IFDA ‘Green Design’ seminar set   

New York -- The New York Chapter of the International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA) will present a seminar, “Great Design is Green Design,” covering sustainability as a principle in home and commercial design.

Speakers will include Maggie Wood, principal of Maggie Wood Design, who consults on construction materials, water and energy use, paint, furnishings and appliances; and Michael Ekstract, a founder and vp at the new consumer green lifestyle magazine Verdant.

The event, to be held Wednesday, May 14 at the Miele Gallery, Architects and Design Building, 150 East 58th Street, is aimed at interior designers, architects, product designers and others active in the home furnishings industry.

Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be offered at 5:30 p.m.; the seminar at 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. Members: $25; guests: $40; student members: $15; students: $20. Reserve by email at ifdanyny@verizon.net or call (212) 686-6020.

Featured Video

  • Live From New York: Fashion Comes Across the Pond

    Camera Icon More Videos

Subscribe to
Home & Textiles Today eDaily
Receive the news you need to know about the trends in the industry delivered right to your inbox.

CURRENT ISSUE

HTT Cover October 2017

See the October 2017 issue of Home & Textiles Today. In this issue, we look at the Top 25 Online Retailers.  H&TT's exclusive annual ranking of the biggest online sellers of home textiles finds that while pure play etailers continue to fly, bricks & clicks are digging into omnichannel. See details!