What’s New, What’s Next

The New York Design Center presented the record-breaking ninth annual What’s New, What’s Next on September 14, 2017. From 1:00 – 9:00pm, the historic 16-floor design building filled with over 7,500 guests to attend what has become the design industry’s most anticipated event. This year’s event included 92 participating showrooms, 52 designer conversations, presentations, and panels and 22 Meet & Greets with the industry’s top names, editors, and manufacturers—all celebrating what’s “new” and “next” in design.

Attendees gained insight into the industry’s latest trends while mingling with notable names including: Sasha Bikoff, Barclay Butera, Jon Call, Darryl Carter, Jesse Carrier and Mara Miller, Alexandra Champlimaud, Paloma Contreras, Ellie Cullman, Jamie Drake, Thom Filicia, Dan Fink, Alexa Hampton, Shawn Henderson, Suzanne Kasler, Aerin Lauder, Patrick Mele, Thomas O’Brien, Liz O’Brien, David Phoenix, Martha Stewart, Robert Stilin and Bunny Williams. The stellar lineup had attendees continuously traveling throughout 200 Lex’s 16 floors.

The New York Design Center partnered with 23 media publications and editors from esteemed titles: Architectural Digest, Aspire Design and Home, Business of Home, Dering Hall, domino, Elle Decor, Flower Magazine, Galerie, Hospitality Design, House & Garden, House Beautiful, Interior Design, interiors, The Lifestyle Edit, Luxe Interiors + Design, New York Cottages & Gardens, New York Magazine Design Hunting, New York Spaces, T: Magazine, PaperCity, Traditional Home, Veranda and Viyet.

What’s New, What’s Next is an energizing event, that offers attendees the opportunity to network with the best in design, learn about the latest trends, and view hundreds of new products all under one roof! The astounding continued success of the 2017 event solidifies 200 Lex as a New York design institution.

Photographs by ©MatthewCarasella.com and Andrea Fischman for Editor at Large.