twentytwentyone April newsletter

On April 5, 2019 · 0 Comments

April has arrived, as has our monthly newsletter. With the longer days and (hopefully) warmer weather, we embrace the great outdoors with our Spring Living edit and new outdoor furniture. Explore the new hot-galvanised edition of the Palissade collection by the Bouroullec brothers and meet new brand Millican and their sustainable collection of travel backpacks.

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twentytwentyone March newsletter

On March 15, 2019 · 0 Comments

The March edition of the twentytwentyone newsletter has arrived, highlighting new arrivals to our shop, showroom and online. The edit includes Poul Cadovius’ iconic modular shelving, System Ultra and a Hay sofa promotion not to be missed!

With Mother’s day fast approaching on the 31st March, we’ve compiled a host of design-led gifts to inspire that thoughtful present to say thank you. Should you need any help, don’t hesitate to pop into our Upper Street shop, we’re open Mon-Sun.

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Seasonal Opening Hours

On December 20, 2018 · 0 Comments

Upper Street Shop
Mon 24th Dec   11am-4pm
Tue 25th Dec   Closed
Wed 26th Dec   Closed
Thu 27th – Sat 29th Dec   10am-6pm
Sun 30th Dec  11am-5pm
Mon 31st Dec  11am-4pm
Tue 1st Jan   Closed

River Street Showroom
Mon 24th Dec   9.30am-4pm
Tues 25th – Fri 28th Dec   Closed
Sat 29th Dec   9.30am-5.30pm
Mon 31st Dec – Tue 1st Jan   Closed

Normal opening hours resume Wednesday 2nd January at both locations.

 

Christmas wish list

On December 7, 2018 · 0 Comments

With Christmas fast approaching, the twentytwentyone team reveal the gifts they would most like to find under their Christmas tree this year.

  

Vanessa
“The Re-engineered Brown Betty is a classic and highly functional teapot with a very interesting history.”
Caro
“The Filos throw offers uplifting golden tones and lambswool softness for those festive film nights!”
Reika
The Blokhope calendar. It’s essential.

 

Hannah
“Fun and a bit dippy, much like some of my favourite people! The Dipping Light adds a nice ambience to any room.”
Jessy
“A fun and quirky way to accessorise your plants. The colour interaction of the cute metallic animals with the leaves are quite beautiful.”
Tony
“Design and engineering at its best, the incredible Line-Us drawing machine is a lot of fun and mesmerising to watch in action.”

  

Sabrina
“Kei Tominaga’s Knot Bangle is simply beautiful, I love the warm gold and the knot symbolising a promise.”
Sophie
“The Mini Elephant Planter has such personality and it will be fun to work out which one of my succulents will look best in it.”
Cliff
“Designed in 1962, this design classic, which looks like a lantern, can finally and actually be used as one, wireless and free!”

 

Craig
A perfect pot for the leftover turkey casseroles, curries and soups.
Esme
“A quirky addition to the dinner table. ‘Tis the Season-ing!”
Joe
“A nice clean book full of nice clean pictures of nice clean buildings. Just don’t use it as an ornament.”

 

Paige
“This new seasonal colour palette from Hella Jongerius is a great way to start or add to a neatly stacking collection of Finnish design classics.”
Lisa
“This 100% merino lambswool throw is essential for those cold, winter nights – note: Pairs well with a glass of mulled wine.”
Gosia
“These concrete-grey clay pots with hand painted whimsical face will add a lot of character to your interior.”

Raph
“Crafted from cast iron, the Crow bottle opener is a handy accessory for festive drinks.”
Laura
“With its light and woody scent, the Ash Candle by Feldspar is the perfect item to set the scene to the warm winter’s night in.”
Annabel
“The Paul Smith Type 75 mini – fun playground colours for your serious, grown-up desk.”

 

Louise
“I love the inky tones of the Atlantic Wakame block print. A refreshing addition to any interior.”
Claire
“These lovely brass planters will cheer up any plants at home this winter!”
Victor
“Handmade, artisan chocolate wrapped in striking packaging designed by independent artists. The perfect stocking filler.”

 

Simon
“Helvetica large, please. The classic Vignelli calendar will guide me through 2019.”
Mette
“It has to be the Aqua Culture vase. It’s an elegant and intriguing way to watch my plants flourish.”
Kathleen
“Each one unique and full of character. Meticulously hand-crafted, the wooden Owl is the perfect winter companion.”

 

If you need further inspiration for the perfect present, view our gift guides here.

 

Line-Us in store demo

On November 22, 2018 · 0 Comments

Join us on Saturday 1st December 11am-2pm for an in-store demo of Line-Us, the internet-connected robotic drawing arm.

Durrell Bishop and Rob Poll, its creators, will be at the shop demonstrating the bots drawing capabilities, their inspiration and its burgeoning creative online community.

The portable device uses a pen to mimic your motions and recreate whatever you’ve drawn on screen.

Powered by a USB battery or power adaptor, it connects to the free Line-Us app via wifi, allowing you to draw, trace and connect with a wider community of Line-Us users.

To learn more about Line-Us, grab your favourite drawing implement, bring your imagination and head to Upper Street to have a go!

We look forward to seeing you there.

Shop Line-Us here.

 

 

Catapults & Key Hooks Making Event

On October 30, 2018 · 0 Comments

Catapults & Key Hooks: Everyday objects made from foraged and gathered wood

Join us on Saturday for the book launch of Geoffrey Fisher‘s Catapults & Key Hooks: Everyday objects made from foraged and gathered wood.

Geoffrey will be at our Upper Street store on Sat 3rd Nov between 11am-2pm to show how to use foraged wood to make everyday functional designs. He will also be signing copies of his new book.

Catapults & Key Hooks; Everyday objects made from foraged and gathered wood

His work is the result of a profound connection with the Buckinghamshire woodlands that surround his studio in High Wycombe. Using traditional woodworking techniques, he crafts wooden trooks into handmade, characterful collections of toys and accessories for the home. Each functional piece utilises its natural form, making it unique.

Catapults & Key Hooks; Everyday objects made from foraged and gathered wood

Catapults & Key Hooks details how to how to forage responsibly with detailed, illustrated guides on how to recreate his unique and sustainable products. The handbook offers practical advice on the essential toolkit, including how to work safely and to achieve the highest of standards, whether you’re crafting a gift or a new household accessory.

Catapults & Key Hooks: Everyday objects made from foraged and gathered wood

Catapults & Key Hooks Book Launch
Saturday 3rd November 11am-2pm

twentytwentyone shop
274-275 Upper Street
London
N1 2UA

Catapults & Key Hooks: Everyday objects made from foraged and gathered wood

The Geoffrey Fisher range is available in-store and online.

Lighter Prices

On October 20, 2018 · 0 Comments

Our seasonal lighting promotion returns to coincide with the clocks turning back, running from Saturday 20th October to Sunday 4th November.

Enjoy a 15% discount on orders of classic and contemporary lighting from a selected range of design-led manufacturers.

New Arrivals

As the nights draw in this Autumn, explore a host of new lighting designs in stock and available to order online and in-store.

Whether you’re looking for pendant lighting, table lamps or floor lights, we have a variety of modern and iconic designs to create the desired ambience.

View new lighting here.

 

twentytwentyone October Newsletter

On October 14, 2018 · 0 Comments

The latest edition of the twentytwentyone newsletter has arrived, featuring October’s new arrivals in-store and online. We introduce an exclusive new manufacturer, Gemla, Sweden’s oldest furniture factory who use traditional techniques to craft contemporary bentwood chairs.

We also have new additions to the Wallace Sewell block collection. Sumptuous throws and cushions woven in the softest merino wool with reversible designs, these new colour ways are a perfect accompaniment to cosy Autumn days spent at home.

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twentytwentyone’s September Newsletter

On September 5, 2018 · 0 Comments

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twentytwentyone’s September newsletter has arrived, heralding London Design Festival and the new arrivals in-store and online this month, from GamFratesi’s elegantly moulded Silhouette sofa, to Studio Arhoj’s Familia collection of unique, Shinto-inspired ceramic figures.

Also included are details of Edit ’18, an exhibition of innovative and enduring new designs, many of which are seen for the first time in the UK as part of London Design Festival.

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London Design Festival 18 – Edit ’18

On September 2, 2018 · 0 Comments

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twentytwentyone will host Edit ’18, an exhibition of innovative and enduring new designs, many of which are seen for the first time in the UK as part of the London Design Festival.

The curated edit combines newly released historical designs with contemporary launches, in an eclectic yet harmonious exhibition. Central to the exhibition’s remit is to explore the varied approaches to material, process and form. A host of materials including wood, wool, concrete, paper and steel will reflect a diverse range of techniques, handcrafted and machine-made.

Eminent twentieth-century designers Børge Mogensen, Bodil Kjær and Pierre Paulin will be relaunched alongside respected contemporary counterparts with new works by Barber Osgerby, R&E Bouroullec, Pauline Deltour, Cecilie Manz, Tiipoi, Sebastian Wrong and Jun Yasumoto.

Edit ’18
twentytwentyone showroom
18c River Street,
London, EC1R 1XN

Private View: Tues 18th September 6.30-8.30pm

Exhibition runs 19th – 23rd September.
Wednesday – Saturday 9.30 – 5.30pm, Sunday 11.00 – 5.00pm

 

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