E-Newsletter: April/May 2023

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Local Events (Click on highlighted link for more information.)

April 26
Vino and Vinyasa

April 29
Eco Psychology Hike*

*More details to follow soon.

National Events

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Design Articles

Your go-to guide for Milan Design Week 2023
Business of Home
Hundreds of thousands of design aficionados will descend on Milan next week for the 61st edition of Salone del Mobile, as well as the many Fuorisalone pop-ups throughout town. So pack your bags—and your cutest flats—and bookmark this page for the firsthand scoop on all the dreamy, design-forward stops this market editor will be making while she’s in town. Ciao!

Alvic USA Releases Nature-Inspired ‘Vivid Reality’ Color Collection
Told in two stories of warmth and invigoration bring the natural colors of the world indoors.

10 Lavish Home Bar Ideas We're Loving on the AD PRO Directory
Why leave the house for a cocktail? Explore designer-approved home bar ideas perfect for entertaining friends and family.

Five on Friday: April 14th, 2023
Hospitality Design
A look at the must-read news stories impacting the hospitality industry this week.

ASID Predicts the Year's Top 5 Sustainability Trends
Interiors and Sources
As eco-consciousness becomes an ingrained lifestyle choice in more neighborhoods and communities, we examine what commercial designers should take away from these consumers.

We’re Spying These 7 Spring Decor Trends Everywhere
Elle Decor
ICYMI, candles are basically furniture.

Hawaii Real Estate Market: Will it Crash in 2023?
The Hawaii housing market is amid a major shift. The median sale price was down 3.2% in February 2023 Y-O-Y, but the number of homes sold dropped 45.7%. As mortgage rates are at record highs in 20 years by 7.08%. Sellers are reducing prices as homes stay on the market longer. Buyers finally have market power.
Now that the housing market Hawaii is threatened by a similar instance of rising mortgage rates and the possibility of a recession, buyers and homeowners are asking a familiar question: When will the housing market crash in Hawaii?

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