2017 General Meeting Schedule

Our monthly meetings include the opportunity to network with other designers and industry professionals. We feature presentations from trade representatives regarding relevant topics.  We also conduct meeting s around the state at interesting and educational venues.

We meet at many interesting venues. Please be sure to check your Evite and/or the website for each month’s location.

Our typical Meeting Agenda:
Business Meeting
Scheduled Program

PLEASE check your “Evite and check idsct.org website regularly for any location changes or updates!

2017 General Meeting Schedule:
January 17 ~ Tile America, 515 Commerce Drive, Fairfield, CT 10am-12pm

February 21 – Westport Carpet, 1791 Post Road East, Westport, CT 10am-12pm

March 21 – Sorelle Gallery, 84 Main St, New Canaan CT
*** This is an evening event! Time: 4-6pm

April 18 – I.M.Smitten, 1 Trefoil Lane, Trumbull
Artists will be present to discuss headboards & there will be a Sherwin Williams CEU program as well!
*** This will be a mid-day meeting.

May 16 – I.M.Smitten Gallery, 1 Trefoil Lane, Trumbull
Bryan & Rachel Short from The Sewing Loft of Avon will present on workroom issues, how to avoid mistakes, and much more.
Ricardo Reyes will show us the latest Maxwell fabric collection also.

June 20 -I.M.Smitten Gallery, 1 Trefoil Lane, Trumbull
Kathleen Bivona & Shirley Mitchell will recap IDS National Conference highlights

IDS Picnic ~July 18  Owenego Tennis and Beach Club, Branford
12 noon til whenever

July 11 – Ridgefield Supply, Ridgefield ~ Amy Lindeman will show us their brand new showroom

August ~ Elise Black Studio, Westport

September 19 – TWO CEU programs presented by Carla Snowdon at  Connecticut Lighting, Hartford

FYI ~ October 13 – 18 High Point Market!

October 24 ~ 6pm Schwartz Design Center, Stamford ~ wrap up of highlights from High Point, & discussion about industry trends in the market.

November 2 ~ CHAIRity Event held at IM Smitten, Trumbull ~

November 14 – TBD

December 5 – Holiday Luncheon at Figs in Monroe!