Advancing the textile industries through the promotion of education, networking and collaboration year-round, the International Textile Alliance is launching a major, dual-city initative to connect wholesale fabric, leather, and trim suppliers with buyers during its bi-annual Showtime Textiles show in November.
WithIt, the women’s leadership development network for the home and furnishings industry, has announced the nominees for the 2020 WOW Awards. Due to the pandemic and uncertainty about safe gatherings, the board of directors has postponed the gala celebrating the WOW Awards until Friday, April 16, 2021. Finalists and recipients will be celebrated during a small gathering. The 2021 WOW Awards gala will return to celebrate 2020 and 2021 recipients Friday, October 16, 2021.
National retailer and maker of artisan-quality lighting, furniture and accessories Kingshaven has opened a new showroom at the trade-focused Decoration & Design Building (DDB) in New York City. The KingsHaven showroom opened to design professionals with a wide range of ready-to-ship light fixtures and custom lighting options through the company’s Customization Workroom concept.
International Market Centers (IMC) has announced that 73% of IMC’s 800+ High Point resources have confirmed they will open for Fall Market. Its 17 High Point Market properties will welcome more than 90 new, expanding and relocating showrooms and temporary exhibits to Fall 2020 High Point Market, running Oct. 13 – Oct. 21, 2020.
PA-based Furniture First buying group added two new members to its roster last month: Brashears and Samsen Furniture.
A well-established leader in the bedding industry, Eclipse International is expanding its Chittenden & Eastman Tiffany Collection to include a fourth model further solidifying its position as a premier resource for affordable luxury mattresses. The collection includes four models all hand-crafted and hand-tufted featuring curated materials like organic New Zealand wool, rich layers of cotton, Talalay latex and a high coil count, pocketed coil-on-coil system.
Surya has released a curated luxury catalog featuring top of the line rugs with exceptional design, quality and craftsmanship. In the exclusive 347-page book, large-scale product and lifestyle photography bring each rug to life, highlighting the richness of patterns, colors and textures.