You are invited to IBB Day of Design

Saturday, February 24, 2018 | 10 A.M. to 6 P.M.

Learn the tricks of the trade from the best in the business including our team of talented designers and vendor partners. IBB Designers will be presenting on design topics throughout the day and a range of our furniture, accessory & textile vendors will feature highlights from their lines.

Enjoy sips and bites throughout the day and take home one of our signature swag bags!

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Dressing the Perfect Bed

Lauren Macnak
11 a.m., Upstairs
Lauren will demonstrate how to perfectly dress your bed! Learn how to create an inviting & sophisticated bed.

Pantone 2018 Color of the Year: Ultra Violet

Shay Geyer
Noon, Downstairs
Shay will present ways to incorporate Ultra Violet into your interior design & elements that reveal this distinctive color. You’ll leave inspired to add violet to your home.

Accessorizing A Cocktail Table

Meghan Sebren
1 p.m., Downstairs
Meghan will demonstrate tips & ideas on how to accessorize a cocktail table. You will no longer be intimidated with the task & will have a beautifully accessorized cocktail table.

What’s Your Design Style?: Design Panel Discussion and Q & A

Moderated by Shay Geyer with Pam Hood, Maxine Burt & Kay Lewis
2 p.m., Upstairs
Our team of talented designers will help you discover your design style with a design quiz, discuss different styles, as well as have time for questions & answers.

Lighting 101

Jory Gattis Dickinson
3 p.m., Upstairs
Jory will discuss how lighting has a significant impact on both the aesthetic & functional elements of your design. Armed with some basic knowledge & a few rules of thumb, you can more confidently approach your lighting design.

Design Mistakes You May Be Making

Michael Reese
4 p.m., Downstairs
Michael will reveal the biggest mistakes people make when decorating their homes & offer solutions to those mistakes. You’ll leave able to work out the kinks in your interiors & have a space you love!

Love It or Hate It: Design Panel Discussion and Q & A

Moderated by Shay Geyer with Karen Holloway, Karen Brooks, Rachel Johnston & Susan Medlin
@rjohnston & @sue4ibb
5 p.m., Downstairs
Our team of talented designers will weigh in on design trends & styles & play a little game of “Love It or Hate It.” They will also take your design questions.


Daniel Stuart Studio will present their luxurious bedding collections including duvets, pillows, blankets & throws that will transform your bedroom’s design.


Art & Frame Source, the leader in creative design, will showcase how they can customize their art collection from the size, matte & frame. Their design workshop includes more than 14,000 images ranging from transitional, contemporary & traditional styles. The 1st 500 guests to visit Art & Frame’s showcase will take home a 5″ x 7″ piece of art.


Sherrill Furniture will present their “Design Your Own” program that allows you to design your own custom chair, sofa, sectional, ottoman, loveseat, or chair and a half. You can personalize your frame choice by selecting Arm, Back and Base options to suite your individual style.

Nourison is the leading multi-category resource in today’s floor covering market. They will present highlights from their collection of custom, handmade & machine-woven rugs including designs by IBB’s own Shay Geyer.

Sunrise Blinds, a division of IBB Design Fine Furnishings, will highlight custom window coverings that are perfect for your home & come in a variety of colors & designs.


IBB Design has a custom drapery program that offers draperies at an extremely competitive price of up to 40% off MSRP with 17 fabrics in almost 100 colorways. Highlights from the program will be represented.

Century Furniture is one of the world’s largest privately-owned manufacturers of high-end residential furniture. Century Furniture President Alex Shuford will present at 12:30 p.m. on materials & techniques found in fine upholstery by de-constructing a chair. He will “peel-back” each layer to provide a detailed understanding of how every component works together to provide support & quality.

Square Feathers is a Texas-based company that crafts decorative pillows, furniture & home accessories, all designed & made in the USA. They will present highlights from the pillow collection &  discuss how you can design custom pillows for your home. Square Feathers will give away two of their fabulous pillows.

Hancock & Moore has been making Amercian-made masterpieces since 1981 & will showcase new merchandise & highlights from their leather collection. They will give away two leather travel duffels.

Vanguard Furniture will showcase their Make It Yours® Bedroom Collection. Discover over 15 million possible personalization combinations with our Make It Yours Bedroom program! Design your case piece online using our Visualizer, & see it come to life as you make YOUR choices. Select your case, your base, your drawer/door front, hardware option & placement, & your own personalized finish.


At Eurofase, they help bring your expression to light. They pride themselves in offering an unparalleled variety of styles of lights for your home. A highlight of their collection, is LED vanity mirrors. There are many benefits to LED lighting in your bathroom compared to standard lighting. LED mirrors produce less heat, are energy friendly & more. Eurofase will give away a free-standing, back-lit LED mirror with a chrome frame.


The Botanical Mix offers a wide array of innovative modern botanical designs along with traditional & seasonal custom flora art for any occasion. IBB Design’s Shay Geyer recently launched a botanical collection with the line that will be highlighted during IBB Day of Design. They will give away a floral to a lucky winner.


Caracole creates high-style furniture, filled with personality, offered at an exceptional value. They are known for incorporating a-ha moments & multi-functional practicality, like hidden electronic charging stations, innovative storage options, & other special details.


Christopher Guy Harrison first became inspired by the world of decorative style while growing up in the 1970s along the shorelines of the French Riviera. Christopher became fascinated with the elegance intrinsic to French design, which he sees as “an effortless form that is beyond beauty.” A range of Christopher’s mirror collection will be showcased. It’s craftsmanship that truly takes your breath away.


Lili Alessandra is a luxury bedding & soft furnishings line designed for everyday life. They offer luxury fabric that is washable & well-priced. Their designs are classic & timeless; & the look is inspired from past century art works that are reinterpreted into unique textiles. They will give away a Retro Bedding Set.

kelly oneal artist signature

Kelly O’Neal’s art blends modern sensibility with old world techniques, he freely moves through centuries to craft a finished piece. His sense of color is unparalleled & flair for composition apparent. Kelly will showcase his art & paint during the day. One lucky winner will win a piece of his impressive art.


Bernhardt Furniture Company is one of the largest family-owned furniture companies in the country. They will showcase German Silver clad furniture. German Silver has been used in architectural structures & for decorative elements for more than 2,000 years. Pieces are hand-covered in detail with sheets of silver creating furniture that is individually beautiful. One lucky guest will win Bernhardt’s Joie Chairside Table.


Cambria is the only family-owned American-made quartz producer offering more than 140 designs with a simple pricing structure. The focus on innovation allows the creation of industry leading designs with exceptional depth and movement.