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Surya Kicks Off Think Pink Promotion

Surya’s Think Pink web page

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has again partnered with the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) to help increase awareness of breast cancer and the need for early detection and treatment through its Think Pink campaign. From now through the end of October, Surya will donate 10 percent of proceeds from the sale of 60 pink products to NBCFMore »

Last updated: September 24, 2014

Three New Pavilions Added at Market Square

Market Square & Suites Announces Event Line-Up for October Market

HIGH POINT, N.C.–A completely redesigned top floor of the Suites at Market Square that has three new pavilions debuts this fall at High Point Market. The new pavilions are Soft Goods; Modern Living; and Fashion, Accessories & Gift. The Soft Goods Pavilion features home textiles, linens, pillows, throws and top-of-bed, window treatments, table linens, napkins,More »

Last updated: September 24, 2014

Kas Rugs to Unveil New High Point Showroom

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By Andrea Lillo SOMERSET, N.J.–Kas Rugs is moving into a new showroom at High Point Market. At 6,500 square feet, the new spot is more than 60 percent larger than its former location and will enable the company to show all of its product offerings, including poufs and pillows, and its licensed lines, the companyMore »

Last updated: September 23, 2014

New Space for Kaleen in N.C.

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DALTON, Ga.–Next month, Kaleen Rugs will open its new 4,200-square-foot showroom at High Point Market. It will be located in Showplace in space #2345. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 20. “Our new High Point showroom continues the rebranding of Kaleen,” said Monty Rathi, chief operating officer. “The showroomMore »

Last updated: September 23, 2014

Cold Picnic Launches Rug Category

Cold Picnic’s The Caves of Hans-Sur-Lesse design

By Andrea Lillo BROOKLYN, N.Y.–Cold Picnic, a design studio here that makes jewelry, bags and wall hangings, has expanded into the rug category with four designs. While most of its line is handmade in Brooklyn, the rugs are handtufted in India. The designs and sizes are: The Caves of Hans-Sur-Lesse ($1,210 for a 5-by-7); Crete,More »

Last updated: September 23, 2014

Couristan, Trans Ocean Import Win Awards at Casual Market

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CHICAGO–At the International Casual Furniture & Accessories Market here last week, two rug manufacturers received awards for excellence. Couristan was honored with the International Casual Furnishings Association (ICFA) Design Excellence Award in the Outdoor Carpeting, Rugs & Flooring category, while Trans-Ocean received a Manufacturer Leadership Award, also in the Outdoor Carpeting, Rugs & Flooring category.More »

Last updated: September 23, 2014

Rhody Rugs Appoints Rowinski National Sales and Marketing Director

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LINCOLN, R.I.–Rhody Rugs has named Kate Rowinski director of sales and marketing—a new position—to help the braided rug company develop its growing portfolio of regional and national accounts. She reports to Ronnie Agrela, president, Rhody Rugs. Rowinski has spent her career in the home furnishings and catalog industry, specializing in marketing, merchandising and product development.More »

Last updated: September 23, 2014

Emma Gardner’s Metamorphosis Expands

The new Parasols design from Emma Gardner

PETALUMA, Calif.—Metamorphosis, a handknotted line made of wool and silk from emma gardner design, has now grown to include two new patterns: Hoot and Parasols, both available in two colorways. The collection now has seven designs. Gardner’s whimsical and stylized designs use bold colors and both Hoot and Parasols are made from handknotted Tibetan woolMore »

Last updated: September 23, 2014