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Surya Sets Lineup of Market Educational, Social Events
Rug and home décor resource Surya will host a full roster of educational and social events during High Point Market, which takes place Oct. 22-26.
Attendees will have the chance to hear firsthand what makes trendsetting global brands Ted Baker London and Elle Décor leaders in fashion and home decor, and how these brands have captured the essence of the European lifestyle in their rug and pillow collections for Surya.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to explore four distinctive color stories that will "captivate" the mind and soul in 2017 and beyond. And, Surya will hold its popular showroom celebration to kick off the fall season in style.
Scheduled educational events include:
- Ted Baker London - Quintessentially British Style for Your Home
Saturday, Oct. 22 | 2 – 3 p.m.
(Presented by Jon Nichols, Ted Baker London)
Find out what makes iconic lifestyle brand Ted Baker "no ordinary designer label", and see how Ted’s signature eye for composition, distinctive use of color and unmistakably debonair rug designs for Surya infuse spaces with impeccable style.
- Pratt & Lambert Presents: Captivate • The 2017 Color Forecast
Sunday, Oct. 23 | 1 – 2 p.m.
(Presented by Carolyn A. Noble, ASID, Pratt & Lambert)
Today's colors go beyond hue and are more passion oriented than ever before. Explore four captivating color palettes for 2017, discover their influences – from solo travel to virtual realities to visceral experiences with nature – and delve into their unique stories. Eligible for 0.1 CEU.
- ELLE DECOR – 30 Years of Style, Inspiration and Joie de Vivre
Monday, Oct. 24 | 11 a.m. – noon
(Presented by Eva Platini-Hernandez and Samantha Scragg, Lagardère Active Enterprises Americas)
Take a stunning visual journey of this chic and trendsetting brand, discover the essence of the Parisian lifestyle and be front and center for the launch of Elle Decor rug and pillow collections for Surya. Enjoy champagne and French truffles in celebration of Surya's newest design collaboration.
Featured social events include:
- Surya Fall Market Party
Sunday, Oct. 23 | 6 p.m. – midnight
Enjoy an evening of fun, music and relaxation in the Surya showroom. Complimentary wine, beer and signature cocktails will be served along with hors d'oeuvres and desserts as market goers mingle and dance the night away to an eclectic mix of DJ-spun tunes.
- Complimentary hot catered breakfast and lunch | Daily from 8 – 10 a.m.; 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
- Hors d'oeuvres and cocktails | Daily from 4 – 8 p.m.
Surya’s showroom at Showplace 4100 will be open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., beginning Friday, Oct. 21. Market attendees who schedule an appointment with their Surya sales specialist at www.surya.com/market-registration by Wednesday, Oct. 19 will receive 10% off their market order (no minimum).