Gardner White’s exclusive new American Life Collection in Shelby Township (14055 Hall Road), will showcase its’ exclusive, specially curated, Americana-inspired home furnishings, accent pieces, and one-of-a-kind, authenticated collector items at a “Red, White & Beautiful” grand opening party on Thursday, February 9, from 6 to 8 p.m. The stylish soiree, which is open to the public, will welcome special guests, well-known Michigan designers, Lori and Lou Mettler, owners of Mettlers American Mercantile in Petoskey.
Popular Detroit entertainer, Ben Sharkey, will perform live, and signature cocktails and light refreshments will be served. Attendees will also be given a Gardner White golden ticket for 30 percent off merchandise at any of the company’s 13 stores through Sunday, February 12. Some restrictions may apply.
The sophisticated American Life Collection features luxury furniture by popular designers Dovetail Design, Four Hands, Case & Canvas, and Sagebrook Home in suede, velvet, and top grain leather textiles. It has one-of-a-kind equestrian, nautical, automotive, and military antiques; original art, photographs, and unique handmade décor items; vintage American Flags; animal hides and mounted wildlife; and designer rugs, pillows, chandeliers, sconces, and lamps.