SURYA RECEIVES BEST OF HOUZZ
2015 AWARD FOR DESIGN
Surya received a Best Of Houzz 2015 badge on
its profile, reflecting the popularity of the brand's products
among Houzz users.
CALHOUN, GA - Surya received the Best of Houzz 2015 award in the Design category by
the online home remodeling and design platform. This marks the second
consecutive year that the home accessories brand has received this
THE RUG SHOW ADDS SAMAD,
ZOLLANVARI AND SAHAR CARPET
study high end rugs at last year's Rug Show. More leading vendors have
signed on for 2015.
NOURISON HOSTS CELEB DESIGNERS
AT LAS VEGAS 35th ANNIVERSARY PARTY
partner Michael Amini with Alex Peykar of Nourison at the company's 35th
anniversary celebration Sunday night at Las Vegas Market.
Las Vegas - Nourison
continued its 35th anniversary festivities in Las Vegas on Sunday,
Jan. 18, with a party at its World Market Center showroom, C-112. Guests of
honor, licensing partners Michael Amini and Barclay Butera were the highlight of
the evening, on hand to meet and greet attendees.
KAS LAUNCHES FIRST
DONNY OSMOND OUTDOOR RUGS
Maricich, IMC's CEO (left) and interior designer Dann Foley (right)
celebrate with Debbie and Donny Osmond at the KAS Rugs "Lunch with
Donnie and Debbie" event on Monday at Las Vegas Market. Debbie told
RugNews.com she liked the versatility of using the transitional
easy-care rugs in indoor or outdoor settings.
INTERTEXTILE SHANGHAI HOME TEXTILES
MARKET SET FOR AUGUST 2015
SHANGHAI, CHINA - The Fall edition of Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles is set to take place at the National Exhibition and Convention Center, August 26 to 28, here.
LOLOI WINS ARTS AWARD DURING DALLAS TOTAL HOME AND GIFT
Cyrus Loloi and Hamed Damavandi of Loloi, the winner of
the area rugs award at the 26th Annual Arts Awards gala event at the
Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas during the Dallas Total Home & Gift
DALLAS, TX - Loloi received the award for area rugs during the Dallas
Total Home and Gift Market's 26th annual ARTS Awards ceremony, Friday,
Jan. 16. The event was held at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, here.
COURISTAN KICKS OFF BEVY
OF RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONIES AT AMERICASMART
Couristan execs Steve Codella, Amy
Chato-Colon, and Ron Couri with Kevin Malkiewicz of AmericasMart at
ribbon cutting ceremony for the company's expanded showroom.
Atlanta, GA -Couristan kicked off a bevy of new showroom openings and expansions
with the first ribbon cutting ceremony of the Atlanta International Rug Market
on January 7. The company expanded and upgraded its AmericasMart showroom space
6-D-11 with 1,400 additional sq. ft. of space to showcase a growing assortment
of area rugs.
DOMOTEX 2015 ANNOUNCES CARPET DESIGN AWARDS WINNERS
Domotex Carpet Design Awards winners
GERMANY - Domotex 2015 has announced the winners of the Carpet Design Awards
presented by Innovations@Domotex 2015. On Sunday, January 18, prizes were
awarded to the best designer carpets in eight categories by an international
jury of carpet and design experts. The public will also be able to select their
favorite at the end of Domotex, January 20.
SURYA PREVIEWS INTERACTIVE
CUSTOM ART PROGRAM
RugNews.com previews Surya's
interactive custom art program at Atlanta Rug Market
with demo here by Allen Parker.
ATLANTA - Surya previewed its new
interactive custom art program during Atlanta international Rug Market last
week, and RugNews.com got a sneak peek prior to the official unveiling at
Dallas and Las Vegas markets. The program, which goes live on Surya.com later
this month, gives dealers a point of difference in the marketplace, and
consumers the opportunity to personalize wall art to their own tastes and
budgets. Made in the U.S., the custom-specified art work can be shipped in as
little as five business days.
KALATY INTRODUCES JOSIE
Carol Tisch of RugNews.com gets
the scoop from Josie Natori and Mike Kalaty at Atlanta Market launch
party. See the collection at Kalaty's new World Market center showroom
B-455 at this week's Las Vegas Market.
LAS VEGAS - The new collection of
17 rugs by iconic fashion
designer Josie Natori for Kalaty will star at the grand opening celebration of
the rug maker's Las Vegas showroom (B-455) on Monday, Jan. 19 from 4:00 to 6:00
pm. But the drama began on Jan.8 with the collection's unveiling at Atlanta
International Rug Market where the designer was on hand at Kalaty's
AmericasMart showroom to meet and greet buyers. Tomorrow's event will include
cocktails, dinner and entertainment.
THE INTERNATIONAL SURFACES EVENT TO INTRODUCE
BOOTH CRAWL CHALLENGE AT TISE 2015
FIRST LOOK AT WINTER MARKETS NEW PRODUCTS
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descriptions and pictures,
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NAMED VISUAL DISPLAY
WINNER IN ATLANTA
left: Amir Loloi, Cyrus Loloi, Erin Munoz and Phil Koufidakis of Baker
Bros. in Phoenix, and Tim Ward of Loloi, in front of the new Cyrus
DALLAS, TX –
Loloi was recognized by AmericasMart at last week’s Atlanta International Gift &
Home Furnishings Market with a Best Visual Display award for the creative
merchandising of its showroom, MM 4-D-2. Prominent in the expansive Loloi
showroom was a dramatic presentation of the new Anastasia collection, which
Cyrus Loloi said was the biggest introduction in the company’s history.
40TH ANNIVERSARY A WINNER
AmericasMart exec Kevin Malkiewicz, presented an America's
Magnificent Carpet Award to Momeni president Reza Momeni with Tara
Horne, sales rep and Hadi Sattari, national sales manager of Momeni.
Atlanta, GA - Momeni made news at the Atlanta International Area Rug Market last week on
several fronts, including the 2015 kick-off of the company's 40th
RETAILERS CELEBRATE NOURISON'S
35TH WITH TWO GENERATIONS OF PEYKAR FAMILY
The Rugs as Art team from Sarasota, FL: Jesse, John, Lucy and
Carrie Murse celebrate Nourison's 35th anniversary
with Mina and Alex Peykar of Nourison.
GA - A who's who of rug buyers and retail executives joined Nourison in
celebrating its 35th anniversary on Thursday, Jan. 8, during the Atlanta
International Area Rug Market at its AmericasMart showroom.
INDUSTRY VETERAN ANDOLINO
LAUNCHES MANAGEMENT GROUP
ORIENTAL WEAVERS TO HOST
VEGAS NIGHT DURING LAS VEGAS MARKET