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Wagumi launches ‘The Art of Repair’ workshops for this year’s London Craft Week.

August 26, 2020

This October wagumi will be launching their very own kintsugi and incense-making workshops for London Craft Week. From the 2 – 4 October come and visit wagumi right here at Oxo Tower Wharf  to learn some of Japans oldest traditional art-forms. What is kintsugi? Kintsugi is the Japanese art of repairing broken pottery by mending…

How OXO Tower Restaurant has helped feed their local community

July 24, 2020

When OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brassiere reopened its doors on July 15 it would be natural to assume that until recently their kitchens had been silent and their staff sitting at home. But this is far from the truth. The restaurant has spent the past couple of months in full swing, helping feed their…

Oxo Tower Wharf is reopening

July 13, 2020

We are slowly, safely and securely reopening our doors back up to the public. With both Caffè Nero and many of our designer-makers now back in action, as well as OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brasserie reopening next Wednesday, now is the perfect time to plan a trip to come visit us over the weekend….

Black Lives Matter: Our commitment

July 8, 2020

Oxo Tower Wharf is owned and managed by Coin Street, a social enterprise that aims to make London’s South Bank a great place to live, work in, and visit. This is our commitment: To our Black staff, volunteers and communities. We recognise your anguish, pain, and turmoil as well as the systemic disadvantages you have…

The Future of Craft Selects: Deadline Extended

January 15, 2020

  Deadline extended to 5pm Monday 17 February! The Future of Craft is excited to announce a new feature for 2020, supporting new and emerging talent during London Craft Week. The Future of Craft is a ground-breaking partnership led by Oxo Tower Wharf, in collaboration with Design-Nation and Future Icons. A destination hub for London…

2019 Round Up

January 2, 2020

Some of our highlights and favourite moments from the past year: A COLOURFUL START TO THE YEAR To inject some colour into our iconic building, we commissioned Brighton based artist and designer Lois O’Hara. The brief was to create something to encourage people to explore the first floor and discover the shops and studios and…

OXO GIFT GUIDE: KIDS

December 17, 2019

With many of our shops open until Christmas Eve it’s not to late to finish off (or begin) your Christmas shopping with us! Oxo Tower Wharf is home to designer-maker studios and small brands’ shops and showrooms, many with the perfect pressie that you just haven’t discovered yet. From plush soft toys to  beautiful homewares…

Oxo Gift Guide: Treats under £50

December 9, 2019

This Christmas we’re encouraging you to stay curious and shop small. Oxo Tower Wharf is home to over 25 designer-maker shops and studios where you can meet the people behind the brands and shop in a calm environment overlooking the beautiful River Thames. Buying independent doesn’t always have to be expensive. Here’s our gift guide…

Q&A with Hiffy Ulrich – The London Illustration Fair 2019

November 25, 2019

In anticipation for The London Illustration Fair 2019  at Bargehouse this weekend, we ask one of the exhibitors – Hiffy Ulrich some questions and find out what’s new in the world of Hiffy. Hiffy is an Illustrator and Designer, working with a variety of mediums such as print making and sewing. We love Hiffy’s playful,…

Oxo Tower Wharf lights up London – with a twist!

November 3, 2019

The famous O X O lights of Oxo Tower Wharf are once again lighting up the London skyline following a major refurbishment project. The well-known red neon lights of this riverside iconic building have been replaced by sustainable LEDs. Not only can Londoners and visitors see the O X O lights shine red again, but…