So was Earls Court Boat Show, the upstart, the face of winter shows in London? The jury will probably remain out for another twelve months once we have seen Excel in January and Earls Court have had another, more organised stab at it. Amongst exhibitors the feeling for the show was positive with many already committed to next year.
It's almost here... the catalogues are printed, the books are being delivered, the press packs are written. I'm sure I've forgotten something but what it is? Who knows. At this late hour who cares?
How many people does it take to get the right image for a book jacket? Last Friday saw a fine collaborative on the water in Chichester Harbour to get that perfect image.