“Travel Home” Book signing & launch party
Global Design in Our Backyards and on Our Bookshelves
Join Michele Varian and Bloomist in hosting mother-daughter duo Caitlin Flemming and Julie Goebel to celebrate their new book of interiors explorations, “Travel Home: Design with a Global Spirit,” featuring photography by Peggy Wong.
Thursday, October 10
Michele Varian, 27 Howard St, NYC
Curated by Michele Varian, the Out of This World exhibit features sophisticated yet otherworldly fine jewelry pieces from designers Annika Inez, Eva Noga, Kimberlin Brown, and Sofia Zakia. The exhibition also includes a section co-curated with Adorn Milk, featuring its jewelers Daniela Barone, Gossamer, Kyla Katz, MGG Studio, Pico Design, and WKNDLA.
Join us for Design Talk Roundtable, a live extension of Design Talk by MV. In conjunction with the inaugural NYC Jewelry Week we’ll be discussing the jewelry design eco-system, how it has sustained itself in NYC, and hear strategies and stories from successful designers on growing their businesses.
Kickoff Design Talk Roundtable
Join us for Design Talk Roundtable, a live extension of Design Talk by MV. We’ll be exploring challenges and solutions regarding the ways in which the Internet has disrupted the traditional retail paradigm.
Hosted by Michele Varian and Jay Norris, CEO and Founder of Guesst, with a group of participants from the worlds of retail, real estate, digital media, design and entrepreneurialism.
Malene Barnett, Malene B Atelier
Malene Barnett, Founder of Malene B Atelier, is a cross-media artist and designer, world traveller, and culture enthusiast. She invites us to experience her portfolio of fine art and design products inspired by culture and community.
Maxwell Ryan, Apartment Therapy Media
Maxwell Ryan, CEO and Founder of Apartment Therapy Media, left teaching in 2001 to start Apartment Therapy as a design business helping people to make their homes more beautiful, organized AND healthy. The site has since grown to become a leading source of design inspiration and tips for real people looking for real-life decor solutions through a fascinating look into how people from around the country live at home.
Darin Vest, L'OrealHead of Retail Real Estate - Americas, L'Oreal
Lead Retail Real Estate strategy and execution for L'Oreal's 900 store, multi-brand mall, street and airport portfolios, including Kiehls, Urban Decay, NYX, The Body Shop, YSL, and Atelier Cologne, among others.Hosted By
Illustration Exhibition Launch
Celebrating the Illustration of Fashion & Style at Michele Varian for #NYFW
Saturday, February 10th
Join us February 10, 6-8pm at Michele Varian SoHo for the opening of an exhibition of work by eight of MV's favorite illustrators. One of Michele's first loves is drawing (at one time she even considered becoming an illustrator!), so she's incredibly excited to fête these select artists, all of who have distinctive styles and blur the lines of conventional fashion illustration.
Featuring work by:
- Erin Robinson - Brooklyn Dolly
- Spiros Halaris
- Anja Kroencke
- Don Oehl
- Michael Ward
- Edward Wilkerson
- Jenny Williams - What My Daughter Wore
- Christina Zimpel
Press: inquire within
Tuesday, July 19th 6-9pm Howard Street Block Party including 13 shops will be open late from 6-9. We will be serving Melt Bakery Ice-cream sandwiches Our neighbor across the street, Smile to Go, will have a lemonade stand.
We will also be featuring the work of artist, Lisa Hunt.
The artwork of Lisa Hunt.
April 14th, Thursday 6-8pm, Ariella Cezar "The Flower Workshop" Book Signing
Tarot Thursdays - most Thursday evenings at Michele Varian 5-7pm
With our Favorite Reader Jamie Salazar
Come for some clarity along with Jamie's natural charm and generosity and see what the cards reveal!
In our Mezzanine: Maison Mae Guest Shop
women's clothing & children's clothing
Indoor Flower Festival - Date to be Announced.
Printed fabrics, pillows, in-house florist, still life painting, edible flowers & more!