THE ARTISANS’ MARKET SEMINARS & WORKSHOPS THE GARRISON SQUARE Food Market THE SCULPTURE TRAIL

24-27 May 2023

THE CHELSEA BARRACKS SPRING FAIR

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Belgravia’s esteemed neighbourhood celebrates its second edition of the Spring Fair, sponsored by House & Garden

With its Artisans’ Market, seminars and interactive workshops and a food and beverage market, Chelsea Barracks transforms its Garden Squares to celebrate the start of Spring.

From the 24th - 27th May 2023 Chelsea Barracks will return with its second Spring Fair. This year the Fair is being held in collaboration with House & Garden magazine, further cementing the development as a destination to sample the very best of British food and beverage, artisanal inspired products and workshops and seminars curated by Jo Thompson from pioneers in the design and garden world.

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The Artisans' Market

To champion independent makers, The Artisans’ Market will also return this year. Curated by Chelsea Barracks and House & Garden, Mulberry Square will be transformed once more into a marketplace for all to enjoy. From fabrics, interiors and garden accessories to vintage jewellery and beauty products, this year there will be something for everyone to take home.

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Independent Makers

  • Collins & Green Art - London-based art dealer, selling vintage affordable and decorative finds
  • Minnow & Wolf - Blooms that promise to bring a large dose of freshly-picked happiness into your home
  • Stelar - A collection of stylish, handcrafted bags and accessories - each with its own story
  • Bloomsbury Revisited - Independent brand known for its hand-painted lampshades and bases
  • Charlie Bordewich - Antiques dealer with collection of beautiful treasures
  • Village London - Go-to brand for unique cushions and homewares
  • Frafra Baskets - Ethically and sustainably produced from Bolgatanga, North Ghana
  • Connock London - Award-winning British fragrance and skincare brand
  • LAMP LDN - Eclectic homewares brand with heart, carefully and consciously chosen
  • Bell Hutley - The go-to homeware designer for trend-setting tablescapes
  • The Oxton Liqueur Company - Family business making 'dangerously delicious' award-winning fruit liqueurs
  • Studio Pottery London - Showcasing a carefully curated studio and gallery space with ceramics for sale
  • Botivo - The perfect spring non-alcoholic, handmade aperitif
  • Kelling Home - Original headboards, wallpapers, cushions, textiles and lighting
  • Louise Ferdinando - Supplier of vintage accessories and antique jewellery
  • The Potting Shed - A natural & elegant florist and plant shop driven by seasonality & sustainability
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Minnow & Wolf

Charlie Bordewich

Village London

Connock London

LAMP/LDN

The Oxton Liqueur Company

Kelling Home

Seminars & Workshops

During the Fair there will be a series of insightful seminars hosted by House & Garden editors, in conversation with leading tastemakers in interiors, art, design and gardens. Chelsea Barracks will also run a series of interactive workshops curated in collaboration with internationally renowned landscape & garden designer, and Chelsea Flower Show gold medallist Jo Thompson. Themes range from how to grow flowers for your home by Georgie Newbery to the nature-inspired process of jewellery design by Theo Fennell. Further hosts include James Alexander, Mark Diacono and Minnow & Wolf and Nikki Tibbles, to name a few.

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JO THOMPSON

BELL HUTLEY

Georgie Newbery

James Alexander Sinclair

Jason Williams

Mark Diacono

Minnow & Wolf

Nikki Tibbles

Theo Fennell

opening quotes closing quotes I am very excited to be curating the Best of British Gardens seminars for the Chelsea Barracks Spring Fair…

Jo Thompson

Seminar Programme


Wednesday 24th May

10:00 - 11:00

KEYNOTE SEMINAR WITH HOUSE & GARDEN
David Nicholls in conversation with interior designer Benedict Foley

12:30 - 13:30

Creating gardens with atmosphere:
an insightful creative workshop with Jo Thompson

14:00 - 15:00

Flower Farm your garden and save the world one flower at a time:
an insightful talk and hand tied bouquet demonstration with Georgie Newbery

16:00 - 17:00

Hand Painting Lampshade Workshop:
a how-to creative workshop with Bell Hutley

Thursday 25th May

10:00 - 11:00

KEYNOTE SEMINAR WITH HOUSE & GARDEN
Hatta Byng in conversation with Lucy Hamond Giles, of Sibyl Colefax & John Fowler

12:30 - 13:30

A Taste of the Unexpected Herbs:
an insightful talk with demonstrations and tastings with Mark Diacono

14:30 - 15:30

A hands on floral workshop:
with Minnow & Wolf & Nikki Tibbles

16:30 - 17:30

Jo Thompson in conversation with James Alexander-Sinclair
 

Friday 26th May

10:00 - 11:00

KEYNOTE SEMINAR WITH HOUSE & GARDEN
Clare Foster in conversation with Tom Hoblyn, a Chelsea Flower Show Gold winner and exhibitor at the 2023 Chelsea Flower Show

12:00 - 13:00

Secret Gardens:
Jo Thompson in conversation with celebrity jeweller Theo Fennell

15:30 - 16:30

Small Space Gardening:
with Cloud Gardener, Jason Williams

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Discover Garrison Square

Garrison Square, the heart of the Chelsea Barracks community and home to the historical Garrison Chapel, will be a destination to enjoy a relaxed bite, cooling gelato or a glass of wine or non-alcoholic beverage. New restaurant, The Campaner, will also be open - offering relaxed all-day dining with Barcelona soul in the Square’s beautiful landmark building designed by architect Ben Pentreath.

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Experience the Sculpture Trail

Chelsea Barracks also invites visitors to explore its open spaces during the Fair with its fourth sculptural trail curated by Marshall Murray. The trail showcases a variety of work from world-class female artists, promoting equality within the art world and providing a platform in a central London public space to showcase their work.

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Chelsea Barracks
Belgravia, London SW1W 8BG

Direct Contact +44 (0)20 7801 3081
enquiries@chelseabarracks.com