Luxury outdoor line Summer Classics and indoor high style furniture brand Gabby have announced an expanded focus on the interior design business, with Summer Classics moving its showroom from the gardens area of AmericasMart to the designer floor.
Last week, San Francisco-based home shopping marketplace Trulia announced the addition of the Trulia Design Panel. The expert group of interior designers, home stagers and organizers will provide useful design insights and home décor advice to buyers and renters.
Finnish paint and lacquer manufacturer Tikkurila has announced its Color of the Year for 2018, taking a step toward the earthy color scheme favored in Europe. The jury of experts chosen by Tikkurila, voted N405 Terracotta, a bold orange shade that resembles the color of red clay and brings much-needed warmth to conventional light interiors.
GreenCE Inc., a leading provider of AIA continuing education and LEED courses for design professionals has released an education course to teach architects, interior designers, and specifiers about Health Product Declarations (HPDs).
Privately held furniture retailer Boston Interiors opened its first New Hampshire location last week, and the official ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for today.
Leading e-commerce innovator The Grommet will be honored with the Design Influencer of the Year award at the 2018 Housewares Design Awards during the January Las Vegas Market.
Furniture and bedding sales were up 4.11 percent in the third quarter to $25.42 billion, according to the proprietary industry sales model developed by Impact Consulting, parent company of Home Furnishings Business.