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Dwell with Dignity Announces Celebrity Design and Artist Cast of 2019 Thrift Studio

30-day pop-up shop in April launches with Opening Preview Party hosted by Kimberly Schlegel Whitman.
Location: The pop-up shop will be located at Dallas Design Center – 1250 Slocum Street, #550, Dallas, TX 75207

Celebrating its tenth anniversary, Dwell with Dignity is taking its largest annual fundraiser, Thrift Studio, to the next level. Throughout April, the much-anticipated pop-up shop will feature luxuriously-furnished vignettes designed by North Texas’ leading top designers, showrooms, and retailers, as well as a curated selection of fine art from 34 prestigious artists. All of the high-end home décor items and original artwork on display will be available for shoppers to purchase at dramatic discounts with 100 percent of proceeds benefitting Dwell with Dignity’s mission to help families escape poverty and homelessness through design, one household at a time.

The design cast teams of the 2019 Thrift Studio reads like a “Who’s Who” in the design world:

  • Brant McFarlain
  • Judy Aldridge + Genesis Thrift Store
  • Pulp Design Studios + S. Harris
  • Maestri Studio + Mitchell Gold-Bob Williams
  • Holly Hickey Moore + RJones and Associates + SUPPLY
  • Russell Brightwell and Alice Cottrell
  • Peters Cates Designs + Peacock Alley
  • Harbinger Designs + Casita

Galleries, businesses, private collections, and homes . . . these talented artists have their artwork displayed across all environments including the upcoming Thrift Studio: Lydia Abigail, Jennifer Ayyad, Barbara Baldwin, Anne Beletic, Jessica Bell, Stephanie Bray, Teresa Bristol, Ginger Cochran, Foster Cranz, Carolyn Joe Daniel, Nicole Davis, Melissa Ellis, Ben Fluno, Jordan Gomez, Margaret Harris, Silky Hart, JoJo Herda, Stacie Hernandez, Andrea Holmes, Carolyn Kerr, Joyce Landry, Cathy Manning, Amy McKenzie, Christi Merril, Clare Minella, Ethan Moss, Roma Osowo, Gregory Piazza, Nataliya Plambeck, Mione Plant, Lori Rayfield, Margaret Rehwinkel, Laura Runge and Kristina Taherzadeh.

Nationally-recognized author and lifestyle expert Kimberly Schlegel Whitman will host an Opening Preview Party on Thursday, April 4, 7pm – 9pm, featuring cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and the exciting first chance to shop through the wonderland of luxury home furnishings and art. General admission tickets are $125 and will be available to purchase online on February 19th.  $175 tickets provide a truly VIP experience for premiere shopping between 6pm – 7pm and an elevated culinary and mixology experience.

Open from April 5 to May 4, Tuesday through Saturday between 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Dwell with Dignity’s Thrift Studio Pop-Up Shop is free for attendees to explore and shop. The pop-up shop will be located at Dallas Design Center – 1250 Slocum Street, #550, Dallas, TX 75207. For more information and to purchase tickets to the Opening Preview Party, visit