Events

20021

7:30am - 9am, Sat. Apr. 06

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

20253

7:30am - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Theodore Alexander Invites You To Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

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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


20357

7:30am - 9:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

Free Parking, Donuts, & Coffee! Sat and Sun - 325 E. Russel Ave. High Point NC

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325 E. Russell Ave. High Point, NC 27260

Park for free and grab a bite to eat on us! Saturday April 6th and Sunday April 7th Free donuts and coffee will be served from 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM on both days and parking will be available throughout those days on a first come, first served basis. If parking is full and you'd still like to grab donuts or coffee, please do!


20310

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

Coffee & Sweets at the Suites

Social

Suites at Market Square, Top Floor

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Stop by the Top Floor of Suites at Market Square for complimentary coffee and mini donuts & cupcakes. Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt. And then check out the Top Floor’s Designer Lounge, sponsored by Momeni and Common Grounds Distributors, a new centralized food court featuring PF Chang’s, Ghassan’s and The Grinder Cafe. And don’t forget the SAMS Seminar room with daily CEU and programming offerings.


20268

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20282

8am - 7:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Beyond The Mask: Storytelling in​ Black​ Art ​+​ Design

Educational

Plant Seven, Plant Seven

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 27 (Red Line)

From the consciousness of the Black Artists + Designers Guild, an assemblage established in 2018 to raise the visibility of diverse design practitioners, "Beyond the Mask" seeks to overturn the myths, stereotypes, and romance language historically used to undervalue BLACK-ness in art and design. Spanning disciplines from textiles to ceramics, this exhibition traces the impact of Black aesthetics and identity on the world of design, exploring the enduring influences of Black pre-colonial African empires to the rebellion that birthed the Diaspora. This exhibit is supported by High Point 365, Plant Seven, and media sponsor ASPIRE DESIGN AND HOME Magazine.


20283

8am - 7:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Terra Incognita: 21st-Century Ceramics

Educational

Plant Seven, Plant Seven

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 27 (Red Line)

Terra Incognita explores how today’s ceramicists are advancing the art and craft of pottery through experimental approaches to materiality, form, and surface. Comprising ceramics from across the United States, the exhibition will showcase works both functional and abstract that are pushing the boundaries of surface ornamentation, glaze, clay body, and construction.


20279

8am - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20227

8am - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 06

#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.


20231

8am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20239

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

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!


20243

8am - 10:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20258

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

The Market Grind - Momeni Espresso and Breakfast Bar

Social

Momeni, Inc., IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

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


20182

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20125

8am - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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!


20164

8am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20040

8am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

Complimentary Gourmet Coffee

Social

200 N Hamilton: Courtyard

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


20060

8:30am - 9:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

Showplace Complimentary Breakfast

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Showplace Atrium

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

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


20332

8:30am - 6:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Live Painting with JADE

Social

Canvas Candy, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

One of our very talented artists, JADE, will be painting live in our showroom H410 for the duration of the High Point Spring Market. Be sure to come by and see what original composition she will be creating, watch her work and ask her where she draws her inspiration!


20349

8:30am - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Baker Coffee Bar

Social

Baker Interiors Furniture Company

Shuttle Stop: 19 (Red Line)

Need a pick me up? Stop by Baker for a selection of gourmet coffee and view the new collections.


20236

9am - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Loloi's 15th Anniversary

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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.


20070

9am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

Make Your Online Store Just as Inviting as Your Showroom

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

You’ve got an attractive, friendly store. Your website should be just as inviting – and more! This seminar will show you best practices for your website and how to use analytics to create buyer profiles, define your valuable conversions, optimize your design, select website tools and technologies, and create a personal shopping experience. Speaker: Ken Widger, MicroD.


Speakers: Ken Widger

20111

9am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

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!


20012

9am - 10am, Sat. Apr. 06

Breakfast with our new designer, Reagan Hayes

Social

Resource Decor/SONDER living, 330 N. Hamilton St., Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 19 (Red Line)

Join us for a delicious, locally prepared, freshly served breakfast with our new designer, Californian based Reagan Hayes. Reagan will be showcasing an exclusive preview of her new collection, launch Fall 2019. Reagan Hayes designs high-end furniture geared towards interior design and architecture firms. Each piece in the designers collection is hand-made with the finest materials, craftsmanship and attention to detail.


Speakers: Reagan Hayes

20195

9am - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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

20197

9am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 06

Systematizing Your Business For Sanity and Scale with Gail Doby and Kathleen DiPaolo

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Join Gail Doby & Kathleen DiPaolo to find out how to simplify and systematize your interior design business so you are working less and making more money. Learn how to easily onboard and train your employees to deliver outstanding service; how to onboard your interior design clients to meet and exceed their expectations; and how to delegate effectively so you are out of the weeds. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


Speakers: Gail Doby, Kathleen DiPaolo

RSVP Required

20098

9:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

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

20015

10am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 06

Top Tips for Selling the Outdoor Room at Retail

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

With 48 years of experience and 19 retail locations in central and southern Florida, the Leader’s Casual Furniture team are seasoned experts when it comes to selling outdoor and casual furnishings. Join president and executive vice president Tim and Ashley Newton for an in-depth roundtable discussion on the ins and outs of this lucrative sector as they share their experiences, proven selling tips and insight into the opportunities for growth the outdoor category can hold for furnishing retailers.


Speakers: Tim Newton, Ashley Newton

20020

10am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20207

10am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Brunch Debut of the Mally Skok x Dowel Collection!

Social

Dowel Furniture, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join Dowel Furniture co-founders Joanne Lee and Ray Hallare as they debut their new licensed furniture collection, "The Well-Traveled Home" with interior designer Mally Skok. This new collection features nine timeless designs, inspired by a lifetime of family travels and Mally's constant search to uncover vintage treasures and designs.


Speakers: Mally Skok

20131

10am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 06

Get Ahead of The Competition with Impactful Presentations That Get Your Clients to Say Yes...Every Time

Educational

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

First impressions count! That’s why your design presentation HAS to create the "wow" factor, so your prospective clients buy into your vision and say YES, every time. Get ahead of your competitors by learning how to create a dramatic presentation that will have your clients captivated and wanting more. Expert designer Elle Cole shares her innovative and sensational ideas and fail-safe tips for presentations that will create the right buying mood and have your clients lining up to sign on the dotted line!


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Elle Cole

20255

10am - 11am, Sat. Apr. 06

Cosagach: The Next Fresh Concept in Design

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Cosagach: the traditional Gaelic/Scottish term for cozy, warm, well. Science shows that our physical, emotional and spiritual well-being are intricately linked to the outside world yet we spend 90% of our lives indoors. Join Lisa Kahn, Founder of Lisa Kahn Designs, as she shows how to extract and infuse natural elements into our interior environments that actually help encourage renewal and well-being. Learn and discover how to create a sanctuary inside for your clients and yourself. (0.1 CEU) Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Lisa Kahn

20338

10am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Crypton Ice Cream Cart at Lee Industries

Social

Lee Industries Showroom, 100 South Lindsay Street

Neighborhood: North Elm

Enjoy a refreshing treat from the Crypton Ice Cream Cart at the Lee Industries showroom. Melty ice cream is no problem when furniture is upholstered in Crypton's spill and stain resistant home textiles.


20071

10:30am - 11:30am, Sat. Apr. 06

Put the Right Logistics Technology to Work for Your Customers

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Congratulations! You made the sale! Now you’ve got to get that sofa into your customer’s living room quickly, correctly and inexpensively. The right logistics technology will help make that happen. This program provides an overview of the tools you can use to efficiently manage your inventory and delivery processes to maximize your distribution potential across your store and eCommerce channels. Speaker: Greg Strosnider, STORIS.


Speakers: Greg Strosnider

20052

11am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Contemporary Highlights Tour with Mikel Welch

Educational

Tour will depart from the Contemporary Lounge on 11th Floor of IHFC, D1121

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Searching for those market highlights, join us for a first-hand look at what celebrity designer Mikel Welch, Founder of Mikel Welch Designs and newest designer on TLC’s Trading Spaces, thinks is hot in contemporary furniture at High Point Market this spring, spend an hour on an intimate guided tour with him. Join Mikel as he introduces you to his favorite contemporary finds in IHFC, on floors 10 & 11 - a must-see for every designer and retailer looking for what’s new and innovative in contemporary design. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMKT. RSVP required. To register visit: http://imcenters.chtmwhps19.sgizmo.com/s3/


Speakers: Mikel Welch

RSVP Required

20148

11am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Art of Collecting Panel Discussion | Michelle Workman, Stacey Tiveron, Barry Dixon, Larry Laslo & Gary Inman

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Moderated by nationally recognized designer, Gary Inman, The Art of Collecting is the final panel in a series focused on art, travel, culture, and design. Collecting is one of the most universal and profound human pursuits. It is a form of self-expression and legacy-making that often begins in childhood and can lead to a lifetime of joy. A collection can be as simple as stamps or baseball cards, or as rare and priceless as museum-quality antiquities. Regardless of value, nothing quite rivals the thrill of the chase! This panel explores the personal passion for collecting, how designers build collections for their clients, and where they shop.


Speakers: Gary Inman, Barry Dixon, Larry Lazlo, Michelle Workman, Stacey Tiveron

20168

11am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Bubbly Brunch at Antique & Design Center

Social

Antique & Design Center, Market Square, Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy a glass of bubbly with some southern brunch favorites as you begin your day of treasure hunting at the Antique & Design Center on Ground level of Historic Market Square. You won’t want to miss a single square inch of soul nourishing goodness.


20180

11am - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Brunch At M90: Spring Edition

Social

Hudson Valley Lighting, Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy bottomless mimosas and all of your favorite brunch goodies at the Hudson Valley Lighting Group showroom!


20325

11am - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Crypton Patio

Social

Center Stage (next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

A first-of-its-kind outdoor oasis in the center of all the action, the Crypton Patio is the perfect spot for al fresco meetings, dining or relaxation. Highlights include The Hammock Garden for a quick power nap, a shaded dining patio to enjoy treats from nearby food trucks, The Pergola Bar featuring a Fabric Swatch Buffet with Crypton samples to-go, local organic fresh juices and kombucha, refreshing aromatherapy from Herban Essentials, plus floral/decor from Balsam Hill. Toss a ball or frisbee or snuggle with a dog at the Pooch Pop Up on Saturday and Sunday 2 -4 and share the fun to support the work of Canine Companions for Independence.


20312

11am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Black Artists + Designers Guild (BADG) Panel Discussion with ASPIRE DESIGN AND HOME

Educational

Mill Collective Talks Area

Neighborhood: North Elm

Malene B., founder of the Black Artists + Designers Guild (BADG), curator Leyden Lewis, and designer Jomo Tariku sit down with Steven Mandel, publisher of ASPIRE DESIGN AND HOME, to discuss “Beyond the Mask: Storytelling in Black Art + Design,” the first BADG gallery exhibition in High Point, open at Plant Seven Apr. 6 - Sep. 30.


Speakers: Malene B., Leyden Lewis, Jomo Tariku, Steven Mandel

20301

11am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Curating Trend-Proof Interiors Using Timeless Design Elements

Educational

New Growth Designs

Shuttle Stop: 20 (Red Line)

A joint event with Mottahedeh. Join moderator Ronda Carman as she discusses designers best methods of including florals in interior design. Panelists include David Ecton and Lance Jackson of Parker Kennedy, Denise McGaha, Shayla Copas and Steve McKenzie.


Speakers: Ronda Carman, David Ecton, Lance Jackson, Shayla Copas, Steve McKenzie, Denise McGaha

20291

11am - 12pm, Sat. Apr. 06

"Luxury & the Evolution of Luxury" Panel Discussion

Educational

Made Goods, The Bank on Wrenn

Shuttle Stop: 25 (Red Line)

“Luxury & the Evolution of Luxury” - Join Nick May from The Chaise Lounge on Saturday, April 6th at 11am in the Bankers Club at The Bank on Wrenn as he hosts a panel of leading designers, including Michael Mitchell, Tyler Hill, Joni Vanderslice, Susan Jamieson and Made Goods’ Oscar Yague in a lively discussion.


Speakers: Nick May, Michael Mitchell, Tyler Hill, Joni Vanderslice, Susan Jamieson, Oscar Yague

20284

11:30am - 1:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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!


20225

11:30am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20326

11:30am - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Complimentary Lunch Daily with Howard Miller and Hekman

Social

Howard Miller, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 7

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Please join us daily for a complimentary lunch in our showrooms - IHFC C754 / 735


20198

11:30am - 12:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Leather CEU with Moore & Giles

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Come hear from one of America’s oldest leather companies, Moore & Giles, as they talk about what’s new in the world of leather for interior design. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


CEU Hours: 0.1

RSVP Required

20043

11:30am - 12:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Stop Selling and Earn More in Design

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Let’s face it, you didn’t get into the interior design business to sell, you got into it to be a creative force and transform people’s environments. Well, you actually can stop selling and earn more when you understand what to do instead. No one likes being sold to. You’ll learn the simple strategies that will have prospects and clients saying “yes” to your design services, product, and packages without feeling like a slick or sleazy salesperson. This is the designer’s path to profit without ever selling. Many key tips will be discussed. A question and answer segment will follow. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMKT (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Melissa Galt

20030

12pm - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Spring Happy Hour at Elegant Lighting

Social

Elegant Lighting

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Come take a look at the new season collections and join us for happy hour with margaritas, mimosas, and tropical cocktails from 12PM-2PM on Saturday and Sunday. Lunch will also be provided daily at our showroom!


20100

12pm - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 06

DESIGN VIEWPOINTS SERIES – Lessons from A Well-Designed Business®

Educational

High Point Theatre (in the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

As host of the podcast, A Well-Designed Business®, LuAnn Nigara helps interior design professionals operate a profitable & productive business by providing useful & understandable insights through conversations with industry leaders. Join LuAnn as she shares lessons learned from A Well-Designed Business®, including an overview of critical topics for running an interior design business plus straight talk & actionable lessons to take back to your practice. Immediately after, LuAnn will be available to sign copies of her newly released book, The Things I Learned From A Well-Designed Business®. 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: LuAnn Nigara

20267

12pm - 1pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20232

12pm - 2:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20259

12pm - 1:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Chic-Fil-A Day

Social

Momeni, Inc., IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Enjoy everyone's favorite chicken sandwich in Momeni's showroom.


20244

12pm - 2:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20270

12pm - 1:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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!


20138

12:30pm - 1:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Suite Spot Tour with Kerrie Kelly

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Get a first-hand look at what designer & trendsetter Kerrie Kelly, FASID, Founder of Kerrie Kelly Design Lab, thinks is trending at High Point Market this spring, spend an hour on an intimate guided tour with her. Join Kerrie as she introduces you to her favorite finds through 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://imcenters.ssthps19.sgizmo.com/s3/


Speakers: Kerrie Kelly

RSVP Required

20191

1pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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!


20072

1pm - 2pm, Sat. Apr. 06

How to Build Relationships with Customers BEFORE They Visit Your Store

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Home furnishings retailers are spending more than ever on digital marketing activities to drive consumers to their websites, however, the key to retaining these consumers and, ultimately, selling to them, is by building strong customer relationships before they visit your store. In this session, you will learn how to nurture website leads via personalized digital communications and discover how a dedicated CRM tool can help your internal salespeople better manage and convert online customers into instore buyers. Speaker: Scott Hill, Perq


Speakers: Scott Hill

20266

1pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Get Painted!

Social

Jaipur Living, Showplace, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Mingle with colleagues and get your henna on at High Point Market! We'll have a henna tattoo artist available in Jaipur Living Showplace 3300 on Saturday, April 6 from 1pm to 4pm. If you can't make it Saturday, drop by on Sunday April 7 from 1pm to 4pm. Light refreshments will be available.


RSVP Required

20309

1pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Bloodies and Brunch

Educational

Soicher-Marin

Shuttle Stop: 19 (Red Line)

Soicher Marin x Getty Images Slim Aarons exhibit at HP Market. Anna Wintour's first Vogue cover sprung the high-low movement by juxtaposing a Christian Lacroix jacket with a faded pair of Levi's jeans. Join journalist Saxon Henry and designers Mitchell Hill and Warehouse 1924 as they give you the low-down on how to curate chic & livable spaces filled with art and furnishings all within a client's budget.


Speakers: Saxon Henry, Mitchell Hill, Warehouse 1924

RSVP Required

20346

1pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Mix & Mingle with Bruce Andrews

Social

Bruce Andrews Design, 200 N. Hamilton St., Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Enjoy complimentary wine and heavy hors d'oeuvres from Southern Roots & Sid Will's catering as Bruce Andrews, one of the industry's brightest new designers, talks about his locally handcrafted furniture line in the Bruce Andrews Design showroom at 200 Hamilton, Suite 103! Sharp and distinctly European with an American flair, the form and function of each piece in the Bruce Andrews Design collections can be noted. Rich in heritage, yet modern in approach, with a feminine innuendo and modern bravado, come see each new piece!


20045

1:30pm - 2:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

TrendWatch: Spring 2019

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

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. Julie will present upon the three key design directions she predicts will most impact home furnishings market in the future. These big picture trends are influenced by consumer insights and creative intelligence from the interiors, fashion and consumer product arenas. Sponsored by IMC- DesignOnHPMKT (0.1CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Julie Smith Vincenti

20049

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20053

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20011

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Biltmore by CASTELLE Launch Reception

Social

Castelle, IHFC, Main, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Luxury handcrafted outdoor furnishings from Biltmore by CASTELLE will be introduced at a Biltmore-Style reception with Biltmore wine and appetizers.


Speakers: Doug Knorr, Julia Nuss

20057

2pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20208

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Booth Warming Party at Couture Lamps' NEW showroom

Social

Couture Lamps, Inc., Suites At Market Square, Ground

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

As every new beginning is best shared with friends, come join Couture Lamps with friends Mitchell Black and Taylor Burke Home as we debut our new showroom and make a toast to our new High Point home! All brand founders and owners will be on hand to meet visitors and showcase new product.


20199

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 06

European Style in the American Home: An Interview with Nina Magon

Educational

Universal Furniture International, Inc.

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 15 (Red Line)

Sleek yet simple, glamorous but still practical, modern European design has found favor in residences and businesses stateside. Join Houston interior designer Nina Magon as she discusses elements of continental design in the American home. Find more details at www.UniversalFurniture.com/marketevents.


Speakers: Nina Magon

RSVP Required

20162

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Instagram Insights with Farah Merhi

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

With over 5 million followers on her Inspire Me Home Décor Instagram channel, Farah Merhi is a brand-building powerhouse when it comes to harnessing the reach and influence of this popular social media outlet. Join Farah in a roundtable discussion on Instagram insights, including her tips and tricks for developing content, managing workflow, engaging followers, and turning digital stardom into business opportunities. Be sure to bring your questions!


Speakers: Farah Merhi

20339

2pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Pooch Pop Up at The Crypton Patio

Social

Center Stage (next to the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Crypton reprises a High Point favorite, The Crypton Pooch Pop Up, this season being held outdoors at The Crypton Patio, where you can play or snuggle up with a delightful dog. Snap a photo of the fun, share and tag with #poochpopup, and each post will spark a donation from Crypton to support the work of Canine Companions for Independence, which provides trained companion/service dogs to those who need them. Fun, take-home treats for your own pooch will range from the classic (tennis ball, frisbee) to the unexpected (soothing aromatherapy paw towelettes by Herban Essentials).


20302

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 06

English Garden Arrangements for Table and Home

Educational

New Growth Designs

Shuttle Stop: 20 (Red Line)

Join us at the New Growth showroom as interior design favorite Steve McKenzie demonstrates English style florals in non-traditional vessels. Joint event with Mottahedeh.


Speakers: Steve McKenzie

20334

2pm - 3pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Toast the Rawan Isaac Debut with Cara Woodhouse

Social

Rawan Isaac, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Celebrating the Rawan Isaac debut in InterHall with a toast by Cara Woodhouse for internationally recognized interior designer Rawan Alsahsah and her premiere collection of luxe contemporary furnishings.


Speakers: Cara Woodhouse, Rawan Alsahsah

20281

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

KEYNOTE SERIES: Tales, Trivia and Trends with Thom, Carson and Michel

Educational

High Point Theatre (in the Transportation Terminal)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Combine bigger-than-life personalities, three unique paths to design stardom and a mash-up of trend-tracking trivia and you have a keynote session like none other. Join journalist and tastemaker Clinton Smith as he zeroes in on the design prowess of Thom Filicia, Carson Kressley and Michel Smith Boyd, channeling their industry expertise and putting their trend forecasting abilities to the ultimate test. Come prepared to play: part presentation, part game show, this interactive experience encourages audience participation for a chance to win big!


Speakers: Thom Filicia, Carson Kressley, Michel Smith Boyd, Clinton Smith

20187

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20073

2:30pm - 3:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Creating Intrigue for Today's Experiential Shoppers: Who are they & how do you attract them?

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Today’s shoppers are looking for more than just buying furniture. They make furniture shopping an experience. Learn how to identify four key shopper types, and ways to attract each based on our eye-tracking in-store studies. One of the most valuable & loyal shopper types are experiential shoppers. They come to get inspired with ideas to incorporate into their lives. They want their senses to be activated through scent, visuals, & touch. Attracting experiential shoppers are worth the effort, but they expect more. Learn 10 easy tips to reach this group. Speaker: Michelle Adams, PHD, Marketing Brainology.


Speakers: Michelle Adams, PHD

20094

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Moss Studio 30th Anniversary Cocktail Party

Social

CODARUS, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Migrating from Armenia after the fall of the Soviet Union and settling in Burbank, CA, Mike “ Moss” Moushegyan and his wife Elizabeth started Moss Studio in their living room in 1989. Today Moss Studio is lead by husband and wife team John & Naz Sinanian, Daughter and Son in Law to Mike and Elizabeth. John and Naz have spent the last couple of years rebranding the company’s style and creating a line for the entire home. In the past 2 years, Moss Studio has launched their first textiles collection, bedding collection and started a Quick Ship Program with their most popular pieces. John and Naz say, “We want to thank our community for 30 years of business. We are honored and privileged to work with such amazing people all over the country."


20014

3pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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

20216

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Designer Mixer + Fun & Games

Social

MAC Building, Floor 4, 122A North Hamilton Street High Point , NC 27260

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join Bobby Berk and Kelli Lamb (Editor in Chief of Rue Magazine) for cocktails, light bites and designer fun & games with Brady Tolbert, Nina Magon, Lori Paranjape, Kathy Kuo and more!


Speakers: Bobby Berk, Kelli Lamb, Brady Tolbert, Nina Magon, Lori Paranjape, Kathy Kuo

20219

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Mixing Decades and Decor

Social

Panel in the CFC Building, 114 Elm Street // Cocktails in IHFC Interhall, IH-002 (Commerce Floor 1)

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Noir Co-Founders, Georg Baehler & Stephanie Lu, invite you to their expanded CFC showroom for a discussion about mixing and matching decor styles. Join Noir’s Director of Operations, Greg Baugh as well as top designers Kelli Ellis, Christopher Kennedy and Corey Damen Jenkins for a discussion moderated by Anne Sage about the latest trends in design and how to blend contrasting styles together to create a melting pot of harmonious design. 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 in Noir’s IHFC showroom, from 4:30-6pm.


Speakers: Kelli Ellis , Christopher Kennedy, Corey Damen jenkins

20151

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

LIVING FLORAL: Entertaining and Decorating with Flowers by Margot Shaw | Book Signing Party | April 6 | 3 to 5 PM

Social

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

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Meet FLOWER Magazine founder, Margot Shaw, and purchase a signed copy of her new book, LIVING FLORAL: Entertaining and Decorating with Flowers (Rizzoli). Ms. Shaw presents portraits of top tastemakers who share their joy of flowers at home. This inspirational and instructive book includes Charlotte Moss, Bunny Williams, P. Allen Smith and many more who show how to incorporate flowers in everyday home decor and present numerous ways to entertain with flair.


Speakers: Margot Shaw

20132

3pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Managing Your Clients and Your Ego

Educational

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

When providing luxury design services for your clients, how do you strike that balance between fulfilling their needs and yours? Join the Showhouse in a Showroom designers to discuss best communication strategies for a win-win outcome, so you stay in charge and get the press-worthy portfolio piece that you need, while giving the client everything beyond their dreams. Moderated by Jane Dagmi, Editor in Chief of Designers Today with panelists Rajni Alex, Jeremy Bauer, Jason Clifton, Shayla Copas, Lisa Kahn, Kerrie Kelly, and NeKeia McSwain. A question and answer segment will follow. Co-Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMKT and Alden Parkes. (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Rajni Alex, Jeremy Bauer, Jason Clifton, Shayla Copas, Lisa Kahn, Kerrie Kelly, Keia McSwain, Jane Dagmi

20252

3pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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 white wine or champagne while exploring our newest collections!


20306

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

ENDURING SOUTHERN HOMES by Eric Ross | Book Signing Party | Saturday, April 6 | 3 to 5 PM

Social

Thibaut Fine Furniture, Market Square, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Join us to celebrate the launch of Nashville designer Eric Ross’ new book Enduring Southern Homes with a special book signing at High Point Market. For more than twenty years, Eric has upheld centuries-old design concepts while injecting fresh colors and fabrics into the mix. His approach to traditional decorating includes a bit of French country, a lot of Southern hospitality, and spills over into his lifestyle and entertaining prose. In Enduring Southern Homes, Eric Ross showcases beautiful projects and gives tips on how to create your very own enduring home, regardless of where you live. Enjoy some bubbly and light bites while browsing Eric’s styling of our new Anna French collection, Savoy, which will be launched at Market.


Speakers: Eric Ross, Ruthann Ross

20311

3pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Southern Comfort in SALON

Social

Suites at Market Square, Ground Floor SALON

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Sip on champagne or a Southern Comfort Collins while enjoying music. It’s time to rediscover the curated product offering in the redesigned Salon! Sponsored by IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


20235

3:15pm - 4pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Meet & Greet with Jane Seymour

Social

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

Meet and greet with the lovable artist, designer, philanthropist, entrepreneur, and Emmy and Golden Globe winning actress, Jane Seymour.


20329

3:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Opening Day Reception

Social

Hudson Furniture & Bedding

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 4 (Green Line)

Reception, cocktails and appetizers from 3:30-6:00pm to celebrate new showroom opening.


20124

3:30pm - 7:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Meatballs & Moonshine Industry Mixer

Social

Phillips Collection, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us at the Phillips Collection showroom at IHFC C202 on opening night, Saturday 4/6 from 3:30 pm to 7:30 pm, where we'll be serving thousands of meatballs and moonshine. All are welcome!


20087

3:30pm - 4:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Morris & Co: 150 Years of Iconic British Design

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Join us for a panel discussing the legacy of William Morris, the 19th century British designer regarded as one of the most influential figures of the Arts and Crafts movement. Hosted by Michael Parry from Style Library (the official home of six iconic British brands: Morris & Co, Sanderson, Zoffany, Harlequin, Scion and Anthology), we will discuss how Morris’s beliefs and aesthetics are of growing importance to the current design community. A panel of designers will also share how Morris & Co has kept his legacy alive through the continuous reinvention of pattern and application. Panelists: Helen Webster, Shannon Davis and Danielle Fennoy. Reception to follow. Co-Sponsored by Selamat and IMC-DesignOnHPMKT (0.1 CEU)


CEU Hours: 0.1

Speakers: Michael Parry, Helen Webster, Shannon Davis, Danielle Fennoy

20074

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Fast Tracking Millennial Salespeople

Educational

Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

Within the next two years, half of the American workforce will be Millennials. Are they half of your sales force? In this session, you will discover how to get them up and running quickly in your organization by setting targets, high impact actions, structuring their time for effectiveness, teaching them how to 'run their own business'. Speaker: Jody Sievert, One x One Companies.


Speakers: Jody Sievert

20059

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20116

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Healing Bed

Educational

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Sleep expert, Pandora de Balthazar, will discuss the healing properties of sleep and the importance of finding the right bedding to maximize the benefits of sleep. Champagne and light bites will be served.


20105

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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!


20108

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20054

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20055

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20041

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20121

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20167

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20170

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Upholstery Art, Soul and New Digs IH-602

Social

Nathan Anthony Furniture Mfg, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Peruse the new permanent InterHall showroom for Los Angeles-based upholstery specialists Nathan Anthony Furniture during an opening day celebration featuring eclectic eats, lively libations, and soulful sounds. Join founders Tina Nicole and Khai Mai as they celebrate their new digs and this season’s collection of can’t-miss #UPHLSTRYART introductions.


20172

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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

20175

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Mill Collective Talks: Collaborative Community Design FTW

Educational

Mill Collective, Plant Seven, Floor 1

Neighborhood: North Elm

Shuttle Stop: 27 (Red Line)

Demand for social destinations is on the rise, creating new interior design challenges, including the role of collaboration in achieving the client’s resimercial vision. Join interior designer Everick Brown and fellow collaborators — Abacus Architects and Matt Booty of Enkle Designs as they recap the makings of NŌ Studios, Milwaukee’s modern-day beaux arts clubhouse founded by Oscar-winner, John Ridley (“12 Years a Slave” and “American Crime”).


Speakers: Everick Brown, Matt Booty

20307

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Fall 2019 Collection Launch Party

Social

Gus* Design Group, IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 5

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us to preview our Fall 2019 Collection, where we'll be showcasing a collection of new workspace designs. Drinks, snacks and a classic video games competition. Prize for highest Donkey Kong score.


20233

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20261

4pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Wine & Cheese Wind Down

Social

Momeni, Inc., IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

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


20265

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Designer Celebration!

Social

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

Meet the designers behind Alden Parkes 'Showhouse in a Showroom' and 'Dining By Design' events! Mingle with the designers and discuss the design concepts behind each of their spaces. Shop estate jewelry from Replacements, Ltd. Live music. Hors d’oeuvres catered by the fabulous 1618.


20277

4pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

When Europe Meets Modern

Educational

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

Shuttle Stop: 18 (Red Line)

From leading-edge textile design to shapeshifting furniture silhouettes, Europe has a rich history of merging innovation and style with modern living. Join Burton James as we welcome the always inspiring Jeanne Chung, the Trim Queen Jana Platina Phipps, interior designer Lisa Mende, and textile designer Todd Bowles for a forward-looking conversation about what's coming across the sea next, and what traditional European luxury brands are doing to fit into today's brand new world!


Speakers: Jeanne Chung, Jana Platina Phipps, Todd Bowles, Lisa Mende

20269

4pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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!


20256

4:15pm - 5pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Meet and Greet with Hilary Farr of Love It or List It

Social

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Meet and greet with the design star of HGTV’s Love It or List It, Hilary Farr, and learn more about her exciting product launches coming up at Fall Market.


20245

4:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20315

4:30pm - 5:30pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Redesigning Your Business Blueprint

Educational

Abbyson, 300 E. Green

Neighborhood: Centennial Wrenn South

Shuttle Stop: 13 (Green Line)

Jane Dagmi grills a trio of illustrious design firm principals -- Christopher Kennedy, Angela Harris and Caitlin Murray -- on what it’s taken to grow and scale their businesses. They’ll share from experience and offer advice for building infrastructure, creating systems, and expanding your brand. Attendees will gain insight into: • Reading the signs that it’s time to grow • Considerations when hiring a team • Turning pain points into opportunity • Leveraging smart tech and processes for efficiency and profitability • Managing the elusive work/life balance.


RSVP Required

20205

4:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Mixing Decades and Decor Cocktail Reception

Educational

Panel in the CFC Building, 114 Elm Street // Cocktails in IHFC Interhall, IH-002 (Commerce Floor 1)

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Noir Co-Founders, Georg 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 Corey Damen Jenkins for a discussion moderated by Anne Sage about the latest trends in design and how to blend contrasting styles together to create a melting pot of harmonious design. 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 in Noir’s IHFC showroom.


Speakers: Kelli Ellis, Christopher Kennedy, Corey Damen Jenkins, Anne Sage, Greg Baugh

20088

4:30pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Morris & Co: Meet & Greet Reception

Social

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

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

You won’t want to miss this festive celebration of art and design during this meet and greet reception featuring Michael Parry (Style Library Brand Ambassador), Helen Webster (Style Library Licensing Director), Shannon Davis (Selamat Designs Creative Director), and Danielle Fennoy (interior designer and founder of NY-based Revamp). Lively hors d'oeuvres and cocktails will be served. Enter to win exclusive giveaways from Selamat. Co-Sponsored by Selamat and IMC-DesignOnHPMkt.


Speakers: Michael Parry, Helen Webster, Shannon Davis, Danielle Fennoy

20058

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Sunset on 3

Social

Showplace: 3rd Floor Balcony

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

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


20120

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

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.


20188

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Whiskey Bar At M90

Social

Hudson Valley Lighting, Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy an evening of live entertainment and whiskey from around the world with the Hudson Valley Lighting Group.


20189

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

The Whiskey Bar At M90

Social

Troy Lighting, Market Square, Mezzanine

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Enjoy an evening of live entertainment and whiskey from around the world with Troy Lighting.


20166

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Stark Studio Rugs Happy Hour

Social

Stark Carpet, Market Square Tower, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Market Square and Elm

Shuttle Stop: 29 (Red Line)

Stark Studio Rugs will be serving wine every day of the Spring Market in the STARK showroom.


20322

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Miami Night's Party

Social

Fine Art Lamps, IHFC, Commerce, Floor 2

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Join us for a great party with DJ Jordy, Cocktails & Hors D'oeuvres. Take your picture behind a convertible on South Beach! Also, you may win a 3-night cruise or a pair of lamps from our newest art glass collection, Sobe. See you there!


20324

5pm - 6pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Art & Design

Educational

Saloom Furniture Co., Inc., IHFC, Hamilton, Floor 11

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

A presentation of the paintings of Peter F Saloom as well as a talk about how art and design converge in the creative process. Free drinks and snacks will be available, as well as folks on hand to register new designers who would like to get started with Saloom Furniture. This is free to attend.


20337

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Cocktails and Conversations with Crypton & Kim Salmela

Social

Norwalk Furniture Showroom

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Norwalk invites you to enjoy Craft Cocktails with Crypton and designer Kim Salmela in Kim’s boutique-within-a-showroom, featuring her newest Norwalk furniture styles, covered in Crypton Home Fabric. Highlights include imaginative and unexpected specialty cocktails, live demonstrations of Crypton at work, performance fabric expertise and trends from a Crypton Product Specialist. Best of all, meet and enjoy lively conversation with product designer and interior designer, Los-Angeles-based Kim Salmela.


Speakers: Kim Salmela, Elise Gabrielson

20348

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Baker and McGuire Cocktail Celebration

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Baker Interiors Furniture Company

Shuttle Stop: 19 (Red Line)

Join us to celebrate the new Milling Road collection for Baker and the NICOLEHOLLIS collection for McGuire. Enjoy specialty drinks and bites while viewing the collections to the sounds of lively jazz.


20353

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Live with Kenny G at Loloi

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Loloi Rugs, IHFC, Design Center, Floor 3

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Grammy-award winning saxophonist Kenny G will perform at Loloi’s 15th anniversary celebration event.


RSVP Required

20223

5pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Abbyson's 30th Anniversary & Grand Opening Celebration

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Abbyson, 300 E. Green

Neighborhood: Centennial Wrenn South

Shuttle Stop: 13 (Green Line)

Join us for the celebration of our 30th Anniversary and discover all the experiences of the new Abbyson showroom that features our debut collections while enjoying gourmet bites, signature drinks and live entertainment while mingling with the industry’s finest.


RSVP Required

20228

5pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 06

After Hours at The Point

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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.


20229

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Black Interior Designers Network Mixer at The Point

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

Neighborhood: Uptown Main

Join members of the Black Interior Designers Network as they mix and mingle. Enjoy complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres while developing and deepening important business connections.


20286

5pm - 7pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Cocktails on 10

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UNITERS, IHFC, D1015, Design Wing

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Join us for Happy Hour! Enjoy drinks, hors d'oeuvres, and performances by the Tyler Miller Band. All market attendees are invited to - Eat, Drink, and Connect.


20184

6pm - 8pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Carrier & Company Launch Party

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Century Furniture, 200 Steele, Floor 2

Shuttle Stop: 17 (Red Line)

Century Furniture & Architectural Digest invite you to celebrate the launch of Carrier & Company's new collection with Century.


20222

6pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 06

HFA Next Generation Now (NGN) - The BASH

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Home Furnishings Association-HFA, Plaza Suites, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Downtown Main

Shuttle Stop: 3 (Green Line)

The Showroom Crawl is back! Look for details through our Facebook Page - Starting Point - HFA Showroom


20013

6pm - 10pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Grand Opening

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Showrooms at Centennial and Green, Showrooms at Centennial and Green

Neighborhood: Centennial Wrenn South

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Grand opening of showrooms to be held Thursday Saturday, April 6. Please join us for a cocktail and live music.


Speakers: Laura Khoury

20144

6:30pm - 11pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Sunpan Spring Garden Party

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Sunpan Modern Home, Showplace, Floor 1

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Escape to the tropics while indulging in colourful cocktails and tasty hors d'oeuvres, getting lost in conversation, and entertained with live music.


RSVP Required

20160

7pm - 9pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Stars Under the Stars featuring Party of the Year

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Center Stage at the Transportation Terminal

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

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


20294

7pm - 11pm, Sat. Apr. 06

Surya Party

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Surya, Showplace, Floor 4

Neighborhood: Commerce Concourse

Shuttle Stop: 1 (Transportation Terminal)

Celebrate the Spring season with Surya and enjoy complimentary cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and live music. This is a buyers only event.