Latest News

Eluned Glyn Launches New Website
26 Mar 2015 - Design Factory member Eluned Glyn launches new website
Lobby Opening - Works by Eliza Kesuma and Basia Mindewicz
25 Mar 2015 - Artists Eliza Kesuma and Basia Mindewicz unveil commissioned works, installed in St Margaret's House, the Edinburgh-based art centre in which they both hold studios.
Stevie Davies Studio Warming and Sale
25 Mar 2015 - Join Stevie for an afternoon Studio Warming, Glass Sale and enjoy a cup of tea and slice of cake
Small Business Saturday - Inspire Series
24 Mar 2015 - Inspire Series: Exceptional Customer Service through Social Media with Shake Social
Alison Read Exhibition at Itch Gallery
24 Mar 2015 - One of Itch Galleries best selling artists, Alison Read is going to be exhibiting a large selection of her work in April.


Welcome to Design Factory

Arts Council

Design Factory is the leading creative development agency in the East Midlands.


Bursting with ideas and inspiration, this website showcases award-winning and unique products designed and handmade by the very best makers from the East Midlands region of the UK.


From sumptuous textiles and sculptural ceramics to contemporary furniture and jewellery, there is sure to be something for you, your home or someone special!


We are working with hundreds of selected designer/makers from across the region to help them achieve their ambitions. If you are a designer/maker, visit our membership page and find out what we can do for you!

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