The Light Yard and Gwyn Carless Designs were amongst hundreds of the North’s leading designers, architects and retailers assembled to have their achievements marked at the thirteenth annual Northern Design Awards at Liverpool’s Titanic Hotel on Friday 30th October.

The Alchemist Grande Table Lamp which forms the centrepiece of its new collection of vintage and retro indoor lighting was nominated a finalist in this years prestigious Product Design Category.

The evening’s hosts, Red or Dead founder Wayne Hemingway, Event Director, Shelley Bond, and Channel 4 presenter, George Clarke, all spoke rousingly about the importance of promoting exciting design and architectural projects north of the Watford Gap.

“I am thrilled to be a part of such an exciting event which celebrates the very brightest Northern design businesses,” Wayne Hemingway commented.