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Designers' Showhouse

2018dshThe 2018 Designers’ Showhouse tour season has come to an end and the home is officially FOR SALE! Click here to learn more.

Proceeds raised from the sale of this home will benefit Kansas children and our mission of supporting the development and early education of children by improving access to resources for famlies, including high-quality child care options.

Thank you to all who supported this year's Showhouse project! 

2018dshThe 2018 Designers’ Showhouse tour season has come to an end and the home is officially FOR SALE! Click here to learn more.

Proceeds raised from the sale of this home will benefit Kansas children and our mission of supporting the development and early education of children by improving access to resources for famlies, including high-quality child care options.

Thank you to all who supported this year's Showhouse project! 

Corporate Sponsors

ERC Resource & Referral, Inc., doing business as Child Care Aware® of Eastern Kansas wishes to thank those individuals, organizations and companies whose contributions helped ensure a successful Designers’ Showhouse.

Corporate Benefactors
Capital City Tree Care
Capitol Federal®
Community Bank
Ed Bozarth Chevrolet #1 Buick GMC
Factory Direct
Key Staffing/Premier Employment Solutions
WIBW Channel 13

Print Sponsors
Hall Commercial Printing

Corporate Sponsors of the Week
CWC Electric, LLC
Entrepreneurial & Minority Business Development (EMBD)/GO Topeka
Wheatland Property Management, Inc.

Elite Event Sponsors
CoreFirst Bank & Trust
Debacker's, Inc.
Envista Credit Union
FHLBank Topeka
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits
Stevens & Brand LLP
Security Benefit Corporation
Summers, Spencer & Company, P.A.
Topeka Periodontics, Dr. Julie Swift

Corporate Platinum Sponsors
Briman's Leading Jewelers
Brookwood Shopping Center
Chavez Restoration & Cleaning
Clear View Inc.
Cox Communications
GreatLife Golf & Fitness
Phil & Martha Gray
Kansas Commercial Real Estate Services, Inc.
Long Lighting Studio
Lowe’s® Home Improvement Center
McCray Lumber & Millwork
McElroy’s Inc.
ServiceMaster Cleaning Services by AAA
Sherwin-Williams

Corporate Gold Sponsors
Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc.

Corporate Silver Sponsors 
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
Capital City Bank
Carpet One® Floor & Home
CBIZ MHM, LLC
Clayton Financial Services, Inc.
Jayhawk Pharmacy & Patient Supply
Landmark National Bank
Lexington Park Retirement Community
Polo Custom Products
Sharp Honda
Sloan, Eisenbarth, Glassman, McEntire & Jarboe, LLC

Corporate Bronze Sponsors
Berberich Trahan & Co., P.A.
Hallmark Cards
Schmidt Vending
Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC. – Neta A. Jeffus, CFP, Senior Vice President; Jamie S. Botts, CFP, First Vice President

Corporate VIP Friends
A-1 Lock & Key
Aboud's - Engroff Catering
Ace Plumbing, Heating & Air
AmeriPride Linen & Apparel Services
Beuchamp’s Art Gallery, Bob Swain
Blind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant
Casey Schrempp Painting
CenturyLink
Data-Tel, Inc.
Devlin's Wine & Spirits
Ditch & Associates Trash Service
Don Brent Photography & Imaging Inc.
Dynamic Computer Solutions
Happy Basset Brewing
Heritage Bank
Kelli Higgins
Keith Kerns
Lighthouse Security
Lindyspring Water
94.5 County, WIBW Radio
Norsemen Brewing Company
Peterson Publications, Inc.
Rew Materials
Schwerdt Design Group
Topeka Capital-Journal

Many Thanks
Pam Alexander
B & B Signs
Big T Tents
BOK Financial, for many years of providing tours and lunch for clients!
City of Topeka
ERC/Child Care Aware® of Eastern Kansas Board & Staff
Walt Frederick
Front Door Catering
Hy-Vee - Topeka Location
Tyler Johnson & Michelle Butler, for opening their home to our Patrons!
Junior League of Topeka
Lowman United Methodist Church
Red Door Home Store
Security 1st Title
Stormont Vail Health
Topeka Active 20/30 Club, Active & Past Members
Topeka Area Building Association Professional Remodelers Council
Topeka (Kansas) Chapter of The Links, Inc.
Westboro Neighborhood

Many thanks to all the area businesses that supported the Designers' Showhouse by promoting it on their marquees and attending the event with their staff!

 

2018 Designers

  • Living Room & Entry: Jan Davis & Brandi Whisler, Carpet One® Floor & Home
  • Transition Spaces: Leslie Hunsicker, Leslie Hunsicker Interiors
  • Guest Suite: Michelle Butler, Ms. B Designs
  • Master Suite: Meg Rahmeier & Team, McPherson Contractors
  • Study: Carolyn Cox, The Open Window
  • 2nd Floor Powder Room & Oasis Room: Megan Moss, Megan Moss Designs
  • 2nd Floor Northwest Bedroom: Caroline Bivens, CB Designs
  • Jack & Jill Bath: Lorrie Dickey, Lowe’s® Home Improvement Center
  • 2nd Floor South Bedroom: Carolyn Ward, Simply Staging
  • Main Floor Powder Room: Sarah Kellogg, Kellogg Interiors
  • Kitchen, Dining Room & Sunroom: Monica Parsel, Winston Brown Remodeling
  • Landscaping: Aaron Jones & Erin Clarke, Schendel Lawn & Landscape

Events

The special events at the 2018 Designers' Showhouse provided for many wonderful evenings at the house. Thank you to Ed Bozarth Chevrolet #1 Buick GMC for providing shuttles for the Patron Party, Ladies Night, Wine Tasting and Beer Tasting events!

Patron Party

The 2018 Designers' Showhouse Patron Party was a great kick-off this year's beautiful Showhouse! Thank you to our Patron Party sponsors, Stevens & Brand LLP and CoreFirst Bank & Trust.

Ladies Night

Ladies Night at the Designers' Showhouse was a fabulous evening for all who attended! Thank you to our Ladies Night hosts, Topeka (Kansas) Chapter of The Links, Inc., and Junior League of Topeka. Thank you to our Ladies Night sponsors, FHLBank Topeka and Debackers, Inc.

Wine Tasting

The Wine Tasting event was a memorable evening that provided the opportunity for attendees to learn more about wines and pairings! Thank you to our wine experts Steve Bergstrom (Southern Glazers Wine and Spirits), Clay Devlin, Stacy Young and Nancy Gargan. Wine glasses were graciously provided by Devlin’s Wine & Spirits. Thank you to HyVee for providing the delicious cheese pairings. Thank you to our Wine Tasting sponsors, Summers, Spencer & Company, P.A. and Topeka Periodontics, P.A.

Beer Tasting

The Beer Tasting at the Designers' Showhouse was a fantastic event highlighting this year’s Showhouse contractors and craftsmen! Thank you to our local brewers for providing the amazing beer selections, Blind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant, Happy Basset Brewing Company and Norsemen Brewing Company. Thank you to our Beer Tasting host, the Topeka Area Building Association Professional Remodelers Council. Thank you to our Beer Tasting sponsors, Security Benefit and Envista Credit Union.

Group Tours

Thank you to all of the organizations, businesses and individuals who took part in a group tour of the 2018 Designers' Showhouse!

If you are interested in booking a group tour of the 2019 Designers’ Showhouse, please click here and complete the online form so that we can contact you once we find a home and begin planning.

Tickets

Thank you to the following businesses for acting as 2018 Designers' Showhouse Ticket Outlets: 

Annie's Place  Porterfield's Flowers
Carpet One® Floor & Home     Portico
Craftee Crafters   Red Door Home Store
Furniture Mall of Kansas  SOHO Interiors
Hazel Hill Chocolate  Studio Furniture
Home at Last  Tooter & Tillaye’s Home Goods
Hy-Vee, Topeka Locations     Washburn University Alumni Office
The Linen Tree  Westar Energy, Outlet for Employees Only
M. Street Interiors  Winston Brown

 

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