Get insights from experts that are of the moment and on the money with NY NOW® Trend Talks. In this new series of sessions located right in the middle of the action, you’ll hear directly from an incredible lineup of experts on the latest retail, design and merchandising trends they’re seeing on the NY NOW show floor.

NY NOW Summer 2018
Trend Talks featured:  


Justina Blakeney

Justina Blakeney is a designer, artist, and New York Times best-selling author of The New Bohemians Handbook: Come Home to Good Vibes.


Wesley Moon

Wesley Moon’s signature is a home which represents the essence of the owner, augmented by his expertise and ability to edit and curate from all periods of design.


Nicole Feliciano

Nicole Feliciano is the Founder & CEO of Momtrends Media a million-dollar brand providing busy women with a daily dose of style.


Bonnie Mackay

Bonnie Mackay is a retail design director and merchandising executive with extensive experience in branding, marketing, visual merchandising, sourcing, product development and production.


Drew McGukin

Drew McGukinis the founder of Drew McGukin Interiors. He tackles the interior design world with a unique level of energy, great pace and integrity. He is known for a touch of the ‘unexpected,’ combined with beautiful textures and bold patterns that vibrate with the perfect amount of sophistication, warmth, innovation, style and approachability.


Brittany Watson Jepsen

Brittany Watson Jepsen is the founder and creative director of the award-winning, The House That Lars Built, a craft and design website focused on artful living.


Paula Flynn

The Shopkeepers founder, Paula Flynn, has a passion for retail. Over the course of her career, Paula has designed, sourced, developed product, and managed operations for some of the biggest names in the industry, both in the U.S. and Europe.