January 2019

12/26/2018
Cover January 2019
Long known as an outdoor manufacturer catering to the luxury market, Brown Jordan is in the midst of a comprehensive rebrand designed to attract a new generation of consumers. “Long a traditional…
The winner of our First Look at Last Look contest, Charley Harold of Dear Charley Designs in Lexington, KY, specializes in approachable, relatable design. Her winning submission, this family room…
Artisanal Embellishment Jana Platina Phipps, the Trim Queen, sees consumers craving that hand-made, artisan touch. These textile embellishments bring uniqueness and beauty to all types of products…
Floral patterns bloom on seating options, bringing in welcome pops of color and big, bold designs. The Meghan swivel chair from Sam Moore features a traditional style with a deluxe seat cushion,…
Two years ago, scientists at the University of Liverpool cracked an almost-200-year-old case when they identified the exact gene mutation that caused the peppered-colored moths living near 19th-…
Your grandpa did business without the internet, but can you? A recent study by The NPD Group’s Checkout E-commerce Tracking service says the lighting industry’s days of poo-pooing the power of e-…
To get a better read on the buying public’s mindset heading into the new year, the Furniture, Lighting & Decor research team surveyed consumers across the country about what matters to them in…
The Danish term for a feeling of contentedness or coziness, hygge embraces simplicity, comforting textures and muted and neutral colors. When interpreted as a rug, it results in these designs that…
For the last five years, marketing firm Walker Sands Communications has been tracking retail data and producing an annual Future of Retail report to understand how the retail landscape is changing.…
These debuting products will start the year off right at Las Vegas Market.  The limited edition Genevieve cubist sculpture from Christopher Guy is poised thoughtfully on a lacquered base and is…
Rahm Emanuel may be mayor of Chicago for a few more months, but designer and shop owner Lynne McDaniel will always reign as a goddess. Her shop, An Orange Moon, specializes in vintage Mid-Century…
These debuting products will start the year off right at the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market.   From Spicher and Co.’s Vintage Vinyl line, the Burdock and Star Saffron and Sage floorcloth is…