Protecting Oriental Rugs from Moths by Sam Presnell

Did you know that moth damage is one of the worst things that can happen to your rug? Listen as Sam Presnell of the...

The Difference Between BDNY and the High Point Market? Design!

The BDNY market is for specifically for the Hospitality market.  High Point has a more diverse audience.   At BDNY the booths call out to...

What Leslie Stroh Learned About Rugs and Hospitality at BDNY

The design objective is to create a memorable and unique experience in “home away from home” for the traveler of today. BDNY (Boutique Design New...

Nourison Hospitality Appoints Dipesh Haria Creative Director

Dipesh Haria, the Creative Director for Nourison Hospitality was at  the BDNY show.  He was walking and talking so much that we were unable...

Prices Realized at NOA Living Bankruptcy Sale

Leland Little Auctions sold about 2,500 lots of goods at a forced bankruptcy sale to satisfy the bankruptcy trustee for NOAA LIVING. The retail...

Leslie Stroh’s Cryptic Comments on Home Fashions Week

Two words: Soft - Shiny  And that means new fibers to compete with viscose: polyester and polypropylene. From a design perspective one word: texture.  Whether it...

Showroom Displays At NY Home Fashions Market are Inspiration for Retailers

Home Fashions Exhibitors show retailers how to entice customers into a buying experience. Mohawk welcomes the visitor in with a statement rug and then offers...

The End of The World is Not Coming To Retail!

A New York Times article says Amazon is not putting retailers out of business, because people like to shop.

Augmented Reality for Home Furnishings

Last year, William Sonoma spent $112 million purchasing Outward, Inc., a tech company that would help Pottery Barn and West Elm stores visualize how...

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