On the Job with C: Dwell with Dignity Thrift Studio

Along with my design job, my other part-time gig is as a volunteer for DWD.  Dwell with Dignity is a non-profit who help families struggling with homelessness and poverty get back on their feet by providing them a well-designed place.  One of their largest fundraisers is Thrift Studio which allows Dallas area fans to score great deals on furniture, accessories and more in arfully design vignettes.  This year, DWD is partnering with e-commerce home vendor One Kings Lane.  Design fans everywhere will have 72 hours starting on 10 AM Friday April 19th to peruse select products and items from the person collections of participating designers.

A VIP Preview Party take places tomorrow Thursday, April 19th at 7 PM and offers first dibs on furnishings from the likes of Horchow, IBB Design Fine Furnishings, Lucy Wrubel for Peacock Alley, Square Foot Studio, Studio Ten 25 and William-Christopher Design.  All proceeds will go to DWD. Here’s a look at the amazing vingette to be showcased this year:

{1} Horchow  {2} Studio Ten 25  {3} One Kings Lane  {4} Square Foot Studio

If you can make the opening party, a public sale runs from April 19 through May 19th; shop Tuesdays through Saturday, 10 am to 5:30 PM and Sundays, noon to 5:30 pm.  1100 Slocum Street. Suite 590.  Buy your tickets here!

See you at the party!  Or if you can’t make it, stop by April 23rd when I will be happily working the studio.

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