When you have a moment take a trip to Shad Thames and walk down the cobbled street amongst all the converted warehouses down to the Design Museum.
Exhibition currently showing:
08 February – 04 July
The Design Museum’s Design Awards, ‘the Oscars of the design world’, showcase the most innovative and progressive designs from around the world, spanning seven categories: Architecture, Digital, Fashion, Furniture, Graphics, Product and Transport.
On 24 April at the awards ceremony, British studio Barber Osgerby were awarded the overall Design of the Year for their stunning design of the London 2012 Olympic Torch.
Design of the Year 2012
London 2012 Olympic Torch
Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby
Commissioned by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG)
In particular we quite liked the following funky furniture: