R E F L E C T I O N S O N T H E 2 0 2 0 S A M P L E S A L E
This year's Sample Sale has been one for the memory books.
The deadline to sign up for new sale sessions has passed, but we’ve booked appointments through Saturday, June 13th. So, that makes this the final week of the 2020 (First-Ever) Virtual Sample Sale... and it won’t be the last!
I'm so grateful to have been able to talk face-to-face with so many amazing people I would have never had the chance to meet otherwise. Throughout the sale, I was able to travel (virtually) all across the U.S., and even went to France and Singapore! I toured three different home art studios, and learned about what other people are doing while sheltering in place. I'm humbled - and honored to have such creative customers, and I'm excited that CMD has decided to continue on with this virtual model. That means I have the opportunity to connect with more of you at an even deeper level - and that's exactly the direction I want to go.
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