Design*Sponge Editor Grace Bonney to co-headline Brooklyn DIY Business Association Conference

23 May

Design*Sponge Founder and Editor-in-Chief Grace Bonney will be one of the headliners of the first Brooklyn DIY Business Association Conference on Sunday, June 26, in DUMBO.

Bonney will speak on a panel called Gurus of Communication and Content, with comedian Jessica Delfino, Frontrunners director Caroline Suh, cartoonist Justin Bilicki, This American Life contributor Shaina Feinberg, photographer Seth Kushner, and music journalist Jenn Pelly.

Grace Bonney photo by Jamie Beck


Founded in 2004, Design*Sponge is a daily blog dedicated to design that covers everything from home tours and DIY projects to recipes and floral design. In 2007, Bonney founded both the Design*Sponge Scholarship and the Biz Ladies series to support design students and women running their own design-based businesses.

In fall 2011, Bonney will publish her first book, Design*Sponge at Home (Artisan Books), a 400-page guide to homes, do-it-yourself projects, furniture makeovers, and floral design.

Read more about Grace Bonney here.

Follow Grace Bonney on Twitter: @designsponge

Read more about the Brooklyn DIY Business Association Conference here.




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