ATLANTA–Home, gift and rug exhibitors continue to enlarge their spaces at AmericasMart Atlanta in time for the summer market. Here are some of the new and expanded showrooms: Continental Art Center opens its first AmericasMart showroom featuring handmade home and garden decor in the Living. Outdoor/Indoor. The Gardens. on Building 2, Floor 9. Dekorasyon Gifts … More »
PETALUMA, Calif.–Contemporary rugmaker emma gardner design is in the midst of a seven-city road show, to both debut its new collection as well as give the design community a chance to meet with the designer Emma Gardner, principal and creative director. Gardner will talk to people her inspiration and design process, showcase the new couture … More »
TULSA, Okla.–Imax Corporation is celebrating 30 years of business this year, and will host a party with cake and champagne this Saturday, April 5, at High Point Market. The festivities will begin at 3 p.m. with a champagne toast in its IHFC showroom, W446, and run until 5 p.m. Founded by Al and Faye Bulak, … More »
HIGH POINT, N.C.–The Women’s Rug Round Table is launching at the upcoming High Point Market, with its first official meeting to be held on Sunday, April 6, in the Market Square Seminar Room MS-300, from 5-7 p.m. The organization was founded so that women within the rug industry could bond, as well as raise support … More »
CALHOUN, Ga.–A buyer from Wisconsin-based Steinhafels has been chosen as the winner of Surya’s four-day/three-night Hawaiian vacation package for two to the island of Oahu. The contest took place during the January markets, and to be eligible to win, market attendees had to complete a brief online entry form and stop by the Surya showroom … More »
PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh is set to launch a comprehensive collection of indoor-outdoor ceramic garden stools at 2014 winter markets in Atlanta and Las Vegas. The new collection will include 21 styles in multiple colorways for a total of 52 SKUs. “We tested our garden stool program in key customer previews earlier this year, and the … More »
ATLANTA–New and expanded area rug showrooms, educational programming and the America’s Magnificent Carpets Awards are on tap for January’s Atlanta International Area Rug Market, featuring the National Oriental Rug Show (Jan. 8-11, temporaries Jan. 9-11). AmericasMart now has more than 60,000 square feet of integrated showrooms on the formerly all-rug floors in Building 1 and … More »
SECAUCUS, N.J.–F.J. Kashanian Rugs will move to a larger showroom in Atlanta, relocating next door to its former showroom in AmericasMart’s Building 1. Now in 4-G-6, the 2,000 square-foot showroom is double the company’s previous spot and fully renovated. Wine, beer and snacks will be served daily during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market.