See Who Are The Style Spotters For The Fall’s High Point Market – This is one of the largest home furnishing tradeshows in the entire world, and one of the biggest in the Us, surpassing some other major events that are held in New York or Chicago, since it attracts around 75,000 people coming from different areas of the globe. This design show is a great opportunity to create network connections as well as to keep up with the latest interior design trends in the fall-winter season. With curations as diverse, exciting, and unique as they are, this team of interior design experts will put you on the inside track to the shapes, colors, and textures that are about to capture consumers’ hearts. Remember, from October 18- 23 all roads lead to this beautiful city in North Carolina!
High Point Market trend spotters’ tour is the best way to discover this year’s fall interior design trends in North Carolina. In these incredible tours, each of the Style Spotters will pick two of their favorite showrooms around the market and then leading a group on a tour of those two showrooms within a 60-minute timeframe. People believe that if you can’t find your dream furnishings in High Point Market that it probably doesn’t exist and this year style spotters are going to help you. Divided into two distinct categories, see who are the interior designers that are going to participate in these design trends tours:
PRODUCT CATEGORY TOURS:
Gary Inman ⇒ Hospitality
Nationally recognized for his erudite designs that embody innovation and the best of the past, Gary Inman has successfully merged his lifelong appreciation of beauty with his scholarly understanding of architecture and antiquities. He is an award-winning designer, author, and professional speaker whose work has been published in Verandah, House Beautiful, Elle Decor, Traditional Home, Hotel Design, Home & Design and among others.
Laura Thurman ⇒ Global Aesthetic
Well known for a global aesthetic filtered through a modern lens, Laura Thurman uses her upbringing in the diverse city of Los Angeles and world travels for inspiration as she collaborates with her clients to create beautiful spaces that reflect their values and personality. Her Nashville-based interior design firm is an expert in residential and commercial development projects throughout the country.
Eric Haydel ⇒ Antiques/Antique Reproductions
Named a 2019 High Point Market Authority Style Spotter, Eric Haydel’s dedication to the design profession and creative process have earned him recognition throughout the industry. The interior designer marries Southern charm with New England sensibilities to develop intriguing and distinctive design solutions.
Erinn Valencich ⇒ Designer-Friendly Furniture
Erinn V. Design Group is an award-winning boutique design firm borne of a passion for creating stunning environments, led by its eponymous founder, Erinn Valencich. Since 2004, her style has been synonymous with the classic California lifestyle. With a keen understanding of design, the interior designer elevates spaces with her distinctive approach to interior architecture and often transforms the structure of a space by creating dynamic compositions with a heightened sense of drama.
Cynthia Ferguson ⇒ Textiles
Cynthia Ferguson is the creative force behind Cynthia Ferguson Designs, a full-service residential design firm in Toronto. With clients around the globe, Cynthia is widely recognized for producing colorful and classic interiors for her sophisticated clientele. hallmarks of colorful, layered interiors create the basis of her style aesthetic.
FAVORITE SHOWROOMS TOURS:
Benjamin Johnston Design, LLC is the culmination of Ben Johnston’s national and international design practice and lifestyle brand. Taking inspirational cues from a variety of cultures and time periods, Ben blends new and vintage pieces to create contemporary spaces that feel curated over a lifetime. The interior designer accomplishes this tasteful mix while adhering to the classic design principles of balance and simplicity, through the use of clean lines and tailored details.
Passionate about connecting with others and learning about her client’s desires and lifestyles, Kara Cox strives to create lasting relationships that enable her to design beautiful spaces that are fresh, tailored and timeless. Growing up in the heart of the furniture industry in central North Carolina, Kara learned to appreciate quality craftsmanship, the tradition of furniture making and the importance of supporting our local artisans.
National award-winning designer, speaker, author, brand ambassador, and philanthropist Shayla Copas, one of the South’s most acclaimed luxury designers and tastemakers, has created unique and innovative interiors for an array of residential, commercial, and event clients throughout her more than 20-year career.
Named “The Colorful Modernist” by House Beautiful Magazine, Courtney McLeod is the founder and principal of Right Meets Left Interior Design, an award-winning Manhattan-based full-service design studio. The interior designer has been named a 2019 Style Spotter by the High Point Market Authority and included on the 2019 list of emerging designers by Luxe Interiors + Design Magazine