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Vendor Expansions, Returns Made at World Market Center

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Seven vendors said they plan to open or expand showrooms at World Market Center, while six upscale resources are joining the c-ONE showcase of temporary exhibitors for Las Vegas Market in January. Vendors announcing expanded participation or returns to Winter Market following a hiatus include Chandra, a supplier of floor coverings, rugs, decorative accessoriesMore »

High Point Market Opens

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HIGH POINT, N.C.–The home furnishings industry converges on this lovely southern town today for High Point Market, which runs through Oct. 24. Among the thousands of fashionable introductions, HFN is debuting HFN High Point, an exclusive market issue featuring news, trends and interviews with industry leaders.  The special issue will be handed out at numerousMore »

Lamps Plus and Robert Abbey Celebrate 30-Year Partnership with Limited Edition Lamps

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CHATSWORTH, Calif.–Lighting retailer Lamps Plus and lighting wholesaler Robert Abbey have partnered together again to release three limited-edition lamps, which are premiering at High Point Market. The two family-owned companies have worked together for 30 years. The lamps, exclusive to LampsPlus.com customers, will be shown in Robert Abbey’s showroom, W-244 in IHFC. Based on theMore »

The Milieu Debut

Milieu

A new shelter magazine strives to “appeal to all” By Andrea Lillo After a lifetime love of designing, interior designer Pamela Pierce has moved to the publishing side, debuting Milieu magazine last month. Well aware of the number of shuttered shelter magazines over the last few years, Pierce is undeterred, feeling that she and herMore »

Color Cues

Pantone

What goes into picking a color palette for the year ahead? Pretty much everything. The major paint companies as well as color authority Pantone find inspiration from the worlds of fashion, design, mathematics, science and the natural world, as well as from prevailing consumer moods and interests. Thus the themes for 2014 range from aMore »

WithIt Plans High Point Events

WithIt

HIGH POINT, N.C.-WithIt, the women’s leadership development network, has a number of events and seminars planned during High Point Market later this month. A market kick-off reception will be held Friday, Oct. 18 from 6-7:30 p.m. at Showplace – Copeland Furniture, Space 5200. RSVP at www.withit.org. Wendy Bellissimo, family lifestyle designer and founder of WendyMore »

Domino Relaunches as E-Commerce Site, Quarterly Magazine

Domino Mag

NEW YORK–Domino magazine, the consumer shelter book that shuttered in 2009, has relaunched as a website that offers both editorial content and e-commerce, as well as a quarterly publication. Led by Michelle Adams, who was a former domino staffer as well as a co-founder of Lonny magazine, the brand now allows consumers to read storiesMore »