Thom Filicia

Anne McGilvray
Anne McGilvray was honored at the event. (Photo: PWP Studio Corporate Event Photographers)

Gift for Life's Party for Life Raises Record Funds

Gift for Life, the gift and home industries' sole charitable organization, announces the historic results of its 28th annual fundraiser, Party for Life. The event raised $232,000 in support of DIFFA…

Presenters Announced for 31st Annual ARTS Awards

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, announce the guest presenters for the 31st annual ARTS Awards taking place on Friday, January 10, 2020. The ARTS Awards, hosted…

50 Events, Seminars Slated for January Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market

Retailers and designers will experience nearly 50 events, seminars, gourmet demonstrations, lounges and celebrations – including the first-ever staging of Party for Life in Atlanta – at The Atlanta…

Dallas Announces Theme for Total Home & Gift Market

Dallas Market Center has announced “The Five Senses” as the theme for 2020 markets beginning with Total Home & Gift Market, Jan. 8-14, 2020. The theme will be presented across the marketplace via…
Surya panel High Point Market
Left to right: Cheryl Luckett, Marisa Wilson, David Santiago, Debbie Auer, Diane Falvey, Jill Erwin

High Point Market Day One: What We Learned

The fall 2019 High Point Market is packed with new product introductions and best sellers, but it also has a wealth of learning opportunities. The Furniture, Lighting & Decor team is moderating…
Thom Filicia
Celebrity designer Thom Filicia will make a guest appearance.

Party for Life Moves to Atlanta in January 2020

Gift for Life’s annual fundraiser, Party for Life, is moving to Atlanta for its 2020 celebration, to be held on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, 6:30-10 p.m., at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History.…
Thom Filicia
Thom Filicia opened his eponymous firm in 1998.

Twenty Years of Thom: A Look at Thom Filicia’s More Than Two Decades in Business

When Thom Filicia was in sixth grade, he was enrolled in an advanced art class. This setting is where he first started designing houses, and this served as the initial spark that brought design into…
Jean Liu Closing Time
Jean Liu’s “Closing Time.”

Art of the Table: Designers Breathe New Life into Dining with Vintage China

On today’s menu: vintage china. An increasing number of tables in homes and, surprisingly enough, some of the hottest restaurants and cafes across the country, are being dressed in lovely, heirloom…
ART + IDS Conference
The ART + IDS conference was held in Palm Springs last week.

ART + IDS Conference Offers Networking Opportunities for Interior Designers, Vendors

Hosted by the Accessories Resource Team (ART) and Interior Design Society (IDS), the 2019 ART + IDS Conference was held in Palm Springs, CA, May 1 to 4, 2019. The conference provided a unique…

Designers, Celebs and Parties at High Point Market

We've been all over High Point Market spotting trends and scoping out new product introductions, and yesterday's sunshine made it easy (and fun) to hop around the market campus. Saturday for us was…