After several years of solid acceleration, annual growth in national home improvement and repair spending is expected to soften in 2019, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.
Las Vegas Market has announced that temporary gift and home décor leasing is pacing at an all-time high with nearly 600 new and returning exhibitors expected to bring a variety of resources to the Pavilions for 2019 Winter Las Vegas Market, running Jan. 27 – Jan. 31, 2019.
Fine home furnishings distributor Baker has introduced No. 10, a new portfolio with rare combinations of materials and a distinctive color palette to define a bold new direction for the company. The portfolio of luxurious furniture, finishes, lighting and textiles is its first all in-house collection in recent history, planned over several years by its design team under the direction of Baker Chief Creative Officer Tristan Butterfield.
WestEdge Design Fair, the West Coast’s contemporary design fair hosted its opening night party last week featuring a highly curated selection of domestic and international manufacturers and independent designers and makers.
The High Point Market Authority has teamed up with several partners to accept furniture donations from exhibitors following the close of Fall Market. These donations will aid in the relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Florence in the eastern part of North Carolina.
Las Vegas Design Center (LVDC) is offering interior designers and other members of the trade an opportunity to lease office space on the second floor of Building A. The design offices provide nearly 20 work spaces with benefits that include flexible space sizes, competitive rates, negotiable term length, conference room, break room, valet parking, 24-hour receiving, on-site restaurant/bar, 24-hour security in a centralized location.
Tina Nicole, principal designer and co-founder at Los Angeles-based Nathan Anthony Furniture, has earned a fifth International Design and Architecture Award (IDAA), for Nathan Anthony’s AERIE occasional chair.