scale design styles, from modern European to classic American to traditional English. LuxeHome continues to grow with the addition of the Pella Corporation, who in early winter 2015, will open a 7,000-square foot custom-designed showroom, and Lefroy Brooks and Cooper & Graham, who recently renovated and expanded their showroom, both in LuxeHome. “Pella adds a major new product category to the roster of premier kitchen, bath and building products boutiques that make up LuxeHome,” said Katherine Flaherty, vice president, Vornado | Merchandise Mart. “The addition of Pella further establishes LuxeHome as the preeminent destination for homeowners, interior designers, residential architects and luxury custom home builders to source products for home building and renovation.” In addition to the extensive lineup of premier brands, each boutique offers knowledgeable designers who are available to assist with all phases of each design project. And when planning a visit, LuxeHome offers a personalized concierge service. The LuxeHome Concierge will assist your and your clients in finding specific products and brands. The LuxeHome Concierge does this by guiding guests through showrooms, and will set up appointments with showrooms for a hands-on product experience. “We understand the demands on today’s builders to provide luxury brand names and high-end amenities,” said Flaherty. “LuxeHome brings together builders with the brands buyers want, and makes it easy for both builder and buyer to experience the products hands-on.”
Conveniently located on the Orleans Street side of the building in the Design Resource Center, Suite 163, the LuxeHome Concierge can help builders customize a shopping experience for themselves, their clients and their interior designers. The concierge is available daily, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. To schedule your next appointment at LuxeHome, contact the Concierge at 312-527-7939 or luxehome@ mmart.com. This fall, LuxeHome and The Design Center at The Mart will come together to host Design Chicago, the Midwest’s largest residential design conference and inspirational trade fair. The two-day event will welcome leading interior design, architecture, and luxury custom home building professionals for programming that is both educational and innovative. During Design Chicago, a who’s who of the design industry will come together to celebrate on the evening of Tuesday, October 6 at the Chicago VIP Luxury Gala. Tickets are now on sale to attend this year’s Gala, which will feature the inaugural induction of four residential design industry icons into the Merchandise Mart Hall of Fame. To register for Design Chicago and reserve your ticket for the Gala, visit DesignChicagoEvent.com. LuxeHome and The Design Center at The Mart boutiques are open for shopping Monday through Saturday. For more information, visit www.luxehome.com and www.merchandisemartdesigncenter.com.