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Momeni Announces Logo Rebrand

Momeni, Inc., one of the world’s leading floor covering manufacturers, today announced a corporate rebranding to its logo and the debut of a new showroom at High Point Market this spring. Reza…

Sunbrella, Ballard Designs Launch Indoor Performance Upholstery Collection

In an exciting new debut, veteran home furnishings retailer Ballard Designs and performance textile leader Sunbrella® have partnered to launch the retailer’s first collection of performance fabrics…
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Justin Shaulis Named Design Ambassador for Howard Elliott

Howard Elliott announced today that New York City-based Design Consultant Justin Shaulis will serve as the company’s Design Ambassador. Shaulis is best known for his high-profile residential design…
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The Tax Bill Passed. What Now?

This week, Congress passed a massive new tax bill into law, and it's now on President Donald Trump's desk. The bill is expect to take effect immediately, which could mean some big changes in 2018.…
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“We put roofs on our houses to protect them, and there’s not a hardwood floor in America that doesn’t have a performance finish, as does every piece of wood furniture sold. But the sofa, which is most vulnerable, is often left naked,” says Liam Waters, Vice President of Design and Marketing, LiveSmart by Culp.”

The Performance Factor

Fact: There are four times more pets in the U.S. than children. According to a Washington Post article on the subject entitled, “Millennials Are Picking Pets Over People,” three-quarters of Americans…
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StyleCraft Distribution Footprint Surpasses 1 Million Square Feet Worldwide

StyleCraft Home Collection announced this week that it will expand its current headquarters in Southaven, MS to 400,000 square feet of warehouse, office and showroom space. The company now has more…
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Sustainable Furnishings Council Update

“What’s it Made of?” Initiative The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFC) has joined together with partners American Sustainable Business Council, Center for Environmental Health, Healthy Materials…
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Cur8's Design Activism

In the home decor industry, colors and styles filter in and out every season, but most chandeliers, dining tables and mirrors at markets today function in the same general way they did 10, 20 and…
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Designer Q&A: Jacob Marks

Jacob Marks founded Skram Furniture in 2001 with the goal of creating a furniture design studio dedicated to quality craftsmanship, sustainability and creating products made to last. We spoke with…

Idea Board: Eco Style

Making environmentally friendly furniture, lighting and decor selections will not only affect the planet positively, but it can contribute to personal wellness. This new crop of sustainable products…