Need a little festive home inspiration in advance of Christmas day? Perhaps you’re looking to wow your friends and family with not only a delicious roast turkey, but with your dazzling festive decor. Whether it’s gift ideas you need, interiors insight or some simple ‘merriment’ to get you feeling festive, the Ideal Home Show Christmas is your go-to for Christmas prep.
Taking place at the expansive exhibition space Olympia London, the festive-themed show will comprise of over 600 exhibitors, including an array of beloved and innovative brands such as The Perfume Shop, Maxwell & Williams, Ginger Ray and Culinary Concepts.
In addition to the hundreds of stalls open for perusing and purchasing, there will also be a whole host of music entertainment, festive treats, and live demos to indulge in from an array of leading industry professionals. Expect talks from the likes of wine connoisseur, columnist and TV presenter Olly Smith, Love Your Garden presenter David Domoney and renowned chef Rosemary Shrager.
Navigating your way around Olympia will also be made simple as the show has been divided into four distinctive areas. In the Christmas Decorations section discover an immense collection of bespoke ornaments and trinkets to adorn your home with, while you complete your Christmas shopping in the Gift Section, browsing a selection of toys, gadgets, stocking fillers and more.
Head to the Christmas Pets section where you’ll find a range of luxury blankets, Christmas jumpers and squeaky gifts to surprise your four-legged friends with, then move onto the Christmas Home department for the ultimate festive interiors inspiration.
Join in with an array of interactive workshops at the show’s Christmas Theatre, from wreath-making to gift upcycling and winter garden advice, enjoy the sweet sound of gospel singing in the Christmas Bandstand, and delight in a festive lunch at the Christmas Carvery Restaurant, your chance to have an early taste of smoked salmon, turkey and delectable Christmas pud. Be sure to top the day off with a glass of bubbles at the Champagne Bar.
Wednesday 20 November 2019 – Sunday 24 November 2019
Olympia London, Hammersmith Rd, Hammersmith, London W14 8UX
Tickets start from £13 (weekday adult, online advance). Visit idealhomeshowchristmas.co.uk to book.