|RUG COMPANIES ON THE MOVE AT LAS VEGAS MARKET: NEW AND RELOCATED SHOWROOMS
FJ Kashanian (pictured) opens its first Las Vegas showroom, while Dalyn, Chandra, Mastour and Orian expand or relocate at the upcoming Las Vegas Market.
By Howard Tisch
LAS VEGAS, N.V. -- Several rug companies are represented in the nearly 90,000 square feet of new, expanding and relocating home décor showrooms confirmed for 2019 Las Vegas Winter Market, running Jan. 27 - Jan. 31, 2019.
New to Las Vegas Market is FJ Kashanian, a designer and manufacturer of hand-knotted rugs, which will unveil a permanent showroom with about 1,000 square feet in building C, space C-392. "We received many requests from clients to exhibit at Las Vegas Market, so we are looking forward to debuting our collections and colors this winter," said Jonathan Kashanian, vice president of FJ Kashanian. "We will be displaying our curated style of sari wool, overdyes and our Modern Luxury collection."
In Building A, Dalyn Rug Company, a manufacturer of machine-crafted rugs is expanding to 7,085 square feet on A3 and according to Bryan McIntosh, "the space is an expansion of our A325 rather than a move, and is to gain square feet for product." In Building B, Orian Rugs, a manufacturer of decorative area and scatter rugs, is relocating and expanding to 6,289 square feet on B3 (B-362), which will open under the new Palmetto Living brand. Read full story.
In Building C, Chandra, a provider of high-quality handmade rugs, is relocating from Building B to Building C, and expanding to 8,950 square feet in C-512; and MASTOUR Est. 1890, a producer of hand-woven carpets and rugs, is relocating and expanding to 1,256 square feet on C4 (C484).
In addition to permanent showrooms, the Market's 50,000 square feet of temporary home décor exhibits will include an expanded showcase of custom furnishings and one-of-a-kind suppliers from Sunday to Wednesday of Market. In DISCOVERIES: The Antique Vintage Marketplace, design-driven buyers can find more than 15,000 square feet of antiques, found objects and one-of-a-kind vintage home furnishings, with all items available for immediate delivery. New DISCOVERIES exhibitors featuring area rugs include Blue Ocean Traders and Boga Rugs.
"Las Vegas Market is a one-stop shop for design-driven home décor buyers, with more than one million square feet of home décor resources in Buildings A, B, and C, along with temporary exhibitors in the Pavilions at Las Vegas Market," said Julie Messner, senior vice president of furniture and home décor leasing for International Market Centers. "Las Vegas Market continues to bolster its position as the leading home furnishings and gift market in the western United States, with several suppliers opening new showrooms or expanding their presence this winter."