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Upcoming Events

The following table lists Holly Holden's scheduled events. If you would like to inquire about scheduling a booksigning or talk, please contact Holly Holden by clicking here.

  November 8, 2014 Antiques and Modernism, High Tea
    Holly will be speaking at high tea during the annual Winnetka Antiques and Modernism Show in Illinois. The event will benefit the Winnetka Community House. This event is open to the public and tickets are on sale.

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: The Winnetka Community House
620 Lincoln Ave., Winnetka, IL

Website: http://www.thewinnetkashow.com/


  September 24, 2014 Colonial Dames
    Join Holly at this invitation-only fundraiser for the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Connecticut. The event will be held at the historic Webb Deane Stevens Museum and will benefit the museume's building fund. Holly will deliver a speech about classic interior design, its history and its continued relevance. A booksigning and luncheon will follow the presentation.

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: The Webb Barn
211 Main Street, Wethersfield, Connecticut

Website: http://webb-deane-stevens.org/


  July 30, 2014 Madison Beach Club
    Join Holly as she speaks as part of the summer lecture series at this members only speech and luncheon.

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: The Madison Beach club Club
128 Island Avenue in Madison, CT

Website: http://madisonbeachclub.com/


  May 21, 2014 YWCA Greenwich, Connecticut
    Join Holly at this invitation-only fundraiser for the Grenewich YWCA to help prevent domestic violence. Holly will deliver a speech about classic interior design, its history and its continued relevance. A booksigning and luncheon will follow the presentation.

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: The Greenwich Country Club
19 Doubling Road, Greenwich, Connecticut

Website: http://www.ywcagreenwich.org


  May 16, 2014 Myopia Hunt Club
    With her passion for British Sporting Art and horses, Holly is thrilled to be speaking at the esteemed Myopia Hunt Club. Open to club members and their guests, join Holly for a speech and luncheon. Holly will speak about inherited style and old-school design. A booksigning will follow the presentation.

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: Myopia Hunt Club
435 Bay Road, S. Hamilton, MA 01982

Website: http://www.myopiahuntclub.com/


  May 15, 2014 Town and County Club Lunch
    Holly will deliver a speech after a luncheon. This event is open to club members and their guests. More details to follow.

Time: 11:30 in the morning.


  May 9-10, 2014 The Hill-Stead Museum May Market
    The Hill-Stead Museum's May Market is a two-day annual event celebrating art history and gardening. This event is open to the public. Holly will be the keynote speaker at the May Market. She will give two speeches, one on each day of the event. Several vignettes from the Hill-Stead Museum were featured in Holly's book The Pretty and Proper Living Room and her speech will certainly draw upon these examples!

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: The Hill-Stead Museum
35 Mountain Road, Farmington, Connecticut

Website: www.hillstead.org


  February 27, 2014 Palm Beach, Florida
    Holly simply adores the charming Lori Jayne Monogramming Store of Palm Beach. The store is even listed as a recommended resource in the appendix of The Pretty and Proper Living Room.

Join Holly and Lori for the offical Palm Beach launch of The Pretty and Proper Living Room. The event will feature a booksigning and a wine and cheese reception in a truly exceptional store. A portion of the night's proceeds will benefit The Historical Society of Palm Beach.

Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM.

Location: Lori Jayne Monogramming
306 South County Road, Palm Beach, Florida

Email: luxury@lorijayne.com Phone Number: 561-855-4290





  November 21, 2013 Scully & Scully Reception
    This private event is by invitation only. Mr. Michael Scully, president of Scully and Scully and author of the foreword of The Pretty and Proper Living Room, will be hosting a booksigning event at the Scully and Scully store on Park Avenue.




  October 28, 2013 The Mary Jones Show
    Holly will be a guest speaker on WDRC-AM in Hartford, CT. Tune in to hear her share her old-school design secrets.

Time: 4:00 PM

Station: 1360 AM
Website: maryjonesshow.com





  October 22, 2013 Chilton Club Luncheon Lecture
    This private event is open to club members only. Holly will deliver a speech entitled "Inherited Style" in which she describes helpful tactics for imparting classic style to the next generation.

Time: 11:00 AM


  October 10, 2013 NBMAA Art Happy Hour
    Holly will be the featured speaker at The New Britain Museum of American Art's Art Happy Hour. The wine and cheese reception is open to the public. This event is open to the public. It is free to members. Non-members will need to purchase admission to the museum in order to attend the event. Holly is scheduled to speak for about an hour beginning at 6:00 PM. She introduce her book The Pretty and Proper Living Room through a speech and illustrated presentation.

Time: Doors, 5:30 PM. Speech, 6:00 PM.

Location: The New Britain Museum of American Art
56 Lexington Street, New Britain, Connecticut

Website: www.nbmaa.org