Home Ideas Stage Schedule

Saturday
March 7

10:30am

Ashley Barber, Owner Simply Maven and Certified KonMari Consultant

"Choosing Joy! An Introduction to the KonMari Method”  

Learn more about the decluttering and organizing methods of Marie Kondo, the Netflix famous and world renowned tidying guru from Houston’s first certified KonMari Consultant.

*Visit Ashley at the ‘Ask the Organizer’ booth for folding demonstrations and a free 5-minute organization consultation.


11am

Tasha Nielsen, Licensed Professional Civil Engineer, Texas A&M University and CEO FloodFrame Flood Protection System

“Get Ahead of the Next Flood with a Flood Protection System”

Learn about FloodFrame an innovative, easy to deploy and permanently ready for action flood protection system.


11:30am

Dany Millikin, Host of HomeShow Garden Pros on Sports Radio 610 and Executive Director of OHBA (Organic Horticulture Benefits Alliance) 

“Unlocking a Better Lawn”

As we irrigate, fertilize, mow and tend our lawns, should we be asking…Is there a better way? Learn how to better harness the systems nature has already provided.


Noon

Laura Dowling, White House Chief Floral Designer (President Obama)

“Bringing the White House Style Home”

Get an insider’s look into the sophisticated floral stylings of a White House Chief Floral Designer. Join Laura as she shares her White House experiences, tips and techniques. You’ll learn valuable tips for spring entertaining and table design, including how to create inspiring themes and fabulous celebrations at home. 

*Attendees can enter a drawing for a chance to win a signed copy of her newest book Bouquets or take home one of her exquisite bouquets created at the presentation.


1pm

Michael Garfield, The High-Tech Texan

“The Best Smart Home Products For 2020” 

Join tech expert Michael Garfield as he shows off some of the Newest Products and Technologies from the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas!


1:30pm

Ashley Barber, Owner Simply Maven and Certified KonMari Consultant

"Choosing Joy! An Introduction to the KonMari Method”  

Learn more about the decluttering and organizing methods of Marie Kondo, the Netflix famous and world renowned tidying guru from Houston’s first certified KonMari Consultant.

*Visit Ashley at the ‘Ask the Organizer’ booth for folding demonstrations and a free 5-minute organization consultation.


2pm

Laura Dowling, White House Chief Floral Designer (President Obama)

“Bringing the White House Style Home”

Get an insider’s look into the sophisticated floral stylings of a White House Chief Floral Designer. Join Laura as she shares her White House experiences, tips and techniques. You’ll learn valuable tips for spring entertaining and table design, including how to create inspiring themes and fabulous celebrations at home. 

*Attendees can enter a drawing for a chance to win a signed copy of her newest book Bouquets or take home one of her exquisite bouquets created at the presentation.


3pm

Diane Cowen, Architecture + Design Writer Houston Chronicle

“Take the Know Your Favorite Style Quiz!” 

When you know your favorite style, decorating can be so much easier. Diane will lead you through a short quiz to identify which style most suits your taste, and then show you how to use that knowledge to create great looks in your home.    

*Visit Diane at her ‘Design Ideas’ Desk from 1pm – 3pm

Sunday
March 8

11:30am

Ashley Barber, Owner Simply Maven and Certified KonMari Consultant

"Choosing Joy! An Introduction to the KonMari Method”  

Learn more about the decluttering and organizing methods of Marie Kondo, the Netflix famous and world renowned tidying guru from Houston’s first certified KonMari Consultant.

*Visit Ashley at the ‘Ask the Organizer’ booth for folding demonstrations and a free 5-minute organization consultation.


Noon

Laura Dowling, White House Chief Floral Designer (President Obama)

“Bringing the White House Style Home”

Get an insider’s look into the sophisticated floral stylings of a White House Chief Floral Designer. Join Laura as she shares her White House experiences, tips and techniques. You’ll learn valuable tips for spring entertaining and table design, including how to create inspiring themes and fabulous celebrations at home. 

*Attendees can enter a drawing for a chance to win a signed copy of her newest book Bouquets or take home one of her exquisite bouquets created at the presentation.


1pm

Katie Stavinoha, Publisher of the Round Top Antiques Show Guide

“Round Top 101: What's New for Spring 2020” 

Katie has become an unofficial ambassador for the nationally known Round Top Antiques Shows. As the show has grown in size and scope, having a well-mapped out plan is imperative. Katie dishes on new developments for this spring.  Goody bag for attendees!


1:30pm

Color Snap Consultant from Sherwin-Williams

“The Sherwin Williams Color Team Presents: The Color Snap Visualizer App”

A walk thru on your mobile device (or iPad) of the Color Snap Visualizer App. The ColorSnap App will help you find your color personality, create your own perfect digital palette and how to paint a photo!   *Visit in booth #148


2pm

Laura Dowling, White House Chief Floral Designer (President Obama)

“Bringing the White House Style Home”

Get an insider’s look into the sophisticated floral stylings of a White House Chief Floral Designer. Join Laura as she shares her White House experiences, tips and techniques. You’ll learn valuable tips for spring entertaining and table design, including how to create inspiring themes and fabulous celebrations at home. 

*Attendees can enter a drawing for a chance to win a signed copy of her newest book Bouquets or take home one of her exquisite bouquets created at the presentation.


3pm

Diane Cowen, Architecture + Design Writer Houston Chronicle

“Take the Know Your Favorite Style Quiz!” 

When you know your favorite style, decorating can be so much easier. Diane will lead you through a short quiz to identify which style most suits your taste, and then show you how to use that knowledge to create great looks in your home.    

*Visit Diane at her ‘Design Ideas’ Desk from 1pm – 3pm