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The Calico Club opens closed doors in the worlds of art, architecture and design. The calendar is designed to inspire, educate and entertain through considered, intelligent, lively events and thought-provoking conversations with tastemakers and creatives. The programme is updated regularly, so please keep an eye on the website for more detailed information.

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September 2021

Dinner at Jamb

Join The Calico Club for a dinner in September at Jamb, one of London’s best-loved antique emporiums. Hosted by Will and Charlotte Fisher in their Pimlico Road gallery, dinner will be spent surrounded by one of the most extensive collections of antique and reproduction mantles, lighting and furniture in England.


October 2021

Francis Hamel at Rousham House and Gardens

William Kent was the genius of eighteenth century garden design and Rousham is one of his masterpieces. Join the artist Francis Hamel at Rousham to view the paintings he created during lockdown in the place he has called home for 25 years. Hosted by the John Martin Gallery, a private tour of the garden and exhibition in the Kent Pavilion with Francis will be followed by drinks in his courtyard studio.

October 2021

Meet the Maker: Cath Kidston and Rosi de Ruig

Last year Rosi de Ruig, maker of handcrafted lampshades, joined forces with the indomitable Cath Kidston to create a new range of colourful shades. Join Rosi, this October, for a lampshade making workshop at her studio followed by lunch and a conversation between her and Cath on the joys of print, pattern and creative collaboration.


November 2021

Treasures in the Hold: Lunch with Max Rollitt

Join Max Rollitt at his newly redeveloped showroom in the South Downs to enjoy lunch among the designer and dealer’s most tantalising antique finds. Max has spent the best part of three decades honing his eye, and it is at the emporium that his knowledge and skills as an interior designer, antique dealer and crafter of traditional furniture come together.

November 2021

Toast x The Calico Club

Ceramicist, Rebecca Proctor creates her beautiful, wheel-thrown pottery in her studio in north Cornwall using local stoneware clay. Join Rebecca in conversation with House & Garden’s deputy features editor, Elizabeth Metcalfe and Toast’s head of House and Home, Judith Harris for a discussion on the rise of craftsmanship in interior design and the popularity of handcrafted products in contemporary design.