The Special Relationship at SCP

jodimoss | September.27.2013

Thank you for visiting We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who visited or took part in our series of special events last week. It’s fair to say, this year’s London Design Festival was one of the most [...] Read on...


American design stars in London

Lucy James | September.26.2013

Tamzin Baker, reporter from the FT, visited SCP last week to discuss the American design scene with Sheridan. Whilst here, she also caught up with Design Museum Director, Deyan Sudjic, American Design Club founder, Kiel Mead, illustrator and SCP designer, [...] Read on...


God is in the Detail

Lucy James | September.26.2013

Last week, as part of The London Design Festival, Uniform Wares launched their new collection of 104  and 351 series watches alongside a photography project entitled 12 Details at 81 Leonard Street Gallery, Shoreditch. The photographs were taken by Jim Naughten and featured [...] Read on...


Mister Rob meets Mister McGinnis

Lucy James | September.20.2013

Here’s a snap of our two favourite illustrators, Rob Ryan and Mark McGinnis. The pair met today for the first time at Rob’s Hackney-based paper-cutting haven. Rob, designer of The Ruler for Measuring the Growth of Human Beings and Brooklyn-based [...] Read on...


Peter Saville wins London Design Medal

Lucy James | September.19.2013

A big congratulations to all of last nights London Design Medal winners, especially designer of the SCP logo, Peter Saville, who won the Panerai London Design Medal. Well done. Peter Saville: winner of the Panerai London Design Medal. Dieter Rams: [...] Read on...


The Special Relationship cooking demo with Jasleen Kaur

Lucy James | September.19.2013

This week we had the pleasure of inviting designer Jasleen Kaur to host a cooking demo at SCP East, to coincide with the launch of her Tala Curry Measure. Born in Glasgow and brought up in an Indian household, Jasleen [...] Read on...


Roaming Report: Leonard Street & Beyond

Becky Morrison | September.18.2013

71a Gallery’s The Working Artisans’ Club is a feast for the eyes from those who like working with their hands. Six artisans – among them a hand-screen printer, a discarded rubbish salvager and an expert in hand-crafted camping materials (more wooden [...] Read on...


Roaming Report: Kingsland Road, Hackney & Rivington Street

Becky Morrison | September.18.2013

Ceramics In The City exhibition at The Geffrye Museum is a fair featuring the designs of fifty UK ceramicists. This is an exciting  display of home wares and show pieces, with many available to buy. With exhibitors like Akiko Hirai and [...] Read on...


Roaming Report: Redchurch Street

Becky Morrison | September.18.2013

The smell of Perfume, Sir? hits you before you see its unusual exhibition. A heady mix of pepper and earthy essential oils hangs in the air around a suspended display of objects inspired by the humblest of spices; the peppercorn. [...] Read on...


The Special Relationship

Lucy James | September.17.2013

To celebrate this year’s London Design Festival, SCP’s East and West stores will play host to The Special Relationship; a week-long series of launches and events that highlight SCP’s strong relationships with designers and companies from America. This includes a [...] Read on...