07/10/2010 18:03 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Matilda: The Best Of Australian Design

There's a new design force in town. She's Australian and her name is Matilda.

Matilda Australia design store Matilda: The best of Australian design

Launched during the recent London Design Festival 2010, Matilda showcases the talents of 13 of Australia and New Zealand's most exciting product designers, as yet unknown in the UK. Their work covers all media, from wallpaper and fabric, to furniture, lighting and ceramics. And it feels like a breath of fresh air. With the best of the rest of Australia's up and coming talent already clamouring to join Matilda's planned European conquest, get in on the ground floor. Check it all out at and I defy you not to want to buy something immediately.