Fall Design Week @ The Houston Design District
Oct 11 @ 9:45 am – Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm
Fall Design Week @ The Houston Design District | Houston | Texas | United States
Fall Design Week is thrilled to welcome a dynamic line-up of talent including Interior Designers, Architects, Influencers & Brand Experts!

Schedule of Events

Tuesday, October 11

9:45 am VIP Reception with Andrea Schumacher

For VIP Ticket Holders and Sponsors

Hosted by Scene One Interiors at The Houston Design Center Showroom 109

10:45 am Andrea Schumacher Keynote Presentation

Andrea Schumacher presents her new book VIBRANT INTERIORS, LIVING LARGE AT HOME (Rizzoli). With exclusive projects and new photography, Vibrant Interiors features the best of Andrea Schumacher Interiors. Inviting, imaginative homes that draw the viewer in and ignite the desire to see more, ultimately revealing Andrea’s creativity and skill at developing energetic, exuberant, personality-filled interiors. Regardless of location or style, the skillfully designed homes are layered with a well- balanced mix of complexity and simplicity; sophisticated yet playful; layered but minimal. With introductions and Q&A with Modern Luxury Interiors Texas – Texas President Blake Stephenson

Books will be for sale at event. A book signing follow the presentation.

Hosted by James Craig Furnishings at The Houston Design Center Showroom 298

12:15 pm Fall Design Week Luncheon

1 pm The Hawthorne: A Synergistic Approach to Modern Residential High-Rise Design

Lauren Rottet, President & Founding Principal · Rottet Studio, Rick Birkinshaw, Senior Associate – Kirksey Architects and Derek Darnell, President – Pelican Builders, Inc.the award-winning team including developer Pelican Builders, Kirksey Architecture and Rottet Studio bring decades of experience together in the creation of The Hawthorne, a new 17-story residential high-rise community in Tanglewood. Enjoy a lively discussion about the inspiration, architectural vision and design process that will bring to life this world-class building of luxury homes with amenity-rich features, five-star services and green spaces throughout.

Hosted by Thorntree Slate & Marble at The Houston Design Center Showroom 167


Wednesday, October 12

10 am VIP Reception with Newberry Architects and Bailey Vermillion Interiors

For VIP Ticket Holders and Sponsors

Hosted by Meredith O’Donnell Fine Furniture at 7150 Old Katy Road @ Loop 610

10:30 am – 11:30 At Home with Design

A thoughtful discussion led by Luxe Interiors + Design’s Texas Home Features Editor Paulette Pearson with architect Ken Newberry, Newberry Architecture and interior designers Sheri Bailey and Maggie Vermillion, both with Bailey Vermillion Interiors, showcasing Sheri Bailey’s personal home previously featured in Luxe.

Hosted by Meredith O’Donnell Fine Furniture at 7150 Old Katy Road @ Loop 610


Thursday, October 13

10 am VIP Reception with Susanna Salk

For VIP Ticket Holders and Sponsors

Hosted by Design House at The Houston Design Center Showroom 167

10:30 am – Noon Susanna Salk Keynote Presentation

Through her work as the host of the “Quintessence At Home With” video series on YouTube, Susanna Salk in her new book At Home with Designers and Tastemakers: Creating Beautiful and Personal Interiors (Rizzoli) visits incredible homes of designers and other creatives, experiencing how they live and how they decorate when it’s for themselves, not for a client. Whether it’s the Connecticut weekend retreat of textile designer John Robshaw, or photographer Pieter Estersohn’s restored Hudson Valley home full of his work and inspiration, or the cozy garden retreat of chef Lulu Powers in West Hollywood, Salk has gathered decorating tips and secrets from some of the most stylish and savvy people.

Hosted by Design House at The Houston Design Center Showroom 167


Noon – 5 pm Cultivating Your Brand

A Panel Discussion followed by one-hour workshops for Architects, Interior Designers and Custom Home Builders featuring Jonathan Fisher, Brand Extract , Megan Hotze, Megan Hotze Editorial and Barrett Morgan, PaperBrix. These industry leading Principals will provide insights on strategic marketing approaches that you can use today and improve your understanding of what you need to know when seeking third party assistance to enhance your brand. Lunch will be provided.

Hosted by Kirksey Architecture, 6909 Portwest Drive


Friday, October 14

10 am – Noon Meet the Design Experts at ACCESS/DESIGN

Join Diane Cowen, Houston Chronicle architecture and home design writer where you’ll be inspired by some of the city’s top award-winning interior designers, including Veronica Solomon, Casa Vilora Interiors .

Hosted By CORE Office Interiors, 7108 Old Katy Road, Suite 150



VIP TICKETS $150 Early Bird, $200 after October 6, Individual Events from $25.


Purchase tickets at:

The Houston Design District