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Chilewich to Open First Store This Fall

Chilewich

NEW YORK–Textiles company Chilewich has plans to open its first physical store this September. It will be located in the Flatiron district here. “It is both thrilling and a little scary,” said Sandy Chilewich, designer and founder, in a mass email. “In this new store we will create our own personal environment to showcase ourMore »

IMC to Host Third Annual Las Vegas Market CEO Summit in Winter 2015

Las Vegas Market CEO summit

LAS VEGAS–International Market Centers and Eller Enterprises announced that the third annual Las Vegas Market CEO Summit has been scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 20, and Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. This executive-level gathering for the gift and home furnishings industry will be presented in connection with the winter 2015 Las Vegas Market, scheduled for Jan. 18-22,More »

HFN Editorial Deadline for July’s Atlanta Markets

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market (July 8-15) and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market (July 9-12). Exhibitors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion. Rug and home decor submissions can be sent to Andrea Lillo (alillo@hfnmag.com), whileMore »

ICFF: Modern Medley of Rugs

notNeutral

NEW YORK–The International Contemporary Furniture Fair opens this Saturday in New York, and area rugs will be among the categories on view. The usual focus on the unusual will be on tap, as these manufacturers create sophisticated looks and playful interpretations to create statement pieces for the floor. The show runs until Tuesday, May 20.More »

Safavieh to Roll Out Asian-Inspired Lamps in Las Vegas

Safavieh’s Serenity Buddha lamp

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–At Las Vegas Market this summer, Safavieh will expand its lighting line with a new collection of Asian-inspired table lamps. The 20 designs range from classic urn and temple jars in handpainted chinoiserie designs to modern interpretations of Foo dogs and Buddha sculptures in ceramic and metal. The new line includes patterns modeledMore »

Nourison Appoints Brandon as Managing Director of Hospitality Division

Steven Brandon

SADDLE BROOK, N.J.–Nourison has named Steven Brandon managing director of the company’s hospitality division. Based out of Nourison’s office and distribution center in Calhoun, Ga., Brandon will report to Jonny Peykar, vice president, hospitality. Brandon has served as an operations and business development consultant to Nourison for the past year. Now in his new position,More »

NY Now to Debut Maker Project

NY Now

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–A new three-pronged initiative, connected with the nation’s growing “Maker Movement,” will debut at the summer edition of NY Now, the Market for Home + Lifestyle. NY Now’s “Maker Project” will include showcases of individual makers and their products, a four-part seminar program addressing the movement’s evolution, impact and opportunities and exclusive freeMore »

Surya to Become First-Time Exhibitor at ICFF

Surya

NEW YORK–Surya is exhibiting this month at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair for the first time, showing at booth #2508. ICFF will run from May 17-20. In addition, Surya’s new Modern Craft collection will be celebrated at a party during the show and New York Design Week. Hosted by home furnishings and decor brand BobbyMore »