Community Calendar

Jack Lenor Larsen Celebrates Cowtan & Tout Representation at Trammell-Gagné @ Seattle Design Center
Oct 26 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Legendary textile designer Jack Lenor Larsen returns to his hometown state to help inaugurate Cowtan & Tout’s representation at Trammell-Gagné. Cowtan & Tout’s five iconic textile brands include Colefax And Fowler, Cowtan & Tout, Jane Churchill, Larsen, and Manuel Canovas.

Mr. Larsen, founder of the eponymous textile brand Larsen, will treat guests to a film on Longhouse Reserve, followed by a book signing. Longhouse is Jack Lenor Larsen’s 16-acre sculpture and landscape garden in East Hampton, New York, that is open to the public.

Please join Cowtan & Tout and Trammell-Gagné on October 26th at 2:30 pm to meet the incomparable icon in the Trammell-Gagné showroom and see the beautiful new collections on view. Prosecco and refreshments will be served.

Space is limited, so RSVP early to reserve your spot!
Click here to register now.

COI’s 7th Annual Posh Pumpkin Party @ Commercial Office Interiors
Oct 26 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

COI together with ALLSTEEL and HON
present our 7th annual

Will you be joining us dressed as
one of the Seven Deadly Sins?

…and show off your creativity with our PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST to win the poshest prizes!

Compete for your chance to win:
People’s Choice

Pumpkin judging, costume contest, and door prizes will begin at 6:30pm,
but please come early to enjoy drinks, appetizers, and treats!

Please click here to RSVP to ensure there’s enough food and beverages for everyone.

The first 25 guests to arrive will receive an “extra” door prize,
but only if you’ve RSVP’d in advance.

Please reach out to Susan Stinnett with questions at

Pumpkin 101:

• RSVP as “With Pumpkin Kit” before October 18th and COI will deliver a pumpkin and carving kit to your office on October 19th-20th.

• Only one member of the pumpkin design team needs to register as “With Pumpkin” if your team only needs one pumpkin.

• Pumpkin entries will be accepted Wednesday, October 25th, until 5:30 day of the party – Thursday, October 26th.

• Late pumpkins are welcome but may miss judging for the contest.

Deadline to Submit for PAVE Design Competition
Oct 31 all-day

Planning and Visual Education (PAVE) is pleased to announce an exciting Student Design Competition with Partnering Sponsor, Chick–fil-A. The competition is only open to college-level students involved in retail planning, design, visual merchandising, and branding programs. The contest is designed to provide financial support and industry exposure. The competition worth an award of up to $16,000 and winning candidates will also receive a travel stipend.

Entries for the scholarship must be submitted by October 31, 2017.

Click here for additional information.