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Safavieh to Show Safavieh Couture Furniture at High Point

Safavieh Couture’s Fay Wing Chair

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh has launched a new designer furniture line branded Safavieh Couture. The new wholesale collection will be shown for the first time in its own space, suite 117 at Historic Market Square, during the upcoming October High Point Market. Seventy five pieces representative of the 500-SKU introductory line will be displayed, including SafaviehMore »

Last updated: October 1, 2014

Blog: Reveling in Rugs at the New York Home Fashions Market

Bacova

It was all new in New York this week, as rug manufacturers showed their latest designs for the New York Home Fashions Market. New constructions and licenses were among the introductions, as was the continuing theme of color. Safavieh debuted several new collections this market. Evoke, using a frisee polypropylene yarn, pairs such colors asMore »

Last updated: September 16, 2014

Safavieh Names Edward Pantikian Southeast Sales Manager

Edward Pantikian

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh has promoted Edward Pantikian to sales manager of the Southeast region for the company’s wholesale rug division. He will be responsible for managing and developing business with retailers and designer showrooms within the territory, and promote Safavieh’s complete rug line, which includes more than 115 active collections. Pantikian previously spent the lastMore »

Last updated: June 11, 2014

Blog: Early Spring in High Point

AF Lighting Candice Olson

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Cool, rainy weather did not damper yesterday’s High Point Market as showrooms were busy and introductions and events were plentiful. AF Lighting debuted Candice Olson Loft, a line that offers Olson’s designs at a lower price point than the company’s signature line with the designer. The new line “still has her point ofMore »

Last updated: April 8, 2014

Blog: Color, Natural Materials Headline High Point Market

Bob Mackie Kas

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Now in its fourth day, High Point Market continues to see several themes within the area rug category. Introductions using metallics or shine were seen, as well as ones incorporating natural or recycled materials or handcrafted looks. Color remains a strong focus, and many introductions have vibrant hues. Orian’s Overdyed line included severalMore »

Last updated: April 8, 2014

Safavieh Launches Dream Rooms Microsite and Marketing Campaign

Safavieh Country Manor

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.–Safavieh has launched a microsite, www.safavieh.com/dreamrooms, which features 10 curated lifestyle room photos, all furnished in Safavieh furniture, rugs and decorative accessories. The site targets consumers and offers them inspiration for home decorating, as well as product information. Based on consumer decorating preferences, Safavieh’s Dream Room designs fall into 10 themes: Suburban Exotic,More »

Last updated: February 25, 2014

Looking Back at 2013

Kas Rugs

Rug companies reflect on the year’s highlights By Andrea Lillo As 2013 comes to a close, it’s natural to reflect on what went well for the year—and what was a teachable moment. For the rug industry, companies felt more comfortable trying new things this year than they have in the past, as the economy slowlyMore »

Last updated: November 27, 2013