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Don't Miss These High Point Market Events!

Find Furniture, Lighting & Decor at these panels during High Point Market. We're getting our learning on! We hope you will join us for these insightful conversations! 

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Discovering American Sugar is just one of our Panels at High Point Market.

We're hosting a number of educational panels at High Point Market this month, covering such topics as the science of design, made in America (with Ben and Erin Napier from "Hometown," wholesale sourcing for designers, up and coming design styles, how art adds the finishing touches, the history of Bobo Intriguing Objects, and how designer Dann Foley built his business and wrote a book about it (followed by a book signing). 

You might not be able to make them all, but if you want to get your learning on, you'll want to RSVP to the topics you're interested to secure a seat! Many of our panels will be followed by receptions.


Design, Art + Science Symposium

Friday, Oct. 13, you'll find us at the Design, Art + Science Symposium at Congdon Yards.
Click here to sign up for the Symposium.

Editor-in-chief Diane Falvey will be hosting "Designing for the Human Experience," with Dr. Rebecca Tapia, designer Lisa Kahn, and designer Lisa Staprans. 
October 13, 1:30 to 2:30 PM (1 CEU) 

Design, Art + Science Symposium


Saturday, October 14

Building Interior Design Revenue with Wholesale Sourcing

There are many ways to create a revenue structure in your interior design business. Can wholesale sourcing be one of them and how do you make that work for you and your clients? 
We talk with designers in the know about building wholesale relationships, the best terms for your business, how to manage client expectations, and the new opportunities that can come from these connections. 
Saturday, October 14, 3:00 PM (followed by a happy hour)
Elk Home Showroom, IHFC C402



elk home panel


Sunday, October 15

Discovering American Sugar: The Quest for American Made Products

There are many hidden gems throughout the US waiting to be uncovered, so why not embark on a quest of discovery at High Point Market? In this discussion with Erin & Ben Napier, hosts of HGTV's Home Town, Home Town Takeover, and Home Town Kickstart, they will discuss the value and long lasting impacts of American Made products and American manufacturing, and what they have discovered to be the sweet things that can’t be overlooked. As successful business owners, authors, and active members of their community and in their hometown of Laurel, Mississippi, their travels across the US have deepened their appreciation and understanding of handcrafted, American Made products. Diane Falvey, Editor-in-Chief of Furniture, Lighting & Decor will lead this discussion with the Napiers.
Presented by ANDMORE at High Point Market, in partnership with Furniture, Lighting & Decor.

Sunday, Oct. 15 at 10:00 AM
Sherwin-Williams Seminar Room, SAMS T-1022


Hometown Panel


Art Is the Final Piece

Join our panelists at Fairfield Chair to learn how art can enhance atmospheres and leave lasting impressions. Whether collectible and expensive or something a bit more affordable, art can customize a space and lend personality to a room. You don't want to miss this discussion or panelist lineup!

When: October 15, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Where: Fairfield Chair Showroom, 200 N. Hamilton St. N CT 100, Floor 1

Fairfield Art Panel


The Story of Bobo's Intriguing Objects

Visit the Designer’s Theatre in the Hooker Furnishings Showroom at Showplace to hear from BOBO Intriguing Objects Founder, Mark Sage, on how BOBO was started and what the future of BOBO looks like with Hooker Furnishings. Moderated by Furniture, Lighting & Decor Managing Editor, Gianna Annunzio

When: October 15, 2:00 PM
Where: Hooker Furnishings, Designer's Theatre, Showplace, Floor 3


Hooker Bobo Panel


Discovering & Embracing Interior Design Styles

Farmhouse may never really go away, but new home furnishings styles are on the horizon. Quiet Luxury. Modern Maximalism. Art Deco. What’s up and coming? And how do you achieve or update those looks while still creating a timeless environment for your clients?

When: October 15, 2:30pm (followed by a happy hour)
Where: Sagebrook Home Showroom IHFC D520


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Monday, Oct. 16

Book Signing & Q&A with Dann Foley

Interior Dann Foley runs a successful interior design business in Palm Springs, CA, has a large product presence with Stylecraft and other home furnishings companies and has recently published his first book, It's All in the Mix. Join Furniture, Lighting & Decor editor-in-chief Diane Falvey, as she chats with Dann about his experiences, why he does what he does, and what comes next!

When: October 16, 11:30AM
Where: Stylecraft, 130 South Main Street


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