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Blog: Report from The New York Home Fashions Market

Blog: Report from The New York Home Fashions Market

NEW YORK-From yesterday at the New York Home Fashions Market: Along with unveiling its new showroom, MindsInSync introduced a new collection of decorative bath mats, all with its signature memory foam as cushioning. One grouping features tufted patterns that are reversible, while another offers intricate patterns made from jacquard looms that are both single-sided andMore »

NY Home Fashions Blog: Reveling in Rugs

NY Home Fashions Blog: Reveling in Rugs

NEW YORK—The New York Home Fashions Market opened yesterday, and attendees saw a number of debuts, from collections to showrooms. Concord Trading expanded its National Geographic license with a standalone accent rug program this market. While its existing area rug line with National Geographic has accent rugs, the new program is of a lighter weightMore »

NY Home Fashions Blog: Showroom Highlights

NY Home Fashions Blog: Showroom Highlights

NEW YORK-The September New York Home Fashions Market has entered its second day. Here is some of what HFN found in the showrooms yesterday: Peking Handicrafts is introducing its Thermal Weave window treatment collection, which provides 99 percent blocking of outside light and which comes in different textures and five colors. Also new from PekingMore »

Blog: News from the New York Gift Fair

Blog: News from the New York Gift Fair

The New York International Gift Fair continues today. A few observations from walking the aisles of the Jacob K. Javits Center: A few tabletop companies—including Mariposa, Caskata and Juliska—introduced or enhanced their high-end jarred candle collections, with retails that range anywhere from $25 to $60 apiece … a number of giftware companies stepped up theirMore »

Blog: Viva Las Vegas, Day 2

Blog: Viva Las Vegas, Day 2

In addition to the International Market Center’s big news that it will create what it called a “super regional” gift show, the second day of the Las Vegas Market was notable for numerous introductions and company news. Here are some highlights: Designer Angelo Surmelis officially signed with AF Lighting. The company’s showroom staff wore fedorasMore »

Blog: Hot News from Las Vegas Market

Blog: Hot News from Las Vegas Market

The home furnishings industry braved the desert heat on the first day of the Las Vegas Market yesterday to see and hear the latest and greatest. Here are some highlights form the opening day of the show: Sealy touted its recent purchase of a non-controlling interest in Comfort Revolution, a foam products vendor headed by industryMore »