High Point Market Opens



HIGH POINT, N.C.–High Point Market opens today with thousands of items to be introduced in product categories including furniture, rugs, home decor, lighting and more.

The North Carolina town will enjoy some star power this time around, with Martha Stewart and Priscilla Presley scheduled to make appearances. Stewart is celebrating the launch of Martha Stewart Fine Furniture at the ML Brands International showroom at 4 p.m. today (Saturday, April 21). Presley will appear for a meet and greet reception for the Priscilla Presley Home Collection at the HStudio Showroom (IHFC Main-Interhall Space IH607) on Sunday, April 22, 3:30 p.m.

Surya will kick off its new 26,000-square-foot showroom at Showplace 4100, Surya with a party on Sunday at 6 p.m.

Other highly anticipated introductions include the HGTV Furniture collection from Bassett. Currey & Company, best known for its lighting and furniture, enters the floor-covering category with a collection of handmade rugs. Nourison is expanding its Joseph Abboud offerings to include decorative pillows.

High Point Market Opens



HIGH POINT, N.C.—The High Point Market began here on Saturday, Oct. 16, and runs through Thursday, Oct. 21.

In addition to the thousands of home furnishings introductions in categories including furniture, lighting and floor covering, and events galore, for this year’s event the Market Authority has unveiled MyMarket, a Web site to allow attendees to find exhibitors, presenters and events. MyMarket, which is mobile-browser compatible, can be accessed at highpointmarket.org.

Market highlights include the tenth anniversary celebration for Showplace, the multi-tenant showroom building, and the grand opening of the Antique and Design Center of High Point.