Home Show – Spring
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The original Kansas City Home Show returns, March 28- 30, to Bartle Hall. It’s been a Kansas City tradition for sixty-six years and together with the Flower, Lawn and Garden Show showcases new opportunities and choices for homeowners to get a jump on spring home and garden projects.
March 28 – 30, 2014
Friday 10:00 – 8:00
$ 8 – Online or at our Ticket Outlets
(50 Hwy & 291 location only)
Another Exciting Lineup of Guests for Our 66th Annual Spring Home Show
Headlining the event is HGTV Star Monica Pedersen
Monica will share her expertise in a variety of topics including interior design, design trends, how to add value to your home, staging for the real estate market, or simply inspiring do-it-yourselfers to “Make it Beautiful” on any budget. As a designer on over 90 episodes of HGTV’s hit television series, Designed to Sell, and 50 episodes of Bang for Your Buck, Pedersen quickly became a trusted expert showing viewers how to add value to their homes while working within a tight budget. Her work as an interior design expert and television host can also be seen regularly as the Host of HGTV’s Dream Home and Green Home Giveaways, House Hunter’s Great Escapes and in appearances on NBC’s Today Show, Steven and Chris, The Revolution, Steve Harvey, FoxNews and WGN. In addition to her work on television, Pedersen released her first design book titled “Make It Beautiful” in May 2012. See Monica on the SPACES stage Saturday, March 29 at 1pm and 2pm. She will also be available for a book signing at 3pm.
HGTV Star Cari Cucksey, the “Antiques Matchmaker”
Cari Cucksey is an Antiques Matchmaker who gives dusty relics a new lease on life. Energetic, entrepreneurial and fun, she’s the host of HGTV’s hit show Cash & Cari, she runs RePurpose Estate Services, operates the RePurpose Shop, and refurbishes just about anything she can get her hands on. From antique furniture and vintage toys to retro electronics and classic luxury cars, she’s always on the lookout for obscure treasures as she combs through basements, attics and garages. Cari’s distinct style and design has inspired a number of retail curations that bear her name, and has inspired countless RePurposers around the world. See Cari on the SPACES stage on Saturday, March 29 at 11am and 3pm or on Sunday, March 30 at 11am or 2pm.
Kristin Rieke, Interior Designer
Kristin Rieke, Interior Designer, currently works in the interior design industry in Vail, Colorado. She began her professional career working in the mountains and has since gathered many publications and awards for her work. By using her passion for repurposing and sustainable interior design she has no problem winning over satisfied clients throughout the architectural meccas of The Rockies and beyond. She draws most of her inspiration for the building and design trade from her Kansas City family roots. A graduate of Kansas State, member of IIDA and LEED certified, Kristin has proven to be quite the inspiration to today’s design community.
HGTV Star Jennifer Bertrand
The Home Show welcomes back Jennifer Bertrand, HGTV Design Star winner and owner of Kansas City’s Bertrand Designs. Jennifer is the emcee for the SPACES Stage and will share tips and trends in design and decor.
Jennifer Allwood, Owner of The Magic Brush, Inc.
Kansas City’s own Jennifer Allwood will take the spotlight on the SPACES stage. Jennifer is a professional faux finisher, blogger, DIY instructor and owner of The Magic Brush, Inc. She is “making the world pretty…one room at a time” in houses all over the Kansas City metro specializing in faux finishes, cabinets, children’s rooms, garage doors, and furniture.
THANK YOU TO OUR SHOW SPONSORS!