Fall Market 2014
Thu Sept 18 | 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Presenting 2,200 product lines offered by 100 boutique to internationally revered showroom manufacturers, Pacific Design Center’s Fall Market is the destination for inspired design and effective business strategies to inform and educate trade professionals.
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 | KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
TRADITIONAL HOME: 25 Years of Classic Style
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Blue Conference Center, Suite 259
Moderator: Krissa Rossbund, Senior Style Editor, Traditional Home
Panelists: Chris Barrett, Jamie Bush, Trip Haenisch
Salute Traditional Home as it celebrates 25 years as a leading voice of design that has covered a cross-section of emerging, established and veteran tastemakers regarded as today’s best and brightest design leaders. Senior Style Editor Krissa Rossbund moderates design panelists Chris Barrett, Jamie Bush and Trip Haenisch in a discussion that looks back on shining design moments of the past two and half decades, and identifies what will be deemed iconic and classic 25 years from now. A reception follows at JANUS et Cie, Suite B146.
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11:30 AM – 12:30 PM | JANUS et Cie, Suite B146 Join JANUS et Cie for a reception with Traditional Home following the morning keynote presentation. Share in enlightening conversation while enjoying the company’s newest interior and exterior collections and brunch refreshments.
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM | Sherwin-Williams ColorMix 2015 presented by Duralee Suite B532 Color us upbeat! We’re moving ahead in vibrant new directions that reflect our brightened outlook and adventurous spirit. What color is your happy place? Maybe it’s a perfect balance of earthly hues. A magical alchemy of supernatural shimmer. Maybe you crave the lush shades of a tropical rainforest or a bold palette spun together from all over the world. Whatever hues light up your personal spectrum, you’ll find them in the 2015 Colormix™ Color Forecast. Brunch will be served. CEU: .1 CEU Credit
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | Armani/Casa, Suite G170 Armani/Casa is proud to introduce our new Exclusive Wallcoverings Collection. Join Maria Raco and Setsuko Hara for an exclusive preview of the collection and a detailed look at the inspiration and extraordinary materials behind each design. Open house and reception immediately following the program. RSVP required at firstname.lastname@example.org.
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM | Kravet, Suite B624 Fashioning the Forecast Fashion plays a major role in the development of color for interiors. The colors seen in the fashion-world almost always gravitate into the home … if not the exact shade, then certainly in families of various hues. Join Kravet and Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director, Pantone Color Institute, for an enlightening and fascinating view of transitioning colors from the past as well as a revealing glimpse of future trends, featuring the latest Kravet Colors for Pantone® collection.
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM | PERFEC Floors, Suite G299 PERFEC Floors invites you to enjoy a reception in our new showroom featuring architectural and design interpretations of “The Logo.” A wood plank with custom design applications for commercial, hospitality and residential installations. A catered lunch…and then some!!
1:30 PM | Robert Allen, Suite B499 Robert Allen is introducing their 2nd collection of Solids & Textures with over 200 new colors in a variety of textures. Join the celebration, experiment with color and experience the Robert Allen Color Lab. Refreshments will be served.
2:00 PM – 2:30 PM | Cooper Pacific Kitchens, Suite G273 Steven Cooper, owner and designer at Cooper Pacific Kitchens, will discuss the latest trends in kitchens showcasing unexpected finishes.
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM | Mimi London, Inc., Suite G168 Dialogue With An Artist Mimi London invites you to experience the printing magic of the le gracieux, inc.textile line from the studio of Owner and Designer Douglas Funkhouser. A veteran of theatrical and motion picture production design, Douglas applies his craft to residential interiors, producing hand-painted finishes, textiles and wall coverings for such notables as Bruce Gregga, Michael Smith, Mark Boone and Rose Tarlow, with whom he is best known for his collaboration in developing the Melrose House Collection. Considered a visionary amongst his peers, Funkhouser’s le gracieux, inc.textiles have been photographed by Architectural Digest, The World of Interiors, Veranda, House Beautiful and Traditional Home.
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM | Baker Knapp & Tubbs, Suite B525 Craft + Design: A Baker Salon Event Baker invites you to a celebration of craftsmanship and design. Engage with Baker’s top artisans and experience the beauty, craftsmanship and design of Baker Furniture.
2:30 PM | Crestron Electronics, Suite G288 Join us for our cutting-edge seminar Automating Décor with Shading Solutions. We will also feature a live demonstration of our latest shade motor featuring Digital Quiet Motor Technology and a raffle to take home some Crestron product. With over 400 roller shade and 140+ Roman shade fabrics, Crestron shades truly are the smart choice for the smart home. Come see the latest Crestron has to offer in the exciting world of home automation at the Crestron Design Showroom!
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM | Hokanson Custom Rugs and Carpets, Suite B613 Join Larry Hokanson, founder of Hokanson Custom Rugs and Carpets, for a cocktail reception as we unveil our stunning new rug exhibition. Hokanson’s reputation for dazzling innovation and luxury will be on display with this new line of hand-knotted and hand-tufted rugs in the richest weaves of wool and silk. Mr. Hokanson will be available to respond to your questions about the custom rug process, or how our showroom can assist you with your next project.
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM | Ralph Pucci International, Suite B203 Experience Bronze2 featuring Lianne Gold, Chris Lehrecke/Gabriella Kiss, Eric Schmitt, Fran Taubman, Herve Van Der Straeten and Patrick Naggar. Dance performance by Holly Rothschild.