September 21ST & 22ND, 2017

San Francisco, CA

DesignLIVE is a two-day design summit on San Francisco’s Sacramento Street, celebrating the Bay Area design community while inviting them to share ideas, inspiration and opportunities.

Sacramento Street is recognized as one of San Francisco’s top design corridors and we work closely with retail partners, designers and brand sponsors to curate exclusive programming, events and unique commerce experiences that increase awareness and traffic to the area.

The second annual DesignLIVE San Francisco will be held on September 21st & 22nd, 2017. All events will be held at the Vogue Theatre unless otherwise noted. 

10AM | DesignLIVE Kick-Off 

thursday, September 21

Meet, Greet and Latte with registration @ The Vogue Theatre: 3290 Sacramento Street

11AM | The Art of Investing in Your Real Estate


Join Alf Nucifora of the Luxury Marketing Council and a group of real estate, design and art experts as they explore what brings the most value to a home. From Kitchen design to the finest finishes and a dynamic art collection, they will uncover how to get the most bang for the buck.

-James Algee of Carlisle
-James Hunter of The Wiseman Group
-Jane Poppelreiter of Paragon Real Estate Group
-Stephanie Breitbard of Simon Breitbard Fine Arts

12:15PM | Made by Hand 


In the current world of design, locally made objects and furniture are playing a central role in the home. Join California Home+Design’s Editorial Director Lindsey Shook, as she sits down with a panel of the design industry's most innovative makers as they share their story, the secrets of their craft and why it’s important to shop for handmade design.

-Deborah Osburn of Cle' 
-Dominic Evans-Freke of de Gournay
-Jason Lees of Bay Area Made
-Miranda Jones of Galanter & Jones
-Robert Long Jr. of Robert Long Lighting

2PM | Entrepreneurial Icon: Martha Angus 


Martha Angus' mother urged her to go into interior design because she worried her daughter wouldn't make a living as an artist. Since then, Angus has been making art by creating interiors that combine the elegance of Neo-Classicism and the freshness of modernism. She shares with California Home+Design Editor Mary Jo Bowling, her philosophy on why winning interiors should be "swoon-worthy, wickedly fun and thoroughly livable."

3:15PM | LOVE It or HATE It

thursday, SEPTEMBER 21

Mark your calendars for “Love It or Hate It" - a spirited design conversation with California Home+Design Editorial Director Lindsey Shook and Chairish Co-Founder and President Anna Brockway. Hear top California designers share their thoughts on today's design trends. Be prepared to laugh or cry as they decide what is hot and what is not!

-Alison Damonte
-Chloe Redmond Warner
-Crystal Palecek
-Cynthia Spence
-Emilie Munroe
-Jeff Schlarb

5PM | VIP Reception @ De Gournay


Mix and mingle with us at our VIP reception located at the stylish De Gournay.

6PM | Opening Night Soiree @ Spruce


Celebrate Sacramento Street in style with sips and bites at Spruce Restaurant. Spruce is located at 3640 Sacramento St., San Francisco, CA 94118. 


10AM | DesignLIVE Check-In


Join us for a meet and greet at the Vogue Theatre.


11AM | Master Class with Peter Sallick


Recognized as one of the most innovative pioneers in the design community, Peter Sallick transformed Waterworks into an industry leader, championed the burgeoning Design Leadership Network and as co-founder and Executive Chairman, put Dering Hall on the map. Join California Home+Design’s Editorial Director Lindsey Shook for an unprecedented look into Sallick’s unique impact on the design world, the lessons he learned along the way, and his vision for the future.

12:15PM | The Power of Showcase Design


The San Francisco Decorator Showcase House is one of the most important events on the design calendar, drawing attention to select designers and raising funds for students in need. SFDS veterans talk with California Home+Design Editor Mary Jo Bowling, about the experience; including how to make a public and media impression, how to leverage a showcase room into business, and how the event makes a difference for local students.

-Catherine Kwong
-Jonathan Rachman
-Jon de la Cruz
-Jaimie Belew
-Thelma Graza of UHS

2:00PM | Sip & Shop Sacramento Street


Sip on a cocktail and shop till you drop at our favorite Sacramento Street design destinations. 

4:00PM | Wrap Party at Thos Moser


Join us in celebrating the conclusion of the second annual Design LIVE SF at Thos Moser where you can meet the editors of California Home+Design and more!