Events

April 2018

Fri 13
Sat 14
Sun 15
Mon 16
Tue 17
Wed 18

2414

7:30am - 9am, Sat. Apr. 14

Live Painting Demonstration

Educational

Linda Donohue Fine Art, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

California artist Linda Donohue will paint abstract seascapes and expressionist paintings in acrylics with a pallet knife and brushes.

2424

7:30am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 14

Morning Buzz

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Fine Furniture Design

Shuttle Stop: 13 (Green Line)

Come by for coffee and fresh baked cookies every morning!

2469

7:30am - 4:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Best Barista Bar @ Market

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Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Join us a warm cup of coffee or your favorite specialty drink. All buyers are welcome!

2470

7:30am - 9am, Sat. Apr. 14

Retailer Breakfast

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Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Start your day with us! All buyers welcome!

2510

8am - 10:30am, Sat. Apr. 14

Gourmet Coffee and Organic Juice Bar at The Point

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The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Swing by The Point before tackling the day’s agenda to get your morning started off right. Gourmet coffee and specialty coffee drinks from Event Espresso as well as fresh-pressed organic juices from Organic AF will be available for purchase.

2421

8am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Courtyard Cafe

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Courtyard

Enjoy home made apple fritters from Granny's Bakery as well as cookies, coffee, juice and water.

2426

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 14

Morning Mimosas!

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LANCASTER Custom Crafted Upholstery, Market Square, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Have a little Vitamin C on us! Get your juice on and enjoy a morning mimosa with us from 8-10am. We look forward to seeing you April 12-18 for the release of our latest designs.

2437

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 14

Complimentary Breakfast with Burton James

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Burton James, Inc., 310 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Join Burton James for a lively start to your morning with hot coffee, warm bites and witty conversation in our Hamilton/Wrenn District showroom.

2395

8am - 10:30am, Sat. Apr. 14

Hurtado Breakfast

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HURTADO

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy the newest introductions to the Coral Collection and the Soho Collection with Hurtado. Enjoy the most enjoyable breakfast and enjoy the luxury of design.

2552

8am - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

#HPMKT Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

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The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Let’s get social! As you share your memorable Market moments to your favorite social media channels, be sure to tag High Point Market and use the #HPMKT hashtag. Then, swing by The Point to pick up your printed memory and see what everyone else is posting from around Market on our photo wall.

2575

8am - 10:30am, Sat. Apr. 14

Authentic French Petit Déjeuner (Breakfast) - Join us!

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French Heritage, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

Baguettes, Toast, Croissants, Brioches, Pain au Chocolat, Palmier, Saumon Fumé avec Câpres, Fromage, Fruits frais, Café, Capuccino, The et Infusions, Jus d'Orange, Confiture et Gourmandises. Call for our free shuttle: (336) 491-6754 or (336) 885-2868

2615

8am - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Planned Furniture Promotions Carolina Harley Trail Participating Showroom

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IHFC C735 and C754

Hekman and Howard Miller are participating in Planned Furniture Promotions Carolina Harley Trail with a Harley Davidson motorcycle in the showroom. More information from PFP is at their website here www.FurnitureHarley.com

2649

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 14

Mimosas & Muffins

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Century Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Sip Sip Hooray! Get your day started with an assortment of breakfast pastries, coffee, and DIY Mimosa Bar.

2654

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 14

Morning Fuel - Coffee with Replacements

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replacements.com, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Start your day with us and learn more about our Designer Program!

2613

8:30am - 9:30am, Sat. Apr. 14

Social Brand-building for Designers/Creatives: Create authentic social presence & make career-changing connections!

Educational

Southern Furniture Co Inc

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

Ryan-Ashley Anderson left her advertising job and took her business, Smart + Becker, from day job side hustle, to traveling the country with Jewel’s 2017 Handmade Holiday Tour, to brick-and-mortar, in less than 6 months. How did she do it? You might be surprised to learn that it wasn’t by having thousands of followers on social media. It was by creating a consistent social brand, building an authentic digital community, taking risks, and asking for opportunities she never thought she’d get. Whether you’re a furniture designer, retailer, or lifestyle blogger, building a consistent digital brand is key. Learn how with copywriter-turned-biz consultant and full-time jewelry designer, Ryan-Ashley Anderson!

2359

8:30am - 9:30am, Sat. Apr. 14

Showplace Complimentary Breakfast

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Showplace Atrium

Start your day at Showplace with a complimentary muffins and coffee. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2320

9am - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Steelyard Designers Lounge

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Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Universal To The Trade and Steelyard invite you to experience the Designers Lounge in the Universal Furniture showroom, a designers-only salon and workspace complete with wifi, beverages and snacks. Catch up on emails and texts, review the day’s agenda, rehydrate and relax. Drop in anytime! Designers are encouraged to register at www.UniversalToTheTrade.com/MarketEvents.

2415

9am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 14

3 Vital Strategies to Boost Your Digital Marketing

Educational

HFA Retailer Resource Center, Plaza Suites, First Floor, RRC Seminar Room

Digital Marketing is a must in today’s retail environment and customer engagement becomes even more challenging. In this seminar, you’ll learn essential strategies to ensure you are digitally targeting your ideal customer and using the most effective ways to communicate your brand messaging to increase your store traffic.

2444

9am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 14

Florence Broadhurst: Fearless Design

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Selamat Designs, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for morning cheer and access to an exclusive giveaway, as we celebrate the latest licensing buzz - and a new furniture collection - named for the fiery red-haired Florence Broadhurst. Known for defying the gender barriers of her time, this entrepreneurial trailblazer became the world’s leading lady of wallpaper, with a signature collection of over 530 prints influenced by her travels and a lifetime of bold living. Don’t miss the insiders’ scoop and a lively kick-off to April Market.

2493

9:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 14

Weekend Bubbly Brunch at The Antique & Design Center

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Antique & Design Center, Market Square

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy a glass of bubbly with biscuits and other southern brunch favorites as you begin your day of treasure hunting at the Antique & Design Center on Ground level of Historic Market Square. With an addition of over 6600 square feet, you won’t want to miss a single square inch of soul nourishing goodness.

2673

9:30am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 14

Ribbon Cutting! Introducing Canvas Candy!

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IHFC H410

Canvas Candy will be doing a ribbon cutting on April 14th at 9:30am come join us!

2688

10am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 14

Andrew Martin Designer Tour

Educational

Resource Decor, 330 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 19 (Red Line)

2018 marks 40 years at the forefront of global design for British icon, Andrew Martin. To celebrate, founder, Martin Waller, will be at our High Point Market showroom on Saturday, April 14, from 10am, presenting pieces from his newest collection, Evolution. With an emphasis on streamlined silhouettes and luxe, high gloss finishes, Evolution represents an exciting new direction for the brand, favoring a more contemporary, nuanced and feminine aesthetic. Limited spaces available. Please RSVP to marketing@resourcedecor.com

2642

10am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Mid-Morning Coffee Boost with Jenkins Lamp!

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Jenkins Lamp & Shade, Showplace, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Come by for complimentary coffee and see our newest lineup of rustic/lodge, contemporary, transitional and collegiate-licensed lighting, pick up a catalog, and chat with the owners about upcoming projects! We will take your thoughts and questions, and work with you on any custom portable lighting colors, styles or specific projects you would like to see, in order to make your business truly unique in comparison to the rest of your competition.

2505

10am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 14

Editor at Large’s Guide to High Point Market

Educational

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Join Editor at Large’s president Julia Noran Johnston and members of her editorial team as they take a deep dive into their Designer’s Guide to High Point Market. This lively roundtable discussion will overview the events, products and people designers won’t want to miss while in High Point.

2512

10am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 14

KEYNOTE SERIES - T’s Coffee Talk with Trisha Yearwood

Educational

Center Stage at the Transportation Terminal

Join Trisha Yearwood for a special edition broadcast of her popular Facebook LIVE show, T's Coffee Talk, as she discusses her various business enterprises, shares her top business-building insights and dishes on building brand awareness. After her 20-minute chat, stick around for an interactive viewing of Trisha’s cooking show, Trisha’s Southern Kitchen, complete with commentary from Trisha and a live Q&A session with her fans from around the world. Presented by the High Point Market Authority. Sponsored by Klaussner Home Furnishings.

2393

10am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Mimosa Madness

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DeLoach, Market Square, Ground

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy mimosas and breakfast goodies while perusing the beautifully curated collection of vintage and modern finds at DELOACH showroom, located in the Antique and Design Center G-55.

2385

10am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 14

5 Color Mistakes You're Making Right Now

Educational

Alden Parkes, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Influential color specialist Maria Killam shares her groundbreaking Understanding Undertones system, tips to avoid common color mistakes and how to guide your clients choose the right color for their home. There will be a Q&A at the end with Maria. Refreshments will be served. Co-sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt and Alden Parkes. (0.1 CEU).

2293

10:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 14

How Augmented Reality Increases Consumer Confidence, Engagement and Closing

Educational

HFA Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Speaker: Ron Gordon, MicroD, LLC. Augmented Reality blends the real world with the virtual world to create an impressive and immersive virtual experience. 3D technology is improving rapidly and costs are dropping dramatically driven by applications in the video gaming industry and the enhanced support on mobile devices. As a result, it is no surprise that today’s shoppers expect more from their digital environment! Join MicroD as we introduce, explain, and demonstrate Augmented Reality. We’ll show how leading retailers are using these technologies to increase consumer engagement, confidence, and to close orders. Bring your questions because we have answers!

2322

11am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Passion Sucks! It’s All About the Money with Nick May

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Nick May of the Chaise Lounge Podcast hosts a panel discussion with designers on what makes their businesses go beyond passion. Featuring designers Robin Baron, David Charette, Jay Brito, Sita Montgomery and Angela Harris. RSVP at www.UniversalToTheTrade.com/MarketEvents.

2329

11am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Meet the Designers: Mark Badgley and James Mischka

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Badgley Mischka Home, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Iconic fashion designers Mark Badgley and James Mischka - known for dressing Hollywood’s stars on the red carpet - introduce their newest designs for Badgley Mischka Home, a signature collection of furnishings and decorative accents. Enjoy a complimentary beverage while touring their InterHall showroom.

2396

11am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Luxury Design and Luxe Bite

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HURTADO

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy the newest introductions to the Coral Collection and the Soho Collection with Hurtado. Enjoy the most enjoyable lunch and enjoy the luxury of design

2417

11am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Mimosas with Meg

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Couture Lamps, Inc., IHFC, Green, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Come join the Couture Lamps team as well sip mimosas with our licensee, Meg Caswell! Meg Caswell, winner of HGTV's Design Star, will be on site for a 2 hour meet and greets and to showcase her TWO collections of lamps. Featuring bright and playful colors and geometric designs, the Meg Caswell for Couture Lamps collection adds a pop of color to any room!

2454

11am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Champagne Brunch with Lillian August

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Wendover Art Group, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for champagne brunch with Lillian August as we celebrate her newest collection of artwork.

2539

11am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 14

No Longer Just French

Educational

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

We have been taking cues from the French for longer than we can remember, trying to master their effortlessly-chic aesthetic and adopting trends from Art Deco to French Country. Infatuated with French modernism, Mat Sanders and Brandon Quattrone of Consort, will discuss how the French influence has been incorporated into today’s modern design, drawing upon their experiences vintage hunting and strolling le Village St-Paul. Discussion moderated by Bria Hammel of Bria Hammel Interiors. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt. (0.1 CEU)

2550

11am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Fashion Snoops' Innovation Square - Obsess AR/VR Platform Demonstrations

Educational

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Come visit Fashion Snoops' Innovation Square at The Point as they celebrate innovation and design each day through activations and demonstrations from well-known artisans and makers from 11am - 2pm. Changing daily, the "Innovation Square" space will provide an interactive experience with intriguing and insightful visual displays of craftsmanship from some of the industry’s finest. On Saturday, April 14, get to know the technology leading the revolution in the retail space by experiencing first hand how virtual reality is changing the current shopping landscape. Come see the products projected in virtual life and get the full 360 experience with the Obsess team.

2653

11am - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Daily Trivia

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Blowing Rock Woodworks, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Come visit us for Trivia at 11am and 3pm. Have some fun, win a prize and even learn a thing or two.

2508

11:30am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Parson’s Table Pop-Up

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The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Offering the wildly popular homemade sandwiches, salads, sourdough bread and desserts that Market-goers have come to know and love for decades, the Parson’s Table will celebrate its 40th anniversary with a pop-up lunch service daily in The Point from 11:30am – 2pm on Friday, April 13 – Tuesday, April 17.

2578

11:30am - 2:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Grand Opening Celebration and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Social

Decor-Rest USA Inc., Plaza Suites, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Decor-Rest is on the move, opening a new showroom in High Point, and flexing our creative muscles in new categories like motion and dining. Join us the exciting Grand Opening Celebration, Saturday, April 14th at 11:30 a.m., as we cut the ribbon on our dynamic new space, located on the second floor of Plaza Suites (PS212). Special refreshment, gifts and spectacular entertainment.

2448

11:30am - 12:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

ART DAY Workshop with Interior Designers and Architects at The Rug Show

Educational

The Rug Show, Suites at Market Square, T-543

The Rug Show with Creative Matters Inc and Cover Magazine Present Art Day- A CEU Accredited Workshop. Participants are invited to engage in a one hour complimentary creative workshop, conducted by the Creative Matters team in collaboration with The Rug Show and Cover Magazine. Get away from the computer and let your creativity shine! Mediums will include oil pastel, charcoal, ink, wax resist and various papers. Open to all skill levels and expertise. (0.1 CEU) Limited places, please RSVP to http://www.therugshow.com/ceu-seminars-high-point-market and visit www.therugshow.com for more information.

2518

11:30am - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Italian Wine & Design Brunch

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SETS Italia, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 7

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

SETS Italia - distributors of IDP ITALIA and SOFAFORM continues to be on the move with its expanded warehouse programs and bringing new models designed for the US market! We will be showcasing new models and unveiling our 2018 QUICKSHIP design program. Join us for some brunch with some Italian wine, cheese, small bites and some design.

2473

11:30am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Retailer Lunch

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Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Join us in the Retailer Resource Center (RRC) for a tasty lunch. All buyers/retailers welcome.

2481

11:30am - 1:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

LUNCH WITH THE MAGICAL AVIVA STANOFF | Currey & Company

Educational

Currey & Company, Inc, IHFC, Main, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Meet design star, Aviva Stanoff, in the Currey showroom and see additions to The Aviva Stanoff Collection. Enjoy a freshly prepared lunch, have a glass or two, and hear how Aviva incorporates into her textiles and other designs a sense of positivity and good vibes which anyone can relate--regardless of geography, language or culture.

2446

12pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Lunch and Cocktail in Artmax

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Artmax, Inc., IHFC, Design Center, Floor 4

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Come to relax in Artmax for lunch and cocktail with wine and enjoy our beautiful and exciting new introductions.

2438

12pm - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Complimentary Lunch with Burton James

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Burton James, Inc., 310 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Come in, kick up your heels and enjoy a relaxing complimentary lunch in the Burton James Showroom!

2338

12pm - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 14

DESIGN VIEWPOINTS SERIES - Who Is Holding Back Your Fees – You or Your Client?

Educational

High Point Theatre (located in the Transportation Terminal)

Tobi Fairley, ASID, combines her interior design degree, an MBA, and a life coaching certification for her innovative approach to running a design business. Learn Tobi's method of blending the value of your work with your own self-worth to increase your bottom line. You will leave this presentation with the new perspective that selling clients on your ideal design fees is much more about your mindset than their willingness to invest in your services. Complimentary boxed lunch provided. 0.1 IDCEC-Approved CEU. Presented by the High Point Market Authority and ASID.

2594

12pm - 2:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Authentic French Déjeuner (Lunch) - Join us!

Social

French Heritage, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

Plat du Jour, Soupe du Jour, Salade Fraiche et Crudités, Dessert, Macarons, Café. Call for our free shuttle: (336) 491-6754 or (336) 885-2868

2697

12pm - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Lunch Served Daily

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D & W Silks, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

D&W Silks is pleased to provide lunch daily. Stop by and enjoy sandwiches and other fare while you browse our showroom.

2682

1pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Rizzy Home Donny Osmond Meet & Greet

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Rizzy Home, Showplace, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Donny Osmond Meet & Greet - Come meet Donny and see his already successful top-of-bed and pillow line with Rizzy Home.

2648

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Champagne Toast

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Century Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Enjoy a glass of champagne as we celebrate the grand opening of our new showroom at 200 Steele, Suite 213.

2294

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Experiential Marketing – How Your Business Should Be Marketing

Educational

HFA Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Speaker: Maggie Ellison, Event Marketing Strategies. Experiential marketing is the now of marketing. Learn what the term means and how to market your business in the marketing clutter that currently exists. Ellison will lead you through the strategy, development and implementation of local, regional and national experiential marketing campaigns and how to reach your audiences face-to-face!

2386

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 14

What's Your Time Worth?

Educational

Alden Parkes, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Designer Billy Ceglia shares insights and strategies for effective time management for design pros to maximize profits on every job. Learn how to charge correctly for your time and save thousands of dollars by using your time smarter. There will be a Q&A at the end with Billy. Refreshments will be served. Co-sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt and Alden Parkes. (0.1 CEU)

2452

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Blue Crush: Coastal Q&A and Coffee with Phoebe Howard

Educational

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

Recharge after lunch with interior designer Phoebe Howard and Coastal Living homes editor Ellen McGauley at a lively discussion of the renowned decorator’s new book, Coastal Blues: Mrs. Howard’s Guide to Decorating with the Colors of the Sea and Sky. Enjoy a breathtaking round-up of rooms from the just-released book, all featuring the beach's most beloved hue, plus a peek at some of Mrs. Howard's most vibrant blue color schemes. The 20-minute Q&A will be followed by a book signing.

2693

1:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Justina Blakeney Design Tour and Meet-n-Greet @ Loloi

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Loloi Rugs, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Loloi will host a meet-n-greet and design tour event with renowned designer and author, Justina Blakeney, during the Spring High Point Market. Taking place on Saturday, April 14 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in Loloi’s showroom, IHFC D320, the event will offer customers a chance to visit with Blakeney, hear about her design inspiration and process and preview her new rug and pillow collections with Loloi.

2696

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Pooch Pop Up presented by Crypton and Universal Furniture

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Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

A peaceful pack of comfort dogs and their human friends will be on hand at the CRYPTON POOCH POP UP to meet and greet weary trade show-goers at Universal Furniture.

2686

2pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

TURKISH TREATS AND YOUR BEST INSTAGRAM MOMENT

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KYNC Design, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

KYNC RUGS invites you to enjoy the most unique refreshments and photo opportunities at the Market! Come visit us for authentic Turkish refreshments - including chocolate River Stones - and to take your photo atop a stack of gorgeous, hand-knotted heirloom rugs. KYNC has a History in Heirlooms. This market, we bring you a REVOLUTION IN READY-MADE. If you love rugs, you can find out what the revolution is all about! 2PM - 3:30PM Daily | Friday through Tuesday KYNC RUGS | Suites at Market Square | M-1028 | Mezzanine May you always walk on luxury and comfort.

2665

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Kocktails with KOKET

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Koket, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Come by our luxurious booth and have "Kocktails with KOKET." Feel free to relax in our luscious space or talk to one of our amazing KOKET team members. Stop by and have some kocktails with us! We look forward to seeing you!

2425

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Book Signing & Bites with Kristy Woodson Harvey

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CODARUS, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Celebrate esteemed Southern author and design blogger Kristy Woodson Harvey's new book, The Secret to Southern Charm, shop your favorite CODARUS lines, and enjoy some treats with a bit of Southern Charm!

2369

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Afternoon Social

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IHFC (Accessory Floors, 2, 3, 4 & 4th Floor on Main, 7, 10 &11)

Join us for complimentary beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2372

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Afternoon Social

Social

C&D (Floors 1-8; Alternating Days)

Join us for complimentary beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2375

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Afternoon Social

Social

SAMS (Suites and SALON)

Join us for complimentary beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2376

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 14

TrendWatch: Spring 2018

Educational

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

IMC's popular TrendWatch program returns to High Point Market this spring with an inside look at leading trends shaping the home furnishings industry. TrendWatch, both an opening-day seminar and three on-site trend displays, is directed by home furnishings trend forecaster, editor and curator Julie Smith Vincenti of Nine Muses Media. Look for the three TrendWatch displays as you shop IMC properties: Suites at Market Square Lobby, IHFC Green Lobby and the walkway between IHFC and Showplace near the Transportation Terminal. (0.1 CEU)

2377

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Suite Spot Tour with Robin Baron

Educational

Tour will depart from the Top Floor of the Suites at Market Square

Designers, bloggers and social media maestros not only have their finger on the pulse of what is hot today, they influence consumer demand tomorrow. To get a first-hand look at what celebrity interior designer and lifestyle expert Robin Baron, of Robin Baron Design Inc., thinks is hot at High Point Market this spring, spend an hour on an intimate guided tour with her. Join Robin as she introduces you to her favorite finds on all three floors of The Suites at Market Square – the largest and only presentation of temporary exhibits and a must-see for every designer and retailer looking for what’s new and innovative. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMkt. RSVP required. To Register visit: http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/seminars-and-events/

2394

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Business of Design Roundtable with Kimberley Seldon

Educational

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Join Business of Design founder and working designer, Kimberley Seldon, as she moderates a roundtable discussion on the ins and outs of running an interior design firm. This group coaching session will offer sound business advice, solutions for pressing business challenges, and suggestions for achieving desired growth.

2323

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Social Media Mavens Top Tips for Social Media Success in 2018

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Join Adam Japko of Esteem Media as he talks with interior designers Shayla Copas, Natalie Redell, Lori Paragjnape and Erin Valencia about the top social media trends of 2018. Keep abreast of the myriad of changes in social media for 2018 so you won’t get lost in the shuffle. RSVP at www.UniversalToTheTrade.com/MarketEvents.  

2327

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Punch is the Color of Spring Tour

Social

Nathan Anthony Furniture Mfg, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Tour the custom upholstery brand's showroom featuring a pop of spring pastels, and enjoy handcrafted beverages with award-winning designer and lead creative Tina Nicole, who is co-founder of Los Angeles-based manufacturer Nathan Anthony. Event attendees may register to receive a complimentary Nathan Anthony gift.

2295

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Are you Being Held Hostage by your Salespeople? How to Escape without Paying a Ransom

Educational

HFA Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Speaker: John Egger and Rene Gingrich, Profitability Consulting. Have you ever retained a sub-par salesperson because you didn’t think you could find anyone better? Or because you dreaded the idea of starting over and training a new hire? Or have you allowed top performers to get away with murder because you’re afraid they’ll leave? Don’t be held hostage any longer—take these proactive steps: know the importance of bench strength and how to build it; drive accountability and discipline; recruit quality candidates; and train fast and effectively to minimize costs and get salespeople producing at high levels.

2449

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

ART DAY Workshop with Interior Designers and Architects at The Rug Show

Educational

The Rug Show, Suites at Market Square, T-543

The Rug Show with Creative Matters Inc and Cover Magazine Present Art Day- A CEU Accredited Workshop Participants are invited to engage in a one hour complimentary creative workshop, conducted by the Creative Matters team in collaboration with The Rug Show and Cover Magazine. Get away from the computer and let your creativity shine! Mediums will include oil pastel, charcoal, ink, wax resist and various papers. Open to all skill levels and expertise. (0.1 CEU) Limited places, please RSVP to http://www.therugshow.com/ceu-seminars-high-point-market and visit www.therugshow.com for more information.

2440

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Thoroughly Modern Traditionalists

Educational

Burton James, Inc., 310 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Be sure to join the fun as some of our industry's freshest voices gather at Burton James for a rousing conversation about what "Traditional Design" means in 2018. The always-inspiring Stacy Kunstel leads design mavens Shay Geyer, Chad James, and Scot Meacham Wood through the interior landscapes that have come to redefine, reimagine and reinvent today's traditional esthetic.

2521

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Disruption or Innovation? Navigating the Turmoil of Industry Consolidation

Educational

High Point Theatre (located in the Transportation Terminal)

Not all startups are disruptors, and not all disruptions are bad. How do you distinguish progress from predation? How do you navigate the rapid consolidation of online tools and product resources to find the right revenue model for your business? Join a robust and diverse panel of industry thought leaders to discuss all aspects of the rapidly-shifting reality and how you can make it work for you. Led by Nick May of The Chaise Lounge podcast and hosted by Steelyard.

2344

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

WHAT'S OLD IS NEW! Designing with Antiques in the Digital Age.

Educational

Currey & Company, Inc, IHFC, Main, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Today's interiors are all about story-telling and no element adds more to the story than a beautifully crafted antique object. Join ASPIRE Magazine and antiques experts Eric Cohler, President of Eric Cohler, Toma Clark Haines, CEO of The Antiques Diva & Co., Alexa Hampton, President of Mark Hampton, Jason Oliver Nixon, Co-Founder of Madcap Cottage, and Gary Inman, VP of Hospitality at Baskervill, as they discuss the relevance of antiques in age of technology.

2668

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Happy Hour

Social

The Howard Elliott Collection, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Stop by our showroom for a complimentary cocktail of your choice and home made appetizers & finger foods. Every day from 3-5pm.

2655

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Cocktails and Conversation with Replacements

Social

replacements.com, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join us for cocktails and learn more about our Designer Program!

2612

3pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

3rd Floor Block Party

Social

Mercana Furniture and Décor, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us on the 3rd floor for complimentary refreshments, hors d’oeuvres & live entertainment! Sip & savour, while you browse the showrooms of Mercana, Kenroy Home & Yosemite.

2622

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Design Your Life Cocktails and Curation

Social

Drexel, Market Square, Floor 5

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Join us to celebrate the launch of our new Select Dining Program. Cocktails and light bites will be served.

2627

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Tea with Amadi

Educational

Verellen Inc

Shuttle Stop: 11 (Green Line)

Listen to Taz Amadi talk about his rug collections while sipping tea.

2509

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Crypton Pooch Pop-Up

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

A peaceful pack of comfort dogs from Fostering Friendships will be on hand at the lounge in The Point to meet and greet Market-goers needing a quick break. Be sure to stop by to rest and recharge with a furry friend before heading out to the evening's social events. Snap a selfie with a #poochpopup dog and tag Crypton for a donation to be made to support this great cause.

2556

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Meet & Greet with The Scott Brothers

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Meet and greet with the popular founders of Scott Living, Drew and Jonathan Scott.

2566

3:30pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Serving Locally Grown Organic Eats & Drinks – Shop Healthy

Social

Woodbridge Furniture, 320 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Woodbridge is hosting catered eats and drinks on Saturday & Monday of market. As part of the 3rd Night Gala put on by the High Point Market Authority and Hamilton Wrenn District, we will serve fabulous eats from Sweet Basil and look forward to seeing you there.

2574

4pm - 6:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Cocktails & Heavy Hors d'oeuvres

Social

Chelsea House, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Join us for drinks and heavy hors d'oeuvres.

2582

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Grand Opening Celebration and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Social

Spectra Home/Palatial, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Join us for cocktails, sexy silhouettes and smooth jazz supplied by the High Point University Jazz Ensemble.

2558

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Black Interior Designers Network Mixer at The Point

Social

The Point (on Commerce Ave next to the Transportation Terminal)

Join members of the Black Interior Designers Network as they mix and mingle in Market’s newest space, The Point. Enjoy complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres while developing and deepening important business connections.

2632

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

“Reclaim the Past with 3D Technology” by Heather Pendrak, CEO Pendragon 3D

Educational

Mill Village Collective, Union Square, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 27 (Red Line)

Talk will take place at Mill Village Collective's new Union Square location at 410 W. English Rd. Pendragon 3D demonstrates how new technology can preserve traditional craftsmanship for future generations. Beginning with digital 3D scanning and modeling, damaged antiques and vintage furnishings are easily primed for reconstruction. Heather Pendrak is the CEO, as well as an artist, educator, entrepreneur and community outreach specialist. Join us for drinks following Talk.

2599

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Cocktail Hour

Social

Fine Furniture Design

Shuttle Stop: 13 (Green Line)

Stop by on your way home for a night cap and light snacks.

2616

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Art Party + Champagne Lounge

Social

Bernhardt Furniture Company, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 6

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

If Luxe French bubbly, original artwork, and confab with interior designers sounds like your ideal end-of-day, Bernhardt invites you to join us. Contemporary fine art courtesy of SOCO Gallery on exhibit in our champagne lounge. Drop in!

2681

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Rizzy Home Launch Party for Connie Post

Social

Rizzy Home, Showplace, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Connie Post for Rizzy Home - Join us for the launch party of Connie Post products, accompanied by Connie herself!

2698

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Cocktail Hour!

Social

D & W Silks, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Unwind and browse the D&W Silks showroom as you enjoy libations, including samplings from our Kentucky bourbon collection, at the end of the market day!

2699

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Celebrate Our Return to Interhall

Social

John Strauss Furniture Design, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Come visit us at IH 410 for some sparkling wine and delicious macarons to celebrate our return to Interhall from 4-6 pm. Meet designers Carisa Marie and John Strauss and see their newest designs!

2330

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Sit 'n Sip Happy Hour

Social

Lloyd Flanders Industries Inc, Market Square, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Relax and check out new products for outdoor living at the Lloyd Flanders showroom.

2360

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Complimentary Afternoon Bars

Social

Showplace (Floors 1, 2 & 3)

Join us for beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2357

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Complimentary Afternoon Bars

Social

200 N. Hamilton Street (Alternating Floors)

Join us for beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2364

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Complimentary Afternoon Bars

Social

Market Square (Floors 1&2)

Join us for beer & wine while you network with your peers throughout the IMC properties. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2296

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

What Does the “Store of the Future” Look Like?

Educational

HFA Retailer Resource Center- 1st Floor Plaza Suites

Speaker: Martin Roberts, Martin Roberts Design. Everyone is talking about the buying "experience” in furniture stores today. Experts agree that this will draw customers in, get them to test and interact with merchandise and buy more products. But, when it comes down to details on how to implement this bold, new and potentially mind-altering experience few helpful hints or suggestions can be found. Roberts will present a new prototype concept that incorporates the latest thinking and the most up-to-date technology to achieve a “Store of the Future”. If you want to know what’s next in retail you need to be at this session! (TRACK: Store Design/Merchandising)

2306

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Cocktail Hour at Mr Brown London

Social

Mr. Brown

Shuttle Stop: 25 (Red Line)

4 o'clock p.m. is not tea time at Mr Brown London. It's the start of cocktail hour. Everyday at four for run of show, Mr Brown London is serving Dirty Martinis and his signature drink, the Spiked Palmer, plus nibbles. Pop in for lively conversation, cocktails and great design.

2310

4pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Meatballs and Moonshine Party

Social

Phillips Collection, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Come join us opening night of the High Point Market for our famous Meatballs and Moonshine Industry Mixer. All are welcome and sponsors include ART, ASID, ASFD, WithIt, IMC, SFC, IDS and the High Point Market Authority.

2398

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Captivating Design in Morocco – The New Artisan Frontier

Educational

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

Back in December, a group of industry creatives joined Home Accents Today Editor in Chief Susan Dickenson for a design excursion to Morocco, where (as guests of the Kingdom and trade organization Maison De L’Artisans) they toured artisan sites, saw ancient and modern masterpieces of home décor and design, shopped the back alleys and souks of the medina, and explored the Min Yadina trade show of Moroccan handcrafts. Dickenson will lead a discussion with this talented group of travelers- Justina Blakeney, Aviva Stanoff, Teddie & Courtney Garrigan, Nancy Price, Greg O’Neal, and Lenise Willis – about the unique products, crafts, trends and places they found in Casablanca, Marakech, Rabat, and points beyond. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt .1CEU

2370

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

InterHall Martini Parties

Social

IHFC: InterHall 1st Floor

Where Market Mixes! InterHall at IHFC. Specialty Martinis at 4 different locations throughout InterHall. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2476

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Retailer Happy Hour

Social

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Come by and take a load off! End your day with a little cheer! Happy Hour - Beer/Wine and Munchies. All retailers/buyers welcome

2497

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Happy Hour at The Antique & Design Center

Social

Antique & Design Center - Boiler Room Bar

Make the last few hours of the day the best, with a taste of Whiskey made right here in North Carolina, compliments of Troy & Sons Distillers, to accompany your Happy Hour shopping at The Antique & Design Center. The Boiler Room Bar is a special piece of History at High Point Market that you won't want to miss.

2501

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Celebrate April 2018 Market

Social

Highland House Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Please join us as we toast the opening of High Point Market for April 2018.

2484

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Apps & Artwork with Thom Filicia

Social

Wendover Art Group, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for Appetizers & Artwork as we preview Thom’s newest collection for Wendover Art Group.

2491

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Fall 2018 Collection Launch Party

Social

Gus* Design Group, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 5

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us to help launch our Fall 2018 Collection, where we’ll be showcasing new leather upholstery and rug collections. Drinks, snacks and a classic video games competition. Prize for highest Donkey Kong score.

2492

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Sip and See What's New with Kindel

Social

Kindel, Karges, Councill, 200 Steele, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Visit us for the premiere of our new collection with Grand Rapids designer, Jeffery Roberts. Featured furniture from the Winterthur Collection receives a modern twist. Refreshments will be served.

2392

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Mod Wine and Cheese Party

Social

DeLoach, Market Square, Ground

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy sips and bites while perusing a beautifully curated collection of vintage and moderns pieces at the DELOACH showroom, located in the Antique & Design Center,G-55.

2439

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Happy Hour with Burton James

Social

Burton James, Inc., 310 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Get "Happy on Hamilton" at Burton James' daily happy hour full of bubbling beverages and light bites!

2390

4:30pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Cocktails & Dinner

Social

Modern History Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 23 (Red Line)

Please join us for Cocktails & Dinner every evening under our patio pavilion!

2382

4:30pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Cocktails & Dinner

Social

Somerset Bay

Shuttle Stop: 23 (Red Line)

Please join us every evening for cocktails and dinner in our patio pavilion!

2595

4:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Authentic French Apéritifs et Hors D'Oeuvres - Join us!

Social

French Heritage, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

Fromages Divers, Cornichons, Jambon, Pâté de Campagne, Pain Frais, Fruits, Des Bon Vins, Macarons et Sucreries. Call for our free shuttle: (336) 491-6754 or (336) 885-2868

2638

5pm - 8:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Mill Village Collective at Union Square - Craft beer and wine reception

Social

Mill Village Collective, Union Square, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 27 (Red Line)

Celebrating a new location in the historic Union Square building for the innovators, makers and custom resources that make up Mill Village Collective. Exhibitors and guests will mingle in this former hosiery mill with a selection of refreshments including craft beer and wine.

2617

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Blooms, Bubbles and Bon Bons

Social

Diane James Home, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join us for champagne and chocolates and view our new Spring/Summer 2018 collections. M-7042

2565

5pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Ribbon Cutting and Market Party

Social

Momeni, Inc., IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for the unveiling of our new showroom and the launch of our re-brand for Momeni Rugs. We'll be serving our signature Aperol Spritz. Stop in to relax and enjoy music, cocktails and light bites along with lively conversation and great design.

2593

5pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Designing With Purpose - Special Talk with Kelli Ellis and Fashion Snoops' Jaye Anna Mize

Educational

Sunpan Modern Home, Showplace, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for the launch of the Kelli Ellis Collection X Sunpan. Featuring a special talk from Kelli Ellis and Jaye Anna Mize, VP of Home Interiors at Fashion Snoops, as they share the important role consumer trends play when designing a furniture collection. Mix and mingle to follow. Space is limited.

2692

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

A Toast and Taste on 10

Social

IHFC, Floor 10, D1015 IHFC

Join us for A Toast and Taste on 10! Cocktails and bites will be served on the floor and in showrooms. Make sure to visit these great showrooms on the 10th floor: American Heritage Billiards, IMAB Group, Gat Creek, Creative Furniture, Himolla, Luonto Furniture, Circa Loft, Style N Living, Fabelli, Durham Furniture, A-America, Murrow’s Transfer and Actona.

2685

5pm - 12am, Sat. Apr. 14

A French Inspired Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Event

Social

Najarian Furniture Company

Shuttle Stop: 4 (Green Line)

Najarian Furniture will be hosting a French Inspired Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Event to debut their new showroom space. Hors d'oeuvres, specialty cocktails, French wines, and classical music will be featured.

2662

5pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 14

CDJ X HVL: Hudson Valley Lighting and Traditional Home Celebrate the Launch of the Corey Damen Jenkins Collection

Social

Hudson Valley Lighting, Market Square, Mezzanine

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Celebrate the launch of our first designer collaboration; Corey Damen Jenkins for Hudson Valley Lighting. Meet Corey, explore the collection, and enjoy drinks and appetizers.

2383

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Market Party

Social

Hancock & Moore, 200 Steele, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

"Come party with the reigning leather company" - Come relax, enjoy hors d'oeuvres and drinks and rub elbows with friends from the industry.

2384

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Meet & Greet Cocktail Party

Social

Fine Art Lamps, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for our bi-annual industry mixer and meet with one of our Guest Designers, Alex Woogmaster. Our collaboration has resulted in two unique and exquisite collections featuring our American-made Studio Glass. Stop by to say hello and enjoy some great bites, drinks & music!

2399

5pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 14

The Magic of Morocco - Meet & Greet Reception and Book Signing

Social

Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

You won’t want to miss this festive celebration of Morocco and meet & greet with our esteemed group of celebrated designers. Favorite select pieces from each designer’s travel will be on display and lively hors d'oeuvres and cocktails will bring you into the Moroccan experience! Justina Blakeney will also be on hand signing copies of her book The New Bohemians Handbook. Books will be available for purchase onsite. Co-Sponsored by Home Accents Today and IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2411

5pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Opening Night Launch Party Introducing Corey Damen Jenkins for Hudson Valley Lighting

Social

Hudson Valley Lighting, Historic Marque Square, M90

Join us as we will be introducing our new licensed collection with Corey Damen Jenkins. Honored guests will have a chance to meet Corey and the Hudson Valley Lighting team while taking a closer look at their fabulous lighting creations. Co-Sponsored by Traditional Home and Hudson Valley Lighting

2397

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Wine and Cheese with Hurtado Furniture

Social

HURTADO

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy a great conversation about luxury design from Spain with Wine and Cheese at the Hurtado Furniture showroom. View the newest introductions to the Coral Collection and the Soho Collection.

2362

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Sunset on 3

Social

Showplace: 3rd Floor Balcony

Complimentary Beer, Wine and Passed Hors d'oeuvres. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.

2435

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Champagne Social

Social

LANCASTER Custom Crafted Upholstery, Market Square, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

It's that time of day to wind down and relax with Market friends. We think a glass - or two - of bubbly will do just fine. Pop in between 5-7pm when the corks start flying! We can't wait for you to see our new Spring 2018 releases.

2422

5pm - 6:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

End Your Day on Elm

Social

Courtyard

Unwind with a glass of wine or beer after a busy day at Market. Listen to live music by the Mulligans while sampling innovative appetizers prepared by the Palliser chefs.

2451

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Wine and Cheese Daily

Social

Selva, 525 N. Wrenn, Floor1

Shuttle Stop: 22 (Red Line)

Cocktail hour

2461

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Outdoor Living with Barclay Butera and ELLE DÉCOR! Celebrate Barclay’s NEW Collection for Castelle: Palm Springs

Social

Castelle, IHFC M101, Main, Floor 1

5:00-5:30 Meet & Greet Interiors Designer Barclay Butera and Hearst Design Group’s Karen Marx; 5:30-6:00 Panel Discussion on outdoor living, entertaining, & design; 6:00-7:00 Mix and Mingle~ Cocktails & Canapes~ Swinging Tunes~ Photo Opps~ Raffles and More!

2472

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Capsule Collections Launch Party

Social

Jaipur Living, Showplace, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join Jaipur Living in celebrating the launch of three Capsule Collections. Meet the design team from world-renowned textile creator Pollack and fete the art-design collaboration of Zoe Bios Creative. Each has partnered with Jaipur Living to create truly inspirational pieces that relate back to their custom fabrics, one-of-a-kind art pieces, or magical vision. Toast these designers and their new ventures over cocktails.

2524

5pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 14

CDJ X HVL: Hudson Valley Lighting and Traditional Home Celebrate the Launch of the Corey Damen Jenkins Collection

Social

Littman Brands, Market Square, Mezzanine

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Celebrate the launch of our first designer collaboration; Corey Damen Jenkins for Hudson Valley Lighting. Meet Corey, explore the collection, and enjoy drinks and appetizers.

2526

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Outdoor Living with Barclay Butera and Hearst Design Group

Educational

Castelle, IHFC, Main, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Celebrate Barclay's New Outdoor Collection for Castelle - Palm Springs with an educational and social event on Saturday, April 14th. Beginning at 5pm with a Meet and Greet with Barclay and Karen Marx, spokesperson, Hearst Design Group, followed by a panel Q & A Discussion on Outdoor Living, Entertaining and Design. A Mix and Mingle caps the event with Cocktails and Canapes, swinging tunes, photo opps and more!

2647

5:30pm - 7:30pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Desserts & Champagne

Social

Old Biscayne Designs, 310 N. Hamilton St., Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Join us as we toast the opening of Old Biscayne Design's New High Point showroom location with desserts and champagne.

2597

6pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 14

French Heritage Hosts the Gail Doby Coaching & Consulting 10 Year Anniversary Celebration

Social

French Heritage, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

Join Gail Doby, Erin Weir and their colleagues to celebrate their Ten Year Anniversary serving the interior design community. Enjoy a special French Heritage "Signature Cocktail" by Chef Blake Elsinghorst and gourmet appetizers. Upon arrival don't forget to get entered in our 2 drawings for a free 1-hour business coaching session with Gail Doby AND a drawing for an exquisite piece of French Heritage furniture. Cheers! Call for our free shuttle: (336) 491-6754 or (336) 885-2868

2350

6pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Century Furniture Grand Opening Showroom Market Party

Social

Century Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Please join Century Furniture in celebrating the grand opening of their new showroom at 200 Steele. An evening of delicious food, drinks, and music.

2585

6:30pm - 11pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Sunpan Garden Party

Social

Sunpan Modern Home, Showplace, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for an enchanted evening in the gardens, with cocktails and conversations, divine hors d'oeuvres and desserts, and live entertainment. All Buyers welcome. Space is limited. RSVP | www.sunpan.rsvpify.com

2571

7pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Stars Under the Stars Featuring Con Brio

Social

Center Stage at the Transportation Terminal

Complimentary food and beverage will be served. Sponsored by the High Point Market Authority. *NOTE: 6:45pm early entry for Market guests issued a Buyer pass.

2457

7pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 14

Italian Artistry and Design Meets Operatic Performance - First time at High Point Market!

Social

CONARTE AMERICA by Minick Wood

Shuttle Stop: 6 (Green Line)

ConArte America is thrilled to announce its collaboration with designer and tenor David Santiago of Strictly Santi to create their newest collection: Bel Canto, launching this fall. Come celebrate ConArte's union of luxurious, solid wood Italian furniture with David and social media goddess, soprano Stacy Dove, for an evening of Italian culture, music, and celebration. Eat, drink, and enjoy a serenade of operatic highlights. ConArte America Showroom: 827 W Green Dr, High Point. Free parking.