Lifestyle & Ideas
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Contemporary furniture defined... More

The Perfect Dining Table

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Make the best out of your living room... More

Calligaris is Life

Italian smart design since 1923...More

The Contemporary Garden

Inspirational furniture for your garden... More

Buying Guide

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Furniture Care

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Italian Lifestyle

Celebrate the Italian Lifestyle and master craftsmen... More

Customer Service
About Us

At Design Icons we are passionate about design and have put together a furniture collection featuring some great Italian brands... More

Free Delivery

Delivery to most parts of the UK is free of charge for orders over £150.00 and larger items are delivered with a two-man crew... More


New Calligaris Manchester store now open ...More

Useful Information

In this part of our site you will find useful information relating to ordering, products and delivery... More

Customer Reviews

At Design Icons we offer a friendly, helpful service and quality products but please don’t take our word for it... More

Contemporary Furniture Showroom

At Design Icons we are delighted to share our passion for Italian modern and contemporary furniture, lighting and styling objects, supported by our excellent reliable service and competitive prices.

Our Calligaris store in the centre of Manchester, near to the Arndale Shopping Centre is now open! In our large showroom you can view our fantastic range of contemporary Italian sofas, dining, lounge, and bedroom furniture and accessories.

Visitors to our showroom can also benefit from our free in-house design service where our interior design team can help you make the most of your space and tailor a scheme to fit your requirements. You can also browse finishes, leather or fabric samples and our friendly staff can show you our new interactive design tool to configure your furniture and choice of materials. If you would like to arrange an appointment with one of our in-house interior designers please contact us to arrange a convenient time to visit.  Our showroom is open from 9.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday, and until 7pm on a Thursday and from 10am to 5.30pm on a Saturday and 11am to 4pm on a Sunday.

Calligaris Store Manchester
2 New George Street, Manchester, M4 4AE