22478 Fri, 09/02/2011 - 10:36am
Besides the New York Home Fashions Market, two other rug markets take place this month in New York: Metro Market Week and the New York International Carpet Show.
The New York International Carpet Show will be held September 11-13 at 7 West 34th St. Events during the show include the 7 W Designer Day series panel “Selecting the Right Carpet: From Contemporary to Classic to Custom” on Sept. 12, at 11:30 am on the 11th floor. Moderated by Annie Block of Interior Design magazine, the panel will include interior designer Carl D’Aquino, rug designer Amy Helfand and ASID interior and rug designer Pedro Lima. A complimentary lunch hosted by 7 West 34 will follow.
NYICS exhibitors include Aara Rug Company, Amadi, Apadana, Ariana Rugs, Art Resources, Asha Carpets, Azad USA, Boga Carpets, Cadry’s, Caravan Rug Corp., Chelsea Carpets, Creative Matters, D & K Wholesale, Eliko Antique & Decorative Carpets, F.J. Kashanian, French Accents, French Market Collection, Jade, JD Staron Galleries, Kooches, Lapchi Hand-woven Carpets, Mobayen, Nalbandian, Nature’s Loom, New Moon, Nomadic Trading Company, Persian Gallery, Robin Gray Design, Siouni, LLC, Tamarian, The New England Collection, Tibetano, Turkmen Rugs, Wool & Silk Rugs, Woven Legends and Zollanvari.
Now in its eighth year, Metro Market Week, Sept. 12-15, takes place throughout the New York and New Jersey metropolitan area at area rug importers’ showrooms. Exhibitors include A. Davoodzadeh & Son, LLC, Apadana, Atlas Rug Corp., Banilivy Rug Corp., Bokara Rug Company, D & K Wholesale, French Accents, Hakim Oriental Rugs, Harounian Rugs International, Kalaty Rug Corp., Momeni, Inc., Nature’s Loom, Nasiri, Neman International, Inc., The New England Collection, Nourison Industries, Pasargad, Persian Gallery New York, S & H Rugs, Safavieh, Samad, Shalom Brothers, Siouni, LLC, Tufenkian Artisan Carpets and Warp & Weft.