The IFDA Richmond Chapter has been inspiring collaboration within the furnishings and design industries to support its people, their products and services. IFDA Richmond is a strong, talented, and creative group of people and we strive to celebrate our members.

Partner with the Richmond Chapter

Our President

Stephanie Theofanos


On behalf of Stephanie and all of the IFDA Board here in Richmond, welcome! We are thrilled to welcome members from every facet of the furnishing and design industry. The IFDA promotes open sharing, mutual respect, and education, as well as community service and ethical practices.

Upcoming Events


IFDA Richmond Holiday Party @ Summer Classics

Thursday, December 1st, 2022

Time: 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm, EST

IFDA Richmond

7905 West Broad Street Richmond VA 23294

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Our board Members

Paul Lamborn - President-Elect

Georgia Kukoski - Treasurer

Diane Williams - Secretary

Cathy Connon - VP Educational Foundation

Georgia Kukoski - VP Financial Resources

Liz Hart - VP Membership/Membership Retention

Paul Lamborn - VP Communications/Marketing

Sandra Hall - VP Programs

Rachel Parrish - VP Special Events

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Join IFDA Richmond for our Holiday Party at Summer Classics! Enjoy a night of networking together with your colleagues in the Richmond Design Community. Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be provided. IFDA Members are free and can bring a guest! Non-IFDA Members the cost is $30 to attend! We hope to see you at Summer Classics on 12/1





Join IFDA Richmond for a Networking happy hour @ Virago Spirits! Discuss trends seen at High Point Market in October and tour Virago Spirits production with the owner while sipping locally made craft cocktails. Interior Design by Helen Reed and interior wall murals by local artist Emily Herr.

IFDA Richmond invites you to a tour & happy hour at the new MSI Showroom in Ashland! MSI Richmond features countertops, tile flooring, backsplash tile and hardscaping. Learn about the products, design tools and find inspiration for you and your clients. Come and enjoy an evening with your local Richmond design community!

IFDA Richmond invites you to a celebratory luncheon to honor our founding members and past presidents!

Join us on Thursday, September 15th at The Jefferson from noon – 2pm. RSVP by September 6th to save your seat at this special event! Lunch for IFDA Members is $25 dollars and for non-IFDA Members is $55. Cheers, see you on 9/15!

IFDA Richmond invites you to be inspired while touring the Wellborn + Wright showroom and sipping spirits.

Wellborn + Wright is a local steel and flooring manufacturer creates the beautiful architectural products.

Get a sneak peak behind the scenes of how they create! Come and enjoy an evening with wine, food and your design community!

Please join us for a Happy Hour at Brambly Park! Join members of the Richmond Design Community for a fun night of networking and collaborating! Thursday, July 28th from 5PM – 7PM at Brambly Park located in Scott’s Addition!

Please join us for a Happy Hour at Summer Classics Home! Tour Summer Classics showroom featuring their latest indoor and outdoor design collections and a hear a brief educational presentation from Chera about fabrics. Learn about the differences in contract grade and performance grade fabrics! Hors d’oeuvres & Drinks will be provided!

Please join us for a CEU & Breakfast with Sherwin Williams at Gather Downtown – Thalhimer Meeting Room. The CEU topic will cover the history, symbolism and pigments of nine key colors, as well as the reactions each color can illicit! We hope to see you there for a great networking, collaborating opportunity with IFDA Richmond!


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