Located in Houston, TX

Fall Market Showroom Programs

Wed, Oct 24

SHOWROOM PROGRAMS

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Registration is required for all events. CLICK HERE to register. For more information on Fall Market check out the Resource Newsletter

9:00 AM – 9:50 AM | THE SHADE STORE | SUITE 1070 | KICK OFF FALL MARKET BREAKFAST WITH THE SHADE STORE

The Shade Store invites you to explore our exciting new collections during Fall Market. Visit our state-of-the-art showroom in Suite 1070 to view our collection of more than 1,300 handcrafted materials, including the latest designs by Nate Berkus and The Novogratz for Roller Shades, Roman Shades, and Drapery. Light bites and refreshments will be served.

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM | MADEVAL | SUITE 109 | SOCIAL MEDIA’S INFLUENCE ON THE CLIENT EXPERIENCE WITH LAURA UMANSKY

Join Madeval and award-winning interior designer, Laura Umansky of Laura U to discover how social media platforms such as Pinterest and Instagram have influenced client’s expectations. Light bites and sips to be served.

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM | CABINET INNOVATIONS | SUITE 219 | BRUNCH & BUBBLY

Join us as we showcase our latest Wood-Mode Display; featuring the latest in wood and finish options paired with integrated lighting; it’s beautiful, it’s functional, and it’s trending. We will have the bubbly! Mimosas and a full bloody mary bar paired with brunch bites!

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM | CANTONI TRADE | SUITE 101 | SKLO, THE ART OF CZECH HANDBLOWN GLASS

Lighting & objects are the topics of conversation at our showroom and in any room. Meet Elizabeth Mitchell of SkLo, the Czech word for “glass” for a look at their latest collections designed by Karen Gilbert and Paul Pavlak in Healdsburg, CA. The influence of their backgrounds as jeweler, metalsmith, artist and architect reveals itself in the design of each piece. Come by and meet Elizabeth Mitchell and enjoy a light lunch.

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM | DEDON | SUITE 131 | LIGHTING CONTROL ILLUMINATED CEU

Lighting control has become a standard in new construction and existing retrofit solutions…those who have it love it and wonder how they ever lived without it! Participants will walk away from this course with a basic understanding of lighting control terminology, and the benefits and solutions related to lighting control – presented in a simple, easy to understand language. Earn 1 CEU credit. Light refreshments and signature cocktail will be served.

1:40 PM – 2:40 PM | CRESTRON | SUITE 119 | RESIDENTIAL DESIGN WITH MOTORIZED SHADING SOLUTIONS CEU

In this course you’ll learn about the importance of residential shading. You’ll also gain a better understanding of the differences between motorized and manual shading, the importance of fabric characteristics and how it plays into the performance of shading fabric, and discover how automated shading systems maximize day lighting. Earn 1 CEU credit.

1:40 PM – 2:40 PM | ORNARE | SUITE 209 | FROM STORAGE TO SANCTUARY: THE TRANSFORMATION OF THE CLOSET AS LIVING SPACE

Closets have long been a place where shoes, clothing and accessories have been crammed into predetermined and universal spots – until now! Join interior designers Marie Flanigan, Lucinda Loya and Courtnay Elias for an inspiring talk on reinventing the culture of closets into everyday living spaces, creating a haven to spend the first and last moments of our day within moderated by Meredith Xavier. They will discuss how to design customized closets that not only maximize functionality, but add value to the home and individual style of each homeowner.

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM | SCOTT GROUP STUDIO | SUITE 190 | CEU: THE ART OF TIBETAN HAND-KNOTTED RUG MAKING

The Art of Tibetan Hand-knotted Rug Making is a comprehensive exploration and step-by-step journey of making Tibetan hand-knotted rugs. Learn about the materials and process, understand how custom hand-knotted rugs are made, discern key design considerations and gain expertise in successfully designing and sourcing handcrafted rugs/carpets for luxury clients.

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM | SCOTT GROUP STUDIO | SUITE 190 | SHOWROOM GRAND RE-OPENING PARTY

Please join us and media partner Luxe magazine for cocktails and conversation as we celebrate our re-grand opening at our showroom.