Wednesday, November 16, 2016

DIFFADallas Auctions Off Holiday Spirit At The 21st Holiday Wreath Collection

On Thursday, November 10, the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS, DIFFADallas, hosted its 21st Holiday Wreath Collection at the Fashion Industry Gallery to ring in the holiday season. The holidays were in full swing at this year’s event, which was hosted by John Erdos, Ferrell Drum, Morgan Cox and Ralph Randall. Guests mixed and mingled amongst 100 one-of-a-kind wreaths displayed beautifully on standalone doors throughout the Gramercy Park themed space. This year’s Holiday Wreath Collection boasted an expansion of gift and home items available for auction, including a chic modern living room curated entirely by Erdos at Home. The extraordinary wreaths were designed by Stanley Korshak, Neiman Marcus, Mary Kay, Dylan’s Candy Bar, Christofle, Moet & Chandon, Etro, Beaux Arts, Wildman Framing, Nine-Eighteen Big Mango, Akola Jewelry, Amy Berry Design, Kathy Kincaid Interiors, Bungalow 5, Studio Ten 25, Susie Rosmarin, Paper Affair, Molton Brown and many more. Click here to view a gallery of photos from this event 📷

Guests had the opportunity to bid on the unique and festive wreaths, extraordinary auction packages, and also have first dibs on the most valuable tables for House of DIFFA: Arabesque, while enjoying cocktails and hors d’ oeuvres courtesy of Ill Forks and Toni Rivard. DIFFA/Dallas’ Chairman of the Board, Chuck Steelman, and Wreath Chairman, Warren Wetzel, mingled amongst well-crafted wreaths with hosts John Erdos, Ferrell Drum, Morgan Cox, and Ralph Randall, and dazzling guests including House of DIFFA Chair, Sami Abboud, Carol Quist, Jane McGarry, Christopher McCullough, LeeAnne Locken, Bret McKinney, Julian Leaver, Allan Knight, Matt Wilkerson, Jim DiMarino, Krystal and Tommy DeAlano, Debra Nelson, Heidi Dillon, John McCarley, Cearan Henley and Clint Bradley. For more information, please visit

Photos c/o Shana Anderson Photography and Joseph Brewster Photography