing on exotic colour and print. (F81)
The prints and cards filling Scout Editions’ Instagram feed are fantastic, displaying fresh and modern illustrations and a cheerful sense of humour. (D23)
We love the bold pattern and vibrant, rich colours of these vintage wool pots by Bohemia Design. They are the perfect way to incorporate the Global Craft trend into a home, being used for storage or as tropical plant holders.
Bohemia Design, F81
A/W 16/17 Trends Clockwise from top DOWSE, H13 Lollipop Designs, H11 Holly’s House, H12 Zonnelijk, J59 Bombay Duck, G70 Art Rookie, J14b
GRAPHIC PATTERN – CANDY PASTELS – PLAYFUL – DYNAMIC – BOLD SHAPES The Memphis movement changed the face of design in the 1980s, reintroducing bold colour and decoration. It questioned conventional good taste by combining an eclectic source of influences. This new interpretation of Memphis gives a contemporary twist to a retro look, making a dynamic statement and celebrates a maximalist approach to design.
Clockwise from top Pieterszoon, C46 ALSO HOME, J43 Rachel Jackson London, C42 Sisal Studio, C15 Materia Rica, B29 Liv Interior, G8 The Renovation Store, G61
CLEAN – BALANCE – STRUCTURE – ABSTRACT – UTILITY – GRAPHIC In reaction to our increasingly hectic lives, we have a renewed desire to stand still and appreciate. We seek a return to clarity by eliminating distraction and excess ornament. Mid-century design is re-considered for a contemporary consumer, rejecting decoration in favour of simplified forms, clean surfaces and abstracted geometrics.
A/W 16/17 Trends Clockwise from top Bohemia, F81 Cute Fashionista, A76 Ottoman Hands, E53 Tweedmill Textiles, F75 Nicola Rowlands Creative, H20a Chive, H40
EXOTIC – INTENSE – EXPLORATION – VIBRANT – LAVISH – GLOBAL – ECLECTIC As we become citizens of the world - crossing boundaries, both geographical and social - new ways of living are explored, celebrating those who dare to be different and blaze new trails. Inspired by globetrotting collections and moreis-more styling, the maximalist aesthetic is a vivid mix of creativity and craft.
Clockwise from top Nathalie Bond Organics, K42 Jennifer Rowland, E25 Bombus, J10 Cubic, F26 You Me and The Dream, D80 Dassie Artisan, F14
MODERN RUSTIC – HONEST – FRESH – NATURAL – AUTHENTIC – QUIET The British seaside is experiencing a resurgence in popularity and modern appeal. City dwellers are leaving urban environments and expensive living costs behind to escape to the coast. There is a focus on integrity and utility, channelling the handcrafted and rustic aesthetic of the shore. Raw materials and honest design are integral in creating a strong connection to nature.
ShopTalk Making small changes can really deliver big results. Complement your buying at Pulse and discover our ShopTalk programme, an insider’s guide to transforming your retail business. Jam packed with invaluable retail tips from experts at the top of their game, the full awe-inspiring line-up is finally here, including speakers from Liberty, Farrow & Ball, Notonthehighstreet.com, Imperial War Museum, Heal’s and many more.
To get you started, here are a few tips from some of our stellar speakers.
Try bold colours in small dark rooms “We always long to create light and space in dark rooms but by using a white to do this, you create small, dark, dull rooms. Instead, embrace nature and use a strong colour like Inchyra Blue or Brassica to create a sense of drama.” Joa Studholme, Farrow & Ball ShopTalk on Monday 16 May at 12:00
Use your story to build your brand “Everyone loves a story and every street, town, place and person will have their own. Use this to help build your own unique product ranges and brand. Work with local designers and suppliers or use your surroundings to help inspire you.” Laura Mullins, Imperial War Museum ShopTalk on Tuesday 17 May at 11:00
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“Want to produce a quality video for “The residential and commercial your Facebook Page but don’t want design spaces are merging more and it to look shakily homemade? Use more. When you design a kitchen for Instagram’s Hyperlapse app at 1x a family you need to think like you speed. Makes it look like you’re using a are designing a trendy bar; when £3k steadicam, for free, and you can designing a restaurant you need to use the finished video on any platform.” keep in mind it has to be cosy and welcoming as if you were going to Tom Szekeres, Thishe.re host your friends.” ShopTalk on Monday 16 May at 13:00 Matteo Bianchi, Matteo Bianchi Studio and UAL ShopTalk on Sunday 15 May at 14:00
Schedule Sunday 15 May
Monday 16 May
Tuesday 17 May
I Did It My Way
Getting the Crowd on Your Side
The joys and pains of running a business solo Cathy Olmedillas Founder, Anorak Magazine
The Secret of Shareable Content Lessons to be learnt from Buzzfeed Kathryn Tyler Co-Founder, Digital Mums
The essentials of crowdfunding, tageting and engaging Hen Norton Creative Producer & Documentary Filmmaker, Wedidthis.org.uk
Colour in Shops How to transform your shop through colour
Joa Studholme International Colour Consultant, Farrow & Ball
The Liberty Prop Cupboard
How to pick up on visual trends and work them into your own environment
Social Storytelling and Conversational Commerce
Liz Sylvester Head of Visual Identity, Liberty of London
Your brand story across social media, email, messaging apps and beyond
Tom Szekeres & Jemima Garthwaite Co-Founders, Thishe.re
Buying Tastes and The Changing Lifestyle How emerging trends impact our lifestyle choices and buying tastes Matteo Bianchi Interior Designer, Matteo Bianchi Studio and University of Arts London
Chaired by Katie Law Deputy Literary Editor, Design Trends & Feature Writer, London Evening Standard
Good Design Well Made Being and remaining a destination store
The impact of globalisation, digital, and the connected world
Daniel Nelson Director, Octobercomms.com
The latest trends in personalisation, customer experience and convenience
Jim Whyte Senior Insights Analyst, Fitch.com
Chris Dawson Co-Founder, Tamebay
Laura Mullins Buying & Merchandising Manager, Imperial War Museum
The World of Extremes
Missing out of blogging is missing a serious marketing trick
How independent and online retailers can grow their sales through Amazon and eBay
David Fenton Head of Retail & Admissions, Publishing & Licensing, Imperial War Museum
Pia Benham Head of Collections, Healâ€™s
Blogging for Business
Marketplaces: Embrace Them and Sell More
Putting a contemporary twist on the traditional shop
Sally Bendellow Creative Product Director, Notonthehighstreet.com
Shock & Awe: Reinventing Retail at the Imperial War Museum
How to Work Creatively with Bloggers Meeting and working with bloggers Kate Baxter Blogger & Director, Octobercomms.com
Designing the Future Kate Watson-Smyth Journalist & Blogger, Madaboutthehouse.com Katy Orme Blogger, Apartmentapothecary.com
Making Friends and Influencing People Doing PR for fun, fame and fortune James Gordon-MacIntosh Managing Partner, Hope & Glory
Tiffany Grant-Riley Interiror Stylist & Blogger, Curateanddisplay.co.uk
The Hinza bag Designed 1950 â€“ Made in Sweden
New collection of green plastic bags made from sugarcane Stand H56a Founded in 2013 by John Micklethwaite, Istlondon is a Porcelain range designed with the intention of bringing art and functionality together. Each piece is handmade in our studio in Turkey, using Limoges Porcelain. Pastel colours, simple shapes and very fine porcelain are the main charecteristics of Istlondon. Pick from 10 colours and over 60 shapes to create your own tableware that will be the envy of others.
Welcome to visit us at Stand D58 www.hinza.se/en
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Home decor and accessories
Exhibiting at Pulse. Stand K47 Contact: 07777 692146 www.nutmegandsage.co.uk
Nyumbani Design — C64 The Tanzanian-based jewellery label creates contemporary wooden pieces of wearable art through geometric shapes and surface experimentation. “When I moved to Dar es Salaam, I began working within the retail industry, collaborating with local artists and designers in Tanzania” explains founder Kerry Glanfield. “Over time I noticed that while wooden sculptures were commonplace in Tanzania, there was an absence in the market for crafting indigenous woods in a more contemporary fashion. I continued to develop and experiment with locally sourced trees, considering structure, colour and texture. As I did this, the reality of my business started to take shape.”
How It’s Made Good design is about more than just a beautiful product. Now more than ever, your customers are buying products with a story. From innovative techniques to cutting-edge materials, Pulse exhibitors make great design with a real purpose. Discover two of the many stories that make the products you find at Pulse unique.
Nyumbani Design’s new collection, Molecular Matter, will be on show at Pulse and is inspired by the intricacies of molecular theory, exploring environments and employing the laws of science to create form and silhouettes.
ARTHOUSE Meath — H82 ARTHOUSE Meath is a thriving non-profit business and social enterprise that showcases the talents and skills of people – artists – that live with complex epilepsy, learning and physical difficulties. Each week, 70 artists work alongside instructors to create artworks and designer products ranging from hand-printed cards, fine bone china, cushions, soaps, candles, kitchen ware and accessories. “In 1999 I started to run workshops for adults with severe epilepsy, learning and physical difficulties” explains founder Becky Sheraidah. “They didn’t have much belief in themselves and their skills were not recognised, just because they needed 24-hour care. I felt we could easily make a change.” The ethos driving ARTHOUSE Meath is inclusion, acceptance and celebrating differences. It is changing attitudes towards adults living with severe epilepsy or learning/physical difficulties, one artwork at a time.
Meet the Maker Discover the inspirational stories of the people behind the brands. These creative minds bring you iconic design, unique products and aspiring tales. Find out how they got where they are today…
Nikki Strange I’m Nikki Strange, founder of independent East London based accessories label Nikki Strange. We specialise in beautiful and whimsical stationery, phone cases, cosmetic bags and giftwrap.
“We specialise in beautiful and whimsical stationery, phone cases, cosmetic bags and giftwrap.” — Nikki Strange Nikki Strange
I used to freelance as a print designer in the fashion industry and setup my label two years ago when I realised I had a feminine and unique style of design. What inspired you to go into design? It was sort of accidental! From winning competitions, blogging and sharing my designs, people kept remarking that you could tell it was a ‘Nikki Strange print’. I started selling a small range of phone cases on Etsy. I gradually could reinvest and launch new designs. It was quite exciting as it happened very naturally and allowed me to learn so much on the way. Discover the new functional stationery range by Nikki Strange at Pulse on stand B15.
Fiona Walker My name is Fiona Walker, founder of Fiona Walker England and S-c Brands (Scandi-chic). We create design-led home and seasonal collections, built on the philosophy to produce uniquely handcrafted items using traditional methods. What inspired you to go into design? I created Scandi-chic in 2006 and eight years later, I decided to rekindle my desire to design and try something new by creating the brand Fiona Walker England.
“I decided to rekindle my desire to design and try something new.” —
Fiona Walker Fiona Walker England and S-c brands
Nadia Newton I’m Nadia Newton, founder of Penelope Hope, an up-and-coming luxury textiles and homeware brand. Products include British-made cushions, lampshades, upholstered furniture and fabric. What inspired you to go into design? I set up Penelope Hope after renovating my house. I struggled to find good quality fabrics and soft furnishings in bold and bright colours, so I decided to design my own collection. I was ready to get my teeth stuck into something new after being a full time mum for seven years. I went to study Textile Print Design at Central St Martins, attended reupholstery classes and completed online design related courses to further my knowledge and prepare me for running my own business.
I truly think design is in-built: from an early age I had an interest in all things arty. I was happiest ‘doing’ things and pretty quickly I found sewing was for me. My first product was a little red breasted robin decoration. Discover the new Fiona Walker England collection at Pulse alongside S-c Brands (formerly Scandi-chic) who are celebrating their 10th birthday on stand G20.
“I struggled to find good quality fabrics and soft furnishings in bold and bright colours, so I decided to design my own collection.” — Nadia Newton Penelope Hope
Discover Penelope Hope’s new Oresome collection at Pulse on stand B21.
Product Showcase Linen & Wool textiles by Lapuan Kankurit Stand G14 Textiles for the kitchen, bath and you! Lapuan Kankurit is a linen and wool weaving mill from Finland. Knowing every step from thread to hometextiles produces a result we can be proud of. Web: www.lapuankankurit.fi
Wonderful gifts and are a perfect adornment for the home! Stand D19 Welcome to Wini-Tapp, which is the home where characterful, cut-out and make puppets are designed and created. These puppets are easy to assemble and have lots of moveable parts; giving the puppets life-like movement that instantly engages a child (and adult) in imaginative play. Tel: 07969 750 919 Web: wini-tapp
Recycled Cashmere Accessories Handmade in the UK Stand A59
Gold plated charm jewellery & handmade semi-precious stone pieces Stand C78
Turtle Doves are specialists in turning pre-loved cashmere into gorgeous, stylish accessories. All our products are handmade in Shropshire and our best-selling product, cashmere fingerless gloves, is complimented by hats, scarves & babywear. A great value British product & autumn offers too.
Launching at Pulse is the AW16 Mystique Collection. Featuring an eclectic mix of amethyst and black onyx with Indian silk tassels and Karen Hill Tribe silver. The Mini Mara children’s range has been lovingly designed and is a favourite for flowergirls and bridesmaids.
Tel: 01743 231155 Web: www.turtle-doves.co.uk
Tel: 07718702468 Web: www.marajewellery.co.uk
Beautiful Giftware for Dog Lovers - Handmade in England
TiMEBOO feel good bamboo watch
Stand K44 Highly Commended 2016 Gift of the Year Finalists, BlossomCo design beautiful giftware for dog lovers collars, leads, bandanas, aprons & mugs. Sold exclusively through gift shops & department stores. Handmade in England - with attractive pricing & margins, these are great products that retailers & their customers love. Tel: 07711 656013 Email: sales@BlossomCo.co.uk Web: www.BlossomCo.co.uk
Bronte by Moon – British Made Interior & Fashion Accessories Stand F57 Luxurious woollen throws, cushions and fashion accessories from the Bronte by Moon mill, established 1837 in Guiseley, Yorkshire. Launching exclusively at Pulse 2016 is our Mini Ruana collection; resized fashionable wraps in a mixture of modern and traditional checks. Tel: 08707 437410 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.brontebymoon.co.uk
Stand E85 The comfort of simplicity and trendiness from an ecological perspective – is all TiMEBOO stands for. Bamboo watches in simple and trendy design. With leather or cork strap to wrap double or even triple around your wrist Emal: email@example.com Web: www.timeboo.eu Tel: 0031 6 26002930
Stephanie Davies Designs Stand C18 Exhibiting for a third time at Pulse, Stephanie Davies Designs (launchpad stand C18) will be showcasing intricate laser cut greetings cards. There’s something for everyone, come and check it out! Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.stephaniedaviesdesigns.co.uk Tel: 07742 323904
Detta Stand D20 Using vintage framework knitting machines, Berni’s knits are inspired by the wild Atlantic Coastline as well as Urban landscapes. NEW for 2016 - 100% lambswool felted wraps and evening clutch bags as well as a new range of lambswool unisex scarves, shorties and snoods. Email: email@example.com Web: www.dettatextiles.com Tel: 07970 509758
The Original Cushion Co. Stand R18 The Original Cushion Co. offers a collection of fine, limited edition, designer cushions handmade in our Suffolk studio, from some of the world’s most beautiful fabrics. Be brave, colour your life with OCC cushions and banish your beige.
Lisa Todd Stand B26 Lisa Todd Designs’ brand new collection, exclusively launched at Pulse is a riot of colour and geometric print. Featuring printed cushions, Swedish birch trays, tray tables, greetings cards and notebooks, each design has been inspired by Lisa’s South African childhood, love of colour and bold, geometric patterns. Tel: 07702 811648 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.lisatodddesigns.com
Hill House Design Stand K16 Hill House Design offers beautiful lampshades. Every one is handmade in Lincolnshire. New floral collections for Spring/Summer. Tel +44 (0)7741 003519 Email Maggie@hillhousedesign.co.uk Web www.hillhousedesign.co.uk
Tel: 079 7753 9962 Email: email@example.com Web: www.originalcushionco.com/ pulse
Just Trade Stand A75 Just Trade specialises in beautifully designed, hand made jewellery and colourful accessories. Our products are handcrafted in Fair Trade projects in marginalised communities. By combining traditional craft skills with expert knowledge of jewellery, we produce unique, characterful collections that sell internationally. Launching New Collections at Pulse. Email: Wholesale@justtrade.co.uk Web: www.justtrade.co.uk
iQ series by Annie specialist in foodie-gifts-stationerycards Stand K72b Visit stand K72b to see in full, the new ranges available. Register for an account, discuss your requirements and personalisation. Designer foodie gifts, and several greetings card ranges, ceramics and stationery. Ideal for food halls, delis and wine shops. Tel: 07714 400650 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ladies Who Lunch
From statement pieces to classic staples, gorgeous bright colours to sophisticated neutrals, our handmade Jewellery Collection offers affordable contemporary pieces that are effortlessly stylish.
Award winning peddlers of extraordinarily interesting stories and beautifully whimsical things, are proud to bring you the newest addition to their best selling children’s books, meet the tricksy racoon and see their stunning ranges of gifts, cards and knitting kits…
Email: email@example.com Web: www.lwltrade.co.uk Tel: 01494 729813
Tel: 01768778328 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.temporarymeasure.co.uk Twitter: @onlyeverjusta
An exceptional buying experience for exceptional results An inspiring array of new product launches and retail insight, all set in a uniquely social atmosphere.
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Product Showcase Pappet Craft activity kits designed to inspire and ignite children’s imaginations Stand K70a I have designed Pappet kits to inspire children adults to make unique, individual ‘works of art’. My goal is for your imaginations to run free and to for you to enjoy this activity. A child can confidently tackle these kits but they are also a great project for a group. Children and adults can work alongside each other, chatting and being creative. For children from 7, but all who enjoy arts and crafts.
The Hair Helper Stand K83 A unique product, manufactured in the UK, that is new to the market having only launched in November 2015. The Hair Helper is a hair accessory organiser for little girls that can store all hair accessories including the brush. Email: email@example.com Web: www.thehairhelper.co.uk
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.pappet.com
Thornback and Peel Stand H42 NEW DESIGNS for Autumn/Winter 2016. Beautiful things that serve a practical purpose. Thornback & Peel create hand printed textiles for kitchen, dining, interiors and gift. The charm of 19th century engravings combined with geometric pattern and a modern palette. Tel: 020 7242 7478 Email: email@example.com Web: www.thornbackandpeel.co.uk
A Life In Colour Stand F81 Famed for our colourful, ethical accessories we are happy to present a fantastic new collection for this spring/summer season. Prints and pom poms abound baskets, garlands, wash bags and babouche, plus some must see additions to our jewellery ranges. Tel: 0131 555 2485 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.bohemiadesign.org
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Useful Information Entry Policy
Entry to Pulse is free as long as you have registered online in advance of the show at pulse-london/mag. Tickets cost £20 if purchased on the day at the show.
Venue Address Olympia London Hammersmith Road London W14 8UX
Pulse is a trade-only retail event and general members of the public will not be admitted. Proof of trade might be requested upon entry.
By Train & Tube London Overground: One stop from Shepherd’s Bush (Central Line) or West Brompton (District Line) to Kensington (Olympia).
Under 16’s need to be accompanied by adults at all times and over 16’s will need to register for their own ticket.
Opening Times Sunday 15 May: 9:30 – 18:00 Monday 16 May: 9:30 – 18:00 Tuesday 17 May: 9:30 – 17:00
Piccadilly, Circle & Hammersmith & City Lines: Get off at Hammersmith for a 10 minute walk to Olympia. Please note: District Line services to Kensington (Olympia) are infrequent and we advise you to check departure times beforehand. By Bus Buses 9, 10, 27, 28, 49, 391, N9 and N10 run to Olympia or a very short distance from the venue. Visit the Transport for London website for more information: tfl.gov.uk/journeyplanner
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By Car For venue parking enquiries, please call 020 7598 2515 or visit olympia.london/visiting/parking
Accommodation For exclusive hotel deals, book with our official partner Zibrant. If you would like assistance with your hotel booking, contact Sarah@Zibrant.com with your requirements and use the reference code MJW2L. You can also call Sarah on +44 (0) 207 870 4100 or visit the website at pulse-london.com/accommodation.
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Pulse is the definitive event for trend-leading giftware, modern living and retail insight. It is the UK’s only summer event in the retail s...
Published on Apr 22, 2016
Pulse is the definitive event for trend-leading giftware, modern living and retail insight. It is the UK’s only summer event in the retail s...