Upcoming Events

Jun. 25-Dec. 18

2016 Southern Living Idea House

Wednesday through Saturday | 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Sunday | 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
Closed on Monday and Tuesday.

In honor of the 50th Anniversary, Southern Living brings the 2016 Idea...
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Sep. 1

How to Build Strong Client Relationships for Your Success and Survival | 0.1 CEU

9:30 AM
TRADE ONLY

Consideration, patience, respect, and trust are paramount in any professional relationship...yet can be challenging to gain and maintain! Interior designer and consultant with a master's...
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Sep. 9-Oct. 2

2016 Serenbe Designer Showhouse

Sponsored by ADAC

Thursday – Saturday | 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday | NOON – 6:00 PM

Sitting high atop The Textile Lofts is a three-bedroom luxury Penthouse featuring spacious...
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Sep. 9

ADAC ON THE ROAD: Serenbe, Georgia FEATURING The Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles’ Serenbe Designer Showhouse

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sponsored by Designer Carpets, Renaissance Tile & Bath, and Strathmore

As a busy designer, you deserve time to renew your mind, body, and creative spirit. The ADAC on the Road trip to Serenbe promises...
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Sep. 13

ICAA Southeast Presents
Shutze Awards Submittal Workshop

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
TRADE ONLY

Interested in entering the Shutze Awards? Confused by the process? Want tips to help your submission stand out? Join ICAA Southeast and a panel of design experts for a discussion on...
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Sep. 14

TRADE TALK
Decoding Fabric Labels to Predict Performance
0.1 CEU Credits

11:00 AM — 1:00 PM
TRADE ONLY

Bring on the red wine; the muddy, upholstery-loving dog; and even a peanut butter-faced kid or two. With the right fabrics, your clients’ homes can handle it. But how do you figure...
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Sep. 15

The Masters of Design | Meet the Masters

5:30 PM
Meet the Masters is a panel discussion, moderated by Elizabeth Ralls, Editor-in-Chief of Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles, that explores how four of the Southeast’s most talented and respected design professionals...
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Sep. 15

Peacock Alley Launch Party for Villa Italia

4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Join Peacock Alley for Villa Italia, an exclusive event celebrating their newest collection of limited-edition Italian duvets and matelassés.

Think about a life well-lived, and you’ll soon realize...
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Sep. 22

IIDA DRESSED 2016: For the Record

6:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Sponsored by ADAC

TRADE ONLY

IIDA Georgia presents DRESSED 2016: For the Record. This fashion extravaganza pairs Georgia’s most talented architects and designers with industry...
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Sep. 26


DISCOVER ADAC
Make Your Bed and Lie In It

4:00 PM — 6:00 PM
Join Peacock Alley and featured designers for a bed-making throw-down and cocktail party. Part design, part inspiration, and results that are simply luxurious and dreamy. See what’s new in bedding, vote on your...
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Sep. 26


DISCOVER ADAC
ADAC Tour: Cool Cocktails and Hot Products for Contract Projects

6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Sponsored by ASID, IIDA, NEWH

Whether working on a 150-key hotel or a restaurant for design-loving foodies, the products you need must have style and an added layer of durability. ADAC’s best...
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Sep. 27


DISCOVER ADAC
Design as Experience: The Ken Fulk Approach
Keynote Presentation
Ken Fulk with Sophie Donelson

10:00 AM — 11:00 AM
Sponsored by House Beautiful

The “magical world” of Ken Fulk is an orbit of big parties, bigger houses, private planes, and private clubs. His creative stamp marks celeb-studded events, products,...
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Sep. 27


DISCOVER ADAC
Power Lunch with Nancy Corzine

Noon — 1:00 PM
Have a working lunch with design visionary Nancy Corzine. Learn first-hand how she developed her glamorous style and timeless brand…the antiques of tomorrow created for today’s modern living. Be sure to bring...
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Sep. 27


DISCOVER ADAC
Wanderlust
Keynote Presentation
Michelle Nussbaumer with Clinton Smith

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Sponsored by VERANDA

Celebrated designer Michelle Nussbaumer is a modern Marco Polo who revels at being a 21st-century explorer. Along with VERANDA Editor-in-Chief, Clinton Smith, Michelle...
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Sep. 27


DISCOVER ADAC
Breaking All The Rules
Keynote Presentation
Robert Stilin with Karen Elizabeth Marx

3:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Sponsored by ELLE DECOR

Karen Elizabeth Marx, Executive Director of Home Furnishings & Special Projects for ELLE DECOR, talks with world famous designer Robert Stilin about his firm’s...
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Sep. 27

DISCOVER ADAC
Angelo Donghia: Design Superstar Conversation + Movie Screening

5:00 PM — 7:00 PM
Sponsored by Design Collective & Editor at Large
Hosted by Donghia

Donghia and Editor at Large, together with Design Collective, are proud to premiere Angelo Donghia:...
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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
An Editor’s Eye
Panel Discussion

10:00 AM — 11:00 AM
Sponsored by MILIEU

Learn what gives a project the edge from an editor’s perspective. Join MILIEU’s Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Pamela Pierce; The World of Interior’s Founder...
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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
Lunch and Launch: Lilly Pulitzer II and L’Atelier Moderne

NOON — 1:00 PM
Feeling cheerful and looking chic, KRAVET’s Chief Creative Officer, Scott Kravet, introduces Lilly Pulitzer II with Lee Jofa and L’Atelier Moderne with Brunschwig & Fils at a debut luncheon. A lively follow-up...
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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
Creating Signature Spaces in a Tech Savvy World

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Sponsored by The Coastal Living & Southern Living Designer Network

These days it seems every business model and industry has an online revenue generating component. From selling product to creating...
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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
Color Mix: Rugs + Art

2:00 PM — 3:00 PM
Forget having one or the other–bold art and colorful rugs can play well together in the same space! Master of interiors and an artist in his own right, John Oetgen teaches his go-to design process for successfully...
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Sep. 28


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Southern Style Now: Tradition with an Edge
Panel Discussion

3:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Sponsored by Traditional Home

Chivalry is not dead, and neither are the ideals of gentility and hospitality in traditional southern design. Ann Maine, Editor-in-Chief of Traditional Home,...
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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
Live It Up on ADAC’s Lower East Side

5:00 PM — 7:00 PM
Sponsored by Atlanta Magazine’s HOME

The showrooms on ADAC’s Lower East Side are throwing a party with big style…Big Apple style that is. Mix and mingle to the sounds of cool jazz, sip Manhattans...
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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
ALL DAY EVENT

9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
Looking for a little refreshment and a big dose of inspiration? Visit the Zoffany Boutique at Grizzel & Mann and see the newest collections of fabrics and wallcoverings featuring Harlequin’s dramatic Fauvisimo...
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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
ALL DAY EVENT

9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
Join JANUS et Cie for an open house highlighting the company’s latest dining and lounge collections perfectly suited for entertaining indoors or out. Shop their extensive catalog and enjoy light refreshments.

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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
ALL DAY EVENT

9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
See exciting new collections by UK-based furniture designer, Julian Chichester including a gorgeous line of indoor / outdoor furniture, as well as select pieces debuting fall 2016. Sip a Pimm’s Cup and get your...
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Sep. 28


DISCOVER ADAC
ALL DAY EVENT

9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
Gogo Jewelry, inspired by the natural wonders of Cumberland Island, hosts an all-day trunk show at The Shade Store. Janet ‘Gogo’ Ferguson’s powerful designs have been recognized by The High Museum, The Cloister,...
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Sep. 29


DISCOVER ADAC
Explore the Hearst Castle Collection
BREAKFAST WITH PINDLER

9:00 AM — 9:45 AM
The Hearst Castle Collection is reflective of the grandeur, luxury, wonder and mystique of this famous castle nestled in the hills above the California coast. Join PINDLER Account Executive, Lindsey Gallagher,...
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Sep. 29


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Design Wise: Your Smart Guide to a Beautiful Home
Keynote Presentation
Vern Yip

10:00 AM — 11:00 AM
Sponsored by Modern Luxury Interiors Atlanta

After nearly a decade with HGTV where he designed in countless styles and met unthinkable demands, designer Vern Yip compiled his key design principals...
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Sep. 29


DISCOVER ADAC
Southern Coastal Living Book Debut and Signing with Joni Vanderslice

NOON — 1:00 PM
Be the first in the country to buy a signed copy of Joni Vanderslice’s new book, Southern Coastal Living: Stylish Lowcountry Homes by J Banks Design. Peruse the pages over a light luncheon and see how...
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Sep. 29


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Step Outside! Creating Connections & Continuity between Interiors and Landscapes

1:00 PM — 2:00 PM
Sponsored by Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles

Well-designed, timeless residences are the result of cognitive overlap between architecture, landscapes, and interiors. Moderator, Elizabeth Ralls, Editor-in-Chief...
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Sep. 29


DISCOVER ADAC
Modern Transformations: The Ultimate Before + After Magic
Keynote Presentation

2:00 PM — 3:00 PM
Sponsored by domino

Join Strathmore in welcoming Jessica Romm Perez, Editorial Director of domino, and Jenny Komenda, noted interior designer and founder of the award-winning blog,...
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Sep. 29


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Paint The Town Red: Strathmore Grand Opening Party

3:00 PM — 5:00 PM
Sponsored by domino

Celebrate the grand opening of Strathmore with domino’s Jessica Romm Perez and Jenny Komenda of the Little Green Notebook at a reception immediately following their...
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Sep. 29

Dwell with Dignity | Thrift Studio Preview Party

6:00 PM
Sponsored by ADAC

Sip and shop at the inaugural Thrift Studio Preview Party where all proceeds benefit the future work, growth, organization, and structure of Dwell with Dignity. The Preview Party...
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Sep. 29


DISCOVER ADAC
ALL DAY EVENT

9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
Off the heels of a successful first collection, acclaimed interior designer Barry Dixon collaborates with Charleston, South Carolina-based lighting, furniture and accessories artisan-blacksmith, Peyton Avrett on...
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Recent Events

Aug. 23

ADAC on the Road: Birmingham, Alabama Featuring the Southern Living 2016 Idea House

Sponsored by Cowtan & Tout and Duralee

ADAC invites you to join Southern Living and Coastal Living magazines for a full day of design inspiration in Birmingham, Alabama. Board the shuttle at ADAC for a private tour of the 2016 Southern Living...
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Aug. 19-27

2016 ZeroLandfill Atlanta

Sponsored by IIDA and Wilsonart

Drop-Off Materials: Friday, August 19th and Friday, August 26th from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pick-Up Materials: Saturday, August 20th and Saturday, August 27th from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

ZeroLandfill Atlanta is a program...
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Aug. 18

Interior Perspectives: Child-Proof Chic with Mallory Mathison Glenn

Do you think you have to compromise your style when you have little ones? Do you foresee a future of plastic-covered furniture and bins of toys instead of objects that you love and pieces that speak to your soul? Mallory Mathison Glenn shows how you can have it all - darling...
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Aug. 17

Culture Club presents A Discussion of Hat Design & Manufacture with China's Top Milliner

Atlanta native and fashion designer, Elisabeth Koch, is known for her keen eye for color, design, and fashion. Always having been a headwear fanatic, Koch attended the renowned Wombourne School of Millinery in the UK. After graduation, she set up Elisabeth Koch Millinery in...
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Aug. 17

Trade Talk: How To Work With A Kitchen Designer?

TRADE ONLY

Join Design Galleria Kitchen and Bath Studio for an introduction to the latest products and services available to you and your clients. Discover the unique advantages of working with their team of kitchen and bath specialists and how this relationship...
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