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The Rug Company to Host Legends Panel

The Rug Company

LOS ANGELES–The Rug Company will host a keynote panel discussion and afternoon tea next week as part of La Cienega Design Quarter’s sixth-annual design event Legends of La Cienega. Held in The Rug Company’s showroom here, the event will feature Mayer Rus, the West Coast editor of Architectural Digest, who will discuss the meaning andMore »

NY Now to Offer Five-Day Seminar Program

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-This summer’s NY Now will include a five-day series of educational sessions, designed to complement the show’s four product collections: Handmade, Home, Lifestyle and New! The Handmade track will offer five “Power Hour” sessions hosted by Craft Retailers & Artists for Tomorrow (CRAFT), which will cover social media, blogging, content marketing and emailMore »

Emma Gardner Design Hits the Road

Emma Gardner

PETALUMA, Calif.–Contemporary rugmaker emma gardner design is in the midst of a seven-city road show, to both debut its new collection as well as give the design community a chance to meet with the designer Emma Gardner, principal and creative director. Gardner will talk to people her inspiration and design process, showcase the new coutureMore »

Registration and Housing Open for Summer Las Vegas Market

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Registration for the upcoming Summer Las Vegas Market, running Sunday, July 27 through Thursday, July 31, is now open at www.lasvegasmarket.com/register. Pre-registration ensures attendees will receive their badge in the mail before market. Hotel reservations also are available, with “early bird” discounts offered at four select partner hotels through April 23 and June 4More »

Millennial Home Buyers Subject of IFDA Event

Jill Waage

NEW YORK–The New York Chapter of the IFDA will host a presentation next week about Millennial home buyers. Called “Four Things to Understand About Millennial Home Buyers,” it will be given by Jill Waage, editorial director of home content, Better Homes & Gardens, who will discuss how the new millennial generation will reshape the homeMore »

Oprah, Safavieh Share Cover

The May cover of O The Oprah Magazine
Photo credit: Ruven Afanador/O Magazine

NEW YORK– Oprah Winfrey lies on a Safavieh rug on the May cover of O The Oprah Magazine. The photo shoot’s stylist asked the rug manufacturer for beige and pink Aubussons, the company said, and narrowed the choices down to one antique rug and another from the company’s Aubusson collection, which was used in theMore »

Artisan Resource to Expand for Summer

Artisan Resource

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.-The fifth semi-annual Artisan Resource will feature increased global representation and an expanded exhibit floor when it takes place this summer, from Aug.16-19. The show, which runs concurrently with NY Now, offers retailers a venue for sourcing from overseas artisan enterprises. This summer’s edition will include a number of government-sponsored pavilions as well,More »

AmericasMart Atlanta Offers Much to See this Summer

AmericasMart

ATLANTA–New and newly expanded showrooms in tandem with the resources of more than 35 trade show categories are among the changes attendees will see at AmericasMart this July, during the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market and Atlanta International Area Rug Market. This is in addition to AmericasMart’s digitally enriched environment and the fifthMore »