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Designers Stage Fantasy Sets at HPMKT

Mixing stylish furnishings and accessories from The Mine and Bassett Mirror with sumptuous textiles from Carleton V, interior designers Michelle Nussbaumer, Sara Ruffin Costello, and George Nunno curated beautiful and affordable spaces inside the Bassett Mirror Showroom at Spring ’18 High Point Market.

Designers Stage Fantasy Sets at HPMKT

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

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

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

Hästens announces collaboration with Bernadotte & Kylberg

Hästens, celebrated Swedish craftsmen of sleep since 1852, announces a design collaboration with the Swedish design duo, Bernadotte & Kylberg. The collaboration, in which the Hästens signature blue check has been completely reimagined, consists of the new Appaloosa and Marwari beds, both of which...

Hästens announces collaboration with Bernadotte & Kylberg

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

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

Transforming with Texture: New Keilhauer Textile, Oona, is a Warm Welcome

Welcoming and soft to the touch, Keilhauer has introduced a new bouclé textile, Oona, available in a curated palette of 18 colors. From the French word “buckled,” bouclé is an excellent option for upholstery; the inherent stretch and resiliency of the fabric makes Oona beautiful to tailor.

Transforming with Texture: New Keilhauer Textile, Oona, is a Warm Welcome

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

How Does The Largest Trending Consumer SHOP FOR HOME FURNISHINGS?

How does the largest trending consumer shop for home furnishings? We’re all scratching our heads trying to understand a generation who has grown up with the internet at their fingertips. The millennial generation has an overriding entrepreneurial spirit. The DIY movement is at the forefront of...

How Does The Largest Trending Consumer SHOP FOR HOME FURNISHINGS?

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"