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d*s book tour: san diego event details!

by Grace Bonney

We are so excited to head back to the West Coast for another event in California! I’ve never been to San Diego, so I’m excited to fly out for a craft event and book party at West Elm. If you’re in the area and want to join us for some craftyness and lots of book fun (including Smilebooth photos!), I hope you’ll come hang out! The RSVP details are below . . . see you in November! xo, grace

West Elm is hosting a huge sweepstakes with us! Enter here for a chance to win a $2,000 shopping spree and trip to NYC to shop with me and the D*S team!

Event: Crafting Event/Signing/Party at West Elm
Date: Thursday, November 10th, 2011
Time: 6:00–8:30pm (6:00–7:00 craft workshop/7:00–8:30 party, open to the public)
Location: West Elm (Mission Valley West, 5080 Mission Center Road, San Diego, CA 92108)

Craft Workshop: I will be demonstrating a project from the book using freezer paper to customize your own cloth-based products. Then we’ll all make them together!
Craft Fee: $45 per person (This includes all of your craft supplies and a signed copy of Design*Sponge at Home!)
RSVP: This crafting class is limited to 25 people, so please RSVP here soon if you’d like to attend.

Book Signing + Party: 7–8:30pm
Details: After the craft event, we’ll celebrate the book launch with a party (drinks + treats will be served) and book signing. We’ll also be supporting a great local arts charity, Rare Hare Studio. Local artist Heather Balliet of Amorology will be creating a custom backdrop against which you can take photos (thanks to Smilebooth) with your friends!
RSVP: RSVP recommended, just click “I’m going” on West Elm’s event page for San Diego

*Illustration by Julia Rothman

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  • YAY! I was so bummed when I thought I wasn’t going to get see you on the book tour – everyone skips by SD because LA is “so close”. Can’t wait!

  • Wow, there’s already a wait list? But I’ve had this on my calendar for months! Hopefully I can come for “craft time”. Either way I’ll be there to get my book signed and hang out!

    • liz

      i’m afraid all the craft events tend to sell out same-day because they only hold 25-30 spots. but the main event/party is wide open :)


  • I thought there was a signing for San Diego on Nov 11th? If not then I’m so bummed because I won’t be able to return from a business trip in time to make it to the Nov 10th session. :(