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Leading in Design Spring Market 2017

Tuesday, April 11

Leading in Design Spring Market 2017

Celebrate Design Inspiration!!

The Houston Design Center and LUXE Interiors + Design 
are proud to present 
HDC Spring Market 2017 

Experts, Trendsetters and Influencers Come Together for a Celebration of Design

9:45 am
Continuing Education Course for Architects & Designers
with Sunbrella Fabrics: 

Design Using Color Theory, Textiles & Light to Create
Healthful Lifestyle Settings

Presented by Marcia Blake,  Merchandise Manager 
This course will discuss how hue, chroma, value, saturation, tones, tints and shades affect the way we perceive colors. Participants will gain knowledge and understanding of the benefits of integrating color and light in the selection and specification of performance fabrics in lifestyle designs for personal health and well-being.
Leisure Collection Showroom 154

11 am
HERITAGE TEXAS PROPERTIES  Presents  Spring Market Keynote Program  
Understanding the needs of the Affluent Consumer to Create Value and Grow Your Business
with Lloyd Princeton, Design Management  Company and 
 Stephanie Pfeffer Anton, EVP, Luxury Portfolio International
Our esteemed panel will share insights and information on the affluent consumer and how to use this information to expand into the luxury market or grow your design business with the affluent consumer.
Moderated by Robin MueckOwner & CEOHeritage Texas Properties
Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152
A Spring Market Luncheon follows the Keynote Program.

1 pm
Selling Design Clients What they Need, Not What They Ask For
with Lloyd Princeton, Design Management  Company
Learn how to hire and retain the best talent in the marketplace.  In addition, this presentation will explore the psychology of sales and how to ask the right questions in order to steer clients towards what they need and will ultimately buy. Learn pricing methods that are likely to capture these elusive clients!
Bunch & Shoemaker Showroom 152

2 pm
This Old House: Perspectives on Renovating and Restoring
with Special Guest, Melissa MorganM Interiors San Antonio
and Reagan MillerReagan Andre Architects,
and Mike Mahlstedt, Company-wide Top Producer at  Heritage Texas Properties
Three industry leaders will share their individual perspectives and the interrelationship between each other on renovating and restoring homes including the challenges and rewards throughout and at the end of the process.
Moderated by Penny JonesPenny Jones Communications
Kitchen & Bath Concepts Showroom 148

3 pm
Exploring the Intersection of Fashion and Interiors
with Jillian O’NeillJillian O’Neill  Interior Design
Paloma Contreras, Paloma Contreras Design
Julie Rhodes, Julie Rhodes Fashion & Home
Katie Scott,  Katie Scott Design<
The worlds of interior design and fashion are as connected as ever. Luxe Interiors + Designs sits down with top pros in the luxury interior design market (who happen to have a keen eye for fashion) to discuss how the two fields work together, influence and overlap each other.
Moderated by Paulette Pearson,  LUXE Interiors + Design Texas Editor
Design House Showroom 115

4 pm – 6:00pm
Meet and Greet with Lloyd Princeton, LUXE Texas Editor Paulette Pearson and our Design Panel experts
We’ll toast to our Spring Market with bubbly from Moet & Chandon, wines from  Flora Springs and savory bites.  Here’s a chance for one-on-one conversations with our Design Experts.
Thorntree Slate & Marble Showroom 167

The Hotel Granduca is the official hotel for the Spring Market. For reservations, please call 713-713-418-1000 or 1-888-GRANDUCA and ask for the special rate for The Houston Design Center.

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