| Sep 5, 2012 |
Meet Eric Cohler, Thom Filicia at Laguna Design Center
Boh staff
By Staff

Keynote speakers Eric Cohler and Thom Filicia will headline the Laguna Design Center's Fall Market on Wednesday, September 19.

Doors open at 9am, and registration is required. Events will continue through the day, include Cohler's Keynote at 10am in Center Court, in which the designer will discuss his restoring of Edward Durrell Stone’s 1937 A. Conger Goodyear house.

Lee Jofa will host refreshments to follow in the Kravet/Lee Jofa Showroom/Brunschwig & Fils, Suite 156.

For the afternoon keynote, Thom Filicia will speak about "From Inspiration to Implementation" at 2pm. Kravet will host a reception to follow in the Kravet/Lee Jofa/Brunschwig & Fils Showroom, Suite 156.

Here's a look at some other highlights for the day:

11am - Gina B, Suite 130: Gina B invites you for a meet and greet with two local artists Nicole Landau and Ben Hecht from the William Merrill Gallery.

11:30am – 12:30pm - Schumacher, Suite 126: Collection Preview & Light Lunch Reception with a presentation of the Schumacher 2012 Fall collection, featuring Luxe Lodge. A refined and rustic, yet thoroughly modern approach for a sophisticated getaway environment, from mountain hearthside to woodland retreat. Discover the plush mohair blends with wool blanket plaids, kilim-inspired patterns, velvet houndstooth and stitched leather fabrics that create this richly textured collection of weaves, embroideries and wallcoverings.

12pm - Witford, Suite 165: Witford invites you to come see the new and exciting ERIC BRAND “MOBILE MATERIALS BAR.” The 18’ ERIC BRAND trailer has been transformed into a swanky and functional traveling showroom with various monitors displaying details of complex projects and a vast array of materials sourced worldwide.

1pm - Ebanista, Suite 127: Meet Ebanista's founder, Fari Pakzad, and discover its collection of casegoods, upholstery, lighting, textiles, area rugs, and accessories all personally curated by Fari and Melinda Pakzad.

3:00 PM - Blake House, Suite 171: Join us as Rebecca Welch, Director of Product Development, introduces the new line of Natural Wallcoverings from HARTMANN & FORBES. Learn more about the sustainable natural materials she chose, the process used to handcraft each roll and the inspiration behind each of the nine series in the Americana Collection. Light refreshments will be served.

Click here to register and for the complete schedule of events taking place throughout the day.

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