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Oriental Weavers Debuts 2014/2015 Catalog

Oriental Weavers Rug Fashion Catalog

DALTON, Ga.-Oriental Weavers has released its 2014/2015 Rug Fashion Catalog. Totaling more than 500 pages and featuring more than 1,300 rugs, the catalog is the largest and most comprehensive the company has ever published, Oriental Weavers said in a statement. It focuses exclusively on area rugs, for which the company offers retailers every size withMore »

Last updated: June 6, 2014

Kas Rugs Taps Welch as National Sales Manager

Kevin Welch

SOMERSET, N.J.–Kas Rugs has named Kevin Welch national sales manager, reporting to Rao Yarlagadda, president. Welch succeeds Steve Roan, who has left the company. Welch was most recently in the same position at Rizzy Home. He has also held sales management positions at Karastan and Oriental Weavers. “Kevin joins Kas as a long-time veteran ofMore »

Last updated: May 23, 2014

Blue – and More – on View in New York

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Blue was the hue on view at the recent New York Home Fashions Market, as this colorway—while always popular—has been on the rise in the home furnishings category. Other themes at market included shags and Americana. At Maples Industries, “colors like blue are doing extremely well,” said Arnie Stevens, vice president of sales. “All typesMore »

Last updated: April 30, 2014

Rugs | High Point Highlights | April 2014

Foreign Accents

Saturated colors, exploded florals, distressed designs—it’s all part of the lineup of introductions at this month’s High Point Market.  Here’s a preview of what will be seen.—Andrea Lillo CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Last updated: April 8, 2014

Rugs in New York | March 2014

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The first New York Home Fashions Market of the year takes place in New York this month, with the next generation of accent, area and bath rugs debuting. From traditional designs to the fun and whimsical, here is a selection of what attendees will see at this show.—Andrea Lillo CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Last updated: March 20, 2014

Oriental Weavers Rug Featured on NBC’s “The Today Show”

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DALTON, Ga.–Pantone’s color of 2014—Radiant Orchid—was a featured segment on the December 5 episode of NBC’s “The Today Show,” which included a rug from Pantone licensee Oriental Weavers. The show, hosted by Carson Daly, gave the rug—from Oriental Weavers’ Prismatic collection—exposure to more than one million consumers worldwide, Oriental Weavers said. “We could not beMore »

Last updated: December 27, 2013

Trends | Ready for Radiant Orchid | Jan 2014

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Pantone declared Radiant Orchid to be the color of the year for 2014,  and home furnishings manufacturers responded almost immediately with items reflecting the trend-right hue. Many of these products will make their debuts at January trade shows. The most difficult part will be to pick a favorite.—Andrea Lillo CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE

Last updated: January 17, 2014