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Hearts Awards
Thom Filicia and Carson Kressley hosted the HEARTS Awards.

HEARTS Awards Honors Industry Pandemic Heroes

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, honored 12 heroes of the pandemic at the HEARTS Awards, which took place Friday, June 26 in Dallas during the summer edition of…

New Technologies Add Touchable Textures to Performance Fabrics

Through a designed yarn approach to its textiles, Designtex has applied its performance properties to fabric collections that span contract, residential and hospitality while keeping hand soft, and…

Texture Adds to Residential Appeal of Performance Fabrics

Once relegated to the commercial and hospitality sectors, along with some outdoor, performance fabrics are now a regular on home furnishings in residential settings. Advances in performance, color…
Sam Moore Daxton Sofa and Danae Recliner_Performance
Sam Moore Daxton Sofa and Danae Recliner

Textiles Designed to Perform Sustainably

Once found primarily in high-traffic commercial and hospitality settings, performance textiles are increasingly making their way into people’s homes. As performance fabric technology evolves,…
West Elm Designtex Performance Fabric Crypton
Designtex and retailer West Elm have partnered on a new performance fabric collection

West Elm, Designtex Partner with New Performance Fabric Collection

Designtex has announced the release of four new textile patterns with West Elm, the fourth collaboration between the two companies. The Designtex + West Elm Collection combines residential look and…

Universal Launches Special Order Upholstery Program

Universal Furniture is launching a special order upholstery program featuring 425 fabrics, 200 frames and six finishes out of its new upholstery plant in Conover, NC. “Special order is the next step…
madcap
“We love to mix patterns in unexpected ways that, ultimately, come together harmoniously,” Madcap’s Nixon says. “In this space, greens and blues are the dominant colors and carry through the room.”

Pattern Play: Designers and Retailers Encourage the Creative Use of Patterns 

It’s often said that fashion trends influence home trends, and as maximalism reigns supreme on the runways, it’s making its way into homes in the form of patterns and prints on upholstered furniture…

Register for Universal Furniture's Virtual Market

In light of the postponement of High Point Market, Universal Furniture's virtual market for its retail and design customers, April 22-27, is underway! “Our products are ready and the showroom is…
Stacy Garcia for Crypton Home
Stacy Garcia for Crypton Home

Crypton Reduces Fluorine Use to 0.1% or Less

Crypton, a provider of performance fabric technologies in the contract and residential furnishings markets announces the refinement of their process for Crypton to possess 0.1% or less total fluorine…

High Point Market Introduces New Partner Pop-Up Program for Fall Market 2019

The High Point Market Authority introduces the Partner Pop-Up series for fall market, Oct. 19-23, in collaboration with industry partners Crypton, Monogram and Steelyard. The Partner Pop-Up program…