Designers and Showrooms Are Chosen for The 2nd Annual HPxD VIP Hummer Tour 2022


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Excessive Level x Design (HPxD) is gearing up for an thrilling Excessive Level Market with the return of their VIP Hummer Tour with host Don Ricardo Massenburg, founding father of Design Inkredible.

The VIP Hummer Tour kicks off on the opening day of Excessive Level Market, Saturday, October 22, at 8am for a full day of curated stops at HPxD member showrooms by way of a 31-foot stretch Hummer. Hummer Tour visitors are all inside design professionals from throughout the nation. 

Becoming a member of host Don Ricardo Massenburg and Jane Dagmi, Managing Director of HPxD the inside designer tour visitors embody Andrea Small, The Adored Nest, Kelly Schellert, Ethos Design Collective, Lauren Ashley, LA Weddings & Interiors, Laura Koshel, LK Design, Lisa Stewart, Lisa Stewart Design, Mia Johnson, Mia Johnson Dwelling, Priscilla Baez, MPB Design Co., Sarah Storms, Styled by Storms, Tiara Holloway, Vivacious Inside by Tiara, Tiffany Brown, Brown Builders Design, Trystin Kier Francis, Home of Kier, Vanessa Pierre, Vannie Paradis Design Studio

The dozen fortunate winners had been chosen by a lottery-based open name that’s conscious of variety and inclusion, central to the HPxD motion. The entire chosen inside designers are first-time Hummer Tour attendees and can be exploring Excessive Level Market in luxurious fashion.

“The HPxD Hummer Tour is definitely one for the books, and I really like internet hosting it! Not solely can we make a mark merely driving by Excessive Level in a branded stretch Hummer, however HPxD works to domesticate a VIP expertise that’s about camaraderie and discovering thrilling manufacturers so as to add to your must-see vendor record!” says Massenburg who additionally led the occasion final Fall. “Whether or not it’s your first journey to Excessive Level or Market is like your homecoming, this tour is unquestionably an expertise to not be missed.”

The Hummer Tour will start at Splashworks, the place proprietor and HPxD Board president Tom Van Dessel will welcome the designers earlier than they’re shuttled off to Cohab.House for breakfast that includes Cohab’s new meals depot. Tour visitors will get to expertise Cohab’s new meals truck depot in collaboration with Kitchenolgy which debuts throughout market from Wednesday, October nineteenth – Wednesday, October twenty fifth. 

Adopted by stops at Antiques & Design Middle, Asian Loft, and Tamarian Rugs earlier than breaking for al fresco lunch – at Verellen the place a number of of their “friendors” – M2C Studio and The Royals Challenge – are additionally HPxD members.

“The Verellens invited the group to lunch and Don and I believed eating exterior could be a feel-good break within the day, plus the vibe is simply so good there, to not point out it permits the designers to get aware of three of our manufacturers throughout one tour cease,” mentioned Jane Dagmi, managing director of HPxD.

After lunch the tour heads to Lancaster, Oly Studio, Baker Furnishings, and Codarus’s new Excessive Level flagship, Broad Corridor. 

Every cease alongside the tour will carry the inside designers to the showroom for a non-public guided tour introducing them to the manufacturers’ design skills, principals, and advertising groups. The final cease on the VIP Hummer Tour billed as “the after occasion,” can be at Eichholtz to coincide with their festive Philipp Plein U.S. launch celebration.

Along with the scheduled showroom stops, many HPxD manufacturers contribute to a particular swag bag. And HPxD may even be bringing alongside a photographer to seize the day’s pleasure and enjoyable. All aboard! 

About DON RICARDO MASSENBURG Don Ricardo Massenburg, founding father of Design Inkredible and trainer at coronary heart has a ardour for interiors and elevating areas and the standard of life. As a designer, he’s acknowledged for his daring use of shade, sample, and plush textiles. and in 2021 made his debut as a product designer, collaborating in TOV Furnishings’s Voice Assortment. Additionally identified for his management, Massenburg usually speaks at trade occasions and is the Program Director on the Alliance of Inside Designers.



About Excessive Level by Design (HPXD.ORG)

Excessive Level x Design (HPxD) is a motion of change that was born in March of 2020 when a bunch of associates, neighbors, and trade professionals gathered on Saturday mornings and dreamed up methods to maintain the designer-brand showroom relationship through the pandemic. As a 501(c)6 group, HPxD brings collectively the trade’s largest flagship showrooms, manufacturing manufacturers, makers, and creatives who share the collective imaginative and prescient to activate Excessive Level as a year-round vacation spot for design. By our mission, our group impacts optimistic change in Excessive Level by selling design and sharing the town’s uniquely artistic ecosystem by schooling, particular occasions, and group outreach.