Handley Drive

31st ARTS Nomination Panel Announced

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, today announced the members of the 31st Annual ARTS Awards Nomination Panel, a group of independent industry professionals who…
Rick Janecek, new creative director of Uttermost Revelation
Rick Janecek joins Uttermost Revelation from Handley Drive

Uttermost Acquires Assets of Handley Drive

Uttermost, a major manufacturer and wholesaler of home accessories and furniture, today announced it has acquired the assets of Handley Drive with co-founder Rick Janecek joining the company as …

Setting the Scene

How to Set Up Your Buying Plan for Successful Merchandising Good merchandising starts with a solid buying plan. Here’s what our showroom experts want you to know. Determine your lifestyles, then…

Touching Vase

Two fresh colors play well in new vessels — say hello to textural white and variable shades of green.    The Areca tall vase from Zuo Modern in lush shades of green would be a fresh focus placed…

Our Editor's #ViewOnVegas Picks

Suede chandeliers from CDI Furniture   Davis says: "Lighting as decoration is something I love, love, love, and these make such a design statement! New this year for CDI, they're handmade in India…

The Essential Guide to the 2018 ART & IDS Conference

In less than a month, members of the Accessories Resource Team (ART) and the Interior Design Society (IDS) will join forces once again for the 2018 ART + IDS Conference. After the first successful…
Coco & Dash
Coco & Dash

Retail Road Trip: Dallas

Coco & Dash The new year brought more rocky news for the retail industry. Toys R Us announced it would close nearly one fifth of its stores in North America. JC Penney also quietly announced…
Whiteboard with tasks organized by weeks written on it
Get off the whiteboard and onto the internet. (Photo: Startup Stock Photos from Pexels)

4 Online Project Management Tools That Actually Manage

Are these scenarios familiar: An annoyed customer calls for the second time to ask why an associate didn't follow up on her question. The second part of an order was never placed, and now the…

Point of Interest

Say “buh bye” to boring pulls — at the fall High Point Market, oversized hardware grabbed the eye.   The Tiza gesso door fronts on John-Richard’s Mercia bar cabinet provide the perfect backdrop…
Venya sculpture with mirrored cube center from Uttermost
(Photo: Uttermost)

Hot at High Point: Decorative Accessories

At the spring market, three looks stole the show: crystal gems, seaside charms and 3-D geometrics.   Crystal Gems Nature’s bounty: These accessories star mineral crystals, polished fresh from the…