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IMC Market Snapshot Program Awards People’s Choice Winners
2022 by Laurie Northington in Business Strategy, Designer Weekly, Industry
International Market Center’s Market Snapshot program has recognized Christina Sodano Art, Global Views, Ngala Trading Co, Pearl Mantels, Studio A Home, Varaluz, York Wallcoverings and Zuo as its People’s Choice Winners.
The winners were selected via popular vote from 49 products chosen as IMC Market Snapshot finalists in the weeks leading up to Spring Market, which opened April 2 and runs through April 6.
“The Spring 2022 Market Snapshot ‘People’s Choice’ winners indicate that exciting, bold design is top of mind for designers and retailers this week at High Point Market,” said Dorothy Belshaw, IMC executive vice president, chief customer and marketing officer. “We are inspired by these winners and congratulate them on product excellence.”
The winning Spring 2022 Market Snapshot products are:
Library Bookcase Collection by Global Views: Mango wood with a walnut finish and lacquered brass details.
Panoramic Server by Ngala Trading Co.: Modern sideboard server with five doors and an internal shelf featuring a panoramic trompe L'oeil design on the doors showing a tropical vista and an MDF carcass in a Chinese lacquer paint finish can be customized to any Pantone color. Made to order in Durban, South Africa.
Kelley Accent Chair by Zuo: Powder-coated aluminum frame with polyurethane weave and olefin polyester covered cushions.
“Mood Lift” by Christina Sodano Art: Mixed media on canvas ready to hang.
48 Inch Zachary Smooth Non-Combustible Mantel Shelf Whitewash Finish by Pearl Mantels: Lightweight non-combustible mantel in a hand-applied gray wash paint finish for indoor or outdoor use.
Brado Round Swivel Chair-Stone, Monterey Console-Natural Iron and Monterey Table-Natural Iron by Studio A Home: The Brado Round Swivel Chair is made of rich woven fabric and walnut wood finish with a 90-degree swivel and a self-return glide. The Monterey Table is made of sand-casted iron with a hand-painted natural iron finish and honed black marble top. The Monterey Console is made of sand-casted iron with a hand-painted natural iron finish and honed black marble top.
Orbital 16 Light 36 Inch Gold Dust Pendant Ceiling Light by Varaluz: Gold dust-finish, textured hand-forged recycled steel center hub with premium crystal.
Barbier Wallpaper in Navy by York Wallcoverings: Hand-sketched rendering of a crewel embroidery on a watercolor background.
People’s Choice Award Winners were selected from 49 products via online voting at IMCHighPointMarket.com/market-snapshot and on the DesigOn HPMKT by IMC Facebook and Instagram pages.
Other finalists include Abigail's, Accent Décor, Ann Gish, Artmax, Authentic Models, Belle Meade Signature, Charter Street, Couture Jardin, Dowel Furniture, Duvall & Co, Finesse Décor, FJ Kashanian, Glassisimo, Kalco Lighting, Kerri Rosenthal, Mercana Furniture and Décor, Modway, New Moon Rugs, Orchids Lux Home, Regina Andrew, Robert Abbey, Sagebrook Home, Sifas, Simply Amish, Spicher and Co, Trade Winds Furniture and Union Home.