This September, Seven Dials will celebrate the area’s wealth of art, design and creativity with a host of activities from over 30 brands, from masterclasses and workshops to exclusive exhibitions and bespoke illustrations.
Award-winning innovative hub, Carousel will be holding workshops on the 1st and 2nd of September at their Short Gardens space, offering masterclasses in floristry, pom-pom making and aromatherapy candle-making. The vibrant and diverse hub will also play home to revolving eye-catching exhibitions throughout September. Tickets are from £10, bookable at carousel-london.com.
The latest brand to open in Seven Dials is Away. This New York-based lifestyle brand that designs thoughtful objects to make travelling more seamless will offer free, custom monogramming on suitcase purchases for their opening weekend on 1st and 2nd September. Visit their store at 9 Earlham Street to see a mural installation by London-based visual artist Jo Hummel-Newell, who will also visit the store for a Q&A in September.
Benefit, known for their bespoke and innovative beauty products is hosting a free make-up artistry masterclass on the 14th of September at their 19 Short Gardens store, using an exclusive, brand-new eyebrow product. Visit the store to book in.
The go-to independent British brand for originality and fun statement jewellery, Tatty Devine will run a customisation workshop in their London flagship at 44 Monmouth Street. The workshop will demonstrate customisation of their bold and distinctive ‘name necklaces’ with the option to add charms and hashtags, all in an array of colours and fonts.
Cooking up a storm, Marcus Wareing’s restaurant, Tredwells is getting creative with their art-inspired cocktails and set menu and will also host a food photography workshop with a top influencer providing the skills to get that perfect Instagram shot.
Be sure to head to Italian footwear brand Superga at 53 Neal Street as all customers will be offered free personalisation with every purchase of their cult sneakers. Choose from your initials, favourite band or pet name and with variety of colours and signature styles from which to choose.
Skincare and fragrance brand Fresh at 17 Monmouth Street will host a one-day event with their in-house illustrator personalising complimentary gift boxes and fragrance labels, all with a free glass of bubbly. They will also have Fresh Alchemists on hand at their Sensorial Bar to build your perfect, bespoke fragrance.
Famed for their premium loafers, Duke & Dexter will hold an in-store workshop by their in-house illustrator Morgan Seaford celebrating the craftsmanship behind each shoe from design to final product. An exclusive competition will also be launched to win a pair of bespoke, hand painted Duke & Dexters in celebration of Art Month.
Laura Lee Jewellery will be hosting an in-store hand-engraving session on 22nd September, while couture perfumer, Miller Harris is also providing personalisation with their bespoke fragrance matching event. Satisfy your sweet tooth at Rococo Chocolates with their in-store tasting event, sampling a selection of their multi-award winning fresh truffles, caramels and ganache and you can get your nail art sorted for the month at Skinny Dip’s Nail Club bar on Neal Street.
At the heart of the Nixon store at 31 Neal Street is the Custom Workshop Experience: A unique opportunity to create your own one-of-a-kind Nixon time-piece from the ground up.
Throughout Seven Dials, London WC2H 9HD
1-30 September 2018
Visit sevendials.co.uk for the full lineup and to book places.