Our most recent virtual panel

Designing & Distilleries

Join us for a discussion on how branding and architectural vision combine to design striking buildings for the drinks industry.


Save the dates!

2022 Calendar Announced

We're taking our premium architecture & design product trade show back to Manchester, Glasgow, Dublin & Belfast.


Our most recent event

Revisit Glasgow 2021

The A&D community celebrated in style at the return of our temporary showroom for the specification market. 

Attended by a who’s who of architects, designers, specifiers, contractors and developers from the major practices in the UK and Ireland, the #DesignPopUp events and virtual panels have become synonymous with quality, innovation, creativity and opportunity.


Dedicated to bringing the A&D community together

Leading brands

& design

Inspiring &

educational talks

Infamous Parmesan & Prosecco parties

Building A&D


Hosted in magnificent, restored period buildings, #DesignPopUp 2-day exhibitions deliver an exciting, innovative platform for the A&D community to explore the latest products for the specification market in a relaxed, welcoming and synergistic environment.


In addition to our infamous “Parmesan & Prosecco” networking party, we celebrate the future of design with a rich program of talks, product demos, CPDs, and panel discussions.

Virtual Events

Launched in 2020, our brand new virtual panels are now a regular occurrence. These digital events cover the most interesting, thought-provoking and relevant topics of conversation for the specification market and the ever-evolving world of design and architecture.

“#DesignPopUp offers the A&D community a place to connect with peers in a relaxed and sociable atmosphere.


The variety of quality brands showcasing design-led, high-quality furniture and finishes is great. It introduces me to new products which I can then use on current and upcoming projects.”

Aline Browers

HLM Architects


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#DesignPopUp events connect the leading specification brands to the top architects, designers, and contractors in the UK.

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