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Surtex Session to Highlight Art Licensing

Surtex Session to Highlight Art Licensing

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–A panel on the “secrets” of art licensing is scheduled to take place at the upcoming Surtex show. Featured in the session will be Kate McRostie, owner of Design Works; Beth Logan, owner of Artstuff; and Dena (who uses only one name), owner of Dena Designs. The session, titled “The ‘Art’ of Success—aMore »

Creative Lifestyle, Living and Giving the Themes at Tendence

Creative Lifestyle, Living and Giving the Themes at Tendence

FRANKFURT, Germany–Consumer goods trade show Tendence, scheduled for Aug. 27 to 31 here, will focus on three themes this year: Giving, Living and Creative Lifestyle. Under the Living theme, home products will be found in several areas of the show, including Hall 11. The Interiors & Decoration section in Halls 8.0 and 9.0 will presentMore »

Blissliving Home to Hold Shopping Event for MS Society

Blissliving Home to Hold Shopping Event for MS Society

ROCKVILLE, Md.–Blissliving Home is scheduling a shopping event that will benefit the National MS Society, which conducts efforts to find a cure for multiple sclerosis. Consumers can shop on Blissliving’s online boutique, blisslivinghome.com, or place an order through the company’s customer-service telephone line, 866-95-BLISS on April 11-17. Twenty percent of all sales from the eventMore »

Icon Honors Calls for Entries

Icon Honors Calls for Entries

ATLANTA–The Icon Honors national call for entries is now open. Created exclusively by AmericasMart Atlanta in partnership with GHTA and HFN, ICON Honors is the first international program fully embracing the gift and home categories in an independent recognition of exemplary achievement across the industry for product manufacturing, product sales representative businesses and retailing. SubmissionsMore »

Leon & Lulu Turns Four; to Host Gilda’s Club Benefit on Sunday

Leon & Lulu Turns Four; to Host Gilda’s Club Benefit on Sunday

CLAWSON, Mich.–Home furnishings and accessories store and ARTS award winner Leon & Lulu is celebrating its fourth year in business with a benefit for Gilda’s Club of Metro Detroit this Sunday, March 28, between noon and 4 p.m. Ten percent of Sunday’s sales will go to the non-profit organization, and the event will include flyingMore »

ARTS Awards Call for Nominations

ARTS Awards Call for Nominations

DALLAS–The call for nominations for the 22nd annual ARTS awards has begun, announced the Dallas Market Center and the Accessories Resource Team. Presented every January during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market, the ARTS awards recognize top manufacturers, retailers, product designers and sales representatives in the home furnishings and decorative accessories industries. The awardsMore »

Arteriors Home to Launch Laura Kirar Collection at High Point

Arteriors Home to Launch Laura Kirar Collection at High Point

DALLAS–Arteriors Home will launch its first designer-branded collection at next month’s High Point Market, working with interior and product designer Laura Kirar. The initial debut of the Laura Kirar Collection will include 90 accent and lighting products. Inspired both by nature and objects from her personal collection, Kirar used aged patinated metals for the newMore »

Gormley Sculpture on View at 230 Fifth Ave.

Gormley Sculpture on View at 230 Fifth Ave.

NEW YORK–A sculpture by artist Antony Gormley has been installed on the rooftop of the 230 Fifth Avenue showroom building.The work is part of Gormley’s Event Horizon exhibit, and will be on display from March 26 through Aug. 15. This public exhibit consists of 31 life-size body forms Gormley cast in iron and fiberglass. TheyMore »