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Bright Lights of Dallas | June 2014

Lite Source

The lighting industry heads to Dallas to see the newest products and innovations Silver and gold, straight lines and curved ones—all will be seen this month in introductions debuting at the Dallas International Lighting Market, taking place at the Dallas Market Center. Natural elements—whether in materials or forms—will also be prominently seen at the show,More »

ICFF: Modern Medley

notNeutral

The International Contemporary Furniture Fair takes place this month 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.—Andrea Lillo CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Trends | Beer Here | May 2014

Orrefors

The rising popularity of craft beers has led to an increase in specialty glassware with which to enjoy them. Specialty beer glasses and tasting glasses have taken showroom shelf space previously allotted to  varietal-specific stemware. Here is a taste of what was shown at the New York Spring Tabletop Show last month. CLICK ON IMAGESMore »

Tabletop | Spring Beautıes in New York | April 2014

Lladró

This month’s New York Spring Tabletop Show promises fresh additions to successful, longstanding programs; new serveware options in a variety of materials and configurations; a scattering of romantic florals; more dinnerware from Portugal; and colorful, highly detailed patterns reminiscent of tile work. CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Rugs | High Point Highlights | April 2014

Foreign Accents

Saturated colors, exploded florals, distressed designs—it’s all part of the lineup of introductions at this month’s High Point Market.  Here’s a preview of what will be seen.—Andrea Lillo CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Coffee Buzz | Trends | April 2014

Bodum

Coffeemakers provided much of the talk at last month’s International Home + Housewares Show. Here are a few noteworthy new coffeemakers and coffee-related products that had their day at the show. CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Furniture & Lighting | Home Sweet Home in High Point | April 2014

AF Lighting

To paraphrase an American standard tune: Nothing could be finer than to be in High Point, North Carolina, in the morning. Especially an April morning—if you’re in the home furnishings business. This month, the Piedmont town reclaims its rightful place as the furniture capital of the world, along with all of the accoutrements such asMore »

Textiles | The Textures of March | April 2014

Natco Products

Last month’s New York Home Fashions Market brought out a panoply of new colors and designs on bedding, bath products, window treatments and soft-home accessories. Here is a sampling of what was seen from the textiles vendors in the first New York City showroom market of the year.—David Gill CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE