Tag Archives: Jamie Drake

A Milestone for Forty One Madison

Laurie Burns

When Forty One Madison opens its doors for the New York Tabletop Show this month, it will herald a significant milestone—its 40th anniversary as a tabletop showroom building. One hundred fifteen brands call Forty One Madison home, ranging from first tenants Noritake (the very first to sign a lease), Mr. Christmas, Nikko, Oneida, Reed &More »

Last updated: October 13, 2014

Forty One Madison Marks 40th Anniversary

Forty One Madison

NEW YORK–Forty years ago Noritake signed a lease for a showroom—the first—at Forty One Madison. Today, 115 leading brands have located their wholesale showrooms at the building and during the upcoming New York Tabletop Market (Oct. 21-24), the building will celebrate the milestone. “While we stay true to our mission of excellence by providing theMore »

Last updated: August 27, 2014

HFend | A Century of Safavieh | May 2014

Safavieh

Safavieh kicked off its centennial anniversary this year with a celebratory party at High Point Market. Almost 300 people attended the event, including designers Thom Filicia, Thomas O’Brien, Jamie Drake, Alexa Hampton and Libby Langdon and co-sponsor International Market Centers’ Bob Maricich and Tom Mitchell. Today, the business is run by the five Yaraghi brothers.More »

Last updated: April 25, 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

Blog: Rug Highlights from High Point

Orian Soft Touch

HIGH POINT, N.C.–High Point Market got underway this past weekend, and introductions in the rug category included new licenses as well as expanded ones, and focuses on metallics, handcrafted looks and recycled and natural materials. Jute and leather are two hot materials in the rug arena, and at Loloi, the Edge collection combines both forMore »

Last updated: April 7, 2014

Rug-Related Events at High Point Market

High Point Market

HIGH POINT, N.C.–March Madness, designer launches and a 100th anniversary are only some of the party themes planned for High Point Market, which starts this Saturday, April 5. In addition, there are also educational opportunities as well. Be sure to put these on your schedule. Sunday, April 6: 3 p.m.: Jaipur will host the DesignMore »

Last updated: April 1, 2014