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DCH SPRING MARKET 2O17 • WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19

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Keynotes OPENING KEYNOTE 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | GROUND FLOOR GALLERY

KEITH ROBINSON: ELEVATED ENTERTAINING WITH A SOUTHERN CHARM

Keith Robinson

“To turn the corner and suddenly have your sightline filled with this beautiful centerpiece -­ it takes your breath away.” Such is the intention behind VERANDA’s contributing editor and entertaining expert, Keith Robinson, for his guests on any special occasion. Every day should be treated like a special occasion - fine crystal, china and silver are made for using. Hear how nature and the garden inspire Keith, as he shares his secrets to elevating an event while capturing the beauty of the season. Whether you’re hosting an intimate gathering or a large soirée, discover the finer points of elegant entertaining and how to make it an everyday occurrence. Reception following the keynote, Ken Kehoe, 2nd Fl., Suite 2016.

Showroom Programs 9:00 AM – 9:50 AM ARIA STONE GALLERY | SUITE 1016 COFFEE & BREAKFAST MARKET KICK OFF RECEPTION Visit Aria Stone Gallery for a kick-off reception from 9:00AM9:50AM to enjoy the beautiful surrounding of nature’s work of art on display in an art gallery-like environment. Peruse the new spring/summer collection featuring a beautiful assortment of hand-selected marble, quartzite, granite, calcite, onyx, and soapstone in more than 65 colors from the most exclusive quarries in the world, while enjoying a light breakfast and a leisurely latte.

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM HOLLY HUNT | ATRIUM 1 A LOOK INSIDE VLADIMIR KAGAN Vladimir Kagan combined his innovative thinking and technical skills to develop furniture designs unlike anything imagined before him. He is known for his organic and sculptured designs, which created a new look in American furniture that, remain classic and timeless today. Holly Hunt is pleased to welcome the Classic Collection of Vladimir Kagan, developed in the late 1940’s. Please join Mark Minichiello, Chief Marketing Officer of Vladimir Kagan, as he introduces the collection and inspiration behind Vladimir’s work spanning nearly 70 years.

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AFTERNOON KEYNOTE 1:45 PM – 2:45 PM | GROUND FLOOR GALLERY

FRANÇOIS CATROUX BOOK SIGNING WITH DAVID NETTO AND FIONA WEST Please join us for an intimate dialogue with Los Angeles-based interior designer and writer, David Netto and Fiona West of Pierre Frey on David’s revered book on François Catroux, chronicling the work and life of this international master of interior design. Luxuriously photographed, this volume is more than just a design monograph on one of the great, and so far relatively untold, careers in the history of design—it is also a lively and intimate read about a life lived in great style. David Netto Book Signing and Reception following the keynote, Culp Associates, Suite 4018.

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM FABRICUT | SUITE 3022 STROHEIM + CRYPTON HOME = LUXURY PERFORMANCE FABRICS YOU NEED

Join us for a light lunch and meet Eleanor Niermann of Niermann Weeks furniture and lighting; Françoise Deslandes, a 4th generation owner of Toile de Mayenne Fabrics from Paris; and Sam Woodward owner of Best & Lloyd lighting and furniture from London as they introduce you to their wonderful lines today.

Join Fabricut for a presentation with designer, Dana Gibson and an industry expert from Crypton Home. Stroheim partners this season with Crypton Home for a luxury performance upholstery collection featuring Dana Gibson’s playful designs. Join us for a fabric Show-and-Tell! See why and how Crypton Home is the ultimate performance fabric for luxurious interiors and hear the Dana Gibson design inspiration behind Dana Gibson’s Crypton Home fabrics for Stroheim.

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM THE SHADE STORE | SUITE 1070 COLLABORATIVE DESIGN IN THE DIGITAL AGE Join PaperCity Magazine’s Home & Design Editor, Anne Lee Phillips, in discussion with Caroline Knapp, blogger behind House of Harper, and local designers Saba and Sarah Jawda for a discussion on collaborative design and growing your brand in the digital age. Having recently redesigned her home, blogger Caroline Knapp enlisted the help of Jawda and Jawda to blend her Southern style with their modern touch to create a livable, yet chic space for her family. The three will discuss the inspiration behind Knapp’s home in addition to sharing their advice on how they’ve successfully grown their businesses through social media.

Caroline Knapp

Sarah Jawda

Nina Magon

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM ABRAHAMS | SUITE 151 DISCOVER HOW DESIGNERS CREATE TRANSITIONAL EXPERIENCES This is a unique opportunity to discover how designers can use texture to enhance a modern design direction, how to use existing finishes and rugs to elevate them into a more transitional experience. Join us for a lively panel discussion with beloved author of Segreto Style, Segreto Vignettes and Owner of Segreto Finishes, Leslie Sinclair with Annie Abraham Thomas of Abrahams Rugs, moderated by Benjamin Johnston of Benjamin Johnston Design.

Saba Jawda

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM ARMONY CUCINE HOUSTON | COURTYARD, SUITE 215 EVOLUTION OF THE KITCHEN INDUSTRY WITH MICHEL CLAIR

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM MADEVAL | COURTYARD SUITE 109 DESIGNERS 2017 TREND PARTY Join us for a special trend presentation with the latest finishes and trends by Nina Magon – multi-award winning interior designer and TV personality renowned for her signature refined modern aesthetic that perfectly balances gold high design with a glamorous appeal. Enjoy light bites and sips inspired by the beautiful country of Ecuador offered by cook Dina Zanders. You won’t want to miss the party of the season, brought to you by Madeval and COMPAC.

Fiona West

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM KEN KEHOE | SUITE 2016 AN INTRODUCTION INTO NIERMANN WEEKS + TOILE DE MAYENNE + BEST & LLOYD

Anne Lee Phillips Vladimir Kagan at Holly Hunt

David Netto

Meet Michel Clair, renowned French Architect and Kitchen Design Specialist responsible for bringing Armony Cucine to the US market. Michel has been designing beautiful Armony kitchens in France for over 30 years and had over 10 kitchen cabinetry stores to his name. His presentation concentrates on the evolution of the kitchen and its increasingly important role as a central hub in the home of the future. Functionality and design trends as well as ecological material choices and the integration of the kitchen within the smart home will be discussed. Sweet European Michel Clair treats and sips will be served.

Abrahams

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM DEDON | SUITE 131 GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION Please join us in celebrating our Grand Opening as we are honored to host the cocktail reception for the STARS OF DESIGN & STARS ON THE RISE. During the reception, we invite you to experience the essence of barefoot luxury in DEDON’s iconic collections and 2017 introductions. Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres while relaxing in Nestrest as we celebrate the winners and DEDON’S new showroom at the DCH!

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