Interior Designers Mark your Calendar for Wakefield Design Center’s Spring Market Day
April 14, 2016
Text by Lynda Simonton
Mark your calendar for Wakefield Design Center’s 2016 Spring Market Day.
The Wakefield Design Center in Stamford, Connecticut once again hosts design luminaries for their spring Market Day. Here is the roster of exciting speakers who will discuss the latest trends in home furnishings, new product introductions, book signings and more.
The event kicks off at 12 noon on Thursday, May 5.
Q&A Alex Papachristidis | The Age of Elegance
A lively discussion between Stacey Bewkes of Quintessence and Alex Papachristidis on his approach to creating elegant interiors while utilizing bold and classic designs. Peruse his book The Age of Elegance, page-after-page filled with luxury. Book signing to follow.
Michael Schleuse | Julian Chichester: History is in the Details
Discover classically-inspired English furniture and lighting that embodies truly timeless aesthetics with Julian Chichester. Michael Schleuse, the national sales manager of Julian Chichester, will guide us through an informative exploration of the development and evolution of the brand’s most iconic pieces and the historical inspiration behind them.
Denise McGaha | Designing with A Deadline in Interiors, Fashion and Life
Explore the influence fashion holds on the production of lighting with Currey & Co. Brand Ambassador, Denise McGaha. Learn how to utilize what brands have to offer with in-stock items.
Libby Langdon | Broadening Your Brand and Exploring Licensing Opportunities
Easy, Elegant, Everyday Style is the ethos of designer, author and makeover television personality, Libby Langdon. Discover practical tips on how to catapult your business, exploring brand expansion and licensing opportunities.
Q&A Alessandra Branca | The New Living Room
A cozy conversation between designer Alessandra Branca and New England Home’s homes editor, Stacy Kunstel, discussing how to create a chic living room design that can intermingle with everyday life.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to do a portfolio review with New England Home editors Stacy Kunstel and Karin Lidbeck Brent. Share your portfolio with Stacy and Karin, and get their feedback on publishing your work in New England Home and other interior design magazines.
Please RSVP to [email protected] if you would like to attend and indicate if you would like to schedule a portfolio review.