Head, Hand & Heart: A Celebration of Creativity and Making
Join writer Charlotte Abrahams in conversation with Franco Ceccotti, founder of Ceccotti Collezioni. From its base in the Tuscan town of Cascina, discover how this world-renowned company creates pieces of furniture that are considered ‘functional pieces of art’. Followed by a Design Discovery Tour.
Get insider insights into why a respect for traditional artisan processes and a maker’s passion and curiosity, together with an openness to innovation and collaboration, is at the heart of its creative approach. Followed by a Design Discovery Tour exploring more rare skills and great endeavours that elevate craft to luxury stature.
Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour, the world’s premier design centre, is renowned as an international hub for creative excellence. With 120 showrooms and over 600 global names, on every floor there are designs of originality and invention. All are celebrated for their quality, creativity, skilled craftsmanship and technical ability. Details like impeccable materials and finishes are at their best close up, and in an increasingly fast-paced world, visitors can experience exceptional products in person as well as seek out expertise in the showrooms. Bespoke products are another forte – with countless companies creating tailor-made pieces. In short, what is on offer is ‘couture for the home’.