Christmas with Designersblock & Friends

November 17, 2008


Designersblock is delighted to announce our latest venture with Covent Garden London – The Shop Of Delight – hosted by Designersblock.

The Shop of Delight is London’s first pop up thrift shop, a unique destination in the heart of Covent Garden where people can find economical solutions to Christmas. Each week will focus on a different thrifty theme showing people how to make, bake, sew their own and reuse, turning unwanted goods into presents via workshops.

From 24th November until 30th  November The Shop Of Delight hosted by Designersblock will sell over 150 different unique products from over 50 designers with prices starting at £1.50. We will also host a programme of live master-classes, where guests and designers will be reusing items to make one off gifts and decorations.  Activities with designers KithKin, Matthew Plummer-Fernandez & Vahakn Matossian, WEmake, Adriana Ferrari, Re-Silicone.

The Shop Of Delight runs until 24th December and has a host of upcoming exciting partnerships. From craft queen, Catherine Worman, to original baking experts, the WI & Cakeboy and ethical fashion experts, Traid. And of course we are returning from 22nd-24th December.Opening Times
Monday 24th to
Sunday 30th November 2008
11.00 – 19.00 daily

Here is a selection of products that will be available in the Designersblock Shop at The Shop of Delight.


Si Scott. Love will tear us apart Poster. Price £30.00


Joanna Meroz.  The Metal Lace Drain Sink strainer. Price £40.00


Woodloops. Woodstock Ruler. Price £15.00


Mixko. Heli Tatami wallet. Price £12.00


KithKin, Some Rights Reserved. Digital files.  Prices from £10.00


Matthew Plummer-Fernandez. Sound of Light Digital file light
Price £10.00 Through Kithkin Some Rights Reserved.




Fresh West. ContemPlates.

Bone china. Diameter 27.5 cm. 10.8 inch.

Price £117.50 for a set of eight plates.

Delivery in UK £10


Colin Bruce. Belle Epoque Clock. Price £50.00


WEmake. Beryl and Friends Lamps.  Price from £35.00


Arabeschi di latte. Twist Customised Cutlery. £13.00 – £50.00


Esther Lee. Escape, Badges, Postcards and Prints. Prices from £4.00

The Shop of Delight is a unique destination in Covent Garden where people can find economical solutions for Christmas. In the weeks running up to Christmas, the shop will focus on a different theme each week, based around the idea of thrift. With live events and a focus on participation, the Shop of Delight will show people how to make, bake and sew their own presents and also how to turn unwanted goods into
wonderful gifts.