April 22-26, 2023

Radio Building - 164 S. Main St., S-700, Floor 7 Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Corporate Phone: 336-869-1000

www.highpointmarket.org

High Point Market Authority

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The High Point Market Authority is the official sponsor and organizer of the High Point Market in High Point, N.C. Featuring an extensive selection of exhibitors spanning every category, style, and price point, and attracting tens of thousands of visitors from more than 100 countries twice each year, the High Point Market is the driving force of the home furnishings industry. Find the High Point Market anywhere online, and follow on social media using the hashtag #HPMKT.

8am - 8pm, October 21

#HPMKTmemory Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

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 who else is popping up on our photo wall.


2pm - 3pm, October 21

Perfecting the Luxury Experience

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

There is no shortage of high-end design work to go around in today’s world, but designers are often left wondering how to properly communicate - and enhance - their value to prospective clients. Join speakers Kelly Finley, Austin Handler, and Katie Wozniak for a lively conversation on their experiences navigating these complicated issues and how they’ve managed to add value, broaden budget and differentiate services to meet the needs of both their clients and their businesses.

Speakers: Kelly Finley, Austin Handler, Katie Wozniak


4:30pm - 6pm, October 21

HPMKT Selfie Pavilion Kick-Off Happy Hour with StyleRow @ Center Stage

Social Center Stage, in between the Transportation Terminal and Showplace Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Get Market started in style with drinks, light bites, and the unveiling of an exciting new experience at Center Stage, the HPMKT Selfie Pavilion presented by StyleRow. A dream team lineup of top industry brands like Abner Henry, Baker, Global Views, Hudson Valley, Lighting, Jaipur Living, Julian Chichester, Kalco Lighting, Sherwin-Williams, Summer Classics, Universal, and Verellen have dreamed up inspired spaces designed for you to capture your very best selfie moments. Mingle with these fabulous brands and designers, and join us for a chance to WIN A TRIP TO PARIS!


8am - 8pm, October 22

#HPMKTmemory Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

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 who else is popping up on our photo wall.


9:30am - 10:30am, October 22

Style Spotters Hot Spot Tours

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Enjoy a personal trip through some of the most stunning showrooms at Market with 2022 Style Spotters as they walk you through two of their favorite High Point Market showrooms. Kelly Collier-Clark will take her guests through Global Views and Ngala Trading, Austin Handler will tour Ro Sham Beaux and Made Goods, and DuVäl Reynolds will explore Kravet and Highland House. Please arrive at The Point by 9:15am ahead of a prompt departure at 9:30am. Sponsored by Crypton and Studio Designer. Please RSVP at www.highpointmarket.org.

Speakers: Kelly Collier-Clark, Austin Handler, DuVäl Reynolds


10am - 11am, October 22

Reach Furniture Customers by Maximizing an Omni-channel Retail Marketing Strategy

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Omni-channel retailing is no longer a buzzword—it’s a reality. The ability to effectively drive in-store foot traffic & sales is all about reaching the right person at the right time with the right creative & on the right screen. Spectrum Reach, the advertising division of Charter Communications, Inc. invites you to learn about new industry trends & how to implement that knowledge into a marketing strategy to reach furniture buyers. Our esteemed panelists are experts in connecting businesses with potential customers across cable and streaming TV, search, online video & display. Walk away with data driven strategies & insights that will make marketing easier, more targeted & cost-effective for your business. First 125 guests get a free gift.

Speakers: Kathleen Ramirez, Cherri Ellis, Melissa Harmston, Drew Niven


11:30am - 2pm, October 22

Live Music at Lunch at Center Stage

Social Center Stage, in between the Transportation Terminal and Showplace Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Take a break from the showrooms to enjoy your lunch outdoors in Center Stage. Live musical entertainment and lawn games will be available to give Market guests a relaxing lunchtime hour. While here, be sure to also check out High Point Market’s first-ever selfie pavilion, presented by StyleRow. Featuring 12 unique, inteactive displays, the pavilion is custom-designed to put you in the spotlight and be the perfect backdrop for sharing all the #HPMKT inspiration on your feed.


2pm - 3pm, October 22

Embracing a Mission-Minded Approach with The Kaleidoscope Project

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join Kaleidoscope Project founder, Amy Lynn Schwartzbard, & a panel of designers from their second showhouse, The Firehouse Project, as they dive into the guiding forces behind the organization. Weaving a narrative of diversity, equity & inclusion, The Kaleidoscope Project aims to showcase the diverse talent within our creative design industry. Panelists Everick Brown, Rasheeda Gray, Marilyn Lavergne, David Santiago and Virginia Toledo will discuss the showhouse they just completed & the value of a mission-minded approach for impacting change. As a bonus, The Kaleidoscope Project will also announce the location of their third showhouse project, debuting spring 2023.

Speakers: Everick Brown, Rasheeda Gray, Marilyn Lavergne, David Santiago, Virginia Toledo, Amy Lynn Schwartzbard


3pm - 4pm, October 22

KEYNOTE SERIES - Bring Good Vibes Home: Justina Blakeney talks business, community & standing out from the crowd

Educational High Point Theatre (located in the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Filled with inspiration, optimism, and an abundance of color, designer and New York Times bestselling author Justina Blakeney returns to High Point Market for a deep dive into her design philosophy, licensing deals, and the founding of her thriving lifestyle brand, Jungalow. Join Justina, in conversation with Caroline Hipple, as she reflects on the journey, teaching moments, highlights, and what’s next for her and her business ventures.

Speakers: Justina Blakeney, Caroline Hipple


3:30pm - 4:30pm, October 22

The Timeless Appeal of Modern Italian Design

Educational Casa Italia, 130 W. Commerce Avenue, Floor 1; Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/ Green Line) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Please join aspire design and home’s Jennifer Quail for a conversation on the timeless appeal of modern Italian design. Joining us will be Tina Ramchandani, Principal Interior Designer at Tina Ramchandani Creative, Lucy Penfield, Design Principal at Lucy Interior Design and Francis Toumbakaris, Founder & Lead Interior Designer at Francis Interiors. Following our discussion, please stay to enjoy a cocktail reception in celebration of Italian Style and Design.

Speakers: Jennifer Quail, Tina Ramchandani, Lucy Penfield, Francis Toumbakaris


4pm - 6pm, October 22

Meet & Greet Cocktail Hour with Featured Designers and Publisher of Best-Selling National Design Book

Social Bienenstock Furniture Library, 1009 N Main St, High Point, NC 27262 Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Don’t miss the opportunity to mingle with award-winning featured interior designers and toast to the unveiling of the highly acclaimed national design book, Modish: The Book of Great Design, at the Bienenstock Furniture Library. Principal Publisher and curator Beth Buckley, of leading shelter industry publishing house, benton buckley books, will be in attendance, along with designers Erica Ortiz Berke, Barrett Oswald, Kristin Dittmar, Jasmin Reese, and Joni Spear, and more from this star-studded collection forwarded by renowned celebrity designer, Cliff Fong. Join us for the cocktail hour, book signing, industry celebration, and introduction to luxury, exhibitionary publishing.


4:30pm - 5:30pm, October 22

Drew & Jonathan’s Game Night

Social Center Stage, between Showplace and the Transportation Terminal Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join designers and popular TV hosts Drew and Jonathan Scott at Center Stage for a special game-night event to kick off your Saturday evening entertainment! In a Market-first, Team Drew and Team Jonathan will face off in an epic showdown testing their design and High Point Market knowledge. Get there early for your chance to play with HGTV’s No. 1 viewed hosts, renovation experts, and leading experts on home design. This exciting event is brought to you by Scott Living by Drew & Jonathan and Drew & Jonathan Home brands. Learn more: drewandjonathan.com/market. Take the game questionnaire at https://forms.gle/bozUXe2sNY4CtoHM7.

Speakers: Jonathan Scott, Drew Scott


5pm - 7pm, October 22

The Common Thread for the Cure Evening Mixer

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

The Common Thread for the Cure Invites you to join them for lite bites, beer, wine and door prizes during the High Point Market as you learn about the many ways you can be a part of uniting the furnishings and design industries in the battle against breast cancer. Learn how industry members or an immediate family member can apply for a confidential Helping Hand Grant. Members of the board of directors will be onsite during the event for a meet and greet as well as questions. All registered Market attendees are welcome.


6:30pm - 9pm, October 22

Eats & Beats

Social Center Stage, in between the Transportation Terminal and Showplace Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Let relaxation and reconnection take center stage as you join a few hundred of our best friends at this popular evening concert experience. Enjoy great tunes, good food, and the beauty of North Carolina in the fall as you unwind from an exciting and inspiring day at High Point Market.


7pm - 10pm, October 22

High Point Fashion Week Carpe Diem: Adult Masquerade Fashion Show

Social Congdon Yards - 410 W English Rd, High Point, NC 27262 Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Seize the day! The first official show to kick off fashion week. Come and experience a masquerade like you have never seen it before. Prepare to partake in a night of elegance, sophistication, and most importantly style. There are surprises around every corner, but we will not tell! See RSVP link for tickets.


8am - 8pm, October 23

#HPMKTmemory Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

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 who else is popping up on our photo wall.


9:30am - 10:30am, October 23

Style Spotters Hot Spot Tours

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Enjoy a personal trip through some of the most stunning showrooms at Market with 2022 Style Spotters as they walk you through two of their favorite High Point Market showrooms. Kurt Jacob Miller will take his guests through South + English and Splashworks, Lucy Penfield will tour Summer Classics and Gabby, and Jana Platina Phipps will explore House of Cindy and Red Egg. Please arrive at The Point by 9:15am ahead of a prompt departure at 9:30am. Sponsored by Crypton and Studio Designer. Please RSVP at www.highpointmarket.org.

Speakers: Kurt Jacob Miller, Lucy Penfield, Jana Platina Phipps


10am - 11am, October 23

How Kitchen + Bath Can Help Drive Your Business to the Next Level

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Over the past several years, kitchen + bath design has increasingly dominated home design. The two spaces have become an important lifestyle focus for consumers and a key selling tool for builders and realtors. In this panel moderated by NKBA's SVP Marketing + Digital, Pam McNally, and featuring designers Rachel Moriarty (Rachel Moriarty Interiors) and Sharon Sherman, ASID, CID, CKD, NCIDQ (Thyme & Place Interiors), we discuss how designers can take advantage of these evolving and expanding areas of the home to grow their businesses.

Speakers: Pam McNally, Rachel Moriarty, Sharon Sherman, ASID, CID, CKD


11:30am - 2pm, October 23

Live Music at Lunch at Center Stage

Social Center Stage, in between the Transportation Terminal and Showplace Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Take a break from the showrooms to enjoy your lunch outdoors in Center Stage. Live musical entertainment and lawn games will be available to give Market guests a relaxing lunchtime hour. While here, be sure to also check out High Point Market’s first-ever selfie pavilion, presented by StyleRow. Featuring 12 unique, inteactive displays, the pavilion is custom-designed to put you in the spotlight and be the perfect backdrop for sharing all the #HPMKT inspiration on your feed.


12pm - 12:30pm, October 23

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Pinning Ceremony

Social Wall of Fame, Lobby of Furniture Plaza, 210 South Main Street Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation will start the induction process at a moving ceremony to present the coveted Hall of Fame pin to the 2022 Inductees, along with uncovering their plaques on the Wall of Fame and dedicating the bronze bricks that are permanently placed in the Walk of Fame.


2pm - 3pm, October 23

LUXURY, A New Point of View!

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

How do we define luxury today given the paradigm shifts in global culture and our desire to bring luxury experiences to everyone? Historically LUXURY meant exclusivity, couture craftsmanship, rarified materials and wealth. This panel of luxury designers, moderated by Gary Inman and including Shayla Copas, Barry Goralnick and Lucy Searle, will explore the ‘New Luxury’ with emphasis on issues such as sustainability, accessibility, and craftsmanship in the age of technology. Come enjoy a complimentary lunch prior to the session, courtesy of Currey & Company, and enjoy a tour and refreshments in their showroom after (IHFC, M110 on Main Street).

Speakers: Gary Inman, Shayla Copas, Barry Goralnick, Lucy Searle


3pm - 4pm, October 23

KEYNOTE SERIES - Building a Design Community on Pinterest

Educational High Point Theatre (located in the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Each month, 89 million people come to Pinterest—not to passively like or scroll through home and design content, but to actually put those ideas into practice. Pinterest offers creatives a new opportunity to make content and grow an engaged, inspired audience. Join Pinterest’s Jeremy Jankowski in conversation with Business of Home editor in chief Kaitlin Petersen as they discuss the platform's latest features and how creators can tap into its booming home and design ecosystem. Presented by the High Point Market Authority. Sponsored by Pinterest.

Speakers: Jeremy Jankowski, Kaitlin Petersen


3:30pm - 5:30pm, October 23

Sherwin-Williams Social at The Point

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join the Sherwin-Williams team and meet some of your Color Marketing Design Account Executives.


4pm - 5pm, October 23

A DEI Dialogue around Design: Engage, Expose, Educate, and Enhance Equity in our Industry

Educational The Commons at Congdon Yards, 410 W. English Road (Red Line Stop 27) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join us for the inaugural panel of the Diversity Advocacy Alliance (DAA). Our mission is to cultivate a welcoming environment by expanding the representation of our BIPOC community within the industry & its leadership. We aim to amplify voices, emphasize inclusive spaces & showcase authentic representation. Within this discussion, we will identify, highlight & address overarching issues related to diversity, equity and inclusion within our industry and begin to identify constructive ways forward. We will then conclude our talk with a lively & insightful conversation around “Cultural Design” - how to achieve, who it is for & why it is important. Immediately following, join us for “networking + nibbles” with DAA team members from 5-7pm.

Speakers: Patti Carpenter, Everick Brown, Ashley Ross, Victoria Sanchez, Rachel Moriarty


5pm - 7pm, October 23

Networking + Nibbles with the Diversity Advocacy Alliance (DAA)

Social The Commons at Congdon Yards, 410 W. English Road (Red Line Stop 27) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Immediately following our 4pm panel discussion around diversity, equity & inclusion within our industry and cultural design, we invite you to join the members of the Diversity Advocacy Alliance (DAA) for networking and nibbles. Come meet the new team, learn more about DAA’s mission, and enjoy an open and inclusive opportunity to develop deeper connections within our industry. All High Point Market attendees are welcome.


5:30pm - 10:30pm, October 23

American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Induction Celebration

Social Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons, 3121 West Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, NC 27407 Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Focused on celebrating the exceptional leadership of the men and women who have helped build and define the home furnishings industry, MASTER THE CHALLENGE 2022 is a call to lead by fostering an environment that encourages and inspires future leaders and honors new Hall of Fame Inductees. The Induction Celebration will feature Sophia, the world’s first humanoid celebrity, as the keynote speaker. Cocktail Networking Reception 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Dinner and Induction Ceremony 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM After Party 9:15 PM – 10:30 PM


6:30pm - 9pm, October 23

Eats & Beats - Party of the Year

Social Center Stage, in between the Transportation Terminal and Showplace Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Dance the night away as we wind down the opening weekend of Fall Market with the high-energy, crowd-pleasing tunes of Party of the Year. Enjoy an evening outdoors with other Market guests and complimentary light bites and drinks.


8am - 8pm, October 24

#HPMKTmemory Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

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 who else is popping up on our photo wall.


9:30am - 10:30am, October 24

Style Spotters Hot Spot Tours

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Enjoy a personal trip through some of the most stunning showrooms at Market with 2022 Style Spotters as they walk you through two of their favorite High Point Market showrooms. Kelly Finley will take her guests through Julian Chichester and Mr. Brown London, Rachel Mautner will tour Taracea and Soberon Studio, and Monika Nessbach will explore Palecek and Leif Petersen. Please arrive at The Point by 9:15am ahead of a prompt departure at 9:30am. Sponsored by Crypton and Studio Designer. Please RSVP at www.highpointmarket.org.

Speakers: Kelly Finley, Rachel Mautner, Monika Nessbach


10am - 11am, October 24

What I Wish I Knew: How to Secure High-Net-Worth Clients, Avoid Complications and Make Them into Lifelong Clients

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Join Circaphiles Founder and Designer Genevieve Trousdale in conversation with Circaphiles Ambassadors and fellow designers Laura Hodges and Sara Malek Barney in an engaging panel discussion about ‘What I Wish I Knew: How to secure high-net-worth clients, avoid complications and make them into lifelong clients." Genevieve, Laura and Sara will share their extensive knowledge on the positives and the negatives. Breaking down their strategies on how to proactively secure high-end clients and, more importantly, how to avoid the nightmare scenarios that can come along with working with them. After the panel, Circaphiles will host a luncheon at The Point where all are welcome to come gather and discuss the topic further!

Speakers: Genevieve Trousdale, Laura Hodges, Sara Malek Barney


11:30am - 2pm, October 24

Live Music at Lunch at Center Stage

Social Center Stage, in between the Transportation Terminal and Showplace Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Take a break from the showrooms to enjoy your lunch outdoors in Center Stage. Live musical entertainment and lawn games will be available to give Market guests a relaxing lunchtime hour. While here, be sure to also check out High Point Market’s first-ever selfie pavilion, presented by StyleRow. Featuring 12 unique, inteactive displays, the pavilion is custom-designed to put you in the spotlight and be the perfect backdrop for sharing all the #HPMKT inspiration on your feed.


2pm - 3pm, October 24

Survey Says: What You Should Know about Fees, Rates, and Charging for your Expertise

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

The results are in. From the newly released Interior Designers Survey on Fees, Salaries and Competing for Talent, business transformation coach, Gail Doby, will show you what designers across the country charge, how they bill, and what you can do to improve your bottom line. Find out designers’ hourly rates; charging a flat rate versus fixed fees; and whether to change your fee structure for the current economic climate. Who charges portal to portal, discuss markups and margins and much more during this informative and open discussion with one of the design industry’s experts on the subject.

Speakers: Gail Doby


4:30pm - 6:30pm, October 24

Hospitality at Market Closing Event

Social Culp at Congdon Yards, 410 W English Road (Red Line Stop 27) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Close out your High Point Market experience in style by joining us for a reception at our fantastic new showroom at Congdon Yards. Enjoy a selection of wine, beer and light bites while browsing our in-stock drapery, upholstery and soft goods fabric collections. We look forward to seeing you!


5pm - 7pm, October 24

Mydoma Virtual Home Tour Mixer

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Calling all designers - Join us to celebrate and announce the winners of the first-ever Mydoma Studio Virtual Home Tour Contest! We’re going to raise a glass, tour the amazing virtual designs, and announce our prize winners. Come mix, mingle and experience for yourself the beautiful designs in augmented reality.


5pm - 6:30pm, October 24

WithIt Networking at Casa Italia

Social Casa Italia, 130 W. Commerce Ave. Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Casa Italia hosts WithIt women for networking during High Point Market. Guests are welcome – come learn about WithIt and how this organization supports women in their careers.


8am - 8pm, October 25

#HPMKTmemory Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

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 who else is popping up on our photo wall.


9am - 10am, October 25

Style Spotters LIVE!

Educational High Point Theatre (located in the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Be the first to hear this season’s top style stories before you leave town at the fall 2022 Style Spotters LIVE! Join us in the High Point Theatre to get the inside story on the design ideas and product innovations that captured the imagination of our 2022 Style Spotters team. Hosted by Style Spotter Advisors Shay Geyer and Gary Inman. Complimentary boxed breakfast available. No RSVP required. Doors open at 8:30am. Sponsored by Crypton and Studio Designer.

Speakers: Kelly Collier-Clark, Kelly Finley, Jacob Laws, Austin Handler, Rachel Mautner, Kurt Jacob Miller, Monika Nessbach, Lucy Penfield, Jana Platina Phipps, DuVäl Reynolds


10am - 11am, October 25

In Full Bloom: Spring 2023 Textile and Home Industry Trends

Educational The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

Fashion Snoops is the leading on-demand trend forecasting platform. Fashion Snoops focuses on validating consumer behavior with data and projecting how that will, in turn, predict product development. In partnership with the International Textile Alliance, we'll sit down with Fashion Snoop's VP of Creative, Jaye Anna Mize, and discuss textile trends of Spring 2023, dive into the whys behind the world’s current design movements and explore our top picks and best bets for the coming season.

Speakers: Jaye Anna Mize


7pm - 10pm, October 25

High Point Fashion Week Emerging Designer Competition

Social Cohab Space - 1547 W English Rd, High Point, NC 27262 Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

This event is for the up-and-coming talent in the area, as well as those who support them. From fashion to textiles, see local designers and students put their best foot forward in a fashion show competition. Featuring some famous faces in both industries, this event is for those serious about their crafts. See RSVP link for tickets.


8am - 8pm, October 26

#HPMKTmemory Hashtag Printer and Photo Wall

Social The Point (on Commerce Ave, one block from the Transportation Terminal) Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

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 who else is popping up on our photo wall.


6pm - 9pm, October 26

High Point Fashion Week Fashion on Main Boutique Showcase

Social Gallery on Main - 100 S Main St, High Point, NC 27260 Neighborhood: Downtown Main Shuttle Stop: 14 (Red/Green Line)

This is the grand finale! See High Point’s local fashion brands display their looks for the upcoming season. From Chicos to Monkees, to BohoBlu and more, all your favorite boutiques will take center stage in an interactive show. You do not want to miss it! It is the grand finale, and we are going out with a bang! See RSVP link for tickets.


High Point Market Authority Board Votes to Approve Changing Official Market Dates

The Executive Committee for the High Point Market Authority met recently and voted to uphold the Board of Director’s decision to change the official Market dates. Beginning in Spring 2016, High Point Market will open on its regular day of Saturday, but will close on Wednesday instead of Thursday.

High Point Market Authority Announces Date Change for Fall Market 2016

The High Point Market Authority is announcing a date change for the upcoming Fall 2016 High Point Market. In light of the Jewish holiday Yom Kippur on Tuesday, Oct 11, and Wednesday, Oct 12, the Fall 2016 Market has been moved from the original dates of Oct 15 – 19, 2016, to Oct 22 –26, 2016.

High Point Market Authority Announces Design Tech Summit Partnership

The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Design Tech Summit for Fall Market (October 17 – 22, 2015) and beyond. As the newest High Point Market partner, Design Tech Summit is tasked with bringing in leading speakers and developing programs that are foc

High Point Market Product Search & Planning Tool Launches on Steelyard

In an ongoing effort to attract more of the $68 billion dollar professional design industry to Market, the High Point Market Authority and Steelyard (formerly TODL) have launched the High Point Market Product Search & Planning Tool within Steelyard’s proprietary web and mobile commerce platform.

High Point Market Announces Fitness Challenge for Fall Market 2015

Beginning on opening day of Market – Saturday, October 17 - the High Point Market Fit Challenge will give attendees the opportunity to track their steps at Market and compete for a $250 Visa gift card.

High Point Market Expecting to Receive Additional Funding from North Carolina State Budget

The 2015-16 budget for the state of North Carolina, which has cleared the Senate and House budget committee, includes some exciting additions for the High Point Market Authority (HPMA). The $21.75 billion budget bill, includes an additional $544,528 in marketing dollars for High Point Market.

High Point Market Refreshes Media Center, Adds Industry Partners for Fall Market 2015

The High Point Market Authority has teamed up with three industry associations (AHFA, ASID, ASFD) to design the new media center, dubbed MediaLink.

High Point Market Authority Announces ASID Education Partnership

The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) for its educational offerings during Fall Market, October 17 – 22, 2015.

High Point Market - Announces Design Bloggers Tour for Fall Market 2015

The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Esteem Media to develop a Design Bloggers Tour for Fall Market. The High Point Market Design Bloggers Tour will bring a group of ten design bloggers to High Point Market for a 3-day tour of sponsoring showrooms.