home: event [ narrative tile making ]

home: event [ narrative tile making ]

Join artist & designer Yinka Ilori at the Design Museum for a tile making and decoration workshop.

Ilori’s work draws on both his London upbringing and Nigerian heritage and is often influenced by traditional Nigerian parables. Following an introduction to story-telling through design from Yinka, participants will create narrative tiles using fabric, paint and colour, drawing on motifs from Dutch wax prints for inspiration

Tickets are available from designmuseum.org

April 13th / 10:00 – 16:30

[ £90 ]

home: event [ talk at Heals ]

home: event [ talk at Heals ]

If you’ve ever purused the Instagram feed of Mad About The House (aka Kate Watson-Smyth) you’ll know she has incredible style, ability to create wonderful interiors and her home is drool worthy.

So it’s a definite date for the diary, snap up tickets, for her talk at Heals, London, on Thursday May 24th. And for the affordable ticket price of just £20 you even get a copy of her book!

Book now!

They say ;

Join Kate Watson-Smyth, founder of the blog ‘Mad About The House’, for a talk that will change the way you look at your home.

Drawing on a wealth of experience, Kate, interiors expert and founder of the blog ‘Mad About The House’, will share tips and top hacks on doing up and styling every home, whatever your style and budget.

A copy of Kate’s new book ‘Mad About The House: How to decorate your home with style’ (Pavilion Books, RRP £20) is included in the ticket price.

home: event [ Lumitrix ]

home: event [ Lumitrix ]

Head to the Hoxton, Holborn this February for an evening of discussion on Exploring Interior Design and Technology. Explore how we use technology in our homes and how we are inspired by what is available through online platforms.

‘Interior design has become more accessible ever since made.com revolutionised the way we buy furniture, Pinterest made everyone a creative director, and interior bloggers made DIY look easy. Online photography destination Lumitrix is bringing in a panel of industry leaders and design gurus to explore how technology is being used to cater to the masses and to uncover what online brands are essential for furnishing a new home

Feb 28th [ 18:30 – 20:30 ]

Tickets cost £5 – £7

thehoxton.com

home: event [ Designers At Home with OneFineStay ] 

home: event [ Designers At Home with OneFineStay ] 

 A definite date for the diary with a chance to hear from interiors experts, network and ask all the right questions amongst design experts. Book in for the event to be inspired plus enjoy refreshments, goodies and prizes! 

Date : Mon 26 June 2017 // 18:45 – 20:30

At : onefinestay 

300 St John St London EC1V 4PA

They say: Layerhome.com has teamed up with luxury home-rental destination onefinestay for this inspiring panel event, inviting three design greats to share the stories behind their established careers and offer a personal look at the designs of their own homes.

With a penchant for the avant garde and an eclectic trademark style, you’ll meet interior designer Shaun Clarkson who has led the way in the interiors industry for over twenty years. Secondly, Layer is delighted to welcome Harvard educated Dara Huang to the panel, the creative force behind international, award-winning architecture and design practice, Design Haus Liberty. Finally, hear from commodities trader turned luxury interior designer Rachel Laxer who will bring a fascinating insight into the value of investing in antiques that she applies to her loyal clientele from Silicon Valley, New York and London.

Join Layer, onefinestay and the panellists for an evening of design inspiration, sickeningly beautiful home images, stimulating discussions and a good glass of wine.

6.45pm Lovely people start arriving (and drinks are served)

7.15pm Formal chit chat starts

8pm Questions from the bright and the beautiful (aka audience members)

8.30pm End of the organised part of the evening

WHAT TO EXPECT

More than an hour of inspiring career talk

Shoulder-rubbing with fellow design-lovers

Time spent in the beautiful onefinestay offices

Prizes and treats

A glass of wine

home: event [ Heals ]

home: event [ Heals ]

One event not to be missed in April is the MADE IN LONDON launch party at Heals. Their modern craft market showcases the city’s craft community woth drop-in workshops and demonstrations.

With exhibits including 19th century loom weaving, soap cutting workshop, pottery painting, chair caning, furniture upholstery as well as a chance to meet with the makers there is lots to see and do and the best thing it’s free.

April 20th [ 18:00 – 21:00 ]

Heals

Tottenham Court Road

Heals.com 

home: event [ mid century and more ]

home: event [ mid century and more ]

This evening event is perfect for Mid Century Lovers looking for advice and inspiration for decorating the home. Hannah Russell, co-founder and CEO of LayerHome; John Cluroe and Russell Whithehead, the couple behind design blog 2 Lovely Gays; and Emma Morely, founder of Trifle Creative will be at the Hoxton Hotel, Holborn to chat practical ways to bring stylish preloved design influences into your home, plus the next big trends and designers to look out for.

This talk is free and tickets available from Eventbrite.co.uk or Hoxtown.com

July 26th 2016 / 6.30pm