How You Home | March 22-24, 2019
March 22-24, 2019 Kansas City Convention Center | Bartle Hall
Make Home Yours | March 22-24, 2019
March 22-24, 2019 Kansas City Convention Center | Bartle Hall

Celebrity Speakers

The lineup of 2019 speakers will be announced in January. Until then, check out who shared tips for making your home truly yours at the 2018 show!
Jeff Lewis, Star of Bravo's Flipping Out

Jeff Lewis, Star of Bravo's Flipping Out

Jeff Lewis is widely regarded as America’s most well-known house flipper through his role in Bravo’s docu-series “Flipping Out.” After renovating his own properties for 20+ years, Jeff launched a design firm in 2009. Jeff Lewis Design is a full service interior design firm specializing in design finish selections, furniture and accessories, as well as residential remodeling and new construction in Los Angeles and around the country.

Tamara Day, Star of DIY Network's Bargain Mansions

Tamara Day, Star of DIY Network's Bargain Mansions

Kansas City native Tamara Day, owner of Growing Days and the star of “Bargain Mansions” on DIY Network, shared insights into filming a home remodeling TV show. On “Bargain Mansions,” Tamara and her crew restore neglected large homes that others are too scared to take on — bringing big beauties back to life so that new owners can move in and love them again.

Jennifer Bertrand, HGTV Design Star Winner

Jennifer Bertrand, HGTV Design Star Winner

Best known as the winner of HGTV’s “Design Star,” KC native Jennifer Bertrand drew more than 5 million viewers to her no-nonsense, accessible approach to making positive and impactful design changes without breaking the bank. Owner of Kansas City’s Bertrand Designs, Jennifer believes “great design should make you happy and make your life easier.” You may have recently seen Jennifer on the Lifetime TV show “Military Makeover.”

Jeff and Chrysalyn Huff, Owners of Restoration Emporium

Jeff and Chrysalyn Huff, Owners of Restoration Emporium

Offering Kansas City a beautiful selection of vintage, rustic, antique and chic home furnishings — including Joanna Gaines’ own Magnolia Home Furniture and Accessories line — Restoration Emporium is THE shopping destination for home decor.

Additional Speakers

 

Kathryn Grube, designer and owner of Functional Color Solutions, LLC, states that “color is light and light is energy. Color gives off its energy in wavelengths … These wavelengths can do wonderful things if channeled properly to stimulate, calm, entice, and promote positive well being in those who use the space.”

Kathryn is an accredited interior designer who specializes in strategic color design. Combining her scientific background with hands-on design experience, she will explain how color can influence behavior and healing in your home.

 

 

Donna Sagen of Container Creations  provided simple steps for beautifying your home with container gardens. Inspired by the Master Gardener and TV host Jim Wilson, Donna founded Container Creations in 2005 to beautify Kansas City-area homes with custom seasonal planters. She regularly teaches classes and has written two books on seasonal container gardening, sharing her passion for custom planters with people all over the world.

 

 

Annie Creates of Restoration Emporium shared budget-friendly solutions for your home.