If you want a preview of hot new trends for 2006 and beyond, be sure to attend the SF Mart’s upcoming seminar, “Top Trends for 2006: Emerging Looks for the Home,” presented by esteemed trend expert Michelle Lamb. The seminar will be held from 10-11 a.m. Thursday, November 3 during the trade only days of the Mart’s Fall Sample Sale.
During this enlightening seminar, you will learn what’s directional in home furnishings, accessories and gifts from all the fall shows – Paris, Frankfort, High Point and more. Michelle will identify products, colors and specific trends for 2006-2008.
Michelle Lamb is founder and chairman of Marketing Directions, publishers of The Trend Curve quarterly newsletter. Michelle travels around the globe to identify trends in home furnishings, fabrics and gifts.
Admission to the seminar is $25 for SF Mart members and $35 for non-members. Reservations and pre-payment are required and your check or credit card payment reserves your spot. Call 415-437-7100 or send a check payable to the SF Mart to San Francisco Mart Seminars, Attn: Ruthie Idencio, 1355 Market St., Ste. 294, San Francisco, CA 94103.
After the seminar, be sure to shop the Mart’s Sample Sale. Sample Sale is a great time to get steep discounts on new sofas, chairs, bedroom furniture, dining room furniture, lighting, art and accessories. Admission to the sale is free for design professionals; guests who are not clients will be charged a $6 admission fee.
The Mart is located at 1355 Market Street between Ninth and Tenth Streets in San Francisco. Parking is available in the Mart’s underground garage, accessed from Tenth Street, and in surrounding lots. Transit riders can exit at the BART or MUNI Civic Center station.
With a history spanning four generations, the SF Mart has a long legacy of providing retail buyers and design professionals with stylish furnishings, great value and meaningful educational opportunities. The Mart hosts semiannual Markets in February and August, as well as seminars and shopping throughout the year. For more information, call 415-552-MART (6278) or visit www.sfmart.com.
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