Shaynna Blaze & Jo Stanley to Illuminate Melbourne Gift & Lifestyle Fair


Australia’s most celebrated interior designer and star of Channel 9’s The Block, Shaynna Blaze, will be at the Melbourne Gift & Lifestyle Fair on Saturday, 3rd February, 2024. In a highly anticipated appearance, Shaynna will share her expertise and insights into the latest trends and designs for the year ahead.

Joining Shaynna will be speaker, broadcaster and author, Jo Stanley, who will be presenting on wellness, mindfulness and work/life balance, all important topics for people in the retail business, particularly small business owners.

The Melbourne Gift & Lifestyle Fair, which takes place from February 3-5th at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC),  unites industry suppliers and retail buyers across broad categories including homewares, decoration, fashion and accessories and so much more.

The Melbourne Gift & Lifestyle Fair attracts hundreds of retail buyers who are looking for products that will make their year. The buyers come from retail businesses across independents, online and include homeware retailers, interior designers, contractors, hotel owners, restaurateurs, garden centre owners and much, much more! This is the retail industry’s chance to see, touch and experience new products in person and establish relationships with beneficial supply partners. This Gift & Lifestyle Fair is Melbourne’s all encompassing sourcing marketplace – facilitating connections between retailer buyers, exhibitors and marketers.

The timing of the Melbourne event will allow retailers to stock up after Christmas, as well as get a feel for upcoming Autumn/Winter ranges, with exhibitors showcasing their newest ranges and upcoming trends for the year.

Attendees of the Melbourne Gift & Lifestyle Fair can expect the opportunity to:

  1. Gain Exclusive Insights: Shaynna Blaze will provide invaluable insights into the hottest trends and design inspirations for 2024. Her expertise will help retailers stay at the forefront of interior design. Attendees can ask questions, seek advice, and learn from her wealth of experience.
  2. Hear from Jo Stanley about wellness, mindfulness and work/life balance so that you can go into 2024 with the right mindset and approach to health to ensure you and your business thrive.
  3. Network with Industry Peers: The Melbourne Gift & Lifestyle Fair provides a unique platform for attendees to connect with fellow design professionals, retailers, and potential collaborators.
  4. Discover Unique Products: Explore a wide range of innovative and unique products showcased by exhibitors at the fair.
  5. Free Admission: This incredible opportunity comes at no cost! Attendees with a relevant business can simply register for their free ticket and with this access Shaynna Blaze and Jo Stanley’s sessions and the entire fair without any entry fee.

Mark your calendars and join us at the Melbourne Gift & Lifestyle Fair for an unforgettable weekend of inspiration and networking. This event promises to ignite your creativity and provide you with the tools you need to thrive in the world of interior design and retail.

Registration for the event is available online at