DIY, Design and More: Join Us at HGTV Magazine’s 3rd Annual Blogger Block Party


Calling all design-lovers, DIYers, makers and more! HGTV Magazine is hosting their 3rd Annual Blogger Block Party, here in NYC on August 22nd, and this full-day event is set to engage a coveted influential audience of designers, lifestyle bloggers and style savvy consumers who turn to HGTV magazine for all things creative.

With live demos and access to highly talented creatives, last year’s event was incredibly impressive, drawing over 500 attendees and generating over 5 million social impressions!  Check out the line-up of dedicated speakers below, including Emily Henderson, Genevieve Gorder, Sherry & John Petersik of Young House Love, Rachel Faucett of Handmade Charlotte and Emily Bidwell from Etsy.


HGTV Magazine Blogger Block Party || August 22, 2016, 12-8pm || 404 Studios || 404 10th Avenue, NYC

Make sure to RSVP here. I look forward to seeing you at the event and please note that it’s open to ages 18+, so grab a sitter if needed to fully enjoy a day of design inspiration!


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HGTV Magazine Blogger Block Party

It’s no secret that we love a great project.  Reinventing, Upcycling, crafting, and sewing make me happy.  And my husband, a builder, brings incredibly creative design ideas into our home.  I rarely have the chance to learn from the experts, so when an opportunity to work with HGTV Magazine at their second annual Blogger Block Party, came my way, naturally I said YES!

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The event took place here in NYC at the beautifully white-washed 404 event space, transformed into a Kaleidoscope of colors.  DIY-inspiration was found everywhere, from rainbow color painted steps to creative events and demonstrations.

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Highlights included meeting lifestyle expert, Laurie March.  She even took out her propane torch to create a beautiful finish on wood during her DIY art presentation as seen in the DIY Network Blog Cabin.

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We also had the chance to chat with TV Host and licensed contractor Jason Cameron.  In collaboration with Wagner – he made easy paint fixes appear to be a breeze.

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Other engaging demonstrations included:

  • Editor vs. Blogger Flea Market Flips Challenge featuring Brooklyn Craft Company’s Brett Bara and HGTV Magazine’s Lifestyle Editor Jodi Kahn, presented by Benjamin Moore
  • Upcycle & You with green lifestyle expert Danny Seo, presented by Wilsonart
  • Designer Downloads with designer Danielle Colding, presented by Stanton Carpet
  • Design Trends for 2016 with designer Genevieve Gorder

We checked out other fun interactive events, including:

Terrarium making with Delta.

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A Paint Party with Benjamin Moore and so much more!

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I’m ready to make something new!

This is a sponsored story. Thank you for reading.  Some images via HGTV Magazine.