Picnic By Design


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PICNIC BY DESIGN is DIFFA National’s summer celebration that highlights design, food and fun for a worthy cause.  Picnic by Design brings together designers, manufacturers and artists whose work is enjoyed, celebrated, and bid on by DIFFA supporters. Funds raised supports our grant making efforts to help nonprofit organizations across the country combating HIV/AIDS. Guests are invited to sip cocktails and wine while savoring picnic fare and bidding to win one-of-a-kind designer picnic baskets. Click here to see our 2017 Designers!

DIFFA’s 6th Annual Picnic By Design
September 6, 2017
Rooftop @ Stage 48

605 W 48th St
 New York, NY



Our 2017 Participating Designers:

Andrea Schumacher Interiors
Antoinette Loupe
Canard Inc
Dwell Studio
jesGORDON/properFUN x Dirt Cobain
Stillwell Events NYC with Elegant Affairs NYC
Lladró porcelain lighting & décor
Mitchell Hill
Michele Alfano Design, in partnership with Tiago Fonseco
NPZ Style & Décor
Scott Brogan Group
Stacy Garcia Inc.
Studio TK / Gensler
Sheila Bridges – Harlem Toile
Ted Moudis Associates – Design/Planning/Strategy
Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Vanessa Deleon Associates
Wills Design Associates
World of Wonder’s “DragCon Basket” styled by Tyler Wisler
Yetta Banks for Viacom

**List in Progress**

Picnic By Design Steering Committee

Helene E Oberman, Interior Design Magazine
Michele Alfano, Michele Alfano Design
Jana Weill, The Robert Allen Duralee Group
Suzette Rhodes, HermanMiller
Anthony Weege – BOLON
Eric Stroud – Studio TK
Leah S. Blank, New York Design Center
Katherine DeMercurio, ThinkHg80
Rebecca Wu-Noman- WUNO

Picnic Ambassadors
Deborah Von Donop, DVD Interior Design
Genevieve Gorder
Jeanine Hays and Bryan Mason, AphroChic
Michele Alfano, Michele Alfano Design
Vanessa DeLeon, Vanessa DeLeon Associates