Desert Design Days is a bi-annual event, hosted by Arizona's top design trade showrooms. Please join us on March 30, 2017 for a full day of learning, networking, celebration and fun as we bring you the latest trends and news related to our industry.   






9:00 a.m.


Dean Warren: CEU featuring Sherwin Willams

Sherwin-Williams will take you through the history of the color white, the importance of understanding various lighting and its effect on white, the psychology behind our perceptions and tips on using whites in architectural coatings. "White is light that contains all colors of the visible spectrum. It is the mother of all colors. It is zen, innocence, purity, a blank slate, empty, clean, air, simplicity." 


10:30 a.m.


Organic Looms: CEU examining hand-knotted, tufted & machine made rugs 

Organic Looms will be presenting an ASID CEU focused on hand-knotted, tufted & machine made rugs which will reveal which products are best for their client from a price, lead-time and quality stand-point.  Organic Looms will also be live Skyping with their partner in India for an in-depth Q&A on the rug making process that occurs in India. 


12:00 p.m.


Lunch: Join Floor Styles, Jack Pesarcyk, Pacific Furniture & The MN Collection for a hosted lunch 

Head over to the NW corner of Scottsdale Design District for a celebratory cook-out and dessert generously provided by Floor Styles, Jack Pesarcyk, Pacific Furniture and The MN Collection.



1:30 p.m.


Pacific Furniture: CEU, new product lines from Knoll & Vertical Illusion

Join the experts at Pacific furniture for an ASID CEU about proper fabric care featuring Nancy Lee Nease. Pacific Furniture will also be introducing new lines from Knoll and Vertical Illusion. 


3:00 p.m.


Town Studio: Fabric & Wallcovering Preview:

Preview the latest in fabrics and wallcovering from Elitis, Jane Churchill, de Le Cuona, and introducing James Malone Fabrics.


4:30 p.m.


C.A.I Design: Meet & Greet with the founders of Fremarc furniture

Visit C.A.I Design for a chic mixer featuring the founders of Fermarc Furniture. Guests will have the opportunity to socialize with the founders of Fermarc and  enjoy a specialty drink.


6:00 p.m.


John Brooks: Welcome reception celebrating Dennis & Leen and Formations

From 4 -7pm, John Brooks will be hosting a reception to welcome and celebrate their newest lines, Dennis & Leen and Formations.  




Date & Time


March 30, 2017 • 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

The main event schedule showcases CEU programs, however all 16 showrooms will be hosting an event or day long open house, so be sure to check here for additional details of events.




Scottsdale Design District

Scottsdale Design District is located on the corner of 68th Street and Thomas Road in Scottsdale at 2712 N 68th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85257. For directions click here




What to expect

Your registration includes unlimited access to all showroom events, CEU programs, automatic entry into prize drawing, lunch, refreshments and a complimentary gift bag. Participants are encouraged to visit all of the showrooms to experience special opportunities that are exclusive to each vendor.