150820_main-370x280The 2016 Cashiers Designer Showhouse

August 13–28, 2016
Cashiers, NC

The Cashiers Designer Showhouse returns on August 23, showcasing the work of Southeastern designers and landscapers in a breathtaking mountain setting. Enjoy a showcase of design trends, as well as a host of special events such as book signings, parties and more. The showhouse is the primary fundraiser for the Cashiers Historical Society, which works to promote the preservation of Cashiers’ cultural heritage. Buy Tickets

SERENBE_invite-42016 Serenbe Designer Showhouse Preview Party

September 8, 2016 7 p.m.
Serenbe Textile Lofts
50 Gainey Lane Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268

Join Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles for cocktails, hors d’oeuvres by Dennis Dean, live music, artist experiences and rooftop games to celebrate the opening of the 2016 Serenbe Designer Showhouse! Tickets are $50 until August 31, and then increase to $60. Buy Tickets.

Screen Shot 2016-05-16 at 9.28.28 AMThe 3rd Annual 2016 Serenbe Designer Showhouse

September 9–October 2, 2016
Serenbe Textile Lofts
50 Gainey Lane Chattahoochee Hills, GA 30268

A luxury penthouse sited high atop The Textile Lofts, the 2016 Serenbe Designer Showhouse features three spacious bedrooms and a series of shared and private outdoor living spaces. Tour work by more than 10 of the region’s top design talents while enjoying unparalleled birds-eye views of Serenbe’s landscape. Proceeds from the showhouse with directly benefit the Art Farm at Serenbe. Buy Tickets

MOD - Splash FinalMasters of Design: Meet the Masters

September 15, 2016
351 Peachtree Hills Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

Part of the three-part program Masters of Design, Meet the Masters is a panel discussion moderated by Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Editor in Chief Elizabeth Ralls, highlighting design experts’ journeys to success in the industry. The evening will feature leading members from IIDA, ASID, ICAA and AIA and is open to members and non-members alike. More Information

FDW_GenericHero_1475x530Fall Design Week Featuring Atlanta Gourmet & Gift

September 19–23, 2016 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Join AmericasMart for this fa.l’s must-attend experience! Fall Design Week will feature more than 500 showrooms and 2,800 lines, as well as designer-focused programming, CEU courses, networking, parties, cooking demonstrations and more.  More Information

Screen Shot 2016-08-26 at 12.04.03 PMNaturally Inspired: How Art, Design & Nature Collide at Serenbe – and the 2016 Serenbe Showhouse

September 20, 2016 3–4 p.m.
AmericasMart, Building 1, Floor 1 Event Hall

Kick off AmericasMart’s Fall Design week and celebrate the opening of the 2016 Serenbe Designer Showhouse with a discussion on the connection between the arts, nature and well-being. Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Ralls leads a panel discussion with designers Tami Ramsay, Steve McKenzie, Melanie Davis and Kelly Anthony, who will discuss their approach their arts-minded approach to design and nature. Fall Design Week Kickoff Party Celebration the Serenbe Designer Showhouse immediately following at JP Atlanta Restaurant, directly connected to AmericasMart. More Information.

Sep16_Email_Serenbe-Party-Invite_R2Fall Design Week Kickoff Party Celebrating the Serenbe Designer Showhouse

September 20, 2016 4–5:30 p.m.
AmericasMart, Building 1, Floor 1 Event Hall
JP Atlanta Restaurant

Join us for delicious cocktails and bites as we celebrate the designers of the 2016 Serenbe Designer Showhouse and the inaugural Fall Design Week. The 3rd Annual Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Serenbe designer Showhouse is a one-of-a-kind Textile Loft Penthouse that features 15 designers in luxurious indoor and outdoor rooms including playful porches and garden rooms with a copper outdoor spa. Mix and mingle with the designers while enjoying sweet and savory hors d’oeuvres and signature cocktails from AmericasMart’s premier restaurant partner, JP Atlanta.  Show badge required for entry.

WNWN2016_Website_hero3What’s New, What’s Next

September 22, 2016
2 p.m.
200 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY

Join the New York Design Center for the eighth annual What’s New, What’s Next event, a showcase of new ideas, design, materials, and products. The evening will include presentations, book signings, and panel discussions with the industry’s top editors, designers, and manufacturers. More Information

Screen Shot 2016-08-10 at 9.11.29 AMStep Outside! Creating Connections & Continuity between Interiors and Landscapes

Thursday, September 29, 2016
1 p.m.
ADAC, Grizzel & Mann, Suite 120

Explore the  cognitive overlap between architecture, landscapes, and interiors during DISCOVER ADAC at a panel moderated by Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Ralls. Panelists architect, D. Stanley Dixon; interior designer, Joni Vanderslice; furniture designer, Justin Van Breda; and landscape architect, John Howard will discuss why visual context is essential — and how to create continuity from the outside in. More Information.

dwell-with-dignity-logo@2xDwell With Dignity Thrift Studio

September 30–October 29, 2016
ADAC Event Space, Suite 403, Atlanta.

Dwell With Dignity launches its signature fundraiser, Thrift Studio, at ADAC this fall. The monthlong pop-up shop features deep discounts on designer items, as curated by an all-star line-up of local talents including Michel Boyd, Robert Brown, David Ecton and Lance Jackson, William Peace, Carole Weaks, Niki Papadopoulos and Mark Williams. Honorary Chair Suzanne Kasler will unveil the shoppable vignettes at the preview party on Sept. 29. Proceeds will support Dwell With Dignity’s mission to provide families in need with beautiful and nourishing homes. More Information.

vfBv2doGTaste of Atlanta

October 21, 22 & 23, 2016
Midtown at Tech Square

Taste of Atlanta returns for its 15th year, featuring  more than 90 of Atlanta’s favorite restaurants. The three-day event includes cooking demonstrations and talks from the city’s top chefs, interactive cooking classes and children’s events. VIP ticket holders will enjoy exclusive access to a curated selection of craft beers, wine and cocktails. More Information.