Events

40021

7:30am - 9am, Mon. Apr. 08

Live Painting Demonstrations

Educational

Linda Donohue Fine Art, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Watch live demonstrations by Linda Donohue of seascapes and abstract expressionist paintings in acrylics on canvas using a pallet knife and brushes.


Speakers: Michelle Lamb

40253

7:30am - 9pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Theodore Alexander Invites You To Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Social

Theodore Alexander

Shuttle Stop: 8 (Green Line)

Theodore Alexander will be serving breakfast, lunch and dinner for all who would like to attend. Hope to see you there! IN THE DINING ROOM Breakfast: April 5-10, 7:30am - 10:00am Lunch: April 5-10, Noon - 2:00pm Dinner: April 5-8, 6:00pm - 9:00pm


40258

8am - 10am, Mon. Apr. 08

The Market Grind - Momeni Espresso and Breakfast Bar

Social

Momeni, Inc., IHFC, Main, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join Momeni Rugs every morning for breakfast and custom made espresso in our showroom cafe.


40268

8am - 10am, Mon. Apr. 08

Complimentary Breakfast with Burton James

Social

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

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


40279

8am - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Arts in the Garden

Social

COHAB.Space

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

In April 2019, during the spring furniture market, the Southwest Renewal Foundation in partnership with Cohab.space at 1547 West English Street will sponsor an outdoor sculpture show. A percentage of the sales will go to support the activities of the nonprofit foundation in southwest High Point, where it focuses on economic development, environmental improvements including an urban greenway, public art, and historic preservation. Cohab.space, located in the restored Melrose Mill, is a new and unique addition to the High Point Market as it offers a showroom, studio space for artists and craftsmen, a garden, and a meeting place for the community. Beginning April 3rd and continuing during the rest of the market, the exhibit will be open.


40227

8am - 8pm, Mon. Apr. 08

#HPMKTmemory Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

Social

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

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 #HPMKTmemory 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.


40231

8am - 11:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

Breakfast with Hurtado Furniture

Social

HURTADO

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy exclusive designs by Hurtado Furniture such as the introductions to the Santa Barbara Collection, Soho Collection, and many more. We look forward to your visit to our showroom.


40239

8am - 10am, Mon. Apr. 08

Bloody Mary Bar

Social

Highland House Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Start off your morning with a bloody mary at the Highland House showroom!


40243

8am - 10:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

Daily Petit Dejeuner (French Continental Breakfast)

Social

French Heritage, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

Enjoy a delicious French Continental Breakfast with your choice of fresh baked breads and croissants, smoked salmon, fruit salad, cream cheese and yogurt. Coffee, tea and orange juice will be provided as beverages.


40182

8am - 10am, Mon. Apr. 08

Mimosas & Macaroons

Social

Century Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Start your day off right with "Build Your Own" Mimosa Bar & tasty macaroons in the Century showroom.


40040

8am - 10am, Mon. Apr. 08

Complimentary Gourmet Coffee

Social

200 N Hamilton: Courtyard

Start your day off at 200 N. Hamilton with a complimentary coffee. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


40069

8am - 9am, Mon. Apr. 08

Leather 101: Interior Designer Breakfast with American Leather and Bison

Educational

American Leather, Showplace, Floor 5

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

This breakfast event will offer an IDCEC approved CEU-credited course for interior designers to learn more about designing with leather, and how to choose the best leather for various interior spaces. Specific take-aways include: the history of leather making, how does the tanning process work, how to distinguish between the different types of leather and designing with leather in your space.


CEU Hours: 0.1

RSVP Required

40164

8am - 2pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Daily Breakfast and Lunch

Social

Unique Loom, Market Square, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Please join us for breakfast and/or lunch daily in our showroom - MS 290.


40125

8am - 8pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Phillips Collection Warehouse Tour

Social

916 Finch Ave, High Point, NC 27263

Come see our sprawling 400,000 square foot campus just minutes from downtown High Point where we'll be touring the vast live edge and geode inventory all day long. No appointments necessary, just pop in and we'll greet you at the door!


40060

8:30am - 9:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

Showplace Complimentary Breakfast

Social

Showplace Atrium

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

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


40296

8:30am - 9:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

ASID Member Breakfast

Social

Surya, Showplace, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

HOSTED BY THE CAROLINAS CHAPTER OF ASID We invite members of ASID to join us for mimosas, breakfast and a showroom tour.


40195

9am - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Universal To The Trade Designers Lounge

Social

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Join Universal to the Trade, along with Moore & Giles, Design Manager and Crypton for a designers-only salon and workspace complete with wifi, beverages and work stations, plus a blow-dry bar and touch-up makeup service available Saturday through Monday from 2-6 p.m. Check our website to see special events within the Lounge including Gail Doby of Gaily Doby Consulting (Saturday and Sunday). And don’t miss Live from the Lounge with Nick May, Saturday through Monday from 4-5 p.m. NOTE: Lounge opens at Noon on Friday. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


Speakers: Gail Doby, Nick May

RSVP Required

40236

9am - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Loloi's 15th Anniversary

Social

Loloi Rugs, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Come celebrate Loloi's 15th Anniversary during the High Point Market. Join us for a tour of our newest branded and licensed collections, now on display in our newly expanded showroom, and stay for some happy hour hors d'oeuvres and drinks.


40080

9am - 10am, Mon. Apr. 08

It's About the People, Not the Furniture

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

If you think your business is all about furniture, you may be missing a vital ingredient: people! This workshop covers relationships between you and your employees and between your employees and your customers. Are your customers motivated to sell? Are they motivating your customers to buy? There are companies that have figured this out. In a single hour, you can learn how to be one of them. Speaker: Joe Milevsky, JRM Sales & Management, Inc.


Speakers: Joe Milevsky

40111

9am - 10am, Mon. Apr. 08

Coffee in Bed

Educational

Luxe Sleep/Pandora de Balthazar, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

What better way to start your morning at Market, then to get back in bed?! Stop by our showroom for a cup of coffee and curl up in one of our beds to experience our life changing European Sleep System! This unique 15 minute experience will set the perfect day ahead!


40098

9:30am - 11:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

Style Spotters Trend Tours - Expanded for 2019!

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

New, expanded format for 2019! Now you can enjoy a personal trip through some of the most stunning showrooms at Market with one of our style spotting gurus, Saturday – Tuesday. On Saturday, Sunday, and Monday, two Style Spotters will take off from The Point each day to show you the showrooms they love to shop in a specific product category. Then, on Tuesday, immediately after the Style Spotters LIVE! event, four Style Spotters step down from the dais to take you on a personal tour of their favorite Spring Market showrooms. See the full schedule and RSVP for the Category Tours at http://highpointmarket.org/events/ss-trend-tours. Sponsored by Crypton.


Speakers: Shay Geyer, Gary Inman, Shayla Copas, Cynthia Ferguson, Courtney McLeod, Eric Haydel, Benjamin Johnston, Laura Thurman, Erinn Valencich, Kara Cox

RSVP Required

40090

9:30am - 11am, Mon. Apr. 08

The Nuts and Bolts of Editorial Photography

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join Kathy Wall, President and Ringleader of The Media Matters Inc., and our panel as they discuss art direction and consumer editorial photography. Learn what it takes to showcase your design projects and how to have the best photography possible chosen for trade and consumer editorial reviews. Joining the panel will be stylist Frances Bailey, photographer Lincoln Barbour and publishing veteran Lynn Terry. Breakfast bites will be served. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMKT. (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Kathy Wall, Frances Bailey, Lincoln Barbour, Lynn Terry

40297

9:30am - 10:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

Design’s Role in the Healthy Home Movement

Educational

Surya, Showplace, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

HOSTED BY SHERWIN WILLIAMS & SHANE JONES, PRESIDENT, CAROLINAS ASID This course will focus on paint technologies you can specify to help improve the quality of your client’s home. (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Shane Jones

40287

9:30am - 10:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

Instagram for Interior Designers: Rules, Tools and How to Work the 2019 Algorithm

Educational

Wendy Concannon Photography, Suites At Market Square, Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Dunes and Duchess and Wendy Concannon Photography Present.. Join Social Media Guru and Design Influencer’s Conference emcee Stacy Kunstel of Dunes and Duchess as she presents the ins and outs of growing an Instagram following, working the rules of the new Instagram algorithm and developing a brand identity that stands out on a platform with more than 1.3 billion users. We’ll have drinks, snacks and as much information as you can absorb!


Speakers: Stacy Kunstel

40203

10am - 11am, Mon. Apr. 08

Getting Your Dreams in Print: How to Publish a Book

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Ever wanted to put your designs in print? Join Design Today Editor Jane Dagmi and recently published interior designer Shayla Copas for a discussion on what it takes to publish a book in the world of interior design. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


Speakers: Jane Dagmi, Shayla Copas

RSVP Required

40064

10am - 11am, Mon. Apr. 08

American Design: Preserving Our Past, Charting the Future

Educational

Global Views, IHFC, D220

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Historically-inspired entertainment is at its peak: Broadway's Hamilton, Starz's Outlander, and PBS's Victoria capture our imagination with their atmospheric historical settings. Join WILLIAMSBURG and Global Views in welcoming moderator Marina Case and panelists Anthony Baratta, Young Huh, Ron Woodson and Jaime Rummerfield, and Gary Inman as they consider the relevance of historic buildings and décor to today's interiors. Gain insights from how their design visions draw inspiration from America's past.


Speakers: Marina Case, Anthony Baratta, Young Huh, Ron Woodson, Jaime Rummerfield, Gary Inman

40118

10am - 11am, Mon. Apr. 08

Let’s Talk Tariffs – Exploring 2019 Economic Impactors

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Industry experts and analysts Jerry Epperson of Mann, Armistead and Epperson, LTD. and Ken Smith of Smith Leonard PLLC have decades of experience in home furnishings, researching and monitoring the trends and actions that directly impact the industry from an economic standpoint. Join Jerry and Ken for an insightful roundtable discussion as they forecast the economic indicators retailers need to be aware of for the second half of 2019, including tariffs, anti-dumping petitions, changes in prices and sourcing, and beyond.


Speakers: Jerry Epperson, Ken Smith

40135

10am - 11am, Mon. Apr. 08

Replacements, Ltd. Presents: Living Your Ideal Lifestyle

Educational

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Lifestyle is no longer about WHAT you own, rather HOW you use what you own every day. Collaborate with designers MA Allen, Jean Liu and Libby Langdon through a panel moderated by Traditional Home’s Senior Style Editor Krissa Rossbund to learn how you can help your clients achieve the lifestyle they want to live. A question and answer segment with follow. Co-Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt and Alden Parkes (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: MA Allen, Jean Liu, Libby Langdon, Krissa Rossbund

40173

10am - 4pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Designer Day at Borkholder Furniture

Social

Borkholder Furniture, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 11

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Network and nibble during our day-long open house for the trade.


40081

10:30am - 11:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

Creating a Winning Retail Experience That Turns Customers into Promoters

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Today, more than ever before, customer experiences will make or break your retail future. Online reviews, omnichannel shopping options, employee turnover, and competition small and large are all threats to your business. In this session, we will discuss how to listen to customers at different points in the buying experience, what is a Net Promoter Score and how it positively impacts the success of your business and how to ensure your customers are your promoters after the purchase. Speakers: Byron Zanopoulo and Dean Horowitz, Signet Research


Speakers: Byron Zanopoulo, Dean Horowitz

40031

11am - 11:30am, Mon. Apr. 08

How to Frame Your Silk Scarf by Wexel Art

Educational

Wexel Art Displays, Showplace, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Gorgeous silk scarves are art pieces, and should be treated as such. Come by Showplace 2335 to see our method of framing and hanging an Hermes silk scarf in a 40x40" Wexel Art Double Panel frame. Don't forget to drop your business card off to enter to win the scarf at the end of the show!


40152

11am - 2pm, Mon. Apr. 08

The BEST Brunch in High Point!

Social

Spicher and Co, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Visit the Spicher and Co showroom at IHFC Design Center 423 for a delicious brunch including made-to-order omelets, french toast, coffee and mimosas. Don't forget to enter the brunch drawing for a change to win $500 store credit!


40190

11am - 12pm, Mon. Apr. 08

CEU: The Ins and Outs of Performance

Educational

200 Steele Building, 2nd Floor Atrium

How does your knowledge of performance product stack up against industry standards? Learn the ways you can achieve performance without sacrificing beauty in our 2019 April Market CEU from the Inside Out Team.


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Patrick Shelton

40300

11am - 12pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Trials and Tribulations of the Traveling Designer

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Join Nick May of The Chaise Lounge Podcast as he leads a worldly dialogue about succeeding as a traveling designer. Designers Chad James, Nina Magon, Susan Jamieson and Benjamin Johnston will share stories and lessons learned about managing business on-the-go … from executing long-distance design projects to attending global industry events. This panel of prominent experts will share ways to best: source materials and product in remote areas; connect with reliable contractors and craftspeople on location; showcase your travels for increased social following and PR; and ensure that your local clients are satisfied while your away!


Speakers: Chad James, Susan Jamieson, Benjamin Johnston, Nick May, Nina Magon

RSVP Required

40284

11:30am - 1:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Lunch with Fabricut

Social

Fabricut, Market Square Tower, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Relax and recharge with a light lunch at the Fabricut showroom. Frozé and other refreshments will be served. While enjoying lunch, take in the latest collections from Fabricut, Trend, Stroheim, S. Harris and Vervain, including new fabrics, trimmings, wallcoverings, drapery hardware, and more!


40225

11:30am - 2pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Parson's Table Pop-Up

Social

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Offering the wildly popular homemade sandwiches, salads, sourdough bread and desserts that Market-goers have come to know and love for decades, the ladies of Parson’s Table will celebrate their 40-plus years of serving Market guests with a pop-up lunch service daily in The Point from 11:30am – 2pm on Friday, April 5 – Tuesday, April 9.


40067

12pm - 1pm, Mon. Apr. 08

The Essence of the Bed Versus the Aesthetic of the Bedroom

Educational

Pandora de Balthazar/Luxe Sleep, Inc., SAMS, M-8037

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Renowned designer, Pandora de Balthazar, will discuss the importance of building a quality bed while achieving the beautiful bedroom look to which everyone aspires. Do not sacrifice the quality of sleep. Both can be achieved! Champagne and light bites will be served.


Speakers: Pandora De Balthazar

40024

12pm - 1pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Lunch ‘N Learn with Sunbrella -- Well-Being and Design: Elements of Positive Environments.

Educational

Watermark Living

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Designing healthy spaces using colorful textiles. We’ll discuss how to create effective color palettes utilizing textiles for healthy lifestyle settings indoor and out. Participants will gain knowledge and understanding of the benefits of integrating color and in the selection and specification of performance fabrics in lifestyle designs for personal health and well-being. By the end of this CEU, participants will have learned how color influences emotions and behavior, impact health and well-being. How color schemes can be used with textiles for personal health. How color combinations can improve well-being. RSVP: lrudd@laurieruddpr.com


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Marcia Blake

RSVP Required

40010

12pm - 2pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Patina Vie Collection for CASTELLE Launch Luncheon

Social

Castelle, IHFC, Main, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

The Patina Vie Collection for CASTELLE by Designer Sarah Willett will be presented at a Launch Luncheon. Wine and heavy appetizers will be served.


Speakers: Sarah Willett

40102

12pm - 1pm, Mon. Apr. 08

DESIGN VIEWPOINTS SERIES – Leveraging Social Media to Market Your Business

Educational

High Point Theatre (in the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Social media can be an effective marketing tool for creating your company’s online persona & reaching potential clients. Led by Jennifer Quail of i+D magazine, our panel of social media leaders, including Justina Blakeney, Bria Hammel, Lance Jackson & Courtney McLeod, will share their expertise on leveraging social platforms to reach customers & build a brand. Learn which platforms are best to reach certain audiences & strategies to convert online followers to customers. In addition, our experts will offer time management tips to help you juggle all of your social media tasks effectively. Complimentary boxed lunch provided. 0.1 IDCEC-approved CEU. Sponsored by Monogram Appliances. Presented by the High Point Market Authority and ASID.


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Jennifer Quail, Bria Hammel, Courtney McLeod, Lance Jackson, Justina Blakeney

40232

12pm - 2:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Lunch with Hurtado Furniture

Social

HURTADO

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy exclusive designs by Hurtado Furniture such as the introductions to the Santa Barbara Collection, Soho Collection, and many more. We look forward to your visit to our showroom.


40244

12pm - 2:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Daily Dejeuner (Lunch)

Social

French Heritage, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

Join us for lunch and enjoy a different dish each day. Items include lasagna, chuck roast, quiche and many more. A salad bar and dessert bar are provided daily as well.


40267

12pm - 1pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Vegetarian Lunch

Social

Jaipur Living, Showplace, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Drop by Jaipur Living Showplace 3300 for a delicious vegetarian lunch (while supplies last!) during market.


40270

12pm - 1:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Complimentary Lunch with Burton James

Social

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

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


40262

12pm - 1:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Monday Lunch with Momeni

Social

Momeni, Inc., IHFC, Main, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Stop by our showroom to enjoy a refreshing lunch in our Momeni Cafe.


40317

12pm - 1:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Wine & Art with Jackie Von Tobel

Social

Abbyson

Neighborhood: Centennial Wrenn South

Shuttle Stop: 13 (Green Line)

Unleash your artistic talents through the direction of artist Jackie Von Tobel during this fun interactive event. Put your own personal stamp on an exclusive Leftbank art mural.


RSVP Required

40139

12:30pm - 1:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Lunch & Learn: Healthy + Sustainable Materials in Hospitality Design

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Bring your lunch and learn! As we approach the next decade of design, the incorporation of healthy and sustainable materials in hotel, restaurant and lifestyle design is paramount. In this CEU, join Carolyn Ames Noble, ASID, CMG, Founder + Creative Director of Ames Design Studio, as we examine the case for healthy and sustainable materials through a business lens. Integral standards such as LEED, the WELL Building, Fitwell and others will be defined. We will explore and provide suggestions for material solutions, and extraordinary designs incorporating these principles will be featured from around the world. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Carolyn Ames Noble

40084

1pm - 2pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Do You Know Your Consumer's Buying Habits?

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Do you know your consumer buying habits? In this session you will with data driven campaigns. You will learn how to use multiple touch points (print and digital advertising) to increase brand awareness and sales, how to incorporate data from past advertising campaigns to maximize your ROI, how mobile data can target in-market consumers to engage your ideal shopper, and why first party data is important in marketing? Speakers: Rose Oldenkamp and Isaac Carrasco, ColorAD.


Speakers: Rose Oldenkamp, Isaac Carrasco

40191

1pm - 5pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Lounge & Learn with Inside Out Performance Fabrics

Social

6th Floor Market Square Tower

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Come relax, kick your feet up and recharge while you learn about Inside Out Performance Fabrics! Champagne, refreshments, give aways, and a reflexologist will be on hand plus get a sneak peak at our upcoming collections!


40086

2pm - 3pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Suite Spot Tour with Bauer Clifton

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Gain a first-hand look at what designers and floral retail owners Jeremy Bauer & Jason Clifton, Co-founders of the residential, commercial and hospitality award winning design firm Bauer Clifton Interiors and owners of Frenchie's Floral Studio, think are the leading trends at High Point Market this spring, spend an hour on an intimate guided tour with the design team. Join Jason & Jeremy as they introduce you to their favorite finds through all three floors of The Suites at Market Square. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMKT. RSVP at http://imcenters.ssthps19.sgizmo.com/s3/


Speakers: Jeremy Bauer, Jason Clifton

RSVP Required

40057

2pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Afternoon Social

Social

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

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


40049

2pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Afternoon Social

Social

Suites at Market Square, Suites At Market Square

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

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


40053

2pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Afternoon Social

Social

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

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

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


40157

2pm - 3pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Getting Your Work Out There: Real Talk About Publishing in the New Media Landscape

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Should you post that project on Instagram or hold out for a magazine feature? The rules of publishing are changing by the hour and this session promises to get you up to speed and then some! Join moderators Sophie Donelson, a speaker, strategist and onetime editor in chief of House Beautiful and interior designer Erin Gates, publisher of the Elements of Style blog and author of NYT bestseller Elements of Style and Elements of Family Style, out April 2019, for a candid discussion about how best to publish your work in print, social and digital.


Speakers: Sophie Donelson, Erin Gates

40292

2pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Custom Solid Wood Furniture Made Easy Party

Social

Simply Amish, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 11

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Simply Amish cordially invites Designers to learn about Simply Amish’s extensive custom design capabilities, variety of styles, and sterling craftsmanship. Meet Cindy Shockey, designer of Modern Farmhouse and Style Your Own Bedroom collections. Simply Amish crafts and customizes solid wood pieces for Dining, Bedroom, Living Room, Office, and Entertainment. Meet Kevin Kauffman, the owner of Simply Amish, who was raised Amish, and started crafting fine furniture as a young man. Dioramas will exhibit how Simply Amish meticulously creates surface treatments like hand scraping, wire brushing, distressing, and rough sawn. We make custom designs, or alterations to current offerings. Simple for you to order, without fear of getting it wrong.


40187

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Spritz, Source, and Sample

Social

York Wallcoverings, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Drop by York Wallcoverings booth to enjoy a wine spritzer while you find your path to a Harmonious Life.


40083

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Does Your Business Model Still Work? Change it!

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

If you want a future, don’t cling to the past. Here from a pair of experts who have helped many independent furniture stores transform their business model through high-impact sales events. They’ll outline the key strategic, financial and operational issues you need to address to prepare for tomorrow rather than yesterday. Speakers: Ron Cooper, PMP Sales & Tom Liddell, Planned Furniture Promotions.


Speakers: Ron Cooper, Tom Liddell

40038

2:30pm - 4pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Hamilton Highlights Tour with RUE Magazine

Educational

Tour will leave from Alden Parkes Seminar Room - 200 N. Hamilton, S Ct 110

Join Kelli Lamb, Editor in Chief of RUE Magazine, on this intimate tour of the Hamilton Wrenn Design District. She will take you on a guided tour though her favorite finds of 200/320/330 North Hamilton, highlighting what’s new, trending and innovative to design in each building. Tour sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt. RSVP required. To register visit: http://imcenters.hhtruehps19.sgizmo.com/s3/.


Speakers: Kelli Lamb

RSVP Required

40007

3pm - 4pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Providing Custom Design Collaboration For Your Clients

Educational

IHFC G582

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Learn from leading interior design experts whose one-of-a-kind design collaborations add an elevated aspect to their projects. From custom artwork, painting and mosaics, furniture and home decor – your will hear how to make your designs stand out without breaking your clients budget.


Speakers: Rachel Moriarty, Elegant Mosaics, Christopher Grubb

RSVP Required

40014

3pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Springtime At Sarreid, Ltd./Mimosa Bar!

Social

Sarreid Ltd., Commerce & Design, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Celebrate Spring with a Mimosa Bar Saturday-Monday, 3-6PM. Daily in our showroom!


Speakers: Gary Galloway

40019

3pm - 4:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

The Art of Block Printing

Educational

Itinerant Studio, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join Vicki and Tom for a fun and educational class on the art of printmaking. You will not only have a chance to try printing one on your own, but will learn how to sell and use these original pieces of artwork in your next project.


40103

3pm - 4pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Mixing Decades and Decor

Educational

CFC

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Noir Co-Founders, George Baehler & Stephanie Lu, invite you to their expanded CFC showroom for a discussion about mixing and matching decor styles. Join Noir’s Greg Baugh as well as top designers Kelli Ellis, Christopher Kennedy and Michel Boyd for a discussion moderated by Anne Sage about the latest trends in design and how to blend seemingly conflicting design styles together to create a melting pot of decor. The group will look at current trends in the home decor industry and how to mix them with inspiration from past decades in order to create interiors that are inspiring, fresh, and unexpected. The panel will be immediately followed by a cocktail reception.


Speakers: Anne Sage, Michel Smith Boyd, Greg Baugh, Kelli Ellis, Christopher Kennedy

40153

3pm - 5pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Four Seasons of ENTERTAINING by Shayla Copas | Book Signing Party | April 8 | 3 to 5 PM

Social

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

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Meet award-winning designer and author, Shayla Copas, and buy a signed copy of her new book, Four Seasons of ENTERTAINING. Shayla describes her design aesthetic as "Southern glam" appeal. She is known for her event design and has executed more than fifty major events including the Arkansas Inaugural Ball. The book includes a tour of sixteen glamorous seasonal celebrations with everything from floral to cuisine.


Speakers: Shayla Copas

40298

3pm - 4pm, Mon. Apr. 08

An Editor’s POV: What’s Hot in Residential Design

Educational

Surya, Showplace, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

PRESENTED BY INTERIOR DESIGN MAGAZINE Join Interior Design Magazine’s senior editor, Mark McMenamin, for a presentation on what’s hot in residential interior design today.


Speakers: Mark McMenamin

40127

3:30pm - 7:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Mediterranean Monday Party

Social

Phillips Collection, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Come see us on Monday, 4/8 from 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm for our Mediterranean Monday Party!


40130

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

A Grand Garden Party ~ 95th Anniversary Event!

Social

Stanley Furniture, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Established in 1924, Stanley Furniture is excited to be celebrating our 95th anniversary, and we want you to celebrate with us! Enjoy champagne and locally made confectioneries. Immerse yourself in a game of “lawn” croquet while listening to music.


40121

4pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Sip & Sit at Lloyd Flanders

Social

Lloyd Flanders Industries Inc, Market Square, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Take a break from walking and stop in for happy hour in Market Square 110. Experience the true comfort of outdoor furniture.


40104

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Third Night: A Progressive Gala

Social

Wildwood, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Join us Monday, April 8, 2019 from 4 pm - 7 pm for a celebration of design! Stroll through the streets and courtyards of the Hamilton Wrenn Design District and celebrate with us! Join us for food, fun and festivities. It’s a special night to celebrate the design-focused exhibitors of the Hamilton Wrenn Design District. .


40105

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Showroom Cocktails

Social

Fairfield Chair Company, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Join us for cocktails and hor d'oeuvres Saturday and Sunday evening in our NEW showroom!


40109

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Happy Hour

Social

Woodbridge Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 3

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Let us host you in our new showroom with locally brewed beer, wine & southern style cuisine while you explore our new designs.


40154

4pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Margaritas on The Mezzanine

Social

R Mended Metals, Suites At Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

R. Mended Metals invites you to join us for exquisite metal art, margaritas, and popcorn! Don't miss this fun event!


40147

4pm - 5pm, Mon. Apr. 08

IAHSP: Home Staging Reception

Social

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join us following the IAHSP Home Staging presentation to mingle and network with others while enjoying some libations and bites. Jennie Norris and others will be available to answer any questions you may have about design and staging. Co-Sponsored by IAHSP and IMC-DesignOnHPMkt


40059

4pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Complimentary Afternoon Bars

Social

Showplace (Floors 1, 2 & 3)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

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


40066

4pm - 5pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Building Your Bed From the Bottom Up - Bedmaking 101. Climb into our beds & FEEL the Difference!

Educational

Pandora de Balthazar/Luxe Sleep, Inc., SAMS, M-8037

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Pandora de Balthazar and her knowledgeable staff will demonstrate the proper dressage to create a beautiful bed and tools that can be used to keep your bedding sets in order and easily changeable. Champagne and light bites will be served.


Speakers: Pandora De Balthazar

40054

4pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

InterHall Martini Parties

Social

IHFC: InterHall 1st Floor

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

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


40055

4pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Complimentary Afternoon Bars

Social

Market Square (Floors 1&2)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

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


40082

4pm - 5pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Digital Transformation for the Furniture Industry Using AI, RPA & AR

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Digital-manufacturing technologies will transform every link in the manufacturing value chain. The next generation of connectivity among designers, managers, workers, consumers, and physical industrial assets will unlock enormous value and change the manufacturing landscape forever. Yet while manufacturing generates more data than any other sector of the economy, few companies are harnessing the power of Industry 4.0, AI, ML, etc. Speaker: Ritwik Bose, Impiger Technologies, Inc.


Speakers: Ritwik Bose

40039

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Third Night - A Progressive Gala

Social

Hamilton Wrenn Properties

The evening will offer live street entertainment and musicians throughout the district with a wide variety of special menus, themed parties and influencer interactions within the participating showrooms.


40041

4pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

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.


40264

4pm - 7am, Mon. Apr. 08

Third Night Gala

Social

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Join us for a sophisticated evening as we celebrate our ‘Showhouse in a Showroom’ and ‘Dining by Design’ designers. Mingle with our partners Capa Home, Replacements, Ltd. and Wildcat Territory. Shop estate jewelry from Replacements, Ltd. Live music. Hors d’oeuvres catered by the fabulous 1618.


40261

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Wine & Cheese Wind Down

Social

Momeni, Inc., IHFC, Main, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Unwind from a long day of shopping with cocktails, wine & cheese


40271

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

The Return of "Tacos & Tequila"

Social

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

By popular demand, we've reprised one of our favorite events! So, grab your sarape to head south of the border as Burton James brings Los Angeles culture to High Point in an evening full of delectable bites and beverages. We'll provide mariachi sounds along with our trademark assortment of curated tequila, you just need to bring your sense of fun and adventure!


40240

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Laura Park Collection Launch Party

Social

Wildwood, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Sip and stroll through the Wildwood showroom, enjoying cosmos and canapés. Meet Charlotte-based artist, Laura Park, and explore her exclusive new collection with Wildwood. Her use of rich pastels and playfully abstract paintings lends itself seamlessly to the lamps and garden stools making their debut.


40252

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Wine & Design With Bungalow 5!

Social

Bungalow 5, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

You're Invited! Join Bungalow 5 for cocktails and a VIP shopping experience!


40233

4pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Wine and Cheese with Hurtado Furniture

Social

HURTADO

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Enjoy exclusive designs with delectable wine and cheese with Hurtado Furniture. We look forward to your visit to our showroom.


40167

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Happy Hour at The Antique & Design Center

Social

Antique & Design Center, Market Square, Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

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.


40172

4pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Happy Hour with Wine and Cheese!

Social

Meva, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 6

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Greetings everyone! Meva will be hosting a happy hour Saturday-Wednesday of the High Point Market! We invite you to join us for conversations about emerging trends, upcoming designs, and much more! Present will be the owner and designer of the company whose dexterity accentuate the charisma and sophistication in our products. We hope to see you there!


RSVP Required

40245

4:30pm - 6pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Daily Apertifs et Hors D'Euvres

Social

French Heritage, Inc.

Shuttle Stop: 0 (Go Anywhere Shuttle)

We will be offering a fine selection of cheeses, fresh baked bread, pate and corniche along with Prosecco.


40058

5pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Sunset on 3

Social

Showplace: 3rd Floor Balcony

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Complimentary Beer, Wine and Hors d'oeuvres. Co-Sponsored by Sunbrella & Capris Furniture.


40156

5pm - 6:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Home Stagers Meet and Greet

Social

Capa

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Shuttle Stop: 26 (Red Line)

Home Stagers Reception | Monday, April 8th at 5:00pm. Signature cocktails and light refreshments. Register your business and receive your welcome gift and preferred pricing.


40161

5pm - 10pm, Mon. Apr. 08

3rd Annual Customer Appreciation Cocktail

Social

John Thomas Furniture

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Join us for our 3rd Annual Customer Appreciation Cocktail. Cocktails, crafty eats, killer company, and mingling are on the menu!


40177

5pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Demystifying Performance in Design: Residential, Resimercial and Hospitality

Educational

Norwalk Furniture Showroom: IHFC, M108

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Designers Denise Wenacur, Jessica Duce and Gary Inman will share what role performance, in materials and textiles, plays in their current design projects. An expert panel discussion moderated by Trim Queen Jana Platina Phipps.


Speakers: Denise Wenacur, Jessica Duce , Gary Inman, Jana Platina Phipps

40120

5pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Evenings of Live Entertainment and Heavy Hor d'oeuvres at the Atrium on Main

Social

Atrium on Main, Atrium on Main, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 9 (Green Line)

Come join us for four nights of delicious food and fresh entertainment. Open to all buyers, enjoy a complimentary evening with an open bar and a relaxing space to meet and greet on the 2nd Floor of the Atrium in front of Bernard's and Bauhaus' beautiful show spaces.


40242

5pm - 6:30pm, Mon. Apr. 08

End your day on Elm

Social

220 Elm, 220 Elm

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Unwind in the courtyard with our market band while enjoying great appetizers, beer and wine.


40228

5pm - 8pm, Mon. Apr. 08

After Hours at The Point

Social

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Unwind after a full day of inspiration at Market with beer and wine from local brewery, Brown Truck Brewery, and some of the finest food truck creations High Point has to offer. Take time to reflect, connect with other Market guests or simply put your feet up and enjoy a quick break before heading back out for the evening’s social events.


40218

5pm - 7pm, Mon. Apr. 08

IFDA Selects Mixer and Awards Reception at The Point

Social

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

IFDA, the International Furnishings and Design Association, is bringing its popular exhibitor awards program, IFDA Selects, to Spring Market! Join them at this membership mixer as they recognize and celebrate exhibitors in 10 different categories after judges have spent days scouring the Market for the best in each area.


40204

5:30pm - 9pm, Mon. Apr. 08

Universal Furniture: In Good Company

Social

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Join Universal Furniture for its semi-annual celebration of Market, and reconnect with Market friends and family. Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and live music from Lulu the Giant. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


RSVP Required