Associations

New York Passes Furniture Stability Law

The New York State Assembly passed “Harper’s Law” on Thursday, May 30 – legislation that prohibits retailers in the state from selling clothing storage furniture that does not comply with the current…

Home Furnishings Assn. to Host Cleveland Leadership Conference

The Home Furnishings Assn. (HFA) will offer an Insights Experience in Cleveland, Ohio, Aug. 14 to 15, 2019. The event will include workshops and other activities designed to help furniture retail…
Interior Design Society Designer of the Year Awards
First place in Kitchens $50,000 and Above: Mary Norris Interiors

Interior Design Society Announces 2018-2019 Designer of the Year Award Recipients

On Saturday, May 4, 2019 members and guests of the Interior Design Society (IDS) gathered in Palm Springs, CA, to honor the winners of the 2018-2019 Designer of the Year Awards. The awards were…
Kerrie Kelly of Kerrie Kelly Design Labs
Kerrie Kelly is a Board Member of ASID and on the editorial advisory board of Furniture, Lighting & Decor

Kerrie Kelly Talks Business and the Power of Community

Kerrie Kelly has a successful career as an interior designer. Her trademarked motto, “Everyone Deserves Great Design” has served her professional development and her business, Kerrie Kelly Design Lab…
ART + IDS Conference
The ART + IDS conference was held in Palm Springs last week.

ART + IDS Conference Offers Networking Opportunities for Interior Designers, Vendors

Hosted by the Accessories Resource Team (ART) and Interior Design Society (IDS), the 2019 ART + IDS Conference was held in Palm Springs, CA, May 1 to 4, 2019. The conference provided a unique…

IFDA's Educational Foundation Announces Professional Grants for 2019

Applications will be accepted between June 1 and June 30, 2019, for 11 professional grants from the Educational Foundation (EF) of the International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA). Since…

International Society of Furniture Designers Elects 2019-2020 Officers & Directors

The International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD) has installed its newly elected 2019 slate of officers and directors.  Tim O’Hare, Executive Vice President of Creative at Caracole, has been…

Furniture Industry Associations Partner on Logistics Conference

Manufacturers, retailers, furniture carriers and logistics companies are invited to Wilmington, NC, June 17 to 19, 2019 for “Charting a New Course,” a logistics conference presented by the American…

American Home Furnishings Alliance Awards 10 Scholarships

The American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) has awarded $25,000 in scholarships to the children of home furnishings industry workers.   The 10 $2,500 scholarships were presented in April by AHFA’s…

IDS Members Nominate Jaipur Living for Vendor Award

Global rug and textiles furnishings company Jaipur Living was selected as a finalist for this year’s Designer’s Choice Vendor Award. Members of the Interior Design Society (IDS) bestow the award on a…