August 6, 2012, Houston TX – The Houston Design Center (7026 Old Katy Road, 77024) will hold its annual Designer Sample Sale Friday August 24th (9 am until 5 pm) & Saturday August 25th (9 am until 3 pm.)
Luxury designer showrooms will open their doors to the public and offer attractive discounts on floor samples, furniture, rugs and accessories for the home and office. Participating showrooms include: Abraham’s Furnishings & Rugs, Aria Rugs & Gallery, Bunch & Shoemaker, Lighting Treasures, Charles Ray & Associates, Design House, Johnson Simon Resources, Thorntree Slate & Marble, Scene One Interiors, Charlotte Nail Antiques, Randall Edward Design, Pride of Persia Rug Co., Teri Pugh Studio, and Postmodern Traditions.
The Center will also hold three free lectures for the public on Friday August 24th:
9;30AM – You, Me & HGTV, the real reality of working with an interior designer, given by Janus Lazaris, ASID in the Kitchen & Bath Showroom #148. This lecture offers the public the basics of working with the Interior design trade from hiring a designer to navigating designer showrooms. Lazarus reveals what the public should know before taking on an interior design project.
11AM – Faux Finish or Paint? What’s Right for Your Home given byTeri Pugh in the Teri Pugh Studio Showroom #156. Discover the difference and benefits of these popular wall treatments and learn what works best for your interior.
1PM – Antiques with a Twist given by Peggy Hull, ASID in the Charlotte Nail Antiques Showroom #165 which demonstrate the art of incorporating antique furnishings into current décor styles for everyday living.
Gourmet food trucks will be on-site serving lunch both days from 11:30 until 2 pm.
Space for all lectures is limited and reservations are required by calling 713-864-2660 or on-line at www.thehoustondesigncenter.com/samplesale
Located at 7026 Old Katy Road, inside the Loop 610, The Houston Design Center features more than 40 showrooms and design offices with over 10,000 manufactures the Houston Design Center is the city’s preferred destination for the best in luxury residential and commercial furnishings and products. Nestled in over fifteen acres of green space the HDC provides the design professional and the design inspired refined and unique style that is second to none.
For more information please call 713-864-2660 or visitwww.thehoustondesigncenter.com