New York, NY… Scalamandré the legendary decorative fabric, wallcovering and trimmings house, rolled out its zebra carpet for a holiday party to celebrate the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club’s Showhouse benefit committees, designers and friends. Over 200 guests were there to support this beloved organization and to toast the upcoming 40th anniversary of the Decorator Show House.
Steven Stolman, Scalamandré’s president, welcomed guests to the company’s iconic East Side townhouse, where everyone was literally surrounded by extraordinary prints, damasks and brocades. Dan Quintero, executive director of Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club, spoke movingly about Kips Bay’s mission and introduced its new president, Jim Druckman, the popular and highly regarded president and CEO of the New York Design Center at 200 Lexington Avenue.
Among the guests were a host of friends, design luminaries, press and industry insiders, including Alexandra Lebenthal, Jay Diamond, Sylvester and Gillian Miniter, Margaret Russell, Mario Buatta, Gary ... Read More