Weekly Sales & Events Calendar
Aaron Able
Sep 2, 2010

THIS WEEK
• Creative Classics Furniture Sale
• Palladio and His Legacy @ NBM
• Pop Culture Art Auction
• Crate & Barrel Upholstery Sale
• Red Barn Mercantile Sale
• Dwelling & Design Sale
• Piazza Flea Market
• Charles P. Rogers Bed Sale
• Free Summer Saturdays @ Corcoran Gallery
• Washington Design Center's Design House
• Organized Home Sale @ The Container Store
• Viva Terra Furniture Sale
• Cuddledown Pillow Sale
• Shelving Sale @ The Container Store

COMING SOON
• Piero Lissoni @ BOFFI Georgetown
• Designing Tomorrow: America's World's Fairs of the 1930s @ NBM
• Mount Rainier Home & Building Tour

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THIS WEEK IN DETAIL
Creative Classics Furniture Anniversary Sale 10-Year Anniversary Sale
Creative Classics Furniture | 906 King St. Alexandria, Virginia 22314
9/1 - 10/4

Palladio and His Legacy: A Transatlantic Journey 31 rare drawings by Palladio from the outstanding collection of the Royal Institute of British Architects Trust. the exhibition examines the development of Palladio's design sensibility through his drawings and his architectural texts. The exhibition also includes detailed architectural models, created and loaned by renowned modelmaker Timothy Richards, which demonstrate the spread of Palladio's architectural theories to America, most notably through the work and influence of Thomas Jefferson and in designs for monumental buildings in Washington DC.
National Building Museum | 401 F Street NW Washington DC 20001
9/2 - 1/9

Pop Culture Art Auction Freeman's Auctioneers and Appraisers is pleased to announce its new Pop Culture Department, specializing in sports, music and entertainment memorabilia, along with new emerging markets such as Punk and Hip Hop, Designer Toys, Street Art, and more. We will be holding three auctions per year and will include both contemporary and classic material.
Freeman's | 1808 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
9/3: 12pm

Crate & Barrel Upholstery Sale 15% off stock and stock plus upholstery. 25% off custom upholstery orders.
In stores and online.
9/3 -10/11

Red Barn Mercantile Sale 25% off all special order upholstered furniture that is benchmade in the US. Choose from standard sizes or customize the size to fit your room!
Red Barn Mercantile | 113 South Columbus Street Alexandria, Virginia 22314
9/1 -9/30

Dwelling & Design Sale Storewide Sale: 20% off in-stock merchandise, excluding original art and jewelry.
Dwelling & Design | 13 Goldsborough Street Easton, Maryland 21601
9/1-9/30: open Tuesday-Saturday, 11am-5pm

Charles P. Rogers Bed Sale Contemporary and classic beds selling for up to 50% off their original prices.
Online.
Now - 9/6

Free Summer Saturdays @ Corcoran Gallery Join the Corcoran on Saturdays this summer for Gallery tours, workshops, demonstrations, and performances! Enjoy our summer exhibitions and programming free of admission Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.
Corcoran Gallery of Art |500 17th Street NW Washington DC 20006
Saturdays: 5/29 - 9/4

• The Washington Design Center's Design House The 2010 Design House — The Hall of Fame House — residing within The Washington Design Center, provides lifestyle-conscious consumers an entrée into the world of high-end home décor. This year's eight-room design house will be designed by well-known WDC Hall of Fame Designers.
The Washington Design Center | 300 D Street SW Washington DC
5/21 - 12/4

Organized Home Sale @ The Container Store Space-saving solutions from around the store will be on sale to help you take control and get organized this summer! Free in-store demonstrations on organizing the home every Saturday and Sunday at 2pm & 4pm from 7/3 - 8/1. Container Store will give away one $25 Gift Card at each demonstration.
In stores and online.
6/28 - 9/6

Viva Terra Furniture Sale Save up to 25% on beds, seating, tables and more.
Online.
Now - 9/30

Cuddledown Pillow Sale All pillows 20-30% off!
Online.
8/22 - 9/27

Shelving Sale @ The Container Store 25% off our entire shelving collection — from customizable modular systems to a simple, single shelf. Plus, save 25% off elfa Installation Service.
In stores and online.
Now - 10/17

COMING SOON IN DETAIL
Piero Lissoni @ BOFFI Georgetown BOFFI Georgetown presents: 'An Evening with Piero Lissoni' Lissoni, who designed the 6000 square-foot Boffi Georgetown showroom in cooperation with the Boffi marketing department, will give a talk at this key AIA | DC Architecture Week event. The $20 event registration fee and proceeds benefit the Washington Architectural Foundation.
BOFFI Georgetown | 3307 M Street, NW
9/16: 6:30pm- 9:30pm

Designing Tomorrow: America's World's Fairs of the 1930s @ NBM Between 1933 and 1940, during the bleak years of the Great Depression, tens of millions of visitors flocked to world's fairs in six American cities: Chicago, San Diego, Dallas, Cleveland, San Francisco, and New York. The National Building Museum's upcoming exhibition Designing Tomorrow: America's World's Fairs of the 1930s explores how fair designers and planners employed innovative architecture, urban planning, and industrial design as vehicles for promoting a more hopeful vision for the future.
National Building Museum | 401 F Street NW Washington DC 20001
10/2 - 7/10/2011

Mount Rainier Home & Building Tour Mount Rainier is celebrating its 100th Anniversarywith a tour of the city's houses and buildings known for renovations that keep the historic nature of the homes, green renovations, and artists that have reworked the huses into work-studio space.

1 Municipal Plaza (34th and Rhode Island Avenue), Mount Rainier, Maryland
10/17: 12pm - 5pm

Image: Creative Classics Furniture Anniversary Sale

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