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ORIAN'S NEW PALMETTO LIVING WINS AMERICA'S MAGNIFICENT CARPETS AWARD


AmericasMart's Kevin Malkiewicz presents an America's Magnificent Carpets Award in the machine-made category to Orian's Scott Miller, director of design, and Matt Tollison, VP of North American sales.

ATLANTA  -- Orian's debuting Palmetto Living specialty brand scored an America's Magnificent Carpets Award in the machine-made category at last week's Atlanta International Area Rug Market.


 
KALEEN NAMED AMERICA'S MAGNIFICENT CARPETS AWARD WINNER IN OUTDOOR CATEGORY
 
Monty Rathi, COO, and Prachi Gupta, designer, of Kaleen stand in front of their winning outdoor rug ZOC02-68 from the Zocalo collection made in India. 

ATLANTA -- Kaleen Rugs and Broadloom took home the first place award in the outdoor category at the 2019 America's Magnificent Carpets Awards.
 

 
 
ATLANTA INTERNATIONAL AREA RUG MARKET - PEOPLE AND PARTIES


ATLANTA -- As area rug retailing changes, so do its trade shows, and that was a big topic of conversation at the winter 2019 edition of the Atlanta International Area Rug Market.
 


 
LAS VEGAS MARKET TO HOST 2019 DESIGN ICON RETROSPECTIVE


Former award recipients -- Roger Thomas, Timothy Corrigan, Larry Laslo, Christopher Guy Harrison and Vladimir Kagan, represented by Christopher Eitel -- will participate in special discussion.

LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas Market announced today that it will host a Design Icon Retrospective during winter 2019 Las Vegas Market, running Jan. 27-31. 


 

 
AMER WINS AMERICA'S MAGNIFICENT CARPETS AWARD FOR MACHINE-MADE HAMILTON COLLECTION
 
 
The Amer team stands in front of the winning Hamilton rug at the America's Magnificent Carpet Awards ceremony. From left, Michael Campas, Sanjay Purohit, Anupriya Choudhary, Raj Choudhary, Dana Stevens and John Mendez. 

ATLANTA -- Amer Rugs was honored with The America's Magnificent Carpet Award for its machine made Hamilton collection at a gala awards ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market at AmericasMart.
 

 
 

CELEBRATING THE WINNERS OF THE 2019 AMERICA'S MAGNIFICENT CARPETS AWARDS


Rug industry executives took time to explore the winning designs of the prestigious America's Magnificent Carpets Awards at the 2019 ceremony held at the Museum of Introductions.


ATLANTA -- The winners of America's Magnificent Carpets Awards 2019 were announced during a gathering of top executives at the Museum of Introductions on Thursday Jan. 10.




 
SURYA WINS 3RD CONSECUTIVE AMERICA'S MAGNIFICENT CARPETS AWARD


Surya's Satya Tiwari, president, shows off his 2019 winning America's Magnificent Carpets Award winning Cappadocia rug (CPP-5027). 

ATLANTA -- Surya received first place honors in the 2019 America's Magnificent Carpets (AMC) Awards for its new Cappadocia rug (CPP-5027), in the Hand Knotted/Flatweave $100.01+ category.


 
JAIPUR LIVING LAUDED WITH 2019 AMERICA'S MAGNIFICENT CARPETS AWARD


Jaipur Living's Teresa Roberts, director of national sales, and Sasha Wallace, marketing and production manager, proudly accept the award the company received for its Torsby rug.


ATLANTA --  Global rugs and textile furnishings company Jaipur Living took home a 2019 America's Magnificent Carpet Award for Torsby rug (RIZ07).


 
NOURISON TAKES HOME TWO 2019 AMERICA'S MAGNIFICENT CARPETS AWARDS

AmericasMart's Kevin Malkiewicz, left, presents Nourison's two AMCA awards to  Gerard O'Keefe, VP of national sales, center, and Robert Tucci, director of national sales.

ATLANTA- Leading floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison won in two categories at the 2019 America's Magnificent Carpets Awards (AMCA) on, Jan. 10.


 
NOURISON HOSPITALITY APPOINTS NEW SENIOR DESIGNER

SADDLE BROOK, N.J. -- Nourison is pleased to announce the appointment of Laura Gibson as senior designer for its hospitality business segment.



 
JAIPUR LIVING ROLLS OUT 100+ NEW RUGS, 17 COLLECTIONS, & ORGANIZES EVENTS AT ATLANTA MARKET
 
 
Jaipur Living introduces a broad assortment of area rugs in hand-made and machine-made qualities. Shown, the Wren collection's Audra rug 

ATLANTA -- More than 100 new rugs make their debut in the Jaipur Atlanta showroom, where the company is also hosting several events.
 

 
SURYA LAUNCHES EMERGING DESIGN THEMES, NEW PRODUCTS, ANNOUNCES EVENTS AT WINTER MARKETS


Surya grows its popular Festival collection, part of the company's 'It's a Colorful Life' trend direction on show at winter markets.

ATLANTA -- At the 2019 Atlanta and Dallas January markets, Surya will be highlighting four emerging design themes for the season, along with new product introductions and a top rated showroom experience.


 
2019 FIRST LOOK: ATLANTA MARKET RUG PREVIEW, PART 1


ATLANTA -- With fashion and weaving innovations revving up to meet the insatiable demand for newness, Atlanta market offers lots of opportunities for exclusive first-looks (and first-dibs) for early-birds shopping the first big U.S. show of the year.



 
FIRST LOOK: ATLANTA MARKET RUG PREVIEW, PART 2


ATLANTA -- RugNews.com continues its exclusive sneak peek coverage of two dozen top-name area rug exhibitors in Part 2 of our comprehensive Atlanta Market Rug Preview.


 

 

UPDATED
RUG EVENTS IN THE LIMELIGHT AT JANUARY 2019 ATLANTA MARKET


ATLANTA -- At next week's Atlanta International Area Rug Market, Wednesday, Jan. 9 to Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, the roster of celebrations includes headliners from Amer, Safavieh, Loloi, Jaipur Living and Surya -- and the Museum of Introductions.


 
NOURISON INTRODUCES  NEW ABSTRACT PATTERNS, PERSIAN DESIGNS AND SHAG RUGS AT JANUARY MARKETS


Nourison showcases its breadth of assortment at winter markets, ranging from abstracts to Persians to shags. Shown, Christopher Guy, CGS32

SADDLE BROOK, N.J.-- Nourison adds several new collections in a range of styles, including abstract patterns, Persian looks and shags at Atlanta and Las Vegas winter markets. 


 
KALATY FOCUSES MARKET DEBUTS ON FASHION COLORS, PROJECTS ANOTHER YEAR OF SALES GROWTH


New for 2019, Kalaty's hand-knotted Harlow collection, featuring on-point abstract designs and palettes, will premiere at winter markets. Shown, HW-952

HICKSVILLE, N.Y. -- Kalaty anticipates another strong year as it focuses its latest designs on fashion colors at the upcoming winter 2019 Atlanta and Las Vegas markets, and expands to High Point.


 
JAIPUR LIVING LAUNCHES NEW NIKKI CHU HOME RUG & PILLOW COLLECTIONS


Jaipur Living adds to its popular designer program with Nikki Chu with new collections and growing the designer's Decora line. Shown, Tasma design

ATLANTA, Ga. --  Jaipur Living will introduce new collections with celebrity designer Nikki Chu next week during the Atlanta International Area Rug Market.


 
RAJ CHOUDHARY NAMED PRESIDENT OF AMER RUGS
 

Raj Choudhary takes the helm as president of Amer Rugs, a direct sales affiliate of Saraswati Global in the U.S. and Canada.

Norcross, Ga. -- Mahesh Choudhary, founder and CEO of Amer Rugs announced that Raj Choudhary has been named president of Amer Rugs.


 
HIGH POINT MARKET AUTHORITY ANNOUNCES  2019 STYLE SPOTTERS

 2019 Style Spotters will be on the hunt for trend-right decorative products in High Point. Above, Eric Haydel, Eric Haydel Design

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) announces the 2019 Style Spotters team of eight top interior designers from the U.S. and Canada.





















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