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Tue Aug 15 2017

London Flower School Appoints Hillgate

We’re thrilled to announce that we’re now working with the London Flower School, handling all national and international consumer PR for the brand. 

Thu Jul 27 2017

New Client: Gym Marine

We are pleased to welcome our newest client, Gym Marine, to Hillgate PR.

Thu Jul 27 2017

Breathing Colour by Hella Jongerius : The Design Museum

For those in the design industry, colour is the foundation on which we all work. It is ever-present and helps define the things we create, critique and promote. You could argue, quite easily, that colour is in our DNA. For that reason, we were thrilled when we got the chance to visit the new exhibition currently taking place at The Design Museum – Breathing Colour, by Hella Jongerius.

Tue Jul 25 2017

Plywood: Material Of The Modern World - Victoria & Albert Museum

London’s Victoria and Albert Museum latest exhibition focuses solely on the development of plywood, and the impact it has had on all areas of design for the past 150 years.

Tue Jul 4 2017

House and Garden Festival 2017: The Style Rooms

To celebrate the 70th Anniversary of House & Garden magazine, this year saw the launch of the House & Garden Festival at London’s Olympia. The event served as a fitting celebration of summer and stylish living which combined three events; Spirit of Summer Fair, the HOUSE Fair and Grow London.

Thu Jun 29 2017

Ideal Home Media Briefing: It's All About The Imagery

At nearly 100 years old and with the highest circulation of any British home interest magazine, it’s undeniable that Ideal Home is one of Britain’s best-loved magazines – not to mention one of ours. We’re great friends of the title here at Hillgate, so when Gorkana announced a briefing with editor Vanessa Richmond, associate editor Ginevra Benedetti and digital editor Amy Cutmore, we jumped at the chance to attend.

Wed Jun 21 2017

And So To Bed Open New Richmond Showroom

Another showroom launch for Hillgate, as And So To Bed open a brand new showroom in the London's Richmond - bringing with them decades of expertise in achieving the best night’s sleep.

Mon Jun 19 2017

Joanna Wood Opens New Store On Elizabeth Street

Joanna Wood, one of Britain’s leading figures in the international world of interior design, brings her eponymous shop to Elizabeth Street, London.

Fri Jun 16 2017

Homes and Gardens Designer Insight: Kitchens and Bathrooms

We were thrilled to attend one of Homes and Garden’s Designer Insight sessions earlier this week, which explored the future of bathroom and kitchen design within the confines of London’s Soho Hotel. Chaired by Tom Dyckhoff, the panel – formed of Mark Bickerstaff from Kohler, as well as interior designers Roselind Wilson and Hayley Tarrington - engaged with current and emerging trends from within the kitchen and bathroom sector, exploring everything from product development to room layout.

Thu Jun 15 2017

Harvey Jones Student Design Competition

Harvey Jones have been working with a number of universities on their first ever collaborative Student Design competition. We were fortunate enough to host a judging panel day at the Divertimenti showroom in South Kensington, with a Harvey Jones kitchen on site.

Thu Jun 15 2017

Brexit: What Does It Mean For British Design?

With the outcome of last week’s election still fresh in our minds – not to mention the referendum of last year – we thought it might be a pertinent time to revisit one of the highlights from last month’s Clerkenwell Design Week.

Wed Jun 7 2017

Clerkenwell Design Week 2017: Biophilic Design in the Built Environment

This year’s Clerkenwell Design Week was host to a huge array of fascinating talks on many of the challenges facing contemporary designers in the UK. One of the most thought-provoking discussions we attended was “Implementing biophilic design in the built environment” at Interspace.