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Blog: More New York Tabletop Show Discoveries

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NEW YORK-The New York Tabletop Show ends today, wrapping up what several vendors said has been a satisfying show. Gibson outlined some of what it considers the key trends going forward: Au Naturel, a catch-all phrase for handcrafted pottery looks that display the hand of the artist; black and white; global blue (the key hueMore »

Last updated: October 24, 2014

Museum Weekend is for the Birds

Anna’s Hummingbird

TACOMA, Wash.–Those who love artist Oiva Toikka’s glass birds by iittala are flocking to the Tacoma Museum of Glass in Washington State later this week for a special Bird Lover’s exhibit and bird-making demonstrations by iittala master glassblowers. Toikka’s career with iittala spans 40 years, and in that time he has designed more than 400More »

Last updated: September 30, 2014

Magisso Appoints Pregartner COO

Sue Pregartner

  NEW YORK–Magisso, the Finnish design brand, has named Sue Pregartner chief operating officer for Magisso North America, Inc. as it sets sights on the North American market. It is a new position for the company. Pregartner, who reports to Juhani Sirén, CEO and founder of Magisso, heads up Magisso operations in the U.S. andMore »

Last updated: October 1, 2013