A photo submission of a 1947 classic wing chair and matching ottoman has been chosen as the winner of Sam Moore’s “Search for Vintage” social media contest.
Home design expert Christina Anstead, star of HGTV’s Flip or Flop and Christina on the Coast, is partnering with Spectra Home Furniture to create Christina Home Designs, an easy-living lifestyle collection designed for today’s busy families. The approximately 30-piece California modern upholstery and occasional accents collection offers families fashionable looks at affordable prices. The collection is scheduled to debut in the Spectra Home showroom, 200 N. Hamilton, at the October High Point Market and be available on retail floors by the end of 2020.
Shayla Copas Interiors, a national award-winning design firm, has announced Malina Tabor as the new director of marketing & public relations. After a career in corporate marketing and editorial work, Tabor joined the firm to oversee the strategic marketing and public relations for new products and services released.
Totowa, New Jersey-based Precision Textiles, a leading supplier of coated fabrics, nonwovens and laminations for the bedding, home furnishings, automotive, and healthcare industries, has sold more than 10 million yards of its newly launched Medical Gown Series fabric line, which is enough material to produce 5 million hospital gowns. The milestone supports the growing demand for domestically produced medical gowns for healthcare personnel on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Las Vegas Market has announced its first-ever Build the Room: Virtual Showhouse, a project in which 12 well-known designers use cross-category exhibitor product to create a show-stopping room. The program, which will soon be live on the lasvegasmarket.com website, comes to life during two hour-long webinars on Aug. 20 and Aug. 27 when designers detail the ideas and inspirations behind their respective rooms.
Three industry associations have joined High Point Market Authority to support the new, three-period safe attendance plan for Fall Market, Oct. 13-21, 2020. This is the first initiative of its kind.
NY NOW, the modern wholesale market for retailers and specialty buyers seeking diversity and discovery, has decided, based on recent developments related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and after consultation with their community partners, to cancel the NY NOW Fall Edition and co-located National Stationery Show, which had been scheduled for October 18-20, 2020, at the Jacob Javits Center.