Grand Designs Live expo 2016

Catch the DIY Divas at Grand Designs Live and enjoy 3 days of inspiration!

This year Grand Designs Live have a new, exciting feature that will be taking centre stage at the show! This year, Grand Designs Live are splitting this grand feature into two interactive areas, The Easylife Kitchens Celebrity Chefs Theatre and The Waterwise Garden Theatre.

At the Easylife Kitchens Celebrity Chefs Theatre, hosts much loved celebrity foodies who will be sampling, demonstrating and sharing advice on how to create the perfect meal, leaving you with all the passion and knowledge to repeat these in your own kitchen. Get a taste of the most mouth-watering delights, taste and test the latest in foodie fare.

The Waterwise Garden Theatre is an inspirational space where you can chat to gardeners, landscapers and celebrities. A theatre will be set in amongst a beautiful waterwise garden.

Marlene Cronje of DIY Divas will be hosting several DIY workshops at Grand Designs Live. DIY Divas & Guys offers a range of courses that give hands on experience with power tools, how to do your own home repairs and allow you to make your own furniture and home decor accessories.

Friday 16:00 - 17:00 Make an Upholstered Storage Ottoman
Saturday 13:00 - 14:00 Recycled Herb Garden
Sunday 13:00 - 14:00 Old tyre becomes fun and functional furniture


Marlene, the daugher of a Building Contractor, grew up exposed to power tools and DIY. Now she spends every spare moment doing home repairs, sewing and experimenting with décor ideas. Marlene has a passion for empowering people to have the confidence in tackling projects in and around their homes. Endless DIY TV programmes of late have confirmed that DIY can be a cost-effective and rewarding family activity. Most people have the desire but lack the basic skills and that is where DIY Divas & Guys come in.

Every year thousands of visitors of fans return to Grand Designs Live, inspired by its informative, innovative and interactive nature, and keen to learn about the latest trends. And this year is going to be better than ever before. Visit Grand Designs Live for more information.


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