Includes lunch with keynote speaker,
seminars, and happy hour.
Includes seminars and happy hour.
11:30 a.m. Check-in
12 p.m. Luncheon featuring keynote speaker Thom Filicia,
author of American Beauty: Renovating and Decorating a
Beloved Retreat and founder of design firm Thom Filicia, Inc.
Hosted by WCCO personality and Minnesota Monthly
contributor Jason DeRusha
1:15-3:30 p.m. Break-out Seminars
(seminars 1 & 2 from 1:15-2:15 p.m. and
seminars 3 & 4 from 2:30-3:30 p.m.; attendees pick two)
1) ASID—Design Live
Join us for an interactive session with talented local ASID designers.
The designers will provide expert advice as they explain the elements
that help bring a room together. Attendees will have the opportunity
to make decision choices and—at the happy hour—see their creation
come to life in a styled vignette.
2) Everything Begins with Color—Transform Your Walls and
Kitchen Cabinets with Painterati
Join Painterati, along with National specialty finish expert Ed Mattingly,
as they present resources related to specialty wall finishes and kitchen cabinet
refinishing options. Come and experience the integrated approach team Painterati
brings to the color selection process. Learn how to bring the joy of color into your
home by maximizing your design budget using Painterati’s finishes.
3) ASID—Get Inspired and Unlock the Secrets to Great Design
Do you find inspiration in art? Books? Nature? Fashion? Music? Design blogs?
Attendees will discover what inspires four local ASID designers and learn to
unlock their own sources of inspiration and style. The designers will provide
insightful tips and helpful advice on how to turn inspiration into real design.
4) Trends With Benefits™ for 2013-2015
What colors will make assortments look fresh in 2013-2015? Which styles will drive
business best in the coming two years? Michelle Lamb, Editorial Director of The Trend
Curve answers these questions and more. Trends With Benefits™ for 2013-2015
reveals the top hues in each color family, plus details of five trends that will make a
difference to home interiors through 2015.
3:45 p.m. Happy Hour in the Marketplace
Guests will enjoy light bites, cocktails and have the opportunity to mingle with leading
local experts in the design community. Plus, key design organizations will be showcasing
their services and have on-site consultants available to answer questions.
Sponsored by Martha O'Hara Interiors and Kim Crawford Wines
A Mobile Guide to Minneapolis-St.Paul