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Orian Rugs Opens New Distribution Facility in Ontario

Orian Rugs Opens New Distribution Facility in Ontario

ANDERSON, S.C.-Orian Rugs has opened a new distribution facility in Ontario, Canada, with plans to double the square footage by the end of 2012. The company’s Canadian office will be relocating to the new facility over the next few months. “Superior customer service is a top priority at Orian,” said Wim De Pape, chief operatingMore »

Maison & Objet’s Rainbow Effect

Maison & Objet’s Rainbow Effect

This year’s edition of Maison & Objet, held in Paris last month, was bursting with color—single colors especially. As reported by WGSN-HomeBuildlife, the online trend forecasting and product design resource.   Lime • Zesty lime, apple and chartreuse tones were seen across each product category.• The color is used as a solid section on productMore »

Rugs In The News: Dynamic Rugs Finds Treasure

Rugs In The News: Dynamic Rugs Finds Treasure

At the recently completed New York Home Fashions Market, Dynamic Rugs showed its new viscose Treasure collection, which features double point and drop stitch, said Matthew Rohanian, president. “It focuses on today’s colors and contemporary/transitional looks.” It was based on the heat set polypropylene construction of Eclipse and Mystero—two of Dynamic’s best selling lines—but usesMore »

Joseph Abboud Floors It With Nourison

Joseph Abboud Floors It With Nourison

By Andrea Lillo Though Joseph Abboud is a well established apparel brand at 25 years old—having become JA Apparel Corp. in 2004—it’s not a company to sit around and wait, but to always keep moving forward like its customer, a world traveler hungry for new experiences. “The past is irrelevant,” said creative director Bernardo Rojo.More »

Capel Appoints Regional Sales Manager

Capel Appoints Regional Sales Manager

TROY, N.C.–Capel Rugs has named Dave Calderwood regional sales manager for its Midwest marketing area. Calderwood formerly served as manager of area rug sales for a large Ohio furniture retailer and was a key sales and product developer for a large importer of handknotted and tufted rugs, the company said. Calderwood is based in Akron,More »

Style Spotters to Highlight Top Market Fashions

Style Spotters to Highlight Top Market Fashions

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The High Point Market has recruited home fashion trendsetters to showcase their favorite products and top trends at the October show. Bloggers and/or interior designers called Style Spotters will post and curate their favorite looks on Pinterest, a website that lets users organize and share photos on virtual pinboards. Style Spotters will captureMore »

HGTV’s Genevieve Gorder to Launch Rug Line with Capel

HGTV’s Genevieve Gorder to Launch Rug Line with Capel

TROY, N.C.-Capel Rugs has teamed up with interior designer and HGTV star Genevieve Gorder to create a collection of flatwoven styles incorporating Gorder’s design aesthetic. The line will encompass a range of classic themes and global inspirations, from indigenous patterns and Moroccan tile work to Gorder’s own ancestral heirlooms. “Genevieve finds beauty and inspiration inMore »