Texas is full of great designers and makers, and new things are happening every day in the Lone Star State. To help you keep up with all the design news and goings-ons in the area, AD PRO is here with what you need to know this week.
Dallas Market Center Announces Programming for Dallas Design Week
It s that time of year again. Dallas Design Week is returning to the Dallas Market Center between September and , and the Design Center just announced programming for the multiday event. Designers should watch for events like Ro Sham Beaux sale, a giveaway from Dallas Rugs, Erinn Valencich s talk about the future of sourcing, and plenty of chances to catch up with industry friends and get up to date on new product launches. The full lineup is available on the design center s website.
Designer Dream Spree Tickets Are Now Available
Ever wanted to shop alongside the likes of Mary McDonald, Martyn Lawrence Bullard, Suzanne Kasler, and Robert Passal? At Houston designer Julie Dodson s Designer Dream Spree event, held at the Round Top Antiques Festival, the chance will be yours—for the price of a $ ticket. On October , these four decorators will visit the fair with Dodson and each select a special item. The group will then share their findings onstage in a moderated panel. “It is pure magic when I see designers from other parts of the country experience Round Top for the first time, Dodson tells AD PRO. The dealers work so hard to make this show a success and I wanted to see them gain the attention that they so deserve.”
The Brick Awards Will Recognize Houston s Finest Preservation Pros
Actors have Oscars, singers have Grammys…and Houston preservationists have the Bricks. Presented by Preservation Houston, the Good Brick Awards have recognized outstanding contributions to preservation, restoration, and enhancement of Houston s architectural and cultural heritage since . The Good Brick Awards are looking for submissions—and the due date of September is fast approaching. Projects must be located in Harris County and have been completed within the last five years to be eligible. Nomination categories include the renovation, restoration, or adaptive reuse of a building. What could be better than putting a Brick award on a brick mantel?
Cole Smith, Renowned Dallas Architect, Has Died at
On August , renowned Dallas architect Cole Smith passed away at age . Smith’s body of work, which includes more than , projects, includes the first Dallas Holocaust Memorial and some of the most well-regarded estates of Preston Hollow and Highland Park. Smith was a perpetual student of his craft, traveling with his wife, interior designer Sherry Hayslip Smith, to Japan and China together to study design, art, and culture just one year ago. In , he was elected a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects.
Party Host Extraordinaire Ronda Carman Drops Linen Napkin Collab
Houston entertainer and socialite Ronda Carman, listed on the The Salonniere list of America’s Best Party Hosts, likely knows a thing or two about table linens. Now Carman has launched a new party-ready collection of hand-embroidered linens with Haute Home. The collection debut is set to coincide with Carman’s latest book, Entertaining at Home, which will be released September .
James Antony Home Is Coming to Dallas
New to the Dallas Design District is James Antony Home, located at Dragon Street. “Our new stores will redefine experiential retail, empowering our customers to personalize every piece in their home,” company founder James Antony told Furniture Today. The new showroom is expected to open on September .
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