Valdese Weavers

Blake Millinor and Mike Shelton
Blake Millinor and Mike Shelton

Blake Millinor Named President of Valdese Weavers

​Mike Shelton, President and CEO of Valdese Weavers, announced Blake Millinor’s appointment as President today at the company’s headquarters in Valdese, North Carolina. Shelton will continue to serve…
valdese weavers, seaqual, textiles, marine plastic
Valdese Weavers has joined forces with Seaqual to upcycle marine plastic into fabric.

Valdese Weavers Partners with Seaqual on Marine Plastic Upcycled Textiles

For 20 years, Valdese Weavers has been recycling plastics into timeless textiles and the company is evolving its commitment to making a positive difference on the environment by launching a new…
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,…
patrick shelton
Patrick Shelton

Patrick Shelton Joins ITA Board of Directors

Patrick Shelton, Vice President of Sales with Valdese Weavers, has been elected to join the International Textile Alliance (ITA) Board of Directors.  “I am very excited to be adding another member…

Valdese Weavers to Open New High Point Showroom

Valdese Weavers is relocating their High Point showroom to 311 N. Hamilton Street from their previous location at Market Square Tower. The company will occupy the entire third floor of the 311…

Valdese Weavers Introduces the Fiber Workshop Collection

Valdese Weavers will debut their Fiber Workshop collection at the International Textile Alliance’s (ITA) fall 2019 Showtime Market.  “We opened the toolbox and encouraged the design team to…

InsideOut Performance Fabrics Opens Outreach Gallery

InsideOut Performance Fabrics will open a new outreach gallery in Suite #313 of the 200 Steele Building at High Point Market on Thursday, Oct. 17 at 12 p.m. Due to the rapid growth of InsideOut…
Allison Paladino E.J. Victor collection
From her E.J. Victor collection, Allison Paladino covered the Margie sectional in a Perennials velvet and a Ralph Lauren chair in a Perennials woven.

The Evolution of Performance Fabric Offerings

Performance makers continue to elevate performance fabrics for luxury and design in hospitality and residential settings. Fashion trends come and go, but true macro trends — like the continuing…

Calico Launches New Performance Fabrics Collection from Inside Out

Calico today announced it is launching a new collection of Inside Out performance fabrics. Created for the 70+ Calico stores, this collection of 51 indoor-outdoor fabrics—crafted by the studio…

WithIt Announces New Executive Advisory Council

WithIt, the women's leadership development network serving the home and furnishings industries, has announced the formation of an Executive Advisory Council. The Council is a group of influential…