Events

 

Raleigh Home Decor Designed For Joy

We protect the studio space for time to create. You can shop with us during special events like these and normal shopping hours:
Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays 10am-2pm

You can find our studio at 1104 W Cabarrus St, Raleigh, in the Boylan Heights neighborhood with easy street parking (free).

December 2018

Now accepting requests for special events in the studio.
We’d love to host your friend group for a purchase for good holiday shopping event.
Email us here.

Boylan Heights 26th Annual ArtWalk
Sunday, December 2, 12- 5pm
Easy street parking by our studio.

A JOYFUL Open House at the DFJ Studio
Thursday, December 6th, 7-9pm
RSVP here.

 

November 2018

She Found Joy Conference Nashville, TN November 5

Vend Raleigh Holiday Sip and Shop
November 8, The Mayton Inn

She Found Joy Conference Raleigh, NC November 9

DFJ Volunteer Connect
Influence change. Saturday, November 10, 10am at the studio, 1104 W Cabarrus St. Easy street parking.
Tell us about you here.

The Root Collective 5 Year Anniversary Party, Saturday, November 10th
All are welcome. Please RSVP here.

Lauren Gaskill Book Launch Party
All are welcome. Please RSVP here.

Closed Thanksgiving and the Friday after. We will be open for Small Business Saturday 10-2.
Downtown Raleigh Alliance and Shop Local Raleigh support local small business year round.

 

October 2018

A Shopping SPREE! Junior League of Raleigh
October 18-21, Raleigh Convention Center

Designed For Joy Anniversary Celebration and Fundraiser
Tuesday, October 23, Downtown Raleigh at The Cannon Room
Speaker guests, DJ, food and drinks, silent auction and raffle and more!
RSVP here.

 

September 2018

First Friday Raleigh September 7, 6-8pm in the studio.
Partnership with Downtown Raleigh Alliance

Anniversary Celebration, details to be announced

August 2018

First Friday Raleigh August 3, 6-8pm in the studio.
Partnership with Downtown Raleigh Alliance

 

July 2018

Closed July 5th so that our DFJ family can be with their families.

First Friday Raleigh July 6, 6-8pm in the studio.
Partnership with Downtown Raleigh Alliance

Pop Up Shop in at the Beach
Saturday, July 7, 10am-2pm
Cote Boutique, Morehead City 
(Regular shop hours in Raleigh.)

If you are going to SunFest at Dix Park July 14, come see us before! We are right across the street.
Shop hours are 10am- 2pm. Sunfest starts at 2pm.

Volunteer Connect
Have you volunteered with us or wish to partner with DFJ?
Join us Saturday, July 14, 9-10am in the studio.

June 2018

Summer Clothing Swap | Sustainable, Ethical, and Affordable Way to Freshen Up Your Summer Closet
Monday, June 18, 7pm
Limited space. Sign up here.

May 2018

First Friday Raleigh
Friday, May, 6-8pm- In the studio!
In partnership with Downtown Raleigh Alliance

Meet in the Street Wake Forest
Saturday, May 5, 10am-5pm

Mother’s Day Make and Take
Saturday, May 12th
Plant a succulent for your Mom for Mother’s Day or just for fun for you!
($15 donation)

Costa Rica Women’s Mission Trip in October
Interest Meeting May 19th, 9:30am
RSVP and get reminders here.

April 2018

First Friday Raleigh
Friday, April 6, 6-8pm
In partnership with Downtown Raleigh Alliance
RSVP and get reminders here.

Join our team! Volunteer Orientation
Saturday, April 7, 9:30-10:30am
Please fill out this volunteer information form.

DFJ Ribbon Cutting
Saturday, April 28, 10am
Join us for this special celebration!
RSVP and get reminders here.

Women’s Mission Trip to Nicaragua Interest Meeting 
Monday, April 30, 7pm
(October dates to be announced)
RSVP and get reminders here.

March 2018

First Friday Raleigh
Friday, March 2, 5-8pm
We are so excited to be a part of the Raleigh Downtown Alliance and would love to see you for First Friday Raleigh!

Addressing Interstate and International Human Trafficking
Tuesday, March 6, Doors open at 7pm, Short presentation at 7:30pm
Kristen Haywood, friend and international flight attendant, will be in the studio sharing the training she receives to recognize and assist trafficking victims.
Read more and and RSVP here.

Awareness and Action: Trafficking Here at Home in NC
Tuesday, March 20, Doors open at 10am, Short presentation at 10:30am
Nicole Bernard, founder and executive director for Shield NC and host of the RedX Podcast, will be our speaker.
Read more and RSVP here.

Orphan Crisis | Protecting 140 million Vulnerable Children
Monday, March 26
Doors open at 7pm, Short presentation at 7:30pm
We cannot discuss human trafficking without discussing the worldwide orphan crisis. Parents opting to give up their children because they cannot afford to care for them due to illness, war, and poverty. Chris and Jenni Cockerham will be in the studio to share their eye opening personal experience with international adoption.
Read more and RSVP here.

February 2018

Galentine’s Day Celebration
Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 7-9pm
Free event. Read more and RSVP here.

First Friday Raleigh
Friday, January 5, 2018, 5-8pm
We are excited to be a part of the Raleigh Downtown Alliance and would love to see you for First Friday Raleigh!

January 2018

Anti-Human Trafficking Event
Come meet and hear from one of our international mission partners.
Tuesday, January 2, 2018, 7-9pm. Our guest will share at 7:30pm.

First Friday Raleigh
Friday, January 5, 2018, 5-8pm
We are excited to be a part of the Raleigh Downtown Alliance and would love to see you for our First First Friday Raleigh!

Join the DJF Team | Volunteering and Partnering with DFJ
Saturday, January 6, 2018, 9-10am
We’d love to share our mission with you! We’ll discuss our needs for DFJ and discuss your special skills to find unique ways you may be able to help.
If you have a moment, please fill out our volunteer waiver here.

An Evening of Stories
Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 7-9pm
Location: Hope Community Church Apex Campus, 2080 E Williams St, Apex, NC 27539
Women sharing stories. A Vend Raleigh event, leading women who lead small businesses. DFJ will have a table for shopping.

Open House | Featuring Local Friends in Business
Saturday, January 20, 2018, 11am-2pm
A special shopping event with some of our favorite local artists and business owners!

December 2017

Boylan Heights ArtWalk
December 3, 2017, 12- 5pm
Come join us in our studio along with hundreds of other North Carolina artists!
1104 W Cabarrus St, Raleigh

Little Details Holiday Open House
December 6, 2017, 4-8pm
2626 Timber Dr, Garner, NC 27529

 

We’d love to come talk to your group about our mission at Designed For Joy. Email us here for speaking events.