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2018 Lighting Magazine Available Now

The 2018 edition of Lighting magazine is now on newsstands. Produced by the American Lighting Assn. (ALA) in partnership with Better Homes and Gardens, the new issue features a fresh, sophisticated…
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IDS Announces 2017 DOTY Awards

On Wednesday, May 3, members and guests of the Interior Design Society (IDS) gathered in Savannah, GA to honor the winners of the 2017 Designer of the Year competition. The awards were presented by…
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One Simple Way to Curb Showrooming

In the last year, showrooming has been a hot-button topic of conversation among retailers all over the country. In market halls, we've heard retailers swap stories about consumers with their noses in…

Nominations Open for 30th Annual ARTS Awards

Dallas Market Center and ART, the creative home furnishings network, today announced that nominations are officially open for the 30th Annual ARTS Awards. The ARTS Awards, presented each January…

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…
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3 Takeaways from ASID's 2018 Interior Design Outlook and State of the Industry Report

The American Society of Interior Designers released its annual Interior Design Outlook and State of the Industry Report. There's a ton to unpack with great information for interior designers as well…
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SFC Highlights Green Furnishings Trends in New Consumer Study

Green home decor products may be good for the environment and our health, but are people actually willing to buy them? The Sustainable Furnishings Council’s (SFC) newly-released Green Home…

ART + IDS Conference Registration Open

Registration is now open for the second combined conference of ART + IDS taking place in Savannah, GA, at The DeSoto from April 30 to May 2, 2018. This unique collaboration encourages interior…

Houston Furniture Bank to be Honored at ARTS Awards

Dallas Market Center and ART, the Creative Home Furnishings Network, announced that the Houston Furniture Bank will receive a Humanitarian Award at the 29th Annual ARTS Awards. The Houston Furniture…
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The stage filled up quickly on Tuesday morning as the 2017 Lighting for Tomorrow winners were announced.

Lighting for Tomorrow 2017 Winners Announced at ALA Conference

The winners of the 2017 Lighting for Tomorrow awards were announced today at the annual American Lighting Assn. (ALA) conference at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Vancouver, Canada. This year's Lighting…