Tag Archives: Bob Maricich

HFend | A Century of Safavieh | May 2014

Safavieh

Safavieh kicked off its centennial anniversary this year with a celebratory party at High Point Market. Almost 300 people attended the event, including designers Thom Filicia, Thomas O’Brien, Jamie Drake, Alexa Hampton and Libby Langdon and co-sponsor International Market Centers’ Bob Maricich and Tom Mitchell. Today, the business is run by the five Yaraghi brothers.More »

Blog: Early Spring in High Point

AF Lighting Candice Olson

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Cool, rainy weather did not damper yesterday’s High Point Market as showrooms were busy and introductions and events were plentiful. AF Lighting debuted Candice Olson Loft, a line that offers Olson’s designs at a lower price point than the company’s signature line with the designer. The new line “still has her point ofMore »

Blog: Color, Natural Materials Headline High Point Market

Bob Mackie Kas

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Now in its fourth day, High Point Market continues to see several themes within the area rug category. Introductions using metallics or shine were seen, as well as ones incorporating natural or recycled materials or handcrafted looks. Color remains a strong focus, and many introductions have vibrant hues. Orian’s Overdyed line included severalMore »

IMC: Winter 2014 Las Vegas Market Shatters Previous Records

Las Vegas Market

LAS VEGAS–Last week’s winter Las Vegas Market hosted its biggest and best attended market in its nine-year history, according to show owners International Market Centers. IMC said the show experienced record-breaking gains in both attendance—with 21 percent more buyers—and buying opportunities, with 850,000 more square feet of resources than last winter. “Las Vegas Market isMore »

Next Gen Now Lunch Planned in Vegas

Next Generation NOW

ROSEVILLE, Calif.–The North American Home Furnishings Association (NAHFA) is hosting a lunch event on Monday, Jan. 27 at the Las Vegas Market for Next Generation NOW members and industry leaders and influencers. Next Gen NOW members will have the opportunity to share a one-on-one working lunch with seasoned professionals in select showrooms during which they’llMore »

Las Vegas Market to Honor Barbara Barry as Design Icon

Barbara Barry

LAS VEGAS-Interior designer and author Barbara Barry will be honored as the 2014 Design Icon during Winter Las Vegas Market, Jan. 26-30, 2014. Barry’s designs range from elegant interiors to an extensive portfolio of home furnishings. “The incomparable Barbara Barry is truly an American classic in the world of interior design. The imprint she hasMore »