Floor Covering

Dover Rug & Home to Host Relax, Rejuvenate & Re-Do Event

Dover Rug & Home to Host Relax, Rejuvenate & Re-Do Event

NATICK, Mass.–Flooring and window treatments retailer Dover Rug & Home welcomes spring with a Relax, Rejuvenate & Re-Do Event in its Natick and Hanover, Mass., stores beginning this Monday, April 25, 2011. For the event, Dover is offering a large selection of rugs that are 30 to 70 percent off. Shoppers who make a purchaseMore »

Capel Rugs Announces Winners of High Point Market Giveaways

Capel Rugs Announces Winners of High Point Market Giveaways

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Capel Rugs awarded giveaway prizes to four customers during the recent High Point Market, including an Amazon Kindle e-reader, an Apple iPad and two Capel Rugs braided baskets. The Amazon Kindle e-reader was awarded to Katie Grubbs of Classiques in Winston-Salem, N.C.. Michelle Mosley of Pine Tree Barn in Wooster, Ohio, received theMore »

CMI Debuts Redesigned Website

CMI Debuts Redesigned Website

PAWTUCKET, R.I.–Braided rug and accessories manufacturer cmi (Colonial Mills Inc.) has launched its new and completely redesigned website at colonialmills.com. The new site incorporates simple navigation and inviting colors, the company said. “We categorized the ‘Browse By’ function into eight different categories to make it easy for the retailer or consumer to quickly find theMore »

Kas to Open new DC in June

Kas to Open new DC in June

CALHOUN, Ga.–In June, Kas Rugs will open a 110,000-square-foot facility here, which will become the company’s main operations and warehousing space. The company currently ships out of its facility in Somerset, N.J., which will remain the company’s headquarters. “This move is part of our ongoing effort to serve our customers more effectively and efficiently,” saidMore »

IFDA and Safavieh Award First Winner of Design Competition

IFDA and Safavieh Award First Winner of Design Competition

NEW YORK–With her design Konichiwa Spring, Deirdre M. Cimino won the first rug design competition from the New York Chapter of the International Furnishings and Design Association and Safavieh. A member of the Philadelphia chapter, Cimino will receive a check for $500 from Safavieh and will be presented with a 6-by-9 rug of her design.More »

Hearst Magazines and HGTV to Launch Magazine

Hearst Magazines and HGTV to Launch Magazine

NEW YORK–Hearst Magazines and HGTV are partnering to test a new magazine this fall, called HGTV Magazine. Sara Peterson, the former editor of Coastal Living, is the editor-in-chief of the new publication, which will cover the themes covered on the home and gardening cable channel, as well as go beyond what is featured on theMore »

Blog: Lighting, Rugs and Accessories Abound at High Point

Blog: Lighting, Rugs and Accessories Abound at High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C.–With the start of High Point Market this past weekend, manufacturers launched a number of new licenses and other programs to retailers. The Dick Idol collection launched at Crestview in lighting, wall decor, accessories and accent pieces. Before, these categories were split among manufacturers but now “we get to merchandise the category together,”More »

April High Point Market Opens Today

April High Point Market Opens Today

HIGH POINT, N.C.–The High Point Market opens today, with the newest wave of furniture, lighting, rugs and home decor products unveiled to the industry. New collections include Lexington Home Brands’ Henry Link Trading Co., a brand that has global influences and uses such materials as specialty veneers, marble, penn shell, embossed leather, aged metal, bamboo,More »