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NOURISON RUGS FEATURED IN AWARD-WINNING "LOVE LETTER" SPACE AT SUMMER 2019 NY NOW


Warm earthy colors, sculptural elements and a Nourison Radiant rug complementing a playful mix of art and sculpture earned IFDA New York's Innovative Booth Design Award for The Love Letter Transcend space at NY Now.

SADDLE BROOK, NJ -- Designers Beth Diana Smith and Kiyonda Powell curated their award-winning exhibit at NY Now with a trio of Nourison area rugs chosen for their texture and saturated hues.


 
MONETIZING INSTAGRAM: Q&A WITH ERIN VOGELPOHL, ORIAN'S RISING E-STAR


Erin Vogelpohl, founder of the successful My Texas House blog and Instagram sensation, introduced Las Vegas Market shoppers to her new collection with Orian. Shown, Lady Bird rug.

LAS VEGAS -- The meteoric success of Orian's new partnership with social media hit My Texas House and its founder Erin Vogelpohl, is becoming a new model for 21st century retail collaboration.


 
DUELING DESIGN FAIRS: RUG TRENDS AT SHOPPE OBJECT AND NY NOW 

Rugs from classic to avant-garde were on show at NY Now and Shoppe Object, New York's competing design fairs running simultaneously last weekend, with everything from antique importers to crafty boutiques on the exhibitor rolls.

NEW YORK --The competition got heated in the design show business last weekend with overlapping dates for two dueling fairs in Manhattan: the fledgling Shoppe Object and the established NY Now. 


 
JAIPUR LIVING HONORED WITH 2019 DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARD BY ICFA


Jaipur Living will be awarded its 2019 Design Excellence Award in the rugs and flooring category at the Casual Market Chicago in September. The winning rug is Farra from the Indie collection. 

ACKWORTH, Ga.  -- Jaipur Living is pleased to announce its Indie Collection Farra rug (IDE04) has been recognized by the International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA) for outstanding product design.   


 
LAS VEGAS MARKET RAISES $16,000 FOR GIFT FOR LIFE


A record 500 supporters joined Bob Maricich of IMC and headliner Kathy Ireland at the ninth annual "Up on the Roof" Gift for Life fundraiser during Las Vegas Market. 

LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas Market announced today that its ninth annual "Up on the Roof" Gift for Life fundraiser generated $16,000 for DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS. 


 
S&H RUGS HEADS TO NY NOW WITH FRESH FASHION, UPBEAT 2019 FORECAST 
 
Expected to be among designers' favorites at the S&H booth #2568 at NY Now (Aug.11-14) are classics in fashion colors, such as Sunset Rosettes hand-knotted in wool and pure silk (SH47203).

NEW YORK -- With 2019 sales of its hand-knotted rugs outpacing the same period a year earlier, S&H expects the summer edition of NY Now and a burst of new designer projects to help close the year on a high note. 



 
THE 22+ HOTTEST AREA RUGS AT LAS VEGAS MARKET, PART 1


LAS VEGAS -- Despite sweltering temperatures hitting at the height of the dog days of summer, Las Vegas Market pulled in some top names in the retail and interior design business who were hoping to pick up the latest fashion looks in area rugs.


 
THE 22+ HOTTEST AREA RUGS AT LAS VEGAS MARKET, PART 2


LAS VEGAS -- In summer's second -- and quite literally hottest -- show of the season, Las Vegas Market showcased the red-hot trends area rug shoppers were scooping up.


 
LAS VEGAS MARKET PEOPLE & PARTIES, EXCLUSIVE SHOWROOM TOUR - PART 1



LAS VEGAS -- RugNews.com introduces the buyers, designers and celebs who turned out at the summer 2019 edition of Las Vegas Market to shop the latest area rug fashions in an exclusive two-part series.


 
LAS VEGAS MARKET PEOPLE & PARTIES, EXCLUSIVE SHOWROOM TOUR - PART 2



LAS VEGAS -- RugNews.com continues its coverage of the people and parties that made the summer 2019 Las Vegas Market a success with Part 2 of its exclusive tour.
 

 
STRONG ORDER WRITING & EXCLUSIVE PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHT SUMMER 2019 LAS VEGAS MARKET


LAS VEGAS -- Strong order writing, buzzworthy programming and industry-exclusive special events highlighted the summer 2019 Las Vegas Market, IMC's CE0 Bob Maricich reports. 


 
LAS VEGAS MARKET RUG EXHIBITORS TALK STRATEGIES, EXPECTATIONS


RugNews.com queries key area rug exhibitors for Part 2 of our exclusive summer market business story. Pictured, the Tropicals trend exemplified in the Marina collection by Liora Manne.

LAS VEGAS -- With Las Vegas Market now the preferred summer show for most area rug companies, exhibitors have high expectations for this week's edition to set the momentum for an upbeat 2019 second half.


 
TOP-SCORING RUGS AT ATLANTA MARKET GIVE INSIGHTS TO FALL TRENDS
          

ATLANTA -- RugNews.com uncovers the rugs that garnered attention at Atlanta Market, with 16 exhibitors agreeing that their shining stars will inform the designs they introduce this week in Las Vegas and in High Point come fall.


 
 
AREA RUG BUYERS: SEE AND BE SEEN AT THESE LAS VEGAS MARKET EVENTS

LAS VEGAS - Mark your calendars for these special events and area rug showroom parties to be held during Las Vegas Market beginning Sunday, July 28.


 
DYNAMIC RUGS EXPECTS BEST SUMMER, DEBUTS RECORD NUMBER OF PRODUCTS


Dynamic Rugs' introductions focus on top-selling trends including Danish cozy and Swedish simplicity. Above, a design (27039) from the popular Quartz collection, which adds new looks in Vegas.

LAS VEGAS -- Dynamic Rugs, which celebrates 25 years in business during 2019, anticipates that the 2019 summer Las Vegas Market will top prior summer sales and that the remainder of 2019 will end strong as well.


 
TAYSE PREDICTS BEST SUMMER TO DATE, STRONG END TO YEAR


Tayse, a go-to source for in-outdrugs, expands offering in the category with the sophisticated new flat-woven Parkside collection.

LAS VEGAS -- Tayse Rugs anticipates a record-breaking summer market as it introduces its latest area collections and also grows some popular existing collections, according to Jackie Preavette, the company's recently appointed director of sales.


 
HRI BULLISH ON LAS VEGAS MARKET, ANTICIPATES UPBEAT 2019

 
With 2019 off to a strong start, HRI expects to continue that trend thanks to a slew of right-on-trend area rug introductions. Shown, a sweater-inspired Dorset collection design.
 
 LAS VEGAS -- With a positive start to the beginning of the year, Harounian Rugs International (HRI) heads confidently to Las Vegas expecting its latest area rugs and Wesley Mancini license program to result in a strong summer market.


 
ORIENTAL WEAVERS RELEASES 2019-2020 PRINT CATALOG


Oriental Weavers' new catalog features more than 500 pages incorporating more than 150 introductions within 12 new collections on show at Las Vegas Market.


DALTON, Ga. -- Oriental Weavers, a global manufacturer of power-loomed rugs, announces the release of their 2019-2020 rug catalog just in time for the summer market and the fall selling season. 


 
IMC NAMES CAIN BRODIE GENERAL MANAGER OF LAS VEGAS DESIGN CENTER


LAS VEGAS -- IMC has promoted Cain Brodie to general manager of Las Vegas Design Center effective Aug. 1. 


 
COURISTAN EXPECTS BUSY VEGAS, FOCUSES ON ANNUAL TRENDS WITH SUMMER SHOPPERS
 
 
Couristan's summer 2019 Vegas area rug assortment will focus on the key trends laid out in its annual trend video. 

LAS VEGAS -- Couristan looks forward to a busy Las Vegas Market focusing its showroom on the key directions laid out in its annual trend video, launching here and prominently displayed.
 

 
















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