Classic Home will debut the Villa by Classic Home Affinity pillow collection along with natural fiber rugs at Atlanta, Dallas, and Las Vegas Markets this summer. The new pieces will also be available at Classic Home’s showroom in Los Angeles. Affinity embraces the imperfections of craft production, letting irregular shapes, textured fabrics, and hand painted patterns inform its designs. The new rugs continue Classic Home’s focus on handwoven jute and wool creations in natural colorways. When paired together, Classic Home’s pillows and rugs create organic spaces that embrace a relaxed and calming aesthetic.
The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) has named this year’s team of dedicated professionals to its annual SFC Ambassadors program, selected to advance the organization’s mission to promote sustainability, wellness, and social justice in the furnishings space.
The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) will present Environmental Justice: Why it Matters for its monthly Sustainability Essentials webinar series on Thursday, Aug. 20, at 12 p.m. EST.
More than 500 manufacturers, representative groups and importers across home décor, gift and lifestyle will be open throughout the six-day showroom-only Atlanta Market, Aug. 13-18, 2020. To assist buyers in identifying which showrooms are open, Atlanta Market has launched new filtering tools on AmericasMart.com to identify each showroom’s Summer 2020 Market status (open or digital-only) and to specify brands available through ShopZio, a B2B ecommerce platform powered by IMC_di.
International Market Centers (IMC) has announced that the Las Vegas Design Center (LVDC) will debut a new showroom at Summer Las Vegas Market, Aug. 30-Sep. 3, 2020 and present two virtual programs in August including its monthly First Friday webinar and the 2020 ANDYZ Awards presentation.
Known for their skillfully handcrafted luxury home furnishings, Jonathan Charles is debuting the 28-pc. Barcelona Collection in their High Point Showroom located at 200 North Hamilton and, on their website, JonathanCharlesFurniture.com. The Collection is part of the company’s launch of multiple new lifestyle collections and stand-alone items premiering in time for the October High Point Market Oct. 13-21.
The American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation, the industry-wide organization founded to preserve its history, celebrate exceptional individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the industry, and to inspire a new class of innovation and leadership, is launching a COVID-19 initiative to collect and archive documentation of the response of the home furnishings industry to the pandemic.