GEORGETOWN DESIGN DISTRICT

The Georgetown Design District is DC’s original destination for design, fine home furnishings and accessories, set in the inspired environment of Georgetown’s historic and charming commercial district.

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Upcoming Events

Georgetown Spring Days of Design - Shop at participating design and home furnishings stores for new collection launches, trunk shows and design consultations. Programming includes:

May 4

  • JANUS et Cie Performance Textile Introductions. Join JANUS et Cie for a presentation of its newest collection of textiles, including "Brook Trout", designed by Janice Feldman. 10 am.
  • Just In Antiques and One of a Kind Wine and Cheese. View Random Harvest's newly arrived antique and one-of-a-kind shipment exclusive to its Georgetown location, and take 10% off these unique pieces. 11 am - 7 pm.
  • Fashion Forward Thinking: Becoming a Savvy Designer, Presented by Richard Anuszkiewicz. A lively presentation at Waterworks by Richard T. Anuszkiewicz explores design trends and applications with the goal of enhancing personal style. Richard has been tapped as a rising trendsetter in the design community. This is a NKBA accredited CEU event. A light lunch will be served. Noon - 1:30 pm. 
  • Salone del Mobile Preview 2017. Join B&B Italia for an Open House to preview the new collections from Salone 2017. Bubbles and sweets will be provided as they discuss the new collections from May's International Furniture Fair. 1 p.m.
  • Days of Design. Head to Boffi Georgetown for an Open House to explore the newest bathroom features, new mirrors with integrated LED lights, and micro-mosaic tiles, as well as the latest finishes from Salone 2017. Enjoy refreshments and a discussion on the current collections from May's International Furniture Fair. 1 pm - 4 pm.
  • Innovation for life: VALCUCINE. Visit Stona to discover the most desired and selective kitchen, bathroom, tile, and door products with champagne and aperitivos. 5 pm - 7 pm.
  • Darryl Carter Milling Road Collection: A First Look. Join the Baker staff for cocktails and light fare for a first look at the new Darryl Carter collection for Baker/Milling Road. 5:50 pm - 7:30 pm.
  • Danish Design and the Happiest Nation in the World. BoConcept is pleased to have architect Jose Gutierrez join them for a conversation about Denmark's approach to design and lifestyle, making it the happiest nation in the world. RSVP today for the event, which also includes food & drinks. 6 pm - 8 pm.
  • The Shade Store + Sill Life: Create a Terrarium for Your Windowsill! Join The Shade Store for wine, apps, and a terrarium class hosted by Holley Simmons of Sill Life. Create your own terrarium -- the perfect plant to go with your window treatments! 6 pm - 8 pm (class from 6:30 - 7:30).
  • Many Cady’s Alley showrooms will also have extended evening hours to 8 pm, including Circa, Resource Furniture, Janus et Cie, BoConcept and Baker.

May 5

  • Resource Furniture Presents Netflix' Abstract: The Art of Design #8, Ilse Crawford: Interior Design. Join Resource Furniture for snacks, beverages and inspiration with this Netflix feature. Interior designer Ilse Crawford creates spaces and objects that engage the senses and promote well-being, from high-end hotels to Ikea furniture. Noon - 1 pm.
  • The Italian Sense of Beauty 2017 in Kitchen & Bath Design. Join Scavolini for cocktails and conversation to cap off a Days of Design and be among the first to see Scavolini's new collection, which will display the new designs and concepts from Italy. 4 pm - 5pm.
  • Innovation for life: VALCUCINE. Visit Stona to discover the most desired and selective kitchen, bathroom, tile, and door products with champagne and aperitivos. 5 pm - 7 pm.
  • Celebrating Luxury Leather. Join Poltrona Frau-Cassina-Cappellini for cheese and wine while exploring their unique leather collection. Learn about their international brand name and why they represent perfection in Italian-made products. 4 pm - 7 pm.
  • Caryn Cramer Textiles Trunk Show. Circa Lighting will showcase the textiles and pillows of local designer Caryn Cramer in its recently refreshed showroom. Caryn Cramer pillows will be available for purchase. Join them for light refreshments. 5 pm - 7 pm. 

May 6

  • Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things. How might your life be better with less? People dedicated to rejecting the American ideal that things bring happiness are interviewed in this documentary presented by Resource Furniture, showing the virtues of less is more. Noon - 1:30 pm. 
  • Danish Design and the Happiest Nation in the World. BoConcept is pleased to have architect Jose Gutierrez join them for a conversation about Denmark's approach to design and lifestyle, making it the happiest nation in the world. RSVP today for the event, which also includes food & drinks. Noon - 2 pm.
  • Innovation for life: VALCUCINE. Visit Stona to discover the most desired and selective kitchen, bathroom, tile, and door products with champagne and aperitivos. 5 pm - 6 pm.