NEW YORK, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Housing Works announced today the list of participating interior designers for its annual benefit, Design on a Dime, which is held at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. The event, now in its 15th year, will take place April 25th - 27th, and bring together the nation's top interior designers for crucial fundraising to support Housing Works' lifesaving health services, housing and social justice advocacy for New Yorkers.
Participating designers will create one-of-a-kind room vignettes with over $2 million of new furniture, art and home décor merchandise, which is donated directly from top brands and then sold for up to 80% off retail during Design on a Dime New York City.
The designers and brands participating in this year's Design on a Dime include: ADF PARTNERS; Anthony George Home; Apartment 48; Azie & Beth of Fringe; Bailey Li Interiors; Benjamin Moore; Beth Diana Smith Interior Design; Carl Barnett Design/Studio; Carlos Junqueira for ESPASSO; Cire' by Eric Bartley; Cynthia Spence Design Inc; David Kleinberg Design Associates; Dec It Up; Drew McGukin Interiors; Elissa Grayer Interior Design; Eneia White Interiors; FERRER; foley&cox; Francis Interiors; Gregory Augustine for the Lucas Alexander Collection; Greyscale Interiors; HALDEN Interiors; Hernan Arriaga; Hollymount; House of Cline & House of Coco; Housing Works Thrift Shops; HUNIFORD; J Cohler Mason Design; Josh Evan Interiors; KA Design Group; Kellie Franklin; Lauren Nicole Designs; Manscapers NY; Mark Cunningham Inc.; Matt Blacke Inc.; Melone Cloughen Interiors; Michelle Gerson Interiors; Mike Harrison Art; Mitchell Hill; Nick Olsen Inc.; Nicky Rosendorff Interior Design; Paris K Design; Peter Sandel Design, LLC; Phillip Thomas for Bungalow 5; Redd Kaihoi; Revamp Interior Design; Ron Marvin Design; Santopietro Interiors; Saudah Saleem Interiors; Sotheby's International Realty with Taylor Spellman; Stephen Henderson; and Touijer Designs.
Design on a Dime kicks off with a ticketed Opening Night Reception on April 25 which includes a VIP Preview Hour (5:30 PM) and General Admission (6:30 PM) at which time the sale will begin. In attendance will be Founding Chair James Huniford. Following the Opening Night Reception will be two public sale days with free admission for the public on April 26 from 10am-7pm and April 27 from 10am - 5pm. Prior to the Opening Night Reception will be the Groundbreaker Awards Dinner which honors community members who are leading the fight to end HIV/AIDS and have been unbelievable supporters of LGBTQ civil rights.
Proceeds from Design on a Dime support Housing Works' mission to end the dual crises of homelessness and AIDS. The organization provides thousands of New Yorkers with lifesaving health services and housing. They also mobilize advocacy efforts to ensure social justice and healthcare for Americans in need.
Sponsors of the event include Official Paint Sponsor Benjamin Moore, Gilead Sciences, New York Design Center, and Sotheby's International Realty.
About Design on a Dime:
Founded in 2004 in New York City by renowned designer James Huniford, this one-of-a-kind benefit brings together top interior designers to create unique, jaw-dropping vignettes using donated merchandise from top brands, artists, and makers. Starting Opening Night, items in the vignettes are then sold for up to 80% off retail to savvy and stylish attendees.
About Housing Works:
For over 25 years, Housing Works has fueled the fight to end HIV and Homelessness through fashion and design. Our 13 Thrift Shops and signature events directly benefit our trailblazing work in grassroots activism, healthcare, and housing. Housing Works led the way during the height of the AIDS crisis in New York City, and continues to lead resistance efforts across the country in this current political climate.
For more information about Design on a Dime or Housing Works, please contact Ashley Lake at A.Lake@housingworks.org or 718.408.6579.
SOURCE Housing Works