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Blog: First Day Wraps up at Atlanta Rug Market

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ATLANTA–The Atlanta Area Rug Market kicked off yesterday and manufacturers are using the market to debut new constructions, new price points and plenty of color. Mohawk Home brought new brands—and new looks for the company—to the show. It marked the official debut of its Bob Timberlake licensed line, which includes wool, nylon and SmartStrand rugs,More »

Bob Timberlake Teams Up with Mohawk

Timberlake Reflections Dragon Fly

SUGAR VALLEY, Ga.–Bob Timberlake, a realist artist known for his Americana style, has inked an agreement for a licensing collection with Mohawk Home. The initial five collections, which will debut this July at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market and the Las Vegas Market, will include a new construction for Mohawk Home: braided rugs. TheMore »

Kas Rugs Taps Welch as National Sales Manager

Kevin Welch

SOMERSET, N.J.–Kas Rugs has named Kevin Welch national sales manager, reporting to Rao Yarlagadda, president. Welch succeeds Steve Roan, who has left the company. Welch was most recently in the same position at Rizzy Home. He has also held sales management positions at Karastan and Oriental Weavers. “Kevin joins Kas as a long-time veteran ofMore »

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

Karastan Sponsors Joyful Heart Fundraiser

Karastan Joyful Heart

NEW YORK–Karastan’s red carpet set the stage for the sixth annual Joyful Heart gala at the Cipriani here. The Joyful Heart Foundation mission is centered on healing, educating and empowering victims of sexual assault, domestic violence and child abuse. Karastan has sponsored the gala since 2008. “The values of the Karastan brand are brought toMore »