TOUR THE RUG SHOW AT HIGH POINT WITH RUGNEWS.COM, PART 2
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- In this exclusive tour of The Rug Show at High Point, RugNews.com guides you through exhibits from world-renowned weavers and importers banding together in an industry show of force.
TOUR THE RUG SHOW AT HIGH POINT WITH RUGNEWS.COM, PART 1
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The spring 2018 Rug Show at High Point Market, held April 13-18 on the top floor at the Suites at Market Square, made an impressive statement with over 20 leading exhibitors showcasing an international perspective on design.
STEP INSIDE UNDERFOOT: SCOTTSDALE'S EXCLUSIVE TRADE-ONLY SOURCE FOR DESIGNER RUGS AND FLOORING
Owners Shelly and Gary Lester tap the designer community at UnderFoot, their Scottsdale to-the-trade showroom for area rugs, carpet, hard flooring, and wall surfaces.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- One too many brutal Ohio winters spurred Gary and Shelly Lester to relocate to this beautiful desert town. And a history of experience in the flooring industry enabled them to establish a new life as the proprietors of UnderFoot, a to-the-trade showroom for area rugs, carpet, hard flooring, and wall surfaces.
FEIZY RUGS REVEALS NEW LIFESTYLES AND FINE COLLECTIONS AT HIGH POINT SPRING MARKET
Feizy continues to celebrate its Sapphire Anniversary adding new Lifestyle and Fine collections. Shown is the lustrous Emory featuring brushstroke effects.
DALLAS -- Feizy is marking their 45th "Sapphire" Anniversary at the upcoming High Point Market with additions to both their Lifestyles and Fine collections, as well as offering a selection of one-of-a-kind pieces.
MAJOR NEW EXPO CENTER COMING TO DOWNTOWN LAS VEGAS
A partnership between the City of Las Vegas and International Market Centers has been approved, and the rendering above illustrates the new facility's design compatibility with existing structures on the World Market Campus.
LAS VEGAS -- International Market Centers (IMC), owners and operators of World Market Center Las Vegas, announced today a partnership with the City of Las Vegas to construct a new 350,000-square-foot Expo Center on the World Market Center Las Vegas campus.
NY MARKET RUG SHOWROOMS TARGET VOLUME CUSTOMERS, PREVIEW HIGH POINT DEBUTS - PART 1
NEW YORK -- Fashion continues to drive the NY Home Fashions Market, held here from March 19-22 and mass merchants, catalogers and e-commerce buyers turned out en masse to check out the latest looks being churned out by area rug makers.
KALEEN FOCUSES ON TOP SELLING TUFTED CATEGORY AT SPRING HIGH POINT MARKET
With tufted products performing strongly for Kaleen, the company keeps the focus on that category. Shown, a design from the new indoor-outdoor hand-tufted Zocalo collection.
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Kaleen, which finished 2017 on a high note and began 2018 with a bang, expects the momentum to continue in Q2 as the company introduces several new tufted wool collections to meet retailer demand.
NOURISON INTRODUCES NEW BARCLAY BUTERA COLLECTIONS, ADDS CALVIN KLEIN CHICAGO SHAG AND MORE
Nourison showcases the Barclay Butera Lido collection's indoor-outdoor rugs in stripes and abstract brush stroke designs at High Point market in a palette of aqua, cream, blue and navy.
SADDLE BROOK, NJ--At the upcoming spring High Point Market, Nourison will launch all-new Barclay Butera rug collections that coordinate with the designer's lifestyle furnishings with licensing partners, Lexington Home Brands and Castelle.
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The spring 2018 installment of High Point Market has a roster packed with area rug events that are not to be missed. From designer meet and greets to ribbon-cutting ceremonies to cocktail hours and CEU credits, mark your calendars with RugNews.com's roundup.
S&H RUGS, SAMAD AND STARK STUDIO DEBUT AT HIGH POINT MARKET
New Jersey-based S&H Rugs heads south for its first High Point Market showcasing its range of contemporary designs. Shown. the hand-knotted Peacock (Sh40573).
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Three top names in designer area rugs - S&H Rugs, Samad and Stark Studio/Prestige Mills -- will premiere in new showroom spaces in various locations at Market Square at the spring 2018 High Point Market, April 14-18.
THE RUG SHOW AT HIGH POINT DOUBLES EXHIBITOR LIST, WELCOMES NEWCOMERS
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- The Rug Show at High Point Market, running from April 11-18 at the Suites at Market Square, has doubled its exhibitors since its High Point Market debut last October, and introduces an international roster of newcomers.
JAIPUR LIVING INTRODUCES 17 COLLECTIONS FOR SPRING HIGH POINT
From the new Wabi Sabi by Zoe Bios x Jaipur Living, the Mignonne area rug is an abstract design in blush and neutral with a stream motif of metallic copper.
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Among Jaipur Living's spring market highlights, a highly curated introduction of new products will include 17 new collections with over 70 rugs including hand knots, tufted, machine-mades and flatweaves.
LOLOI TO BUILD 650,000 SQUARE FOOT DISTRIBUTION FACILITY IN GEORGIA
"This infrastructural investment will meet growing demand for our product." -- Amir Loloi
DALLAS -- Loloi, a Dallas-based fashion leader specializing in medium- to high-end area rugs in every style category, and a premium producer of textiles, has announced it will build a new state-of-the-art distribution facility in Cartersville, Georgia.
OBEETEE DEBUTS AT THE RUG SHOW AT HIGH POINT MARKET
Obeetee participates in its first High Point Market via the Rug Show located at the Suites at Market Square, showcasing its playful Cara collection's Tartan A design.
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Obeetee, a global leader in hand-woven carpets, debuted at High Point Market, which rungs through April 18, at The Rug Show at High Point's the Suites at Market Square, top floor, Booth #T-464.
MOMENI UNVEILS NEW HIGH POINT SHOWROOM, DEBUTS LARGEST-EVER
ONE OF A KIND SELECTION
Momeni and IMC executives celebrated the grand opening of the rug company's new showroom in the Hamilton wing of IHFC. IMC's Chris Amos and RJ Marichich flank the Momeni team, with principals Ali Momeni (third from left) and Reza Momeni (second from right) cheering on Aria Momeni as he cuts the ribbon.
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Momeni unveiled a sophisticated, expansive new showroom, H-345, in the Hamilton wing of the IHFC building with a High Point Market launch party and ribbon cutting.
WHAT MAKES A SMALL BUSINESS CHAMPION? MEET ANNA AUGUSTO OF AUGUSTO FINE RUGS
Anna Augusto of Augusto Fine Rugs in Boise, Idaho, says her passion for ethically and sustainably sourced rugs got the attention of judges in the 2018 American Small Business Championship.
BOISE, Idaho -- Augusto Fine Rugs LLC, a luxury area rug showroom in the Idaho Design Center here, has been named a winner of The 2018 American Small Business Championship by SCORE, the nation's largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors.
JENNIFER ADAMS TEAMS WITH ORIAN - NEW RUG COLLECTION 'REDEFINES SOFT'
Brandon Culpepper and Rob Merritt of Orian introduce guests to designer Jennifer Adams at the spring High Point Market launch party for the super-soft Home by Jennifer Adams rug collection.
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Designer Jennifer Adams carved a niche and locked in some of the biggest names in retail with a laser focus on affordable but luxuriously soft fabrics in her top of bed and utility bedding collections. Now she's teamed up with Orian Rugs to extend the concept to ultra-soft luxury underfoot.
LILI ALESSANDRA INTRODUCES FIRST RUG COLLECTION IN HIGH POINT
Sandra Hernandez Yedor, president of Lili Alessandra, gives RugNews.com the scoop on her first area rug collection, which premiered at the spring 2018 High Point Market.
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Lili Alessandra, a San Antonio, Texas-based fine linen and soft furnishings manufacturer, has extended its portfolio to include an inaugural rug collection of 21 designs which debuted at the spring 2018 High Point Market.
MUSEUM STORE ASSOCIATION AND AMERICASMART LAUNCH THE MUSEUM COLLECTIVE AT JULY MARKET
ATLANTA -- The Museum Store Association and AmericasMart will bring to the non-profit retail community an unmatched wholesale buying experience with The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market July 10- 16, 2018.