MOMENI REMODELS AND DOUBLES SIZE
OF HIGH POINT SHOWROOM
CARLSTADT, NJ â€“ Momeni has remodeled and doubled the size of its High Point showroom, IHFC G-369. The space will now measure over 4,000 sq. ft., adding space for the company's growing accessories line and rug business.
CONCORD, NH – Company C will launch a campaign to benefit the Pretty in Pink Foundation (PIPF) during the Fall High Point Market October 18 to 23 at its IHFC showroom D-431. To celebrate the event, the company will serve cocktails on Sunday, October 18 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
DALTON, GA - Oriental Weavers will celebrate the Grand Opening of its new 9,000 sq. ft. showroom at G-276 in the IHFC building in High Point, NC. The gala party will be held Saturday, Oct, 18 from 4 to 7 p.m.
ELK GROUP TO OPEN 10,000 SQ. FT.
SPACE ON AMERICASMART 6TH FLOOR
ATLANTA – AmericasMart Atlanta continues the integration of its Home and Rug collections with the commitment of ELK Group International to a new 10,000-plus sq. ft. showroom 6-D-2 on the sixth floor of Building 1. The space will showcase ELK’s family of home décor, home accents, furniture and lighting lines – Dimond, Lazy Susan and Sterling – together for the first time.
ROSEVILLE, CA - The North American Home Furnishings Association (NAHFA) has announced its schedule for the 2014 High Point Fall Market seminars, October 18 to 23, 2014. The NAHFA educational seminars, sponsored by Furniture Wizard, are free to market-attendees and will held in the Retailer Resource Center (RRC), 222 S. Main Street, Plaza Suites, 1st floor.
TROY, NC --Capel will host its first "Selfie"photo contest during the Fall High Point Market October 18 to 23, 2014 at Market Square 112. Retailers, designers and other buyers will have the opportunity to win an 8' x 11' version of the rug model they singled out in their photo.
ATLANTA – AmericasMart will host Interior Design Camp’s inaugural Atlanta conference in conjunction with The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market and The Atlanta International Area Rug Market featuring the National Oriental Rug Show at AmericasMart, January 10 and 11, 2015.
DALLAS -- Loloi will round out its 10th Anniversary year with a party on October 19 at 5 p.m. in its IHFC showroom D-320 during High Point Market. The event will consist of a live band, dancing, catered food and an open bar.
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LOLOI TO FEATURE HAND HOOKED
DEMONSTRATION AT HIGH POINT
Loloi Francesca hooked rug will be part of showroom demonstration in High Point.
DALLAS,-- Loloi will take a hands-on approach to displaying its hooked rugs during High Point Market October 18 to 23. The company will feature a loom and an on-site weaver in its High Point Market showroom, IHFC D-320, to demonstrate
how hand hooked rugs are created, according to Amir Loloi, company founder and president.
CARLSDADT, NJ - Nourison will host a cocktail party Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. in its showroom IH-101 to celebrate a new collaboration with Michael Amini during High Point Market. The company will also host a meet-and greet with Barclay Butera as he unveils his new collection Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m.
TEANECK, NJ -- Funeral services will be held here Monday, Oct. 13 at noon for Haji Ali Akbar Momeni, founder of Momeni Rugs. He was 88. The religious ceremony will be held at Darul Isiah Mosque, 320 Fabry Terrace, Teaneck, NJ. Headscarves for women are required.
NATICK, MA - Dover Rug and Home has been named a Family Business Association (FBA) Awards finalist in the category of Fourth Generation Businesses. The Awards ceremony will take place Thursday, October 23 at The Royal Sonesta Hotel in Cambridge, MA beginning at 4:30 p.m. with a VIP Reception. Cocktails and dinner will follow. The event is hosted by WBZ CBS Boston news anchor David Wade and features keynote speaker Leo Vercollone of VERC Enterprises.
SAFAVIEH TO LAUNCH COUTURE FURNITURE
AT HIGH POINT
Velvet Chester queen bed
from the new Safavieh Couture collection is the focal
point of this master suite, also featuring an Ingmar
round side table in gold finish , Vernon club chair and
Jeffrey bench. Rug is hand-knotted in India of cashmere
and wool from the Dream Collection.
PORT WASHINGTON, NY -- Safavieh
has launched a new designer furniture line branded Safavieh
Couture. The new wholesale collection will be shown in its own 4,051 sq. ft space, suite 117 at Historic Market Square, during the upcoming
October High Point Market, Oct. 18 to 23, 2014.
PAUL SHAPER LAUNCHES 2015
WOVEN TREASURES CALENDAR
Woven Treasures Calendar
LOS ANGELES -- Paul Shaper Productions is now taking orders for its 2015 Woven Treasures"calendar. It is the company's 24thyear publishing the promotional rug calendar that is customized for rug retailers, cleaners and exhibitions. The first shipments are now being delivered for customers who ordered early for their Fall promotions.
EMMA GARDNER LAUNCHES NEW
MERCHANDISING PROGRAM; OPENS
FIVE NEW SHOWROOMS
PETALUMA, CA -- Emma Gardner Design, LLC, has launched a new customer-focused merchandising program to help vendors tell a story on the sales floor and showcase Emma Gardner designs in new ways. In addition, EGD has expanded its national presence, opening five new showrooms, now totaling 49throughout the U.S., according to Emma Gardner, principal and creative director.
ATLANTA –Amer Rugs has gone live with its recently rebuilt website:www.amerrugs.com. Combining the latest in search engine technology and designed for more results in fewer clicks, the brighter, lighter Amer website is a primary destination for rug both buyers and the buying public alike.