Design Between the Lines
By American Society of Furniture Designers
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Design Between the Lines is the only Design and Home Furnishings Podcast where we talk with the real game-changers, industry innovators, and lifetime legends of the Home Furnishings Industry. It is here that we sit down with the people who craft the furniture industry into what it is today and to learn a little bit more about life in their world.
||CleanEpisode #206: Caroline Hipple||Revered marketing guru Caroline Hipple of Norwalk Furniture joins John in the studio to share insight into the business of furniture design and the significance of strong leadership.||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #205: Dudley Moore Jr.||Pinnacle award winning design veteran Dudley Moore Jr. joins John to discuss his expansive career as well as share the successes and challenges that brought him to where he is today.||5/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #204: Aimee Kurzner||Consumer oriented designer Aimee Kurzner joins John at the High Point Theatre to discuss her role at Currey & Company and share valuable insight for aspiring designers.||4/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #203: Ashley Hicks||Globally-renowned designer Ashley Hicks joins John during High Point Market to share stories of growing up in a world of architecture and interior design.||3/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #202: Brent Smith||Furniture branding guru Brent Smith joins John at High Point Market to discuss his illustrious career in marketing as well as his journey into the home furnishings industry.||3/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #201: Steve Hodges||Furniture design veteran Steve Hodges (Steve Hodges Associates, Inc.) joins John to discuss his career, navigating the field as a freelancer, and the significance of technology in the home furnishings industry.||1/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 2 is on it's way!||John discusses the future of Design Between The Lines.||10/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #114: Bob Maricich||Furniture Executive Bob Maricich (International Market Centers) joins John to chat about his career, the future of IMC, the importance of design to the furniture industry, and his advice for furniture designers.||9/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #113: Sarah Marriage||Maker-Designer Sarah Marriage (A Workshop of Our Own) chats with John about her passion for woodworking, her design process, and the winding road that led her to found A Workshop of Our Own for the women and gender non-conforming craftspeople of...||8/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #112: Libby Langdon||Interior and Furniture Designer Libby Langdon (Libby Langdon Interiors) sits down with John to discuss her unique journey to becoming a designer, how crafting a lifestyle brand can be a powerful asset, and her advice to students just starting out in...||7/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #111: John Black||Furniture Designer John Black (J. Black Design, Baker Furniture - Milling Road) joins John to recount his many years of experience in the home furnishings industry, what it takes to create a successful product line, and what he sees on the home...||6/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #110: Lorri Kelley||Furniture Industry Executive Lorri Kelley (BDI) sits down with John to discuss the things she is most passionate about; the furniture industry, the power of mentoring, the importance of women in business, and creating innovative products with her team..||6/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #109: Corey Damen Jenkins||Designer Corey Damen Jenkins (Corey Damen Jenkins & Associates, LLC) talks with John about the struggles of starting his own design firm and being discovered by HGTV, the mindset required for designing a licensed collection for today's consumer,...||4/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #108: Barclay Butera||Interior designer and home furnishings icon Barclay Butera (Barclay Butera Interiors) joins John to discuss his journey to becoming one of today's iconic lifestyle brands, the importance of a collaborative workplace culture, and his advice for anyone...||3/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #107: Jason Phillips||Designer Jason Phillips (Phillips Collection, Jason Phillips Design) sits down with John to discuss growing up surrounded by industry tastemakers, transitioning from a designer to executive, and the growing role of technology in furniture design.||2/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #106: Catina Suarez Roscoe||Designer Catina Suarez Roscoe (Catina Unlimited Design, Inc) talks with John to discuss the importance of designers in the home furnishings industry and her philosophy on designs that have a story to tell.||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #105: Tom Conley||Tom Conley, President and CEO of the High Point Market Authority (the organizer of the largest home furnishings trade show in the world), sits down with John to give his take on designers and their craft from the perspective of trade shows and...||1/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #104: Bobby Berk||Designer Bobby Berk (Bobby Berk Home) sits down with John to discuss his pathway to success, overcoming obstacles early in his career, and opening his own store, leading him to become a large influence on the home industry around the globe.||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #103: Alexander Julian||This episode was recorded on location at High Point Market. Legendary designer Alexander Julian meets with John at High Point Market (Spring 2016) to discuss how he got to design uniforms for the UNC Tar Heels and the Charlotte Hornets, and learn a...||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #102: Jena Hall||Furniture icon Jena Hall (Jena Hall Designs, Thomasville, WithIt) talks with John about getting into furniture design, founding WithIt (Women In The Home Industry Today), and the indelible mark she has left on the home furnishings industry.||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp #101: Leonard Eisen||Industry legend Leonard Eisen (Pulaski Furniture) talks with John about his inspiration for Keepsakes, Accentrics, and other stories from his long career.||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
What a great series!
Yes, I am a member of The American Society of Furniture Designers so I have a slight bias, but this really is a wonderful series that gives people a front row seat into those who shape the furniture industry.
Thank you John!
I love your podcast and am honored to be part of Season 2. Looking forward to listening to interesting stories from this incredibly diverse world of design.