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Design & Decor Reusing Salvage
October 1, 2015 at 6:15 pm–8:30 pm
Gain Design inspiration, technical instruction, and a new appreciation for the beauty, quality, history and authenticity as well as eco-friendly benefits of salvaged architectural elements, vintage furnishings and unusual antique artifacts. Be inspired with new ideas, as well as insider tips and techniques on how these one-of-a-kind unique treasures can be re-used conventionally in both modern and period homes, or repurposed in completely new and creative ways in a variety of settings. Showcased projects encompass residential and retail as well as restaurant interiors including Greater Boston’s Steel and Rye, Fairsted Kitchen, La Brasa & Commonwealth. Participants can enjoy complimentary spirits and snacks during this interactive presentation and private tour led by 2 industry experts, award-winning designer and builder Brendan Haley of B Haley Designs and Bill Raymer, owner of Boston’s only 7000 sq. ft. antique salvage showroom/warehouse Restoration Resources, a 2 time recipient of Boston Magazine’s, “Best of Boston Home”!
|Artweek exclusive opportunity to gain unique insight into salvage as well as have one-on-one access to industry experts! Experience Brendan’s versatility and creativity firsthand, and draw upon his proficiency as a carpenter and designer. At the same time, attendees can tour and explore Restoration Resources with “salvage savvy” Bill Raymer.|
Space is limited, so please be sure to RSVP soon. Residential, as well as Commercial and Hospitality professionals are encouraged to attend! Sign up for our wait list if we are “sold out” and we will be sure to contact you if a space becomes available! Complimentary wine and cheese and light snacks will be served during the event, which will be held in Circa, the back showroom of Restoration Resources which doubles as an event venue available for the public and businesses to rent for private functions. The hidden gem is designed with a variety of unique salvaged pieces that include an antique bar, piano, victrola, chandeliers and marble mantels that are all also for sale! (Click here to see video clip of Restoration Resources and dinner party at Circa on WCVB’s show “Chronicle”)
Following the presentation, Attendees are welcome to explore or simply relax and enjoy refreshments in Circa. Participants are also encouraged to come prepared to discuss any personal interior design or architectural challenges and questions, in private one-on-one consultations at the end of the event, so be sure to bring dimensions, photos and any information relevant to your project.
Metered and free on street parking available. Closest t stop is Mass Ave. on the Orange line, or the bus at Dudley station or the Silverline bus which stops on Washington St., just a block from Restoration Resources.
Artweek Exclusive: All Artweek attendees will receive a 10% discount on all store merchandise including gifts and souvenirs throughout Artweek.