Deck The Halls Homelovers: an evening of irresistible styling & fabulous festive decor
29th Oct 2022
Join us for a fun and festive evening of decor inspiration and creative insider tips
The twinkle of lights, the smell of fresh foliage, the sparkle of Christmas decorations – what turns a space into a truly gorgeous festive home? We have teamed up with Homesense to bring you an evening of seasonal styling advice filled with fresh, affordable ideas designed to inspire.
From Insta-worthy tablescapes to the joy of decorating with fresh flowers and foliage, discover what your own distinctive seasonal style is with the help of our industry pros. Our experts will share simple tips that will inspire you to explore, experiment and switch up your space, without breaking the bank.
On Wednesday, November 9, we’re partnering with Homesense to host an evening of decor delights with Maria Reidy, Founder of Maria Reidy Events, and Heather Condren, owner of cult Dublin floral studio Flowerpop, hosted by IMAGE Magazine editor Nathalie Marquez Courtney.
Expect bubbles and delicious canapés on arrival at the Homesense Blanchardstown store, followed by expert tips from Maria designed to help elevate your dining table for your next gathering and a fun flower arranging workshop with Heather, after which you will leave with a head full of inspiration and gorgeous festive goodie bag to help you get your seasonal homeware shopping started.
WHEN & WHERE
When: Wednesday, 9th November
Due to popular demand, we will be hosting two sessions. Please register for your preferred time slot.
First Session: 5:30 – 7:00pm
Second Session: 7:30 – 9:00pm
Where: Homesense, Unit 7 Westend Shopping Park, Snugborough Rd, Blanchardstown, Dublin, D15 RX99
5:30pm – Welcome bubbles & canapés
5:45pm – Festive interior decor & styling tips with Nathalie Marquez Courtney & Maria Reidy
6:00pm – Tablescaping demonstration with Maria Reidy
6:15pm – Flower arrangement workshop with Heather Condren
6:45pm – Q&A, followed by a meet and greet
7:00pm – Event ends
7:30pm – Welcome bubbles & canapés
7:45pm – Festive interior decor & styling tips with Nathalie Marquez Courtney & Maria Reidy
8:00pm – Tablescaping demonstration with Maria Reidy
8:15pm – Flower arrangement workshop with Heather Condren
8:45pm – Q&A, followed by a meet and greet
9:00pm – Event ends
Each attendee will receive a gift bag. The gift bag includes a €25 Homesense voucher, a Christmas decoration and an issue of IMAGE Interiors magazine.
Tickets are €20 per person and all proceeds are donated to Enable Ireland.
Each attendee will enjoy the following:
- Welcome bubbles & canapés
- Festive interior decor & styling tips with Nathalie Marquez Courtney & Maria Reidy
- Tablescaping demonstration with Maria Reidy
- Interactive flower arrangement workshop with Heather Condren where you’ll be able to take home your own creation
- Gift bag which includes a €25 Homesense voucher, a Christmas decoration and an issue of IMAGE Interiors magazine
MEET THE SPEAKERS
Maria Reidy, Founder of Maria Reidy Events
Maria Reidy is a well-known event planner based in Ireland with both Irish and international experience. In 2015, Maria founded Maria Reidy Events, a full-service event management company offering a bespoke service. Her clients include tech giants, luxury brands and a discerning private clientele. Renowned as a market leader her style and designs are sought after.
Heather Condren, Founder of Flowerpop
Flowerpop is an award-winning floral studio in Inchicore, Dublin 8. Founder Heather Condren opened the doors to the studio in the historic Emmet Hall in November 2021. Renowned for their bold blooms and in-house workshops, Flowerpop also offers a gorgeous gift section which champions other small Irish businesses.Think colour and texture, think unusual stems, think POP!
Nathalie Marquez-Courtney, Editor, IMAGE Magazine
Nathalie Marquez Courtney is an award-winning editor and photographer. Currently the Editor of IMAGE Magazine, she has also been editor of its sister title IMAGE Interiors and through these roles has photographed and interviewed some of Ireland’s most inspiring and influential creatives.