May 4 - 7, 2019
GET summer proof in the red city
4 DAYS indulging in TOP DESIGN, DELICIOUS LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL FOOD WHILE DISCOVERING MARRAKECH AND BEYOND AT A LEVEL OF TOP HANDMADE.
you will learn the do's and donts in getting a deal.
where to shop for good quality - price balance.
WE WILL COVER All areas in Marrakech.
we have our finger on the pulse to see what's new, what's in and which designers are popping.
mood boards for Fall Winter 2019.
visit to all creative areas in Marrakech.
you will benefit from purchasing in group!
May is the ideal month to combine shopping with enjoying the Marrakech sun!
shop at all the hidden gems that are known by local stylists, trend hunters and the luxury shops worldwide.
Get correct prices and a full list of addresses on all places to shop.
Get in contact with cooperatives and become a member of our do good community.
AND at the same time, be fully able to discover everything that Marrakech has to offer. while enjoying the good life and having enough space for some me time.
dine at the hottest restaurants in town.
network on pink rooftops and experience the impact of colours in a world where design is all about local materials and tradition.
SAVE THE DATES: May 4 - 7, 2019
WHO: everyone into design, original handmade items and trends
Introduction to the trends.
what to shop and where.
Different styles to explore.
carpets, ceramics, lighting, woodwork...how to define good quality/price.
another area around Marrakech, every day.
Enjoy the spirit of old Marrakech.
Visit of the old Medina with the Souk des Tapis (the carpet Souk), Place Jemaa El Fna...
Learn the art of negotiating while shopping.
Visit of the most authentic part, the flee market and the many arts and artefacts stores.
Visit of the Industrial area with trendy design and collector's items.
The insider stores in the Souks.
The magical Souk des Ferroniers with lamps in all forms and sizes.
All the new design stores for homeware and linens.
You do not feel unsafe, overwhelmed nor forced into buying while walking the medina with me.
Combining orders to get the best deals.
Combining shipments if possible to lower the costs.
pottery areas where you can create your own design
May 4 - 7 2019
Group size :
max 8 people
Marlène Pauly, Morocco resident, former interior stylist and architect. Professional sourcer at COCO-Morocco
10 750 MAD/pp - double use with private bathroom on room (booking needs to be made together)
12 900 MAD/pp - single use with private bathroom on room
Saturday, May 4:
Welcome and settling in
Walk through the Medina
May 5 - 6:
09.00 - 10.00 Workshops with trends and our view on new designers/objects/styles, explaining the sourcing tour of the day and what to expect.
10.00 - 1.00 visit of an area inside or outside Marrakech.
1.00 pm lunch somewhere at location.
2.00 - 6.00 pm visit of an area inside or outside Marrakech
6.00 pm sunset drink...
8.00 pm dinner
Wednesday, May 7:
retreat ends after lunch
airport transport at arrival
transportation to all the places we visit.
all workshops, trend coachings.
hotel 3 nights.
3 heavenly breakfasts
3 discovery lunches
3 1001 night dinners
transport to the airport at departure.
your personal travel insurance
any other private visit you want to add to your trip