Tag Archives: Pantone

Marsala Makers: Rug Companies Celebrate new Pantone Color of the Year

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NEW YORK—With Pantone’s announcement of Marsala as its color of the year for 2015, rug companies have already highlighted a number of designs that incorporate this red-brown wine hue. As Pantone’s exclusive licensee, Oriental Weavers already has a slew of designs ready to be introduced next month at the January markets. “We are extremely proudMore »

Last updated: December 9, 2014

Pantone Names Marsala Color of the Year

Marsala is Pantone's Color of the Year.

CARLSTADT, N.J.–Pantone today announced Marsala, a naturally robust and earthy wine red, as the Color of the Year for 2015. “Much like the fortified wine that gives Marsala its name, this tasteful hue embodies the satisfying richness of a fulfilling meal, while its grounding red-brown roots emanate a sophisticated, natural earthiness,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executiveMore »

Last updated: December 4, 2014

IHA Consumer Website Launches

Inspired Home

ROSEMONT, Ill.–The International Housewares Association (IHA) has unveiled its new online home resource for consumers, called Inspired Home. Covering a wide range of lifestyle categories, the new site allows consumers to connect directly with the IHA’s member companies and brands. Inspired Home will include DIY tips, home ideas, seasonal recipes and product information across aMore »

Last updated: October 16, 2014

Nourison Appoints Marra as Marketing Head

Giovanni Marra

SADDLE BROOK, N.J.–Giovanni Marra has joined Nourison as director of marketing and digital strategy, reporting to Vice President of Operations Andrew Peykar. He succeeds Thomas Itty, who served as director of marketing. Marra comes to Nourison from Pantone where he served as director of corporate marketing. Prior to Pantone he was director of client servicesMore »

Last updated: June 19, 2014

Pantone Unveils Color Trends for 2015

Pantone View home + interiors 2015

CHICAGO-Pantone unveiled Pantone View home + interiors 2015, a compendium of major color trends that will influence the home and interiors marketplace in 2015 at the International Home + Housewares Show here. Containing nine key trend palettes, plus individual color and material direction, Pantone View home + interiors arms home furnishings and interior designers withMore »

Last updated: March 18, 2014

Rug Companies Debut New Showrooms, Collections, More in Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS–It’s been a whirlwind of activity at Las Vegas Market in the rug category, as companies opened new showrooms, hosted presentations, and, of course, debuted a plethora of patterns. Designer Mike Farrell came to Market both with new designs for his collection with Surya, and to share what inspires him in a special presentationMore »

Last updated: January 28, 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