Winter 2020 programming


 

Saturday February 1

 
 

 

Saturday February 1 - 9:00 AM
Location:
 Level 3: Artisan Talks Stage,  Rear Aisle 1400
MNDFL Breath Session: Feeling stressed or anxious? Learn to focus on your breathing in order to become more present. Work with the breath in a way that allows you to be more calm and not get too lost in your own head. MNDFL’s signature meditation class, this practice grounds you in the here and now like a cold shower on a hot summer day.

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MNDFL Specialist


Saturday February 1 - 10:00 AM
Location:
Crystal Palace
Fashion Runway | Embrace: HISTORY 

To know where to go, we must know where we came from. The craftsmanship that endures the test of time is proof culture and history builds upon itself to modernize tradition for generations to come. 

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Farai Simoyi
Designer & Founder
The Narativ


Saturday February 1 - 10:45 AM
Location: Artisan Talks Stage - Level 3, Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS  Importing 101:  Everything You Wanted To Know About Importing

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Colvin English
ByHand Consulting

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Phil Hobson
Phoenix Import Logistics


Saturday February 1 - 1:00 PM
Location: Artisan Talks Stage - Level 3, Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS  Sustainability:  Socially Conscious Customers and Your Retail Business

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Nicole Leinbach Reyhle

Retail Minded

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Chris Solt

Fair Trade Federation

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Meaghan Brophy

Fit Small Business


Saturday February 1 - 2:15 PM
Location: Artisan Talks Stage - Level 3, Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS  Why Artisan:  The Popularity of Handmade Products in the Market Today

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Karen Gibbs
ByHand Consulting

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Colvin English
ByHand Consulting


Saturday February 1 - 3:30 PM
Location: Artisan Talks Stage - Level 3, Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS  Authentic Design:  Developing products with artisan partners

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Mimi Robinson
International Design Consultant and Principal
Mimi Robinson Design

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Guillermo Jester
Designer
Aid to Artisans


Saturday February 1 - 6:00 PM
Location: North Concourse
Handmade Opening Night Party


Sunday, February 2


Sunday February 2 - 9:00 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage,  Rear Aisle 2300
MNDFL Intentions Session: Learn how to live more consciously in this contemplative class where you develop an intention specific to you, based on what you are personally encountering in your life. The more we live with intention the happier we are.

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MNDFL Specialist


Sunday February 2 - 10:00 AM
Location:
Crystal Palace
Fashion Runway | Embrace: GROWTH 

Traveling the world, we experience external stimuli so that we may find the internal answers to move forward. Imbued with symbology, meaning, and spirituality, individual and collective growth is achieved.  

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Farai Simoyi 
Designer & Founder
The Narativ


Sunday February 2 - 10:30 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage, Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS  Wellness 2020

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Lisa Drayer
Author

Lisa Drayer


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Moorea Seal
Best Selling Author

Moorea Seal


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Elana Frankel
Founder

Indigo and Haze



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Amber Katz
Founder/Writer

Rouge 18


Sunday February 2 - 10:45 AM
Location: Level 3: Artisan Talks Stage,  Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS Opening & Managing a Successful Retail Store

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Kevin Natapow
Creative Retail Solutions


Sunday February 2 - 11:30 AM
Location: Level 3: Lifestyle Talks Stage Booth: 7878

LIFESTYLE TALKS Wrap & Retail: Grow your business through in store service and responsible product sourcing

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Cathy Williams

Creative Director/Co-Founder

LoveVivid


Sunday February 2 - 11:30 AM
Location:  Wellness Stage, Rear 4200 Aisle

WELLNESS STAGE  The Power of Plants - Discussion with Q&A

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Lou Sagar
The Alchemist's Kitchen

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Rachelle Robinett
Evolver


Sunday February 2 - 11:30 AM
Location: Epicurean Kitchen, Booth # 2879

EPICUREAN KITCHEN  Join Chef Fabrizio Facchini 

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Fabrizio Facchini 

Chef and Boutique Hotel Owner

Antico Borgo 


Sunday February 2 - 1:00 PM
Location: Level 3: Artisan Talks Stage Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS  True Colors:  Masters of Natural Dyes & Pigments, a book signing and talk with author Keith Recker

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Keith Recker
President/Co-Founder
Hand/Eye Fund


Sunday February 2 - 1:00 PM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS  Secrets to Social Sharing

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Farai Simoyi
Designer & Founder
The Narativ

           

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Karim Rashid
Industrial Designer
Karim Rashid

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Kerri Rosenthal
Artist, Interior Designer
Kerri Rosenthal Interiors



Sunday February 2 - 2:00 PM
Location: Epicurean Kitchen, Booth # 2879

EPICUREAN KITCHEN  Join Chef Fabrizio Facchini 

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Fabrizio Facchini 
Chef and Boutique Hotel Owner
Antico Borgo 


Sunday February 2 - 2:00 PM
Location: Level 3: Lifestyle Talks Stage Booth: 7878
LIFESTYLE TALKS  How to Build Better Relationships with Co-workers and Customers

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Lizzie Post

Author


Sunday February 2 - 3:00 PM
Location: Wellness Stage, Rear Aisle 4100
MNDFL Intentions Session: Learn how to live more consciously in this contemplative class where you develop an intention specific to you, based on what you are personally encountering in your life. The more we live with intention the happier we are.

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MNDFL Specialist


Sunday February 2 - 3:30 PM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS   Female Powerhouses in Retail

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Becky Tyre
Founder
Retail Details

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Teddie Garrigan
Owner
Coco + Dash



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Courtney Garrigan
Owner
Coco + Dash



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Larissa Loden
Owner
Larissa Loden Jewelry

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Tara Riceberg
Owner
Best Gift Shop Ever



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Karen Alweil
Owner
Karen Alweil Studio




Monday, February 3


Monday February 3 - 9:00 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage, Rear Aisle 2300
MNDFL Emotions Session: Struggling with some strong emotions in your life? This is the class for you. While they can seem overwhelming, emotions are simply thoughts with a lot of energy behind them. In this class we learn to work with that energy, seeing it not as good or bad but simply a part of who we are, so we can live a life that is productive and full of contentment.

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MNDFL Specialist


Monday February 3 - 10:00 AM
Location:
Crystal Palace
Fashion Runway | Embrace: THE FUTURE

A brave new world requires eternal vigilance to evolve and invent. With a focus on the future, bold innovation is the vehicle that drives the generation of ideas that will shape the world of tomorrow.

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Farai Simoyi
Designer & Founder
The Narativ


Monday February 3 - 10:30 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage, Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS   Interior Design's New Guards: Tricks of the Trade + Book Signing

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Carl Dellatore

Rizzoli Author/Editor

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Young Huh
Principal
Young Huh Interiors

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Bria Hammel
CEO & Principal Designer
Bria Hammel Interiors

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Nick Olsen
Interior Designer
Nick Olsen Inc.
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Aamir Khandwala
Principal
Aamir Khandwala Interior Design



Monday February 3 - 10:45 AM
Location: Level 3: Artisan Talks Stage Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS   Social Media Best Practices: Developing a Social Strategy for Your One-of-a-Kind Brand

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Manpreet Kalra
Art of Citizenry


Monday February 3 - 11:30 AM
Location: Epicurean Kitchen, Booth # 2879

EPICUREAN KITCHEN   Join Chef Fabrizio Facchini 

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Fabrizio Facchini 
Chef and Boutique Hotel Owner
Antico Borgo 


Monday February 3 - 11:30 AM
Location: Level 3: Lifestyle Talks Stage - Booth: 7878
LIFESTYLE TALKS   Craftitivities with Cooper Boone

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Cooper Boone
Founder
Foundry42+

 

Monday February 3 - 11:45 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage, Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS   Morris & Co: 150 years of Iconic British design


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Benjamin Reynaert
Senior Style & Market Editor - AD PRO


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Shannon Davis
Co-Owner
Selamat Designs

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Beth Holman
President & CEO
Walker Greenbank Inc.

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Ariel Okin
Founder & Principal
Ariel Okin Interiors

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Bella Mancini
Interior Designer
Bella Mancini Design

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Nicole Fuller
Interior Designer
Nicole Fuller Interiors

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Sean Leffers
Interior Designer
Sean Fuller Interiors

 

Monday February 3 - 11:45 AM
Location: Level 3: Wellness Stage Rear Aisle 4100
WELLNESS STAGE   SURTEX Color Trends

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Patti Carpenter
Moderator
Carpenter and Company

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Nancy Fire
Co-founder
Design Works International

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Sarah Von Dreele
Creative Director
Sarah Von Dreele

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Monika Eyers
East Coast Editor
Better Home & Garden


Monday February 3 - 12.45 PM
Location: Wellness Stage, Rear Aisle 4100
MNDFL Emotions Session: Struggling with some strong emotions in your life? This is the class for you. While they can seem overwhelming, emotions are simply thoughts with a lot of energy behind them. In this class we learn to work with that energy, seeing it not as good or bad but simply a part of who we are, so we can live a life that is productive and full of contentment.

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MNDFL Specialist


Monday February 3 - 1:00 PM
Location: Level 3: Artisan Talks Stage Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS   Sustainably Handmade: Good for the Planet, Good for People

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Frank Millero
Professor Industrial Design
Pratt Institute


Monday February 3 - 1:30 PM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS    Shifts In Physical Retail Experiences

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Nicole Leinbach Reyhle
Founder/Publisher/Author
Retail Minded


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Molly Rowan Hamilton
Senior Brand Strategist
Pearlfisher


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 Florine Eppe Beauloye 
Digital Entrepreneur
Luxe Digital


Monday February 3 - 2:00 PM
Location: Epicurean Kitchen, Booth # 2879

EPICUREAN KITCHEN    Join Chef Fabrizio Facchini 

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Fabrizio Facchini 
Chef and Boutique Hotel Owner
Antico Borgo 


Monday February 3 - 2:00 PM
Location: Level 3: Lifestyle Talks Stage - Booth: 7878
LIFESTYLE TALKS     Your Jewelry Brand Story: Building Loyalty, Diving Engagement And Creating Sales

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Robin Kramer
Brand Marketing Expert
Red Boot Consulting

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Kathleen Cutler
CEO
Kathleen Cutler Strategy

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Emi Yamamoto
Senior Buyer of Jewelry
UncommonGoods

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Cathleen McCarthy
Editor / Founder
The Jewelry Loupe


Monday February 3 - 3:30 PM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS    IFDA: The Use of Color and Light in Design

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Nancy Fire
Design Works International

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Charles Pavarini 
Pavarini Design

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Amy Figueroa
Benjamin Moore

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Wesley Moon
Wesley Moon Inc.


Monday February 3 - 3:45 PM
Location: Level 3: Wellness Stage, Rear Aisle 4100
MNDFL Relaxation Session: Sit down and let us take your mind from 100 miles-per-hour to 10. Unwind during a guided meditation session meant to put your mind and body at ease and allow for a smooth transition into the rest of your day.

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MNDFL Specialist


Tuesday, February 4


Tuesday February 4 - 9:00 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage, Rear Aisle 2300
MNDFL Heart Session: Connect with your own tender heart. This class encompasses loving kindness practices and ways to become more compassionate and empathetic toward others. Be guided step-by-step in opening your heart to the people you love, the people you dislike, and the myriad of people in your life you don’t know very well.

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MNDFL Specialist


Tuesday February 4 - 10:00 AM
Location:
Crystal Palace
Fashion Runway | Embrace: Ubuntu

Our shared history, relentless growth, and collective future affirms our connection to one another to survive together. The convergence of the beauty global culture births is a reason to celebrate as one.

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Farai Simoyi
Designer & Founder
The Narativ


Tuesday February 4 - 10:45 AM
Location: Level 3: Artisan Talks Stage Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS    Build Your Brand:  How to find your ideal customers and keep them coming back

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Justine Clay
Speaker & Business Coach
Justine Clay


Tuesday February 4 - 10:45 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS    Keynote: The Dynamic Duo

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Sophie Donelson

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Carson Kressley

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Thom Filicia


Tuesday February 4 - 11:00 AM
Location: Wellness Stage, Rear Aisle 4100
LIFESTYLE TALKS   Real Talk with Jen & Jess: Debunking myths around publishing & trends

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Jennifer Goldberger
World Art Group

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Jess Aiken
Wild Apple Graphics


Tuesday February 4 - 11:30 AM
Location: Epicurean Kitchen, Booth # 2879

EPICUREAN KITCHEN   Join Chef Lidia Bastianich

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Lidia Bastianich

Celebrity Chef


Tuesday February 4 - 11:30 AM
Location: Level 3: Lifestyle Talks Stage Booth: 7878
LIFESTYLE TALKS   The Art of Brush Calligraphy

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Danielle Rothman
Modern Calligrapher
Rothbyrns Creative


Tuesday February 4 - 12:30 PM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS    Smart Retail: The Path To Purchase 

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Nicole Leinbach Reyhle
Founder/Publisher/Author
Retail Minded

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Jennifer Spivak
Founder
Team Spivak

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Ali Schwartz
Local Business Partner

Yelp

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Raj Nijjer
VP, Marketing
Yotpo


Tuesday February 4 - 12:45 PM
Location: Wellness Stage, Rear Aisle 4100
MNDFL Heart Session: Connect with your own tender heart. This class encompasses loving kindness practices and ways to become more compassionate and empathetic toward others. Be guided step-by-step in opening your heart to the people you love, the people you dislike, and the myriad of people in your life you don’t know very well.

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MNDFL Specialist


Tuesday February 4 - 1:30 PM
Location: Level 3: Artisan Talks Stage Rear Aisle 1400
ARTISAN TALKS    Artisan-Made for the Everyday:  Responsibly scaling an artisan business to meet the growing demand of ethical products  

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Alicia Wallace
Chief Operating Officer
All Across Africa + KAZI

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Amanda Lee
Director Brand Strategy & Sourcing
Nest


Tuesday February 4 - 2:00 PM
Location: Epicurean Kitchen, Booth # 2879

EPICUREAN KITCHEN    Join Chef Lidia Bastianich

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Lidia Bastianich

Celebrity Chef


Tuesday February 4 - 2:00 PM
Location: Level 3: Lifestyle Talks Stage Booth: 7878
LIFESTYLE TALKS   Less Greetings, more Humans: Communication in 2020

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Ali O'Grady

Thoughtful Human


Tuesday February 4 - 2:00 PM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW TALKS    The Healthy Happy Home: 5 New Ways to Think About Design And Wellness at Home

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Sophie Donelson


Tuesday February 4 - 3:45 PM
Location: Wellness Stage, Rear Aisle 4100
MNDFL Relaxation Session: Sit down and let us take your mind from 100 miles-per-hour to 10. Unwind during a guided meditation session meant to put your mind and body at ease and allow for a smooth transition into the rest of your day.

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MNDFL Specialist


Wednesday, February 5


Wednesday February 5 - 9:00 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage, Rear Aisle 2300
MNDFL Relaxation Session: Sit down and let us take your mind from 100 miles-per-hour to 10. Unwind during a guided meditation session meant to put your mind and body at ease and allow for a smooth transition into the rest of your day.

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MNDFL Specialist


Wednesday February 5 10:00 AM
Location: Level 3: NY NOW Talks Stage, Rear Aisle 2300
NY NOW Talks   Entertaining For The New Decade (+ Book Signing)

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Ronda Carman
Rizzoli Author


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Jung Lee
Owner
Fête

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Tania Kooros & Verda De Eskinazis

Mode Living

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Kaitlin Moss
Editor/Blogger
The Every Hostess


Tuesday February 4 - 11:30 AM
Location: Epicurean Kitchen, Booth # 2879

EPICUREAN KITCHEN   Join Chef Fabrizio Facchini 

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Fabrizio Facchini 
Chef and Boutique Hotel Owner
Antico Borgo 


Wednesday February 5 - 12:45 PM
Location: Wellness Stage, Rear Aisle 4100
MNDFL Breath Session: Sit down and take your mind from 100 miles-per-hour to 10. Unwind during a guided meditation session meant to put your mind and body at ease and allow for a smooth transition into the rest of your day.

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MNDFL Specialist


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