Kitchen & Bath

HOW TO NAVIGATE KBIS

Yes, it’s true. I am a KBIS virgin. I’ve been to High Point over 50 times, but I’ve never been to KBIS. There was one year I almost went… I know, I know…”almost” doesn’t count. This year I am going!

HOW TO NAVIGATE KBIS

HOUZZ RELEASES ITS 2018 BATHROOM TRENDS STUDY

Age-related needs, treating the master suite as a whole, the desire to personalize a recently purchased home, and technology are a few factors driving bathroom renovation especially among Baby Boomers.

HOUZZ RELEASES ITS 2018 BATHROOM TRENDS STUDY

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

Merritt Designs Unveils New Printing Technique on Collections For 2018 at Summer Markets

Casual tableware designer and manufacturer Merritt Designs is set to unveil its 2018 collections during multiple summer gift and home markets. Merritt will debut a new printing process for the casual yet elegant tableware that allows for encased sheen as well as added texture to the printed elements on the award-winning, heavy-weight melamine. For the first time in two years, new holiday and winter designs are to be introduced at markets in Dallas, Atlanta, Las Vegas and Chicago.

Merritt Designs Unveils New Printing Technique on Collections For 2018 at Summer Markets

SFC accepting 2017 #GetYourGreenOn entries

Edenton, N.C. – The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) is accepting entries for the 2017 #GetYourGreenOn design competition, a program that rewards sustainable choices in residential interiors. The deadline for 2017 entries is Friday, June 23.

SFC accepting 2017 #GetYourGreenOn entries

Ethan Allen announces collaboration with Amazon

Officials from Ethan Allen Interiors have announced that the company is collaborating with Amazon to combine “the strength of two iconic brands.” According to Farooq Kathwari, chairman and CEO, the collaboration with Amazon is the second major partnership in Ethan Allen’s 85-year history. The...

Ethan Allen announces collaboration with Amazon

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

Native Trails' indoor/outdoor sinks withstand elements

Indoor-outdoor living is becoming a must have for today’s luxury homeowners. To maximize summer entertaining time, start thinking about your outdoor kitchen refresh now. Native Trails’ Copper and NativeStone sinks are naturally equipped to withstand the elements. These sinks never rust, resist...

Native Trails' indoor/outdoor sinks withstand elements

Todd Bracher’s Das Haus To Be On Display at IMM Cologne Show

The intersection of architecture, interior design and the American lifestyle will be part of the focus at Das Haus, a design event held each year at the 2017 IMM Cologne home furnishings show.

Todd Bracher’s Das Haus To Be On Display at IMM Cologne Show

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

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

Americans prefer contemporary or transitional kitchens, bathrooms

Orlando - Contemporary and Transitional-designs have overtaken Traditional in today's kitchen and bathroom style preferences, according to the 2017 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends Report released today by the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA).  Among the trends identified by the annual NKBA...

Americans prefer contemporary or transitional kitchens, bathrooms

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"

How to Use Tiles to Showcase Your Personality

Many of us use our homes as a way of expressing our individual personalities and tastes. From color schemes and ornaments to wall art and furniture, décor can say a lot about your characteristics. One area that doesn’t seem to be as considered so much is tiles. Whilst they are undoubtedly pivotal to...

How to Use Tiles to Showcase Your Personality