Johnny Coca's Top Picks

Published
Thursday 6 April 2017

"I am looking forward to welcoming guests into our Kensington showroom and presenting some of the talented craftsmen from our two factories in Somerset. We’ll be demonstrating how our iconic bags are made, and introducing brand new pieces from Autumn Winter ’17. This demonstration will also be taking place in our New Bond Street store from 3rd to 7th May.

See more of my top picks for London Craft Week below."

Johnny Coca, Creative Director of Mulberry

The Passion of Making
3 - 6 May 10:00 - 19:00
7 May 12:00 - 18:00

Visit Mulberry’s New Bond Street flagship store and see craftsmen and craftswomen from the brand’s two factories in Somerset demonstrate the making of its iconic handbag styles. No booking necessary.

The Story of Hans J. Wegner and Carl Hansen & Son
3 - 5 May, 10:00 — 16:00

I’ve always had a passion for furniture design and try to collect unique pieces when I’m on my travels. I anticipate this to be an inspiring presentation for anyone interested in Danish design.

Making Pastry with Hotel Café Royal’s Executive Pastry Chef
4 May 11:00 — 12:00

I have many memories watching my mother cook in our kitchen in Seville – eating together was a huge part of our family life. Café Royal is one of my favourite places in London – I always enjoy their sweet treats! So an opportunity to make pastry in a beautiful location seems the perfect hands-on indulgence.

Grayson Perry and Frances Corner Discuss Workmanship at London College of Fashion

There is a true connection between fashion and art so this is a talk not to be missed – plus Grayson Perry is one of my favourite British artists, he always has brilliant insight into modern culture.