CHRISTOPHER KNIGHT COLLECTION DEBUTS WITH RUGS AT UNITED WEAVERS
Former child-actor-turned-licensor Christopher Knight strikes a pose with VP Wasim Abu Hadba of United Weavers at the rug maker's Las Vegas Market showroom.
LAS VEGAS -- The summer market launch of a new lifestyle brand, Christopher Knight Collection, brings with it a proven name in the home sector and a debut featuring a 12-rug collection by United Weavers of America.
WAYFAIR LAUNCHES VIRTUAL REALITY APP TO CUSTOMIZE OUTDOOR SPACES
Online retailer Wayfair launches Patio Playground platform for customers to create the backyard of their dreams, available in Oculus Rift Experiences store.
BOSTON -- Wayfair Inc. today announced the launch of Patio Playground, the company's first-party virtual reality application, available on the Oculus Rift Experiences store.
NEWCOMER BOKARA JOINS THE NY NOW LINEUP, ALONG WITH SOME FRESH FACES
Bokara will showcase its latest contemporary designs at NY Now, including this new style from the Pristine collection.
NEW YORK -- New Jersey-based Bokara Rug Co. is the latest established rug-focused company to join NY Now, which runs through August 24, in counterpoint to several debuting nascent brands that focus on artisan and handcrafted designs.
Mohawk Home's fall New York Home Fashions Market debuts include its first domestically made indoor/outdoor collection called Veranda
SUGAR VALLEY, Ga. -- Mohawk Home is slated to unveil more than 100 new rugs in a range of styles, including woven, printed, tufted and indoor/outdoor, at the Fall 2016 New York Home Fashions Market.
DEADLINE SET FOR CARPET DESIGN AWARDS FOR DOMOTEX 2017
Dedicated display areas showcase Innovations@Domotex in all floor coverings categories, including modern and handmade carpets and rugs.
HANNOVER -- The submissions process for Innovations@Domotex 2017, including the prestigious Carpet Design Awards, has begun, offering exhibitors an additional opportunity to showcase their latest products at Domotex.
CLAREMONT RUG COMPANY OPENS NEW SHOWROOM, EXPANDS SELECTION FOR
The new Claremont 2 showroom grows its offering to include a larger selection of designs for Millennial shoppers.
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Eminent art dealer Jan David Winitz, whose Claremont Rug Company specializes in art-level Oriental rugs from the "Second Golden Age of Persian Weaving," has expanded and relocated his boutique gallery, Claremont 2, to a showroom adjacent to his main storefront.
INSIGHTS: GERRY YOST TALKS RUGS AT AVALON FLOORING
Veteran Gerry Yost gives customers the rug shopping experience they want by fine-tuning the mix at Avalon Flooring's 14-store chain.
CHERRY HILL, N.J. -- Carpet and flooring runs in the family for Gerry Yost, the director of area rugs and window treatments for Avalon Flooring, a 14-store chain with locations in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) is again teaming up with various design industry experts and exhibitors for its New Product Premiere program.
FEIZY PLANS HQ MOVE, GROWS WAREHOUSE FOOTPRINT
By the end of the year, Feizy plans to move from its current headquarters, shown, to a new facility, to accommodate its sales and employee growth.
DALLAS -- Citing a growth in sales across all channels and an expanded employee base, Feizy rugs plans to relocate to a larger headquarters and distribution center based in nearby Farmers Branch by the end of the year, the company said in a statement.
Rug Star opens its inaugural studio outside of Europe -- the
first step in a global expansion that includes Canada, China, and the U.S.
Shown, the Vancouver showroom at 495 Run St. Photo Credit: Pooya Nabai
VANCOUVER, Canada -- Rug Star by Jürgen Dahlmanns opened its first showroom
outside of Europe with a studio in Vancouver -- the first of six openings
planned in collaboration with J&M Republic, a rug supplier based in the
Canadian city, Jürgen Dahlmanns
THE RUG SHOW LINES UP PROMINENT INTERNATIONAL PLAYERS
Toronto's Creative Matters brings its latest designs to the U.S., joining a growing roster of global rug industry players at The Rug Show.
NEW YORK -- The 2016 New York edition of The Rug Show has lined up more than 70 exhibitors, including a growing selection of top international rug makers.
GARNET HILL LAUNCHES MOBILE BOUTIQUE CRAFTED FROM SHIPPING
Garnet Hill's pop up mobile shop is housed in a shipping container
and will travel from New Hampshire to New York City.
THE RUG SHOW GROWS TARGET MARKET, EXPANDS JAVITS EXHIBITOR BASE
S&H returns to the Rug Show (which now has grown to 70 middle to high end rug makers), with several new designs. Shown, the company's Willow and Cyprus rug.
NEW YORK -- With 70 confirmed exhibitors and counting, the 2016 New York edition of The Rug Show is poised to be the largest, most diverse North American showing of handmade carpets, with an impressive lineup of domestic and international players.
CAPEL RUGS RECORDS UPTICK IN TRAFFIC AND SALES AT SUMMER MARKETS
TROY, N.C. -- Spurred by the increased visibility of a new showroom location (World Market Center, Space A133) and a creative mix of fresh, on-trend products, Capel Rugs saw an uptick in both traffic and sales at the Las Vegas Market held July 31 to August 4 compared to its summer showing a year ago.
ETHAN ALLEN OPENS FLAGSHIP STORE IN MANHATTAN'S FLATIRON DISTRICT
Ethan Allen opens a new Design Center at 915 Broadway in New York City's Flatiron District.
DANBURY, Conn. -- Ethan Allen becomes the latest retailer to take up residence in New York City's Flatiron District.
JOSS & MAIN DEBUTS FIRST LARGE CATALOG WITH AN EYE ON FALL TRENDS
In its comprehensive 92-page inaugural catalog,Wayfair-owned e-tailer Joss & Main offers a take on fall trends, including an emphasis on warm-colored rugs.
BOSTON, Mass.-- Joss & Main, a Wayfair brand and online retailer of on-trend home furnishings, today released its first full spectrum catalog to bring shoppers its take on fall trends.
RUGS MAKE FASHION STATEMENT IN LAS VEGAS MARKET TREND VIGNETTES
A colorful geometric Vista collection in/out rug from Kas brings fresh shades to a First Look Trend Vignette called Backyard Bash at the summer Las Vegas Market.
LAS VEGAS -- Whether courtyard displays in the center of the World Market Center complex or First Look Trend Vignettes in the lobby of Building B, fashion-forward rugs were statement makers at the summer 2016 edition of Las Vegas Market.