Nov. 18, 2017

ADAC Day of Design: Celebrating Inspired Living

10:30 AM – 2:15 PM

Sponsored by ADAC

Are you feeling inspired? We are! ADAC Day of Design at the Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles 9th Annual Home for the Holidays Showhouse is all about basking in inspiration. Learn how a creative duo thrives on travels far and wide to enhance their lives and their work. Discover how rooms that elevate and speak to the five senses inspired an interior designer to write a brand new book on the subject. Wrap up the day with a panel discussion that explores how the world of fashion influences the work of three of Atlanta’s most stylish designers.

Design Journeys
with John Lineweaver and John Oetgen
10:30 AM -11:15 AM
See, Experience, and Enjoy More. Interior designer and Showhouse Honorary Chair, John Oetgen recently posted an image of these words taken at the London Photo Fair on his Instagram account. They perfectly sum up what his life in travel is like with graphic designer, John Lineweaver. Enjoy listening in as this dynamic and hilarious duo shares how traveling far and wide feeds their insatiable creative curiosity and informs their respective design work.

An Eye for Beauty: Rooms That Speak to the Senses
with Beth Webb
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM
Beth Webb believes that regardless of who we are or what kind of style we prefer, beauty and comfort are paramount for any home. Because each room is an environment, her design elevates the everyday by speaking to the five senses. In her talk, Beth explores the fundamentals of creating a home in which every element we see and touch, and how the room makes us feel and enhances our ability to live well. After the presentation, Beth will sign copies of her new book, An Eye for Beauty: Rooms that Speak to the Senses.

How to Bring Fashion Home
with Alice Cramer, Meredith McBrearty, and James Wheeler
Moderated by Kevin Knaus, Regional Director - The Fashion Group International of Atlanta, Inc.
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM
There's no doubt that fashion and interiors influence each other. Industry insiders say it takes an average of two years for fashion trends to fully integrate into the home furnishings market. Fashion expert, Kevin Knaus explores the topic with three wildly stylish designers, Alice Cramer, Meredith McBrearty, and James Wheeler. Listen in as they reveal how fashion runway trends of color and pattern are transformed into luxury interiors and discover how the clothes we live in serve as endless inspiration for the spaces we inhabit.

ADAC Day of Design Presentations are included as part of the general admission ticket to the showhouse.

Home for the Holidays Showhouse
1800 Garraux Road NW
Atlanta, GA 30327