The International Contemporary Furniture Fair is always good for finding the unexpected and inspirational, and the most recent show did not disappoint. Designers and companies from all over the world descended on New York in May to debut their latest in contemporary home furnishings. Here are only a few of the fun and functional items … More »
It’s all about going for bold in the rug category, as color—either separately or in striking combinations—continues its impact on design. The industry is definitely having a colorful moment.
Atlanta’s AmericasMart provides a venue for housewares companies to showcase their wares this month to independent specialty stores and others from across the country. Here is a sampling of the newest tools, gadgets and other items that will be on display.
This month’s Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market offers a wealth of new product across numerous categories and price points. Vendors will showcase everything from whimsical garden animal figures to crystal barware; following is a sample of what is being unveiled.
The home category has hit the gold standard. Gold, the centuries-old status symbol, has made a resurgence both in fashion and home. With the Midas touch, these items exude warmth, perfect for any abode.—Andrea Lillo
The lighting industry is headed to Dallas once again for the June edition of the Dallas International Lighting Market. Introductions will include casual looks, as well as contemporary ones, and more crystal. Surface interest also remains important, with attention given to texture—whether on the shade itself or the body of the product or both. In … More »