2. Thonet: Guests can participate in a hands-on demonstration of how the Thonet's famous no. 214 chair is made and the process for creating the perfectly curved back structure.
3. Artek: The Artek sponsored cafe is furnished with the staples of this Finnish brand collection and shows just how modern design can go hand in hand with function.
4. Falcon Enamelware: The British enamelware makers has made a huge comeback and released several new colors to freshen up their range of dishes. With shipping to the U.S. recently added, the enamelware trend is sure to cross the pond this year.
5. Bocci: The Vancouver based lighting company featured their hand blown glass 28 pendant. Designed to be featured in clusters the 28 pendants filled the vast warehouse space with their unique beauty.
6. Bethan Gray: Welsh-born Gray showed off her line of carefully crafted tables that now include a leather table top. She is a rising star on England's furniture design scene and has been nominated for an Elle Decoration Design Award for 2012.
7. Content by Conran: It was a celebration of all things British at the Content by Conran booth as they debuted their collaboration with British based Moon fabrics for their upholstered furniture range.
8. Klaus Haapaniemi: Filling one of the best spots in the building was the Finnish inspired textiles of Klaus Haapaniemi. The space featured a bar and acted as a lounge in addition to showcase of the company's folklore and nature based designs.
9. Orla Kiely House: The Irish born, British based designer expanded her home ware collection to include some gorgeous pottery in a modern matte white finish.
(Images: Claire Bock)