WOW!House 2022 TALKS

Make the most of your visit with a designer talk or tour, and reserve your place below.

Tickets for the talks are £5, to book tickets CLICK HERE

Tickets to the WOW!house showhouse CLICK HERE

WOW!Talks

Wednesday 8 June, 3pm

DISTINCTIVE INTERIORS

Speakers: Bunny Turner, co-founder of Turner Pocock and Brandon Schubert

Chair: Giles Kime, executive and interiors editor, Country Life

Design Club, Third Floor, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour

Two dynamic decorators talk to Giles Kime about their approach to creating interiors of individuality and style. Discover their secrets on how to combine pattern and colour, furniture, lighting and art to create timeless and comfortable places that you want to live in. Delve into how they curated their richly-layered rooms for WOW!house, and learn what it really takes to make homes different.

Journey into the WOW!house before heading for the talk.

Ticket to talk: £5

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Thursday 9 June, 5pm

MEET THE DESIGNERS: Paolo Moschino and Philip Vergeylen

Speakers: Paolo Moschino and Philip Vergeylen, Paolo Moschino Ltd

Chair: Carole Annett, interiors editor, Country & Town House

Design Club, Third Floor, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour

Get the inside track from an award-winning creative partnership. With an eye for detail, these design alchemists are renowned for layers of rich detail, exquisite lighting, furniture and carefully curated art and objets. Discover how their ideas have been translated into their room for WOW!house, the secret to working together and why interior design is serious fun.

Journey into the WOW!house before heading for the talk.

Ticket to talk: £5

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Wednesday 22 June, 3pm

DESIGNER SECRETS: COLOUR & PATTERN

Speakers: Joanna Plant and Stephanie Barba Mendoza

Chair: Samantha Scott Jeffries, editor, The English Home

Design Club, Third Floor, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour

Clever use of pattern and colour can transform a room: it can create a bold, dramatic space, an inviting corner for quiet reflection, or a cheerful place that lifts the spirits. Get expert advice from two leading interior designers and discover ways to get it right, mixing and matching to create the perfect balance. Delve into how they curated their multi-layered rooms for WOW!house, and get insider tips on how to decorate your home with flair.

Journey into the WOW!house before heading for the talk.

Ticket to talk: £5

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Wednesday 29 June, 11am

A MODERN TAKE ON THE DRAWING ROOM

Speakers: Rui Ribeiro, founder and creative director, Rui Ribeiro Studio and Steve Keeling, founder and director, DKT Artworks

Drawing Room, Rui Ribeiro, WOW!house

Rui and Steve will discuss design and craftsmanship, explaining the process behind the features and finishes produced by DKT Artworks specifically for Rui’s Drawing Room.

This dynamic event will also be a great opportunity for finding out a bit more about the long lasting collaboration between Rui Ribeiro Studio and DKT Artworks in the creation of bespoke features and finishes for interiors.

Journey into the WOW!house before heading for the talk.

Thursday 30 June, 5pm

MEET THE DESIGNERS: Kit Kemp and Minnie Kemp

Speakers: Kit Kemp and Minnie Kemp, Kit Kemp Design Studio

Chair: David Nicholls, deputy editor, House & Garden

Design Club, Third Floor, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour

With a highly individual approach, two acclaimed designers share personal insights and inspiring ideas. Discover the story behind their characterful room at WOW!house that celebrates craft and captures the imagination. Learn how the mother-daughter team work together and why the confident use of colour, pattern and texture can spark joy in a scheme.

Journey into the WOW!house before heading for the talk.

Ticket to talk: £5

CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKET

 

Entry to WOW!house: £20 (students £10) and includes a WOW!wonderbook detailing the designer’s philosophy behind each room scheme.  A portion of each ticket price will be donated to charity partner Centrepoint in aid of ending youth homelessness. CLICK HERE TO BOOK TICKET

DESIGN DISCOVERY TOUR

Monday 6 June – Friday 1 July (excluding weekends)

12.30pm – 1pm

Design Discovery Tour

Concierge Desk, Ground Floor, Centre Dome

Take a trip around the showrooms for an insider’s view of some of the biggest names in the industry, and gain deeper insights into the most talked-about products chosen for the WOW!house.

Free of charge

WOW!house TOURS

Monday 6 June – Friday 1 July (excluding weekends)

2pm

WOW!house Tour

Concierge Desk, Ground Floor, Centre Dome

Take a fascinating journey through the WOW!house and get extra insights into the creativity behind the WOW!rooms with a special guided tour. From concept to reality, get the lowdown on how world-class interior designers achieved some spectacular spaces.

Included with a WOW!house ticket booked for 2pm

THE HEALTH AND WELLBEING OF VISITORS AND SHOWROOM STAFF ARE THE DESIGN CENTRE’S FIRST PRIORITY, AND THERE ARE  MEASURES IN PLACE TO ENSURE A SAFE VISIT. PLEASE REFER TO INDIVIDUAL SHOWROOMS FOR THEIR FOOTFALL POLICY. DESIGN CENTRE, CHELSEA HARBOUR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE THE FORMAT WITHOUT NOTICE AND ACCEPTS NO LIABILITY IF ANY EVENTS ARE VARIED, RELOCATED OR CANCELLED