LDF 2014 - Shop Talk with Thorsten van Elten

What's it like to exhibit at London's premier design show? Thorsten van Elten's daily diary of life behind the scenes at designjunction...

BY THORSTEN VAN ELTEN

DAY FOUR
You know I don't usually like to draw attention to myself but I was the talk of the ground floor today. A picture frame which was perched on a shelf above a table full of glass and ceramics suddenly came crashing down and smashed on the floor with an almighty bang. I have never seen so many people rush towards my stand for the wrong reason. It all sounded a lot worse than it was though and everything was back to normal soon afterwards. On a positive note, my floor never looked so clean! It may not have helped the hangover I had from the night before but I was certainly wide awake after that...
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WE SAY: Aah, the sound of breaking glass, every shopkeeper's nightmare. We prefer the sound of clinking glass(es) ourselves!

Portrait by Barbara Chandler   barbarachandler.co.uk