THURSDAY, AUGUST 24 | Beaver Tile & Stone Open House

Join Beaver Tile & Stone for an open-house style showcase of their newest products, featuring today’s hottest looks from top quality tile and stone manufacturers. Stop by their showroom, Suite 101, or any of Beaver’s other locations, and check out the latest that tile has to offer.

Home Tour: Total Transformations

Highly skilled interior designers transform the look and feel of five architecturally diverse homes during Michigan Design Center’s second annual Home Tour. The self-guided tour takes place in the Birmingham-Bloomfield-Royal Oak area and benefits the charitable and educational programs of the Junior League of Birmingham.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 | 9:30 - 11 A.M. | Customizing Hand-Knotted Tufenkian Artisan Carpets

Trade members, please join The Ghiordes Knot as they welcome Marisa Mesropian, Director of Custom Rugs at Tufenkian Artisan Carpets, for a presentation on rug making and the customization process in the Mid-America Room, Suite 86. During the presentation, you will learn about the time-honored traditional way Tufenkian rugs are created, see the latest designs they offer, and discover how Tufenkian’s rugs can be custom sized, colored, and priced to suit your projects. A light breakfast will be served. All attendees will be entered into a drawing to win a 3’ x 5’ Tufenkian rug. RSVP by Friday, Sept. 22 to Showroom Manager Cori Eddy at or phone 248.643.0333.