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Feizy Rugs Brings Design, Value to Home Fashions Market

Feizy Rugs Brings Design, Value to Home Fashions Market

Feizy continues its summer market momentum this month as it adds more constructions and designs to its line at the New York Home Fashions Market. “At New York, we focus on design-driven products that are very value-oriented,” said Leah Feizy, assistant to the chief executive officer, Feizy. “The products we offer to our New YorkMore »

Capel to Introduce Wildlife, Picnic at Casual Furniture Market

Capel to Introduce Wildlife,  Picnic at Casual Furniture Market

Capel Rugs will launch two Capel Anywhere collections during the International Casual Furniture and Accessories Market, to be held Sept. 12-15 in Chicago. The new Wildlife collection adds a contemporary vibe with its oversized animal prints on natural backgrounds. Machine woven in Belgium in an olefin/polyester blend, it’s available in bengal and zebra patterns, andMore »

Nourison Spends Big on Infrastructure

Nourison Spends Big on Infrastructure

While no one has control over the uncertain economy, Nourison has spent the last year strengthening what it does have control over in house, putting millions of dollars into its infrastructure with the addition of looms and other equipment, as well as adding two new showrooms—in New York and High Point, N.C.—which open this month.More »

Sunny Designs, Colors Hit Summer Shows

Sunny Designs, Colors Hit Summer Shows

By Andrea Lillo Regardless of how the weather is doing, the color forecast in the rug category remains bright, as manufacturers brought a rainbow of hues to the Atlanta International Area Rug Market in July and the Las Vegas Market in August. The boldness didn’t stop at color, though. Strong designs such as ikats andMore »

Sphinx to Exhibit at Chicago’s Casual Market

Sphinx to Exhibit at  Chicago’s Casual Market

Sphinx by Oriental Weavers will be showing for the first time at next month’s Chicago International Casual Furniture and Accessories Market, Sept. 12-15, in suite # 8-2034 at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart. Sphinx will feature such indoor/outdoor collections as Montego and Caspian, as well as the U.S.-made, spaced-dyed nylon collections Milano, Palermo and Salerno. “Outdoor decorMore »

Safavieh Promotes Varjabedian

Safavieh Promotes Varjabedian

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh has promoted Yervant Varjabedian to director of international sales, a new position.  A fourth-generation rug industry veteran, Varjabedian has been with Safavieh for 12 years, serving in various sales management capacities. He will continue to oversee key, long-standing national accounts. “Varjabedian had been proactive in developing international business for Safavieh’s designer linesMore »

Engelmann Appointed Director for Ambiente and Tendence

Engelmann Appointed Director for Ambiente and Tendence

FRANKFURT, Germany—Messe Frankfurt has appointed Yvonne Engelmann as director for the Tendence and Ambiente team, as of Sept.  1.  Reporting to Nicolette Naumann, vice president for Ambiente and Tendence, Engelmann will take over the Giving section and assume responsibility for organizing that part of the show, revolving around individual gift ideas, trendy lifestyle products andMore »