Welcome Mat: Fleurdetroit hosts Harvest Fest

Jeanine Matlow
Special to The Detroit News

Fleurdetroit hosts Harvest Fest in Bloomfield Hills

Fleurdetroit will transform its Bloomfield Hills garden shop into a seasonal celebration when it presents Harvest Fest on Saturday from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. with unique gourds, killer plants and family-friendly activities such as a petting zoo and pumpkin painting. Meet rescued animals from Day Dreams Farm Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation while shopping for fall decor. Participating vendors include Epiphany Studios, Fisheye Farms, Drifter Coffee, the Mac Shack, Bon Bon Bon and the Detroit Marshmallow Co. 1507 South Old Telegraph Road, 248-953-3840, fleurdetroit.com.

Harvest House

‘The Sounds

of Music’ concert series wraps up

in Boston-Edison

The final concert in the Historic Boston-Edison’s 2016 “Sounds of Music” House Concert Series is 7:30 p.m. Saturday and features award-winning singer/songwriter Jill Jack. Tickets are $45 and include food and drink in a beautiful Boston-Edison home. The address where the concert is held will be provided with ticket purchase. For information go to historicbostonedison.org or call 313-865-1149.

Jill Jack

It’s sample sale time at

the Michigan Design Center

Michigan Design Center’s bi-annual sample sale will be held Friday, Oct. 7 from 9 a.m.–7 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Deep discounts of up to 80 percent off designer floor samples of furniture, rugs, lighting, and other home furnishings will be offered on those days. A donation of a non-perishable food item or a cash contribution to Gleaners Community Food Bank is requested for admission. 1700 Stutz Drive, Troy, 248-649-4770.

– Jeanine Matlow, Special to The Detroit News

Lampe Berger

Paris offers

mouth-watering home fragrances

A home fragrance that offers a great alternative to candles and comes in a variety of styles, Lampe Berger Paris’ current selection includes Diamant (shown in amber) adorned with geometric patterns made even more dramatic with translucent glass. Their recent study shows consumers turn to foodie fragrances for their homes in the fall, such as Savory Apple Tart and Orange Cinnamon. The lamps are sold at Leon & Lulu in Clawson and Hood’s Gifts in Wyandotte. The suggested retail price is $60. lampeberger.us.


Win Great Lakes Ace Hardware’s Plan, Power, Paint! Giveaway

What home project would you finish – or start – if you had the power and paint available? Let Homestyle know and you could win the “Plan, Power and Paint Giveaway” worth $250 from Great Lakes Ace Hardware. Items include power tools and products from DeWalt, Craftsman and Valspar Paints and two tickets to the Novi Home Show from Oct. 14-16 at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi. To enter, send an email to jnoding@detroitnews.com describing your project, and include “Paint Contest” in the subject line. The winner will be announced Oct. 14 and must pick up the giveaway package at the Great Lakes Ace Hardware area (Booths 201-310) at the show. Those affiliated with michigan.com, The Detroit News or Great Lakes Ace Hardware not eligible. novihomeshow.com.

Plan, Power, Paint! Giveaway