ECOfest Home Show!
April 27, 2013
Where Home Decor Meets Sustainability
On Saturday, April 27, 2013, join us at Impact Thrift Stores Feasterville for ECOfest Home Show, a day filled with valuable information, informative and interactive (free!) workshops, and easy ideas you can implement in your home today.
Metal/Electronics Recycling Event
From 9 am to 2 pm, 611 Metals Recycling will be set up behind the store to accept your non-working electronics such as computers, radios, sound systems, etc. No TVs will be accepted. 611 Metals will also accept old and rusty metal patio furniture, file cabinets and basically… anything metal. All of your recyclable donations translate into funds for our supported charities.
Workshops: Where Home Decor Meets Sustainability!
From Noon to 5:30 pm, enjoy 4 different workshops focusing on your home and how you can spruce it up in an ECO-friendly way!
• 12-1:00pm “Get Organized…for Good!”, Audrey Cupo of A Better Space
o Learn how to “Make an Impact” by Eliminating Clutter. Audrey is passionate about helping others get organized. No matter who you are or where you are in your life, you can get organized and stay organized, once and for all! Your home will thank you and you will feel lighter in the process. Promise!
• 1:30-2:30pm “Furniture Rehab”, Roger Foster of Impact Thrift Stores
o Have a chair in need of a face lift…Give new life to vintage, antique, mid-century, furniture. Learn the techniques you need to makeover thrifted furniture to a covetable high standard
• 3:00-4:00pm “Fabric Facelifts” Beth Allen of DIY Hip Chicks
o Use fabric to transform your home on a budget- Fast fabric facelifts could be just the thing to update your space. Project ideas for every sewing skill level and comfort zone—even have no-sew fabric projects! Learn to upholster a headboard, cornace board, make pillows and more…
• 4:30- 5:30pm “Design on a Dime”, Jeannie Weber of Oskar Huber Furniture
o Discover great ideas to decorate your home on a budget with thrifted design ideas that you can apply all over the house. Jeannie will talk furniture, accessories, how to scour thrift stores, and more. You’ll learn what purchases are worthwhile investments and great ideas for re-purposing, re-using.
This event will be held at our Feasterville Impact Thrift Store: 91 E. Street Road @ Bustleton Pike, Feasterville, PA
Interested in attending a workshop? Want more info about the event? Please RSVP and contact Tamika Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 267.387.0030, x5111.