April 10, 2014 –
Carleton Varney is one of America’s best known interior designers. He is president of Dorothy Draper & Co. Inc. After over forty years in the interior design business, Varney reminisces through his archive and shares anecdotes about his decorating experiences with many celebrity clients – including Joan Crawford, Ethel Merman and Polly Bergen. He will focus your attention on all the elements of elegant design, from crystal chandeliers to magnificent architectural details and give his time-honored advice on how to achieve the look at home.
Following his presentation, ticket holders are invited to a book signing reception in
Suite 340, hosted by MP Interiors, where you will be able to purchase and have Carleton Varney personally sign his new book “Decorating in the Grand Manor: A Design Memoir” and view his latest fabric collection!
One lucky guest will be selected to WIN an autographed Carleton Varney book!
Tickets benefit Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida. $15 per person.