LAS VEGAS–The Las Vegas Winter Market opened yesterday with a bang, continuing the good vibes of the January trade shows. Showgoers packed the showrooms and hallways, and educational and socializing events were well attended. A presentation by celebrity Priscilla Presley was standing room only as she debuted her new home furnishings line with H Studio. The collection … More »
NEW YORK–Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia (MSLO) has named Margaret M. Smyth to its board of directors. Most recently, Smyth served as vice president and chief financial officer of Hamilton Sundstrand, part of United Technologies Corp. Prior to that, she was United Technologies’ vice president and corporate controller. She also served in financial positions with 3M, … More »
LAS VEGAS–Momeni has doubled the size of its showroom here at Las Vegas Market. Now spanning 7,000 square feet, the showroom will allow the rug company to show more promotional products as well as its broadloom, area rugs — including one-of-a-kind rugs — concept program and roll runner displays, as well as its current program … More »
LAS VEGAS–To celebrate its new collections, Capel Rugs will be giving away a Kindle Fire tablet every day from Monday, Jan. 30 to Wednesday, Feb. 1, during Las Vegas Market. In addition, on Tuesday, Jan. 31, interior designer and HGTV host Genevieve Gorder will be in Capel’s showroom, Bldg. A, 226, from 9 a.m. to … More »
LAS VEGAS–Chayse Dacoda is the latest designer to team up with Jaipur, and her new line of contemporary area rug designs, called Foundations by Chayse Dacoda, will be unveiled during Las Vegas Market. Dacoda will attend Jaipur’s launch event on Monday, from 4-6 p.m., in its showroom, Bldg. B, #502. The new rug line from … More »
LAS VEGAS–Surya will be celebrating its new collection with designer and television host Angelo Surmelis with a mixer on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 4-6 p.m. in its World Market Center showroom, B-370. Attendees will be able to meet and great with Surmelis, as well as view his new 22-piece angelo:HOME rug collection – designed to be … More »
LAS VEGAS–Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, Kas will have a Las Vegas Market party in its showroom, Bldg. B 570, on Monday, Jan. 30, from 5-7 p.m. Besides offering cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and music, the company will also giveaway a Kindle Fire tablet and an Amazon.com gift card.
LAS VEGAS–Thirteen vendors are participating in Accessories Resource Team’s ART card program for the upcoming Las Vegas Market. In addition, ART will co-host an industry mixer with The Phillips Collection on Monday, Jan. 30, as well as present a seminar titled “Superior Retail Selling: Powerful Principals of Influence” on Tuesday, Jan. 31. The ART Card … More »