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Jean Liu Closing Time
Jean Liu’s “Closing Time.”

Art of the Table: Designers Breathe New Life into Dining with Vintage China

On today’s menu: vintage china. An increasing number of tables in homes and, surprisingly enough, some of the hottest restaurants and cafes across the country, are being dressed in lovely, heirloom…

High Point Market Announces Keynote Series Speakers for 2019 Spring Market

The High Point Market Authority today announced its Keynote Series lineup for spring market, April 6-10, 2019. This season’s educational series features celebrated podcast host LuAnn Nigara and…
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The Top 10 Home Decor Trends to Look for in 2019, According to Pinterest

At the end of 2018, Pinterest released its Pinterest 100 for this year, highlighting the top trends to expect in categories ranging from travel to fashion to wellness. The trends, based on popular…
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Changing the Face of Furniture

There’s a changing of the guard taking place in all areas of the furniture business, fueled by a new generation of executives unfettered by family legacy and the “that’s the way we’ve always done it…
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Ohh Deer's Cool Cat pillow

Yes, Fur Real: Pet-Friendly Products

Millennials love their pets: In fact, according to the Washington Post and research by Mintel, three-fourths of Americans in their 30s own a dog and over half own a cat. Many, in fact, view their…