K. Michelle Evans' award-winning Reflections rug
of hand spun silk for Ayka Design.
SANTA BARBARA, CA
- Award-winning interior designer K. Michelle Evans of Ayka Design is mounting
two private shows of her rugs in California beginning June 6, 2015. The London-
and Dubai-based Evans, who rocked the rug industry when her nascent rug company
launched at Domotex 2014, will exhibit at the Santa Barbara Design Center in
Santa Barbara, CA from June 6 to 18, and at the Fresh Paint Art Gallery in
Culver City, Los Angeles from June 10 to 13, 2015.
ICI INTERNATIONAL INTRODUCES 'RUG IN PACK'
PROGRAM AT ICFF
The new Rug in Pack program from ICI International
launched in the U.S. at ICFF.
- ICI International of Istanbul, Turkey and its U.S.-based Creative
Touch in Secaucus, N.J. presented a Rug in Pack program as well as new
additions to the parent company's 20-collection patchwork rug program at
the May, 2015 International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) at the
Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City. First unveiled at the January
2105 Domotex fair in Hannover, Germany, the Rug in Pack program
provides the company's Patchwork collection rugs in a pre-packaged
format that will now be warehoused in the U.S. and shipped directly to the
retailer customer's shelf or rack.
Karim Rashid is bringing his color energy to new
mass market and high end designer rugs.
NEW YORK - With
non-stop architectural and interior design commissions across the globe, product
designs by Karim Rashid have grown to over 3,000 items from manufacturers across
all lifestyle categories. On the heels of his keynote speech at Maison & Objet
Americas in Miami in May, and appearances at ICFF and Wanted Design in New York,
news is breaking about Rashid's new floor covering designs for several companies
in a range that covers the mass and high end designer markets.
MANNE LAUNCHES CUSTOM
HAND-TUFTED PROGRAM The
Stream pattern from Lush, a new series of custom hand-tufted rugs.
NEW YORK - Liora
Manné Design Studio has launched a new custom rug program to the trade called
Lush. "This is my first collection of hand-tufted designer wool rugs," said
Manné, who is known to consumers for distinctive patterns and colors in
Lamontage branded non-woven acrylic needle-punched rugs.