News & Events

TUESDAY, JUNE 22 | 4 P.M. | TO THE TRADE
Connect!: “Closets – the New Frontier”

Scavolini Store Detroit specializes in clean, contemporary design, and is known for tailoring each space to the client’s needs. They are inviting Trade members to stop by for a glass of wine and stimulating conversation – discussing tips and tricks for better organization in closets through good design. Gift bags will be provided to those attending. Space is limited. If you are interested in attending, RSVP to Emily McDonald at 248.649.4772 or email emcdonald@michigandesign.com.

Connect! is a series of informal product presentations for Trade members hosted by our showrooms. Each 30-minute event is complimentary and will focus on a specific design-related topic.

THURSDAY, JUNE 24 | 11:30 A.M. - 1:30 PM. | B PARKING LOT
Summer Kick-Off Event

Join Designer Furniture Services + Fabrics and E.W. Kitchens outside for a “Summer Kick-Off Event” along with representatives from Mont Surfaces, Benjamin Moore, and Laurie Tennent Botanicals. Take a few minutes out of your busy schedule to view cool new products, order samples, and ask design questions you may have for these industry leaders. Complimentary take-away items will be available for attendees. RSVP to emcdonald@michigandesign.com by Wednesday, June 21. Look for the tables/tents in the B parking lot (south of the main entrance).

THURSDAY, JULY 1 | 12 - 2 P.M.
Student Appreciation Virtual Event with ASID Michigan

Interior design students and designers are invited to join ASID Michigan for a virtual “Student Appreciation Event” on July 1 from 12 - 2 p.m. During this online event, students will be able to have their resumes and portfolios reviewed by industry experts and ask questions about the industry.

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS AND TO REGISTER

TUESDAY, JULY 13 | 10 A.M.
Connect!: “Project Porcelain”

Dive into all things porcelain with Leonardo's Marble & Granite! Trade members are invited to join Michigan’s first fabricator and installer in their showroom, Suite 102-B, on July 13 at 10 a.m. for an informative presentation on this versatile surface material. Come have a pastry and coffee and learn more about porcelain’s resilient characteristics that make it an ideal choice for a variety of applications, both indoors and out. All attendees will receive gift bags, but space is limited. If you are interested in attending, RSVP to Emily McDonald at 248.649.4772 or email emcdonald@michigandesign.com

Connect! is a series of informal product presentations for Trade members hosted by our showrooms. Each 30-minute event is complimentary and will focus on a specific design-related topic.

THURSDAY, JULY 22 | 10 A.M.
Launch! Tour: “Aging in Place”

Back by popular demand! Aging in place is closely connected to greater health and wellness outcomes for seniors. Interior designer Lois Haron, president at Lois Haron Designs, gives her top tips on what design decisions to consider when creating a safe and comfortable home that will improve the lives of seniors. Join Lois on Thursday, July 22, at 10 a.m., during this informative tour throughout Michigan Design Center.

Launch! Tours are complimentary but space is limited. If you’re interested, contact Emily at emcdonald@michigandesign.com or 248.649.4772 to reserve your place. Remember, space is very limited, so call early!

The Latest

Available in a variety of door styles and finishes, NatureKast Outdoor cabinetry is 100% weatherproof and provides the look and feel of real cypress or teak without the yearly maintenance. These weatherproof cabinets have been designed to perfectly complement the award-winning Galley Workstation, also available at E.W. Kitchens.

For a fresh take on marble and stone slabs, the porcelain Slab Collection draws inspiration from the most sought-after marbles, semi-precious stones, and onyx. Shown here is Slab Agata Blue (63x126) featuring true-to-life details with various shades of blue, sure to be the perfect showstopper for modern and contemporary designs needing a pop of color.

Schumacher Cranley Garden Wallcoverings

In Schumacher’s Signature Schumacher collection, they’ve taken the most popular fabric motifs in their repertoire and turned them into wallcoverings, as well as added new colorways to fabrics you love. Shown here is Cranley Garden.

Visual Comfort Double Twist Chandelier

The Double Twist Chandelier by Eric Cohler for Visual Comfort features dramatic scrolls and curves evoking old-fashioned calligraphy. Complete with a crystal ball detail, the chandelier is available in two sizes and four finishes. Shown in Polished Nickel. 

Baker Bespoke Upholstered Bed Collection

Baker is pleased to announce the debut of its Upholstered Bed Collection, an exciting addition to its customization program, Baker Bespoke. The Upholstered Bed Collection offers 16 original bed designs to draw from, including classic patterns and favorite frames from previous collections with distinguished designers like Thomas Pheasant and Barbara Barry.

Hartmann&Forbes Studio Concepts Collection

Combinations of unique fibers and techniques define the Studio Concepts Collection by Hartmann&Forbes. These limited-edition woven-to-size grassweave windowcovering designs will add interest and texture to any room setting.

Pindler presents several new additions to its popular Hearst Castle Collection. Inspired by a trip Pindler’s design team made to the historic site, these exclusive new additions come 23 years after the launch of the original collection. The new designs capture the timeless elegance and lavishness of the castle in a sophisticated, saturated color palette.

Parades of pattern and color define Stroheim’s new collection of fabrics, trimmings, and wallcoverings. Create visual impact with these nuanced shades and vivacious patterns. View the entire collection in the Designer Furniture Services + Fabrics showroom, Suite 22.

Theodore Alexander performance fabric

Did you know that Theodore Alexander offers a variety of performance fabrics to withstand the tests of children and pets? With over 50 options to choose from, these treated fabrics are both functional and beautiful. Shop their showroom in Suite 30 to find the perfect fabric for your home!

Donghia is now at Kravet

Donghia is returning with the introduction of over 450 fabrics, its first launch within Kravet Inc. This expansive product offering includes decorative fabrics, luxury textures, artisanal furniture, sleek lighting, and an array of velvets and specialty mohairs. Complementing this selection are more than 50 wallcoverings, including metallic grasscloths, a signature of the Donghia lifestyle. Explore donghia.com today!

Morris & Co. fabric and wallpaper

Celebrating 160 years of iconic pattern, Morris & Co. relaunches a hand-chosen selection of favorite fabrics and wallpapers alongside a stunning new design. Stop by Suite 60 to experience these fabulous patterns in person.

HRI Sunbrella 600 Collection rugs

The Sunbrella 600 Collection is the initial launch of HRI's new line of performance rugs made in partnership with Sunbrella. Machine-woven in Turkey using 100% Sunbrella yarns – a luxuriously soft and dense fiber that cannot be stained by spills or pet accidents. Totally childproof, will not pill or fuzz, and will not fade. Available in 4'x6', 5'x8', 8'x10’, and 9'x12'.