Winter Fine Art and Antiques Fair

Full of unusual, intriguing and beautiful items, the Winter Fine Art and Antiques Fair is one of the most anticipated events in the industry’s diary. With 140 art and antique dealers with hand selected items, it was one not to miss. I’m a firm believer in combining the old and new to create a unique … Continue reading

Austrian Trade Commission Event

I was delighted when I was recently invited to an event at the Austrian Trade Commission. This was a truly lovely evening, which provided opportunities for networking and discovering some new products. Those highlighted were Passion for Concrete by Lang and Descender Fronts by Kollegger, which I was thoroughly impressed by. Passion for Concrete by … Continue reading

200 Followers on Twitter!

We’ve reached 200 followers on Twitter! I feel like this is a milestone for our small but brilliant company. Hoorah! Let’s hope this number keeps increasing! Yay Thank you to all of our followers and blog readers. We’re extremely grateful. eliska

We are now open on Sundays!

In order that you do not miss out on our unique items in the run up to Christmas, the shop is now open every Sunday right up until the big day from 12pm-5pm. That means 7 days a week the team here at Eliska are ready to help you pick those gifts for the special … Continue reading

Halloween the Eliska way

As is customary each year, we throw a children’s tea party in the shop on Halloween. It’s something I love doing, and it’s a bit of fun preparing for it as well. The decorations were bought in their multitudes, the sweets ready, the food supplied by the Dizzy Bakers, the creepy sound effects and songs … Continue reading

Frieze 2012

Frieze was perhaps the most anticipated contemporary art event of this season. Celebrating its tenth edition, with over 170 galleries exhibiting from across the globe in the bespoke structure in Regent’s Park, it was a must see. Frieze is Europe’s biggest commercial art fair. As well as the main exhibition galleries, you can also experience … Continue reading

Independent Hotel Show 2012

Indefinitely a success in its first year, here are some highlights from The Independent Hotel Show 2012. Anta produces handmade items from Scotland, and they really do have some lovely products. This company embodies the contemporary Scottish character whilst retaining a strong commitment to natural materials and Scottish manufacture. We’re loving plaid here at the … Continue reading

The Shop is 4 Years Old!

Last week the Eliska Design team celebrated our 4th birthday at New Quebec street. And we celebrated in true style! We wore our party dresses, we served champagne (and had a couple of glasses ourselves), served canapes and had a wonderful evening in the presence of good friends, colleagues and clients. To read the full … Continue reading

Maison et Objet

After a packed weekend in Paris admiring the numerous exhibition stands at Maison et Objet, I’ve now written up my experiences and a couple of favourite items and exhibitors, from DK Homes to Kafka Goes Pink. So simply take a look at the blog and I hope you enjoy! And hopefully you will be introduced … Continue reading

Eliska Design Blog! It’s official…

I’ve finally succumbed to the blogging world and have my very own interior design blog, which will be filled with hints and tips, how tos, work in progress of my own renovation, new items and store, general inspiration and much much more. Visit it at eliskadesign.tumblr.com and I hope you enjoy! eliska