Polly Dickens: Craft and Culture at the Conran Shop

Polly Dickens: Craft and Culture at the Conran Shop

Published on Wednesday, September 3, 2008. This article appears in the October/November 2008 issue of American Craft Magazine.

As creative director of the Conran Shop, Polly Dickens brings her love of handcrafted objects from around the world to bear on the products and collections that go into creating the Conran look. In conversation with Iain Aitch, Dickens explains how she finds suppliers and makers and how she brings together designers, makers and manufacturers for fruitful results.