Simple Shape POP-UP SHOP #2

Come and say HELLO to us!
We are delighted to be taking the Simple Shape collection into central London this time. Our collection of handmade and crafted homewares will begin a 4-day residency in a small corner of West Elm, from today, THURS 7th July to SUN 10th JULY.

West Elm, 209 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1

Sue Pryke  creamers, back in stock, just in time.

Sue Pryke creamers, back in stock, just in time.

Hand-printed linen throw by new maker  Ren London .

Hand-printed linen throw by new maker Ren London.

And we are introducing some brand new work made by some super skilled new makers. This will be the very first outing of our newest collection of ceramic bowls by the extremely talented Luke Eastop. We also have summery handprinted linens, coiled cotton-rope baskets and hand-turned wooden bowls. 

It would be great to meet you. Any question email hello@simple-shape.com and we'll get back to you speedily.


Pop-Up Shop #1 in pictures

"Would you like to use our space for a stand-alone pop-up next week?"
(small pause) "Yes please."
It was the fastest turn around and a positive lesson in saying YES and thinking later. 
This is a picture record of Simple Shape Shop #1
27 April - 1 May 2016, Cheshire Street, London E2.
 

In the beginning, there was black...

In the beginning, there was black...


Vinyls arrived...

Vinyls arrived...


Our ethos went up, the Hotaru Lanterns went up...

Our ethos went up, the Hotaru Lanterns went up...


Shelves were stacked...

Shelves were stacked...


...then white.

...then white.


...and so did plywood worktops.

...and so did plywood worktops.


...and the  Bricolage Quilt  went up too.

...and the Bricolage Quilt went up too.


...details were checked

...details were checked


And, just a week short of our first birthday, the doors were opened on the first physical Simple Shape Shop.

And, just a week short of our first birthday, the doors were opened on the first physical Simple Shape Shop.


...and then it was gone. Until the next time that is!

...and then it was gone. Until the next time that is!

Thank you so much
B_C_M_H for the Graphics, Art Direction and their tireless hard work
Isokon Plus for the table tops at the drop of a hat
Twenty Twenty One for the generous loan of the Barber Osgerby Hotaru Lanterns
Beach London for the shop space
(& to the countless others who moved boxes, painted, cleaned, organised, looked after children and stayed calm.)