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Howard Elliott's Brian Berk, on Wall Decor

Decorative mirrors with unique finishes have helped establish Howard Elliott as a “go-to” resource for trendsetting options in dressing bare walls. Now the company is hoping for the same strong results with its first collection of wall art. Distinctive and eye-catching, the wall art...

Howard Elliott's Brian Berk, on Wall Decor

Lighting Margins Illuminate Potential Profitability of Category

Once upon a time, chandeliers were considered the crowning touch of foyers and grand living rooms, but the attention on lighting has expanded beyond traditional boundaries of style and square footage. Now added into the design equation for bedrooms, kitchens and even bathrooms, chandeliers offer...

Lighting Margins Illuminate Potential Profitability of Category

Desitination Design Brings Global Culture to U.S. Consumers in a New Furniture Line

The Destination Design showroom in High Point’s Union Square building is taking visitors on an abbreviated tour of the culture, people and materials of India for spring High Point Market, but the company principals are planning to become global product ambassadors of a sort for a variety of...

Desitination Design Brings Global Culture to U.S. Consumers in a New Furniture Line

Oriental Weavers names new president

Dalton, Ga. - Oriental Weavers has promoted a 20-year company veteran to head its North American distribution and manufacturing operations. Jonathan Witt is the company's new president, as of last week. Witt originally joined Oriental Weavers in 1997 as assistant marketing manager. Since then...

Oriental Weavers names new president

Connie Post Expands Moe's Home Collection Merchandising Program

High Point, N.C. — Leading retail strategist and designer Connie Post is introducing four new color-based collections of decorative accessories and furniture at Moe’s Home Collection (IHFC D430) at Market this week, expanding the fast-growing Connie Post Select merchandising program to nine...

Connie Post Expands Moe's Home Collection Merchandising Program

Diverse product selection leads Designers to Howard Elliott time and time again

With an intense interest in creating a signature look in the homes or hospitality venues of their clients, the design community looks to resources who redefine home furnishings through innovation, versatility and customization. With trendsetting and impressive introductions every market...

Diverse product selection leads Designers to Howard Elliott time and time again

Mademoiselle: latest statement handles from Haute Déco

Launching at Decorex 2016, Mademoiselle is Haute Déco’s new collection of statement handles designed in homage to Coco Chanel. They feature a vibrant, multi-dimensional woven texture inspired by Coco Chanel’s legendary bouclé fabric launched in 1953 when the iconic Parisian designer reopened her...

Mademoiselle: latest statement handles from Haute Déco

Trade Affiliations and Why They Matter

What do you do when the going gets tough? Where do you find strength, creativity and stamina when you feel like you’re running on empty? As an interior designer working in New York City, I’ve been thinking a lot about my answers to these questions of late.

Trade Affiliations and Why They Matter

A Look at Trends with a Longtime Rug Designer

Is Blue the New Gray? Alex Kimia has been around the rug industry for 35 years. For 30 of those years, he helped operate New York’s famed ABC Carpet & Home, where he handled private label designs, product development, importing, buying and exporting, among other responsibilities.

A Look at Trends with a Longtime Rug Designer

The home industry's shades of Greenery

Global authority on all things color, Pantone, just released their highly anticipated Color of the Year — Greenery. Designers have already begun incorporating this vibrant shade into their new collections as well as the idea of “Greener” more eco-friendly pieces.

The home industry's shades of Greenery

Perfecting the Art of Rustic French Chic

The French seem to have the gift of effortlessly creating comfortable, chic, stylish spaces that are redolent of rustic charm. But it’s not always easy to recreate this intangible ‘je ne sais quoi’ while retaining the authenticity and romance that’s integral to the end product. The French have a natural...

Perfecting the Art of Rustic French Chic

First-Time Millennial Homeowners: Aspirational, But Practical

Des Moines and Orlando -- Better Homes & Gardens, Meredith Corporation's leading lifestyle brand that reaches nearly 40 million readers each month, today released findings from its 9th-annual survey on attitude and behavior trends of homeowners in the U.S. This year's research looked at Millennial...

First-Time Millennial Homeowners: Aspirational, But Practical

Hart-Davidson releases "It's Not Your Room, It's You"

WILLIAMSTON, Mich. -- Author Leslie Hart-Davidson of HDD Studios has released her second interior design book, "It's Not Your Room, It's You." This irreverent and practical how-to manual helps homeowners address their home improvement project inaction in order to create beautiful, functional...

Hart-Davidson releases "It's Not Your Room, It's You"

Valspar announces 2017 Colors of the Year

Chicago – The color experts at Valspar, the nation’s most widely distributed paint brand, have curated a collection of 12 colors to help consumers choose the perfect paint for revitalizing their homes in the coming year. The 2017 Valspar Colors of the Year are fresh yet familiar and inspired by a range of...

Valspar announces 2017 Colors of the Year

At Home experts release Fall trends

PLANO, Texas -- Fall is now in full swing and At Home has stocked its shelves with all the latest fall trends. At Home, the home décor superstore, offers a wide-variety of designer quality products all at prices suitable for any budget.

At Home experts release Fall trends

Ellen DeGeneres partners with Thomasville, Loloi and Royal Doulton

NEW YORK -- ED Ellen DeGeneres is excited to announce the launch of a complete home collection with industry leaders Thomasville Furniture, Loloi Rugs and Royal Doulton. The Spring '17 collection will feature furniture, rugs and tableware with the signature ED style. 

Ellen DeGeneres partners with Thomasville, Loloi and Royal Doulton

Design Within Reach opens new studio in D.C.

Design Within Reach has opened a beautiful new studio in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., just a few doors away from its previous home on M Street. The new Georgetown studio presents the largest stage for authentic modern design in the Metro D.C. area and local...

Design Within Reach opens new studio in D.C.

Sears introduces Craftsman brand paint; brings back Weatherbeater, Easy Living

Sears is bringing paint back to its stores with offerings for every use and every price point - providing convenience to its members, and making it the one-stop-shop for weekend warriors. The retailer is bringing trusted brands to the paint aisles - including Craftsman, Weatherbeater and Easy Living...

Sears introduces Craftsman brand paint; brings back Weatherbeater, Easy Living

Sherwin-Williams selects 'Poised Taupe' as 2017 Color Of The Year

Sherwin-Williams announces Poised Taupe (SW 6039) as the 2017 Color of the Year. A modern take on a timeless classic, Poised Taupe signals a new direction in society's ever-growing thirst for beautiful neutrals that bring warm and cool tones together to create one irresistibly versatile color...

Sherwin-Williams selects 'Poised Taupe' as 2017 Color Of The Year

SIX-TIP SNAPSHOT: Alden Parkes strives to create ‘go-to’ pieces

At April High Point Market, Alden Parkes — a high-end manufacturer in the Hamilton-Wrenn design district — attracted a lot of buyer attention with introductions that included an extensive accent chair collection and dining room sets in a variety of styles. The introductions underscored the company’s...

SIX-TIP SNAPSHOT: Alden Parkes strives to create ‘go-to’ pieces

Spoonflower expands into custom home goods with Roostery.com

Spoonflower is taking its custom capabilities to the next level with the launch of Roostery, its new brand focused on finished home goods. Roostery combines Spoonflower's vast marketplace of crowd-sourced designs with home décor to create one-of-a-kind statement pieces that reflect individual...

Spoonflower expands into custom home goods with Roostery.com