AmericasMart will present special events at Atlanta International Area Rug Market, July 9 to July 12. The programming will feature personalized presentations by leaders from across the design and retail spectrum—with seminars addressing such topics as motivating millennials, modern entertaining trends, decorating tips and revenue-producing store displays, according to the company.

HGTV stars, creative leaders and designers will bring their unique points-of-view to Building 1 with a series of events. Brian Patrick Flynn of Flynnside Out Productions presents “What Is That Designer Doing With That Rug?” as well as “Real and Artificial: The Best of Both Worlds.” Matt Wood, creative director of Winward International, showcases classic styling of the line’s trademark blue and white accessories. John Gidding, host of HGTV’s “Curb Appeal: The Block” shares his most popular client requests for indoor and outdoor design. Christiane Lemieux, founder and creative director of Dwell Studio, teaches how to incorporate brand elements and signature looks in design projects. Designer Stan Topol will inspire designers throughout the Market with a new vignette showcasing his signature style. 

For a full list of Market events and more information about the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, visit