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Unique interpretations of iconic designs to be auctioned at designjunction2014 to raise funds for Teddy’s Wish charity project

designjunction2014 is proud to announce Teddy’s Wish as its official chosen charity for 2014. Teddy’s Wish raises funds to aid research into the causes behind SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome), neonatal death and stillbirth and support grieving families. designjunction2014 will be curating the exhibition ‘A Child’s Dream’ in partnership with two renowned family-run British brands – Anglepoise® and Ercol – who have kindly donated product for an inspiring collaborative charity project.

Nineteen of the UK’s leading designers from the field of architecture, design, fashion and graphics have been invited to customise the iconic Anglepoise® Type75™ Mini desk lamp and Stacking chair, from Ercol’s Originals collection. Their bespoke designs will be displayed at designjunction2014 for the duration of the show (18 – 21 September) in an exhibition designed and curated by British designer Anthony Dickens, presented on the first floor of the Sorting Office on New Oxford Street.

All funds raised will go directly to Teddy’s Wish and will be available to buy online through silent auction at from 12 September until midday on Sunday 28 September 2014. Prices start from £150 for the lamp and £350 for the chair.

Confirmed participants include: Tom Dixon, Wilkinson Eyre, Benjamin Hubert, PearsonLloyd, Paul Cocksedge, AB Rogers, Anthony Dickens, Top Shop, Tony Chambers, Sam Wilkinson, Faye Toogood, Kristjana S. Williams, Michael Sodeau, Donna Wilson, Afroditi Krassa, Bethan Gray, Rachel Galbraith, Philippe Moulin and Emma Mawston. Source: designjunction Read more news related designjunction published at Infurma Visit the designjunction website
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