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Community Hub
9:00
45
 mins
Day One

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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The EXTRA Stage
9:25
5
 mins
Day One

Welcome from The EXTRA Stage host Daniella Dawkins

Join the SEW FLIPPING EXTRA Dani Dawks (@isitdanidawks) as she introduces our EXTRA Stage, which shines a spotlight on the unique and exciting individuals and innovators bring extra sparkle to your lifestyle. With Dani’s welcome, you’ll learn about her upcycling journey (and how to take yours to the next level!) and what can you can expect for the next two days of EXTRA vibes!

Ask An Expert
9:30
30
 mins
Day One

Cleaning 101

This one’s for everyone who wants to vamp up their cleaning routine! We’ve gathered our experts to bestow their absolute top tips on keeping our homes clean and tidy! Join us if you’re a complete cleaning beginner, a savvy cleaning expert, or if you just want to add a couple new tips and tricks to your sparkle database!

Main Stage
9:30
5
 mins
Day One

Welcome from Main Stage Host Georgina Burnett

Hosting the Main Stage is BBC and ITV presenter, property and DIY interiors vlogger, writer and property developer, Georgina Burnett. Georgina is a regular DIY and upcycling expert on ITV’s “This Morning”, off the back of her popular vlog “The Home Genie”. Forget formal interviews, Georgina is ready to deep-dive into our speakers’ lives and expertise to ensure you can come away from each talk feeling inspired – and hopefully, having learnt something new.

The EXTRA Stage
9:30
30
 mins
Day One

Clean & Pace with Kara

Hear the heartwarming story of a mum conquering fibromyalgia and mental health hurdles with a splash of pink and the magic of burlesque. Join Kara as she introduces the friendly "Clean & Pace Method" to bring joy and balance into your home and life.

Main Stage
9:35
10
 mins
Day One

And Breathe…

Be in The Know about the transformative effects of Sophrology and the power of breath in this morning 10-minute session. Learn techniques to overcome event anxiety and find serenity during your time at the show. Explore how mindful breathing can alleviate nervousness, promote focus, and create a sense of calm, empowering you to navigate events, homemaking and everyday tasks with confidence. Proudly sponsored by The Know.

Main Stage
9:45
30
 mins
Day One

At Home with Emily Norris: Inspiring Tips and Tricks for Household Bliss

Join renowned YouTuber Emily Norris in an engaging session as she shares her expertise on creating a harmonious home. Discover her practical tips, organisation hacks, and family-friendly ideas that will transform your living space. Get inspired to embrace a joyful and well-organised home with Emily's delightful insights.

Community Hub
9:45
45
 mins
Day One

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Demo Stage
9:55
5
 mins
Day One

Welcome from Host

The Demo Stage is hosted by Richard Pearson who is a professional cleaner, TV presenter and business owner, with over a decade of experience owning and operating his own cleaning business based in the North West of the UK. Richard's success in the cleaning industry has led to further opportunities and success in the media, with a large following on social media and ongoing position as co-presenter on hit Channel 5 TV Show Filthy House SOS.

Demo Stage
10:00
20
 mins
Day One

Unlocking Sustainable Style: Revamp Your Wardrobe with Purpose

Learn the art of conscious consumption by shopping your closet, mastering layering techniques, and embracing the philosophy of not saving items for special occasions. Join us to cultivate an eco-friendly and versatile approach to fashion that resonates with both your style and values

Ask An Expert
10:00
30
 mins
Day One

How to stop procrastinating

If you’re avoiding or delaying important tasks, don’t worry, you’re not alone – we’re all prone to procrastination and there’s no shame in it. But how to shift the habit? Juliet Landau-Pope shares expert tips to kickstart you into action and help you improve focus and motivation in order to get things done.

The EXTRA Stage
10:15
30
 mins
Day One

Find your joy!

Meet our resident joyologist, Donna Easton, as she teaches us all how to find our joy! Although our sources of happiness are different for everyone, they are all equally important. Sometimes it can be hard to find the time or the means to do what brings us joy, and sometimes it escapes us altogether – but Donna’s here to help you get back to basics and bring joy into your life!

Ask An Expert
10:30
30
 mins
Day One

Kitchen Cleaning Checklist

The kitchen is the heart of the home – right? Anyone who works in a kitchen must adhere to strict health and safety guidelines and learn the correct hygiene protocols – and we think YOU should have access to the same sort of knowledge as well. With regular maintenance and a little advice, your kitchen will be looking 5-star in no time. Discover where best to start, what order to clean it in, and our top tips for keeping on top of the workload.

Main Stage
10:30
30
 mins
Day One

Nurturing Healthy Relationships: Effective Communication in Homemaking

Join this session for invaluable insights on managing relationships within homemaking. Learn essential communication techniques to foster understanding and address challenges effectively. Explore strategies to recognize when something isn't working and navigate necessary adjustments, promoting harmony and fulfilment within your household.

Demo Stage
10:30
20
 mins
Day One

Crystal Clarity and Elemental Blessings: Energy, Protection, and Connection for your home

Discover how to cleanse and protect the energy of your home using the magic of crystals. Learn to harmonise with the elements, summon angelic guidance, and deepen your spiritual practice.

Community Hub
10:30
45
 mins
Day One

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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The EXTRA Stage
11:00
30
 mins
Day One

The Life-Changing Power of Sophrology

Discover a wellbeing practice that combines breathing, gentle movement, meditation, visualisation, and relaxation with Sophrology! The wonderful Dominique Antiglio, Founder of BeSophro, will provide you with a deep understanding of this innovative wellbeing practice designed to balance your body and mind through the nervous system.

Ask An Expert
11:00
30
 mins
Day One

Creating Identity-Based Homes

Explore the concept of identity-based homes in this session, delving into how you can shape your living spaces to mirror your values and passions. Gain practical tips to be able to create a home that is true to you.

Demo Stage
11:00
20
 mins
Day One

Transforming Kitchen Chaos into Calm: Engaging Kids at Every Mealtime Stage

Discover effective strategies to engage children in mealtime activities, spanning from planning and prepping to cooking and cleaning. This guide emphasises the importance of integrating fine and gross motor skill development into the culinary learning experience for kids. Explore the journey from kitchen chaos to a tranquil culinary haven, all while fostering valuable life skills and knowledge along the way.

Main Stage
11:15
30
 mins
Day One

Exploring the Menstrual Cycle, Perimenopause, and Menopause: Navigating Homemaking and Emotional Wellbeing

Ladies – do you know your cycle? Understand the impact of the menstrual cycle, perimenopause and menopause and how it will alter your relationship to homemaking, as well as our emotional connection to personal belongings. Discover strategies to manage physical and emotional changes, while maintaining an organised home, and cultivating self-compassion during these transformative life stages.

Community Hub
11:15
45
 mins
Day One

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Ask An Expert
11:30
30
 mins
Day One

Clean your bathroom: a step by step guide

Cleaning the bathroom is one of the most essential – but complicated - rooms to tackle. It feels like everything needs a different product! With this session you’ll learn where the best place is to start, what order to take it in, and the top tips in the business!

Demo Stage
11:30
20
 mins
Day One

Sew Flippin’ Extra

Think you need to be able to sew to upcycle or alter your clothes? Think again! Master Upcycler, Sustainable Influencer and Vibe Checker Dani Dawkins is sew excited to share her tips and tricks for upgrading your t-shirt into the garment of your dreams – without a new stitch in sight! Revamp your attitude – and style – in this exclusive Demo stage session, as you can say goodbye to fast-fashion and hello to fast-upcycling!

The EXTRA Stage
11:45
30
 mins
Day One

How to Stop Procrastinating and Get Things Done

If you’re avoiding or delaying important tasks, don’t worry, you’re not alone – we’re all prone to procrastination and there’s no shame in it. But how to shift the habit? Juliet Landau-Pope shares expert tips to kickstart you into action and help you improve focus and motivation in order to get things done.

Main Stage
12:00
30
 mins
Day One

Beyond the Shine: Discovering the Magic of Professional Cleaning

In this inspiring session, our esteemed speakers, both proud professional cleaners, share their stories and insights on the importance of hiring cleaning services. Discover the value they bring to homes and businesses, the impact on wellbeing, and how outsourcing cleaning can save time to create a clean, healthy, and stress-free environment.

Demo Stage
12:00
20
 mins
Day One

Hack your Home with Emily Norris

Emily share some of her favourite home hacks that are simple, innovative solutions to common challenges. Discover clever shortcuts and simple solutions to make life at home easier, often save you money and leaving you with more time for the things you love, even if that means more home hacks!

Community Hub
12:00
45
 mins
Day One

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Ask An Expert
12:00
30
 mins
Day One

Unpacking Hidden Grief

Discover how our possessions can become vessels for memories, identities, and emotions, and why it's crucial to acknowledge the depth of these connections. Understand how acknowledging hidden grief and intentionally letting go of items can lead to personal growth, emotional liberation, and healthier, more intentional relationships with the things that surround you.

Ask An Expert
12:30
30
 mins
Day One

Make your own cleaning products

The cost of cleaning gadgets and products for different rooms and appliances can really rack up, so one super effective way of being budget-friendly is by creating your own homemade products! Discover why making your own can be beneficial to you, the risks that you must consider and best of all, the methods behind the creations!

The EXTRA Stage
12:30
30
 mins
Day One

Rightsizing Your Home: A Guide to Finding the Perfect Fit for Your Lifestyle

Explore the art of rightsizing your home with practical insights and strategies to create a home that supports you as you move through the different stages of your life – from moving in together to starting a family, becoming empty nesters, and downsizing. Master KonMari Consultant Sue helps her clients rightsize their homes to make space and time for the things they love.

Main Stage
12:45
30
 mins
Day One

The Juggle: Navigating the Ever-Changing Mental Load of Parenthood

Dive into an insightful session exploring the mental load of parenthood and how the concept of home evolves with each stage of your children's lives. Discover practical strategies to manage the challenges, find balance, and redefine what "home" means as you embrace the beautiful chaos of raising children.

Demo Stage
13:00
20
 mins
Day One

Christmas Meal Preparation

Get ready for a stress-free holiday season with our Christmas Meal Prep session! Claire will guide you through smart planning, prepping, and organising your festive feast. Learn make-ahead recipes, efficient cooking techniques, and tips to save time without compromising on taste. Embrace the joy of Christmas without being tied to the kitchen – it’s never too early to get prepared!

Community Hub
13:00
120
 mins
Day One

Perimenopause Hug

A chance to meet other women in perimenopause, see that you're not alone and have a hug! We all know that together we are stronger supported. Join this informal meetup, you will be HEARD whatever your perimenopause symptoms. You'll be among like-minded women, and whether you laugh or cry, you won't be judged, rather you'll be lifted up!

Ask An Expert
13:00
30
 mins
Day One

A Journey to Paperwork Happy with Fyio

How do you keep your paperwork? In a big old filing cabinet? Thrown in a cupboard somewhere? Or maybe scattered on your phone? Paperwork can be a huge headache – but after you join the APDO team this session, it never has to be again! Learn to appreciate the value that comes with paperwork, the best safe space around to store your private documents, and most importantly, find out how fyio can help you.

The EXTRA Stage
13:15
30
 mins
Day One

Loneliness, friendship, community and you

Join this powerful session on battling loneliness whilst embracing your authentic self. Find out about Holly’s journey to setting up The London Lonely Girls Club and explore strategies to overcome social isolation, connect with others, and cultivate genuine relationships. Discover the transformative power of being true to yourself and forging meaningful connections in a supportive community.

Ask An Expert
13:30
30
 mins
Day One

Make your floors sparkle

We all love a bit of sparkle in our day, and the best place to find it is beneath our feet! Learn our best tips for the different materials you’ll encounter, the methods you should use, and the products that’ll bring out the greatest shine!

Main Stage
13:30
30
 mins
Day One

Empowering Mental Health Support: Breaking Stigma, Fostering Resilience, and Seeking Help

Join us in this crucial session where we delve into supporting ourselves and others going through mental health challenges. Discover the importance of seeking professional help, not only in times of crisis but as an essential aspect of overall wellbeing. Gain valuable insights into working with clients in crisis and dangerous situations, fostering empathy, and creating a supportive environment that encourages seeking support at any stage of the mental health journey.

Demo Stage
13:30
20
 mins
Day One

Organising by Repurposing

Times are tough at the moment for all of us but that shouldn’t stop you from getting organised at home. Let Helena and Victoria share some ideas on how, by using household items or items you may already have, you can still get that organised home you deserve.

Demo Stage
14:00
20
 mins
Day One

Speed up drying and save on energy!

Discover how the new range from Minky can help save energy and costs when drying laundry. Learn how to convert any standard 3 tier airer into a heated airer and how the arms on the new SureDri 4 Tier Heated Airer provides optimised heat flow. Join Minky ambassador and Shine Squad member Kara Southall for this exclusive and impressive demo!

Ask An Expert
14:00
30
 mins
Day One

Home Organisation Maintenance

The best intentions don’t always necessarily lead to the he best results – in this session, it’s time to learn how to maintain a home after it has been organised! It can be tricky replacing old habits, particularly when life gets busy and we can let our home organisation slip. This session is designed to help you keep your organisation resolutions, as well as arm you with helpful ways to keep yourself on track, and your home clean.

Main Stage
14:15
30
 mins
Day One

Everyone deserves to feel clean!

With the cost-of-living crisis coming into full force and energy prices soaring as we head into winter, maintaining the wellbeing of the home - and ourselves - comes with even more challenges. Join our incredible speakers, CEO and Founder, of charity The Hygiene Bank to find out what you can do to support your community or get the help you need.

Ask An Expert
14:30
30
 mins
Day One

How to remove limescale

We all hate how limescale builds up, but why does it? And more importantly - how can we get rid of it? This is the session to learn, from the cleaning scientists themselves, exactly what limescale is, the products that will treat it properly, and how you can prevent it.

The EXTRA Stage
14:30
30
 mins
Day One

Unleash Your Home's Potential: Elevate Success through Reframing, Body Doubling, Stacking, and Beyond

Discover the power of shifting your perspective. Join our session introducing the art of transforming daily chores into revitalising self care rituals. Dive into debunking the belief that personal motivation is essential to success by unveiling the game changing body doubling technique. Discover the mastery of task stacking to boost productivity and increase efficiency, creating a tailored home environment that supports your unique needs

Demo Stage
14:30
20
 mins
Day One

Wardrobe Revival: Upcycling with Colour Dyes

Revive your old wardrobe and unleash your inner creativity with our exciting demonstration on upcycling using colour dyes! Join Alex from Adaptbyali in this hands-on session where we'll show you how to breathe new life into your worn-out clothes, infusing them with vibrant colours and revamping your style without breaking the bank. Say hello to a new wardrobe without buying into fast fashion!

Main Stage
15:00
30
 mins
Day One

Wardrobe Therapy

Have you got too many clothes in your wardrobe? Can’t seem to find the right thing to wear? Are you having trouble saying goodbye to items you’ve outgrown? Are you unsure of how to repurpose your old clothes? Do you know how to best maximise your clothes wearability? The wardrobe is a massive part of your living space, and our panel is here to tell you how an organised and ethical wardrobe can lead to a happier home. Discover how get the best out of your clothes, how to revamp the items you already own, how to be more sustainable in your purchases, and how to finetune your wardrobe for a cleaner and tidier lifestyle.

Demo Stage
15:00
20
 mins
Day One

Folding with Gratitude

Discover the transformative technique of KonMari Method folding. Learn to maximise space and efficiencies whilst maintaining an organised lifestyle. From clothes to linens, appreciate the items that spark joy and enhance efficiency in your everyday routine. Embrace the joy of tidying up with gratitude!

Community Hub
15:00
45
 mins
Day One

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Ask An Expert
15:00
30
 mins
Day One

Organisation for those of us who are Neurodiverse

Everyone has a different attitude to organising: a method that works perfectly for one person may seem completely nonsensical to another. For those of us who are neurodiverse, resources for support with home organisation can be limited and hard to find. But not for long! APDO are determined to ensure that this is no longer the case, and provide tips, support and aid that ensure everyone within the population can find a route to organising that works for them.

The EXTRA Stage
15:15
30
 mins
Day One

Interiors Therapy

Suzanne Roynon, the award-winning author of bestselling ‘Welcome Home, How Stuff Makes or Breaks your Relationship’, will be sharing her expertise on Interiors Therapy in this exclusive session. As a member of Feng Shui Guild, Suzanne will share how intricate details of your home affect your wellbeing and happiness. Learn how to look differently at the possessions and clutter you keep around you and understand how they may be harming your relationship, health, wealth and success, as well as your happiness and home life.

Ask An Expert
15:30
30
 mins
Day One

How to clean mould and mildew stains

No matter how clean you keep your home, mould and mildew can still find its way in. It’s hard to treat and we know it can be demoralising trying to face it, but we’re here to give you a hand! This session will give you the knowledge on how to clean mould and mildew stains, why you get them, what products do the best job, and how you can prevent getting them in the future.

Demo Stage
15:30
20
 mins
Day One

Solving the unsolvable cleaning problems: Dissolving hair in the machine FUR-REAL & our latest innovation to save time and energy using your tumble dryer.

Cleaning with pets can be a hairy scary nightmare. Learn the science behind Vamoosh Pet Hair Dissolver, showing how it dissolves pet (and human) hair in the washing machine. Also introducing Cares Laboratory’s latest innovation Boss it: Rapid Dryer Ball! Learn about the brains behind the ball and see your dryer bill tumble.

Main Stage
15:45
30
 mins
Day One

Shine Squad Stories: Inspiring a Clean & Tidy Community

4 members of the Shine Squad share their personal journeys and experiences in building a clean and tidy community amidst the world of Instagram reality. Discover who inspires them, their unique approaches to content creation, and the compelling stories of how and why they embarked on their journeys.

The EXTRA Stage
16:00
30
 mins
Day One

Body Confidence

Mervyn Reid-Nelson is here to help us learn to love ourselves inside and out! A Body Confidence Photographer who aims to help us all overcome the resentments we hold for our own bodies and embrace our individuality, this session is all about making a home out of the skin we live in.

Ask An Expert
16:00
30
 mins
Day One

Simplify Your Space: Your organisation toolbox

This session delves into the core principles of effective home organisation. Discover simple techniques rooted in fundamental principles, equipping you with a versatile toolbox applicable to every corner of your home. We'll explore the delicate balance between emotional attachment and practicality, tackle the common clutter conundrum, and unveil the power of categorisation. Learn to view your life holistically, finding your equilibrium between home, work, and life.

Main Stage
16:15
30
 mins
Day One

Unveiling the KonMari Method: Debunking Myths and Exploring its Unique Approach

Join us for an enlightening session as we dispel misconceptions surrounding the KonMari Method. Discover why it goes beyond minimalism as we explore the essence of sparking joy, intentional living, and creating a harmonious home. Gain a deeper understanding of this transformative approach to decluttering and organisation.

Community Hub
9:00
45
 mins
Day Two

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Ask An Expert
9:30
30
 mins
Day Two

To bleach or not to bleach, that is the question!

Is blech the hero or the villain in the modern-day cleaning routine? According to BICSc the answer is clear, and in this Ask the Expert session, the reasons why will be, too. Come along and have all your questions answered, as well as the ones you never thought to ask as you learn the facts of bleach, what it is, why we use it, and where you should absolutely never use it!

Main Stage
9:30
15
 mins
Day Two

Welcome from Main Stage Host Georgina Burnett

Hosting the Main Stage is BBC and ITV presenter, property and DIY interiors vlogger, writer and property developer, Georgina Burnett. Georgina is a regular DIY and upcycling expert on ITV’s This Morning, off the back of her popular vlog The Home Genie. Forget formal interviews, Georgina is ready to deep-dive into our speakers’ lives and expertise to ensure you can come away from each talk feeling inspired – and hopefully, having learnt something new.

The EXTRA Stage
9:40
5
 mins
Day Two

Welcome from The EXTRA Stage host Daniella Dawkins

Join the SEW FLIPPING EXTRA Dani Dawks (@isitdanidawks) as she hosts the second day of our EXTRA Stage. Start with your day with some EXTRA sparkle, as you learn all about what Dani is bringing to each of our sessions and what you can expect to discover!

Main Stage
9:45
30
 mins
Day Two

Unlocking an Organised and Stylish Life: A Session with the Style Sisters

Join the renowned Style Sisters for a captivating session that will empower you to live a life of organisation and style. Discover their expert tips, practical strategies, and creative solutions to declutter, streamline, and beautify your home. Experience the joy and freedom that comes with an organised and stylish space.

The EXTRA Stage
9:45
30
 mins
Day Two

Unmask at home

Continuously suppressing or concealing symptoms can lead to increased stress, mental health difficulties, and challenges in seeking appropriate support and accommodations. Creating an open and supportive environment at home, where individuals feel safe and accepted in expressing their true selves, can promote overall well-being and facilitate effective management of ADHD symptoms.

Demo Stage
9:55
5
 mins
Day Two

Welcome from Host

The Demo Stage is hosted by Richard Pearson who is a professional cleaner, TV presenter and business owner, with over a decade of experience owning and operating his own cleaning business based in the North West of the UK. Richard's success in the cleaning industry has led to further opportunities and success in the media, with a large following on social media and ongoing position as co-presenter on hit Channel 5 TV Show Filthy House SOS.

Demo Stage
10:00
20
 mins
Day Two

Cash from Clutter: Mastering the Art of Successful Selling

Discover the art of turning your clutter into cash! Learn expert tips and tricks for successful selling; from photography to description, pricing to negotiation and the best-selling tools and platforms.

Community Hub
10:00
45
 mins
Day Two

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Ask An Expert
10:00
30
 mins
Day Two

Home organisation - Make a start!

Often the hardest part of organising your home is taking the very first step. Whether it’s because your to-do list is already too long, you’ve already tried to organise your space and it’s still not working, or you simply have no idea how you could further organise your home: in this session, APDO will help you work out how you can make a start. Learn how to motivate yourself, the best way to begin, and top tips for taking control of your home and life. After all, a tidy home is a tidy mind!

Ask An Expert
10:30
30
 mins
Day Two

All you need to know about microfibre cloths

What do you know about microfibre cloths? We think the answer is probably – not enough – which is why in this Ask The Expert session we can’t wait to share with you: • How they work • How best to clean with them • How to clean them! Clean smarter – not harder, in this super simple but super eye-opening session!

Main Stage
10:30
30
 mins
Day Two

Dream Home Blueprint: Designing Spaces that Reflect Your Lifestyle

Embark on a journey to create your dream clean & tidy home! Join us for an inspiring session filled with practical tips, expert advice, and actionable steps that will help you maintain an organised, clutter-free and easy to keep space. Discover how your home can empower and support your aspirations for calm, productivity, and overall well-being.

The EXTRA Stage
10:30
30
 mins
Day Two

Professional Organising with you in mind

Sometimes, we all just need a little help. Sorting your life out is stressful, and just getting started can be the hardest part. A little advice from an expert can go a long way: so join the President of the Association of Professional Declutterers and Organisers and Founder or Sorted! Sian Pelleschi, to learn how to organise with YOU in mind.

Demo Stage
10:30
20
 mins
Day Two

Juggling Life's Demands: Understanding Your Priorities for more Meaningful Living

Learn effective prioritisation techniques and ideas how to curate a meaningful life and home through focusing on what truly matters. One of Katherine's core values is 'Fun', so this will be a light-hearted session with some memorable takeaways to help you juggle life's inevitable ups and downs in future.

Demo Stage
11:00
20
 mins
Day Two

Maximise your productivity with time blocking

Not enough hours in the day? Never finding enough time to get things done? Time blocking is the super system to help you and Monique will show you how in this insightful demo session. Learn how to optimise your schedule, prioritise tasks, and achieve productivity like never before. Discover effective time management techniques and personalised planning strategies to enhance your daily life and reach your goals.

Community Hub
11:00
45
 mins
Day Two

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Ask An Expert
11:00
30
 mins
Day Two

Support A Hoarder You Know

Hoarding is a complex mental disorder that affects 2-6% of British households: impacting the lifestyle not only of the person suffering, but their friends and family as well. In this session, you’ll learn about what hoarding is, the resources that are available to help with people affected and the best practices used to support someone suffering.

Main Stage
11:15
30
 mins
Day Two

Your Home is an investment

Unlock the hidden potential of your home! Join us for a thought-provoking session on the importance of your home and possessions as an investment. Discover the value of conducting a Home MOT (Maintenance, Organisation, and Transformation) to maximise your assets’ worth and create a space that enhances your life and wellbeing.

The EXTRA Stage
11:15
30
 mins
Day Two

Dressing for you is about so much more than your clothes

The way you dress goes beyond how you look – but also governs how you feel. Whether it’s all black everything or Grandma’s hand-me-downs, you deserve to feel like a confident and positive individual, and your attitude towards your wardrobe is a brilliant place to start. Join Sophia Lorimer, sustainable stylist of Fine-Tuned Wardrobe in this EXTRA Stage Session, where she’ll share why dressing for YOU goes further than the clothes you wear, and why it’s important to feel good and have confidence in the way you look.

Ask An Expert
11:30
30
 mins
Day Two

How clean is your loo?

In this session, we’re not going for BOG-STANDARD, we’re aiming for the ‘AS GOOD AS LOO!’ Everyone cleans their toilet differently, but in this session, BICSc will clarify once and for all what is the best, most effective method of cleaning your loo, the best products for the job and how often you should be giving it a scrub. This isn’t just cleaning, this is science!

Demo Stage
11:30
20
 mins
Day Two

Wardrobe Organisation

Join Hester Van Hien from Tidylicious, a Home Declutterer & Organiser, as she shares how to organise your wardrobe, and add a spark of joy to it. During this session, you’ll learn the KonMari® clothes folding technique, developed by Japanese tidying expert Marie Kondo. You’ll also be shown how to arrange the hanging section in your wardrobe, so that it will not just look great, but you can always find what you’re looking for. This session will give you the inspiration and tools to transform your wardrobe into an organised, joyful space. No more stress when getting dressed in the morning! A session not to be missed if you’d like to discover the best way to fold, hang and organise your clothes.

Main Stage
12:00
30
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Day Two

Expect the unexpected – Organise your Life

Safeguard your future and protect your loved ones. Learn the importance of keeping vital documents, like life insurance policies, safe and accessible. Join us to explore the peace of mind that comes from securely sharing these documents with trusted individuals, keeping you prepared for unexpected situations.

The EXTRA Stage
12:00
30
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Day Two

Understanding our individual needs: Community Support for Mental Health

Join us for an eye-opening session as we explore the untold stories behind mental health charity workers. Discover the struggles, challenges, and aspirations of local residents while understanding the significance of diversity and inclusion in the community. Learn why Mind's work is crucial to Ram's journey toward empowerment and well-being at home and beyond for herself and others.

Demo Stage
12:00
20
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Day Two

Noodle Jar Mastery: Elevate Your Lunch Routine!

Join our Noodle Jars session and revolutionise your lunch routine! Discover the art of preparing delicious, healthy, and customisable noodle jars for the entire week. Learn essential layering techniques, time-saving hacks, and various flavour combinations - lunches have never been this easy and delightful!

Community Hub
12:00
45
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Day Two

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Ask An Expert
12:00
30
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Day Two

Organising 101

Whether you’re an organisation newbie or a wannabe-Professional Organiser, this session is for you! Everything you need to know about how to keep your home ship-shape, straight from the experts. From learning how to declutter and let the things of the past go, all the way to when you should take the plunge and invest in storage, plus the entire organisation process, from A-Z – attend this session to understand the Organising 101!

Ask An Expert
12:30
30
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Day Two

Do sustainable cleaners really work?

Have you ventured into the sustainable cleaner world yet? Maybe your sceptical of their effectiveness? Their value for money? This session is the science behind the sustainability products. It can be intimidating entering into a whole new world or products, so we have just the panel for you! You’ll learn what makes them different, whether they’re actually effective, and if it’s worth the switch.

The EXTRA Stage
12:45
30
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Day Two

Embrace Sustainable Living that works for you with Your Environ-Mentor

Many of us want to be more eco-friendly but often the 'busyness' of life gets in the way so join us for an engaging session with Eco-for-All, your personal Environ-Mentor and eco personal shopper. Lyn is on a mission to make sustainable living as easy and affordable as possible. Learn how Lyn's tailored approach empowers you to embrace sustainability at your own pace. Discover eco-friendly alternatives and practical tips that align with your lifestyle, making sustainable choices accessible and affordable.

Main Stage
12:45
30
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Day Two

Your Home is Your Charging Station

Our personal energy is the source of life and therefore a key component of our wellbeing. Are we aware where this energy comes from, what impacts it and what we can do to replenish it? Our physical environment matters more than we think. With awareness, intention and habits, we can transform our homes into sanctuaries where we retreat to recharge.

Demo Stage
13:00
20
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Day Two

Energetic Space Clearing

Join us for an invigorating demo of Energetic Space Clearing. Elevate the positive energy of your home and mindset through practical techniques to revitalise your environment. Find out how to blitz stagnation and welcome good vibes into your harmonious, balanced life. Don't miss this transformative experience!

Community Hub
13:00
45
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Day Two

Connect & Chat

Connect & Chat with old friends or make new ones in a relaxed atmosphere. No set structure, agenda or reservations needed – simply drop in whenever it suits you. Take a seat, have a friendly natter, and enjoy the company!

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Ask An Expert
13:00
30
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Day Two

Elevate Your Space: Mastering Loft Clearing, Organisation and Sustainable Management

Join to learn practical tips for decluttering your loft, discover hacks to keep things in order, and find out how to assist others in their decluttering journeys. Dive into the art of letting go, understand the psychology behind it, and pick up tools for ongoing maintenance.

Ask An Expert
13:30
30
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Day Two

Always read the label!

Do you obey your labels religiously - or are you more go with the flow? Unsurprisingly, there’s a lot that we all need to learn about the cleaning products we use – and how ignoring a label can make your cleaning products completely redundant. With this session, you’ll learn about contact time, shelf life, and PPE. This is the panel for everyone!

The EXTRA Stage
13:30
30
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Day Two

Crafting Voices: Empowering Women through the 'Women & Domesticity' Duster Project

Crafting Voices: Empowering Women through the 'Women & Domesticity' Duster Project Find out about the “Women & Domesticity” duster project, a collaborative arts project in which participants embroider their domestic experiences and perspectives onto yellow dusters, transforming cleaning cloths into voices for women today. Hear how Vanessa uses craft as a tool for empowerment, solidarity, friend-making, positive mental health, and building a women-centred community that challenges the legacy of so-called women’s work.

Demo Stage
13:30
20
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Day Two

Transforming Spaces: The Art of Home Staging

In this session, you'll discover the secrets to creating inviting and market-ready interiors that captivate potential buyers or renters. Learn how strategic design, organisation, and presentation can significantly increase the value of a property while speeding up its sale. Whether you're a homeowner looking to sell, a real estate agent, or simply an enthusiast of interior design, this demonstration will provide you with valuable insights and practical tips to make any space shine. Don't miss this opportunity to elevate your home staging skills and make a lasting impression in the world of real estate.

Main Stage
14:00
30
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Day Two

Clean & Tidy Awards

Join us for the inaugural Clean & Tidy Awards. Experience the joy of recognising and honouring individuals, organisations, and initiatives that epitomise cleanliness, organisation, community, and more. Let's come together to celebrate excellence in all things clean and tidy!

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Demo Stage
14:00
20
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Day Two

Gift wrapping 101

In this demo, founder of sustainable gift wrap brand Curlicue Hema Stewart will demonstrate different wrapping techniques as well as how you can be more sustainable and organised.

The EXTRA Stage
14:15
30
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Day Two

KonMari Onboarding

We all fell in love with the Marie Kondo ethos, and for a lot of us joining KonMari would be a dream come true. If you’ve ever found yourself daydreaming about becoming a KonMari consultant, this session is for you. Natalie Williams is a Marie Kondo enthusiast and qualified KonMari Consultant. Join her and learn the process and the joys of success. She will be sharing how she found her KonMari calling, her process for onboarding clients, and how she ensures that she curates the life they want.

Main Stage
15:00
30
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Day Two

Well-me-oke

Unleash your inner star and join us for a Well-Me-Oke, an unforgettable wellness cabaret show! Sing your heart out during this uplifting session and experience the transformative power of music. Get ready to have a blast and make memories that will last a lifetime!

The EXTRA Stage
15:00
30
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Day Two

Organising for Busy Minds

Do you struggle to get started? Worried you might not finish the job to the perfect standards you have set yourself? Perhaps you have family or friends who need support in their home but they do things a bit differently and you don't know how to help them. Helen understands how neurodiversity and mental health can affect how people care for their homes and offers advice and coping strategies for those affected and their support network. Attend this session to hear how Hoarding Disorder and chronic disorganisation can be tackled with careful, kind and alternative ways of working to make a house full of clutter into a home.