More than 20 decor resource showrooms are opening new locations, renovating spaces or renewing leases in preparation for The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market.
The market, which runs from July 9 to July 15, will include a Home Decor Collection that features nearly 2,000 lighting, accent furniture, rug, wall decor, casual furniture and linen brands on display across 300 showrooms on 12 floors.
The six new showrooms opening in the Home Décor Collection are America Arts, which displays fine oil paintings and frames; Djem Unique Design, a resource for handmade upholstery furniture and accessories from Turkey; Lands Downunder International, a manufacturer making throw blankets and scarves woven in Italy and New Zealand; Mastour Est. 1890, an Oriental and European carpet supplier; Soicher-Marin Gallery, an art resource for interior designers; and Welland Industries, LLC, which makes shelves, storage solutions, organizers, accent furniture and home decor products.
In addition to six new showrooms coming to the collection, exhibitors Boutross Imports, Chive, Classic Home, D.V. Kap Home & Canaan Co. and Mainly Baskets will all be expanding existing showrooms in time for the event. Curia & Co. will be relocating for the upcoming market, too.
The Commercial Design Collection at Atlanta Market will also grow, with six new showrooms, one relocation and three new lines joining established representative groups this July.
New to the Commercial Design Collection are Hubbardton Forge, maker of hand-forged luxury lighting; Lacefield Designs, a commercial-quality printed textile, decorative throw pillow and outdoor pillow resource; Novateur Design Solutions, representing Affra, ATI Wall Surfaces, Bernhardt Hospitality, Currey & Co. Hospitality, Endless Knot Rugs, Frasch, Loftwall Dividers, Offect, Spicher & Co, and Worlds Away Hospitality; PS Luxury, a handmade furniture maker for commercial projects; Three Birds Casual, a custom commercial casual furniture company; and a corporate showroom for Worlds Away Hospitality, maker of metal furniture and lighting.
Joel Robinson & Associates, representing Bethel International, Cobra Art, Creative Touch Rugs, David Edward Furniture, Grand Rapids Chair, Eko Contract, H Contract, Hooker Contract, Nevins, New Growth Designs, Nightingale Chairs, OW Seating, Sam Moore Furniture, Scandinavian Spaces and Three H Tonik Furniture, will be relocating.
New lines debuting in the Commercial Design Collection include Bend Goods, a wire furniture manufacturer, and B&N Industries, a modular shelving resource, at CW Design House at Habitat Hospitality by Lia Shin and CW Design House, and Julien, a sink manufacturer, at Stover Sales.