Knock back some Bloody Marys with your new friends and favorite designers, as the first annual Southern Style Now festival winds to a close.
In the South, parties are big business. Five of the region's top pros discuss the ways entertaining traditions endure, and change with the times
• Ronda Carman
• Lynn Easton
• Angele Parlange
• Danielle Rollins
• Amanda Nisbet (Moderator)
A VIP cocktail party at Allison Kendrick's Home
The South's hottest artists talk about the influence of their homeland on their creative visions.
• Regina Scully
• Mary Nelson Sinclair
• Julie Silvers
• Amanda Stone Talley
• Sally King Benedict (Moderator)
Three industry icons discuss and share insight on their design careers.
Our industry's leading public relations experts share sure fire tips, strategies, & solutions.
• Elizabeth Blitzer
• Kristin Giese
• Dana Grunow
• Christina Juarez
• Beth Greene (Moderator)
An insider‘s tour of New Orleans’ premier antique shopping destinations.
Discussion on artisanal textiles with some of the industry’s leading textilers.
• CLOTH & KIND Interiors
• Peter Fasano
• Elizabeth Hamilton
• Kate Reynolds
• Stacy Waggoner
• Nick Olsen (Moderator)
A tasting of Old New Orleans Rum, and a celebration of the art of James Michalopoulos.
"The Fifth Wall" - The secret to stylish slab, mosaic how-to’s, and more from the industry’s leading purveyors of tile.
- Max Sinsteden
- Catherine Olasky
- Laura Burleson
- Lisa Mende
- Chad Graci
- Lindsey Waldrep (Moderator)
Designers debate the meaning of “tradition” in the ever-changing South.
• Michel Boyd
• Lindsey Coral Harper
• Reagan Hayes
• Ware Porter (Moderator)
• Jonathan Savage
Susanna will be chatting about and then signing copies of her latest design tome: “Its the Little Things: Creating Big Moments In Your Home Through The Stylish Small Stuff”
Up & Coming designers discuss what’s next in Southern style.
• Clary Bosbyshell
• David Ecton
• Lance Jackson
• Katie Scott
• Lisa Mende (Moderator)
*This event is open only to Architecture and Interior Design professionals seeking CEU credit.
A discussion about the restoration of traditional architecture and interiors to preserve the beauty and history of New Orleans.
- Franck Nataf (co-founder of Exquisite Surfaces)
- Grover Mouton
- Sarina Mohan
- Reagan Hayes
- Sara Ruffin Costello (Moderator)
Art Maven Blair Voltz Clarke interviews Hunt Slonem about Southern Art.
Some of the South’s most prominent design bloggers discuss the region’s style legacy and latest trends.
• Vicki Bolick / Ace of Space
• COCO /Cococozy
• Paloma Contreras / La Dolce Vita
• Toma Clark Haines / The Antiques Diva
• Jamie Meares / I Suwannee
• Adam Japko (Moderator)
VIP Cocktail Reception at the home of Sara Ruffin Costello
The World-renowned Designer, Entrepreneur, And Best-selling Author Discusses Her Fabled Background And Creative Journey.
*By Invitation Only