Calling all design bloggers

Design Centre, Chelsea announces the Focus/17 Blog Award, a prestigious social media initiative for international bloggers.


With its incredible line-up, Focus/17 at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour (17 – 22 September) is a dynamic platform for bloggers to engage more deeply with the latest design developments. The inclusive event is all about sharing ideas, passions, inspirations and conversations with influencers, established makers, emerging innovators and luxury brands. Exploring the theme of ‘360 degree design vision’, it provides a rare level of access inside the creative process of design and the global talent behind it. It delivers on current trends and emerging practices from the world of design.

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The Criteria

This prestigious competition will recognise the blogger whose report from Focus/17 provides the most comprehensive overview of the event’s theme: ‘360 degree design vision’. With 120 international showrooms (including many new arrivals) and over 100+ experiences, there is plenty to see and do. Be inspired by the latest methods, makers and materials, see the new collections and creative invention up close. Connect with some of the most original minds in the industry, access specialist expertise, marvel at ground-breaking approaches, exchange ideas at workshops, join discovery tours and get insider insights at the Conversations in Design sessions. Be amazed by bespoke installations, interactive pop-ups and new dining experiences.

The Prize

  1. The winner will receive a year’s membership to the Design Club, the exclusive members’ club at the heart of Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour
  2. The winning blog will be featured on Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour’s website, in the newsletter and across its social media channels

The Judges

Samantha Todhunter, interior designer

Grant Pierrus, interior design and lifestyle blogger, The Interior Style Hunter

Jenny Gibbs, principal, KLC School of Design

Entry Requirements

To enter simply send a PDF/Word document of your blog with the link to Emily Trower or post it on your social media channels tagging @designcentreCH with the hashtag #Focus17BlogAward


Entries can be received from Sunday 17 September until 12pm on Friday 22 September 2017

The winner will be announced on Friday 22 September 2017

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