Mayflower Grace, a luxe Relais & Chateaux property in Washington, will host a special "Day of Design" June 14.

Some of the preeminent interior designers, style arbiters and trendsetters will participate in discussions.

The day will include breakfast and lunch, panels of VIP speakers and book signing with a VIP "Meet the Designer" cocktail party.

Panel discussions will include "Global Finds," "The Influence of Architecture on Design," "Decorating with Fine Art and Photography" and "Creating Restful Spaces."

Guests will be given two exclusive house tours in the neighborhood by architect and designer Harold Tittman June 15.

Design industry powerhouses in attendance will include Robert Couturier, Philip Gorrivan, Privet House owner Richard Lambertson and top luxury design writer Stacey Bewkes of Quintessence.

The cost is $170 per person.

For more information, call 860-868-9466.