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Blog: Rug Highlights from High Point

Orian Soft Touch

HIGH POINT, N.C.–High Point Market got underway this past weekend, and introductions in the rug category included new licenses as well as expanded ones, and focuses on metallics, handcrafted looks and recycled and natural materials. Jute and leather are two hot materials in the rug arena, and at Loloi, the Edge collection combines both forMore »

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

Rug-Related Events at High Point Market

High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C.–March Madness, designer launches and a 100th anniversary are only some of the party themes planned for High Point Market, which starts this Saturday, April 5. In addition, there are also educational opportunities as well. Be sure to put these on your schedule. Sunday, April 6: 3 p.m.: Jaipur will host the DesignMore »

Blog: From Donny to Downton, a Grumpy Cat to “Cliff”: Celebrity Happenings in Atlanta

GrumpyCat_mat

The new year kicked off in Atlanta last week—and the International Gift & Home Furnishings Market itself had plenty of celebrity buzz. Music icon Donny Osmond and his wife Debbie talked to HFN about purple socks, Weird Al Yankovic—and Donny Osmond’s new home collection. Having launched products with 11 manufacturing partners in Atlanta—from floor fansMore »

Trends | Ready for Radiant Orchid | Jan 2014

Room Copenhagen

Pantone declared Radiant Orchid to be the color of the year for 2014,  and home furnishings manufacturers responded almost immediately with items reflecting the trend-right hue. Many of these products will make their debuts at January trade shows. The most difficult part will be to pick a favorite.—Andrea Lillo CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

AmericasMart to Offer Events, New Showrooms

AmericasMart

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 andMore »

Horton and Booth Join Rizzy Home

Rizzy Home

CALHOUN, Ga.–The sales agency team of David Horton and Chuck Booth have joined Rizzy Home as territory managers in Texas and Oklahoma. Both report to Kevin Welch, Rizzy’s national sales manager, and come to Rizzy Home with a long record of sales success, the company said. Previously, their positions have included sales and territory managementMore »