Fall Market Showroom Programs
Wed, Oct 30 | 11AM - 4PM
Registration is required for all events. CLICK HERE to register.
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM | EGGERSMANN | SUITE 250 | CHRIS SHEPHERD VIP BOOK SIGNING & RECEPTION
Join us for a special VIP book-signing event with Chris Shepherd for his very first cookbook Cook Like A Local: Flavors That Can Change How You Cook and See the World, and meet Amanda Medsger, Jennifer Cope and Mimi Faucett Trahan. Celebrate Chris’s cookbook release with signature dishes dishes direct from his new book!
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM | SCOTT GROUP STUDIO | SUITE 190 | DESIGN THEN AND NOW, WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND
In celebration of Scott Group Studio’s 50th Anniversary, you’re invited to a retrospective conversation of “Then and Now”. Join designer panel Paloma Contreras, Courtney Blair, Benjamin Johnston, Courtney Hill and moderator Libby Ferin, Scott Group Studio’s Director of Marketing & Brand Experience, for this spirited talk of what goes around, comes around! They’ll share great throw-back design trends from yesterday, how they’re making a comeback today and what look is on-deck.
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM | ORNARE | SUITE 209 | A CONVERSATION WITH NINA MAGON OF CONTOUR INTERIOR DESIGN & PAULETTE PEARSON OF LUXE INTERIORS + DESIGN
Join Ornare and Luxe Magazine for a lively conversation with Nina Magon, Creative Director of Contour Interior Design, Inc., joined by Paulette Pearson, Texas Homes Editor for Luxe Interiors + Design. Lite bites and sips to follow the discussion.
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM | AMODO EUROPEAN COLLECTION | SUITE 215 | CEU PRESENTATION: GUIDE TO SPECIFYING EUROPEAN PANTRIES
Join us at Amodo European Collection to learn the benefits of European Pantry style appliances such as refrigerators, freezers and various size wine cabinets in designing today’s kitchens and the flexibility of these built-in appliances for a seamless integration. Understand the layouts and specifications for kitchen cabinets which house these appliances and familiarize yourself with the importance of proper installations for the best appliance performance.
Afterwards…Stay, Mingle and Enjoy a lite Lunch and enter to win a delicious Wine and Cheese Basket!’
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | THE SHADE STORE | SUITE 1070 | THE ART OF SHOW HOUSES
Join The Shade Store and interior designers Cheryl Baker, Jennifer Barron, Saima Seyar and Mary Wilson as they discuss the ins and outs of working on the 2019 ASID River Oaks Show House. From tight deadlines, to vendor donations and brand visibility, they will give their advice and best practices, as well as show off their beautiful spaces.
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM | GLOBALTEX FINE LINENS | SUITE 1014 | A SNEAK-PEAK INTO THE WORLD OF TURKISH LINENS
CEO/President of Globaltex Fine Linens gives his insight on the production method that has allowed their linens to remain in top shape after years of Commercial grade use. We will discuss the biggest differences between Turkish cotton and Egyptian cotton and how it affects your quality of sleep.
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM | MADEVAL | SUITE 109 | THE WARMTH OF TODAY’S CONTEMPORARY KITCHEN DESIGNS
Join us for a discussion with Madeval + LUXE Interiors and Design as they discuss the new trends of today’s contemporary kitchen designs. The panel will be led by Paulette Pearson, Homes Editor for the Texas editions of LUXE Interiors + Design featuring Emily Spanos of Emily June Interiors, Jacob Medina of Medina Designs, Julie Rhodes of Julie Rhodes Interiors and architect Nadia Palacios Lauterbach of Nadia Palacios Residential Design, LLC. Hear how these experts are tackling the topic of how contemporary kitchen design fits into today’s trends.
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM | FABRICUT | SUITE 3022 | HANDCRAFTED WALLCOVERING DEMONSTRATION
Join Robert and Ryan Bock, creators of our new handcrafted S. Harris wallcovering, in the Fabricut Showroom for a live demonstration. Robert and Ryan will demonstrate one of the manual processes they use to create their handcrafted luxury wallcovering designs. You’ll have an opportunity to try your own hand at making their patterns and leave with a hand-made gift from Robert and Ryan.
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM | CRESTRON | SUITE 119 | THE EVOLUTION OF SMART HOME TECHNOLOGY
Smart home technology is a major part of today’s homes, and is a growing trend in design. In this exciting discussion you’ll understand how smart home technology has evolved, and learn how smart homes of the future will look. You’ll get inspiration for how you can expand the breadth of your practice by incorporating technology into your designs without needing to be a technology expert. Join us for a first-hand look at the latest Crestron Smart home technology and see how it can seamlessly blend into a home’s design and décor.
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM | PEDINI | SUITE 113 | MODERN MINIMALISM: A TIMELESS LOOK
Join us for a social networking event at Pedini! Learn about Pedini’s seamless modular systems while having light refreshments and appetizers! Come to see the innovations that Pedini can offer for your luxury lifestyle.