CADY’S ALLEY TO HOST DAYS OF DESIGN EVENT CELEBRATING NATIONAL DESIGN WEEK WITH SERIES OF WORKSHOPS, LECTURES, EXHIBITIONS AND POP UPS FROM OCTOBER 13-21
Washington, DC –Georgetown’s Design District is celebrating National Design Week by hosting a special Days of Design series of events all week. From October 13-21, the stores and showrooms of Cady’s Alley and M Street are embracing artistic inspiration by presenting a series of creative workshops, educational lectures, informative exhibitions, specialty promotions and design-focused pop-ups. Allevents are open to the public.
Days of Design event highlights include: DIY Halloween Entertaining Ideas at CB2; AIA Pop-Up Design Bookstore; How To Entertain for the Holidays in-store workshop at West Elm, exhibition and 15 percent discount off
in-store purchases at L’Eclat de Verre; Opening Reception for Artist Karin Johansson New Places / Abstractions of a City at Jewelerswerk Galerie; and many week-long promotions and specials at various retailers.
The retailers of Cady’s Alley and M Street share a deep commitment to quality design and encompass architecture, interiors, furniture, products, fashion and culinary arts. The Days of Design series aims to highlight the ways in which design enriches everyday life while further cementing Cady’s Alley’s reputation as Washington’s premier Design District.
For a complete listing of specific Days of Design events, please visit the Cady’s Alley website at: www.cadysalley.com or Cady’s Alley Facebook page at: http://www.facebook.com/CadysAlley.To learn more about National Design Week, please visit: http://www.cooperhewitt.org/national-design-awards/ndw.
WHO: Cady’s Alley – Georgetown’s Design District
WHAT: Days of Design Event Series Celebrating National Design Week
Design-Related Events, Workshops, Lectures, Exhibitions, Pop- Ups & Promotions
WHEN: October 13-21, 2012
WHERE: 3314 M Street NW
MEDIA CONTACT: Matt Hagan email@example.com
About Cady’s Alley
Cady's Alley, frequently referred to as Georgetown’s Design District, features international and local home furnishing retailers as well as trendy boutiques, along with the popular Kafe Leopold restaurant nestled in the Cady’s Alley
central courtyard with indoor and outdoor seating. Cady’s Alley is a truly unique design-focused shopping destination within an entire city block of Washington’s historic Georgetown neighborhood. Retail showrooms feature lofted ceilings, glass and steel walls and stairs, exposed brick, and dramatic skylights. The retail corridor also includes the chic L2 Lounge, a prominent evening establishment, and a quaint pedestrian-friendly alleyway, accessible from 33rd, 34th and M Streets, NW.