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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...

Marlys Giordano’s Trend Reports Give Salesmen the Language of Fashion

Marlys Giordano, Couristan's Creative Director, found a man's world in the manufacturing and wholesale end of the rug business. The transformative power of design...

Obeetee Hosted a Conversation Between FIT Students and Design Professionals

With a focus on Home product development and marketing,  and Stacy Garcia, Keita Turner, Heather Zaretsky, Reeta Gyamlani and Laura Hays talked one on...

Valentines On the Floor

Happy Valentine's Day: Red, Pink, Glitter and even hints of Ultra Violet, Pantone Color of the Year.  We send love to the floor by...

TEXTURE – Museum of Flax and River Lys.

TEXTURE is a museum devoted to the history, production and uses of flax. The flax industry was the most important economic activity in the...

Quick Take on NY NOW – Flat Woven equals High Design

New rug designers are using flat woven rugs as the medium of choice.  Previously,a hand tuffted rug was the medium of choice for entry...

Modern Abstracts in Rug design

Known as a movement in the arts that aims to break with classical and traditional forms, modernism has always been a big part of...

The Processes of How to Design & Create a Rug

Part 1. In this three-part series, Rug News and Design Magazine has paired with Textile Girl’s Creative Director Ashley Alford to explain exactly how...

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FIT Entry 09: Warp & Weft/Fashion Institute of Technology student rug...

Shown online for each entry is the collage type story board with an explanation of the thought process by the entrant attached (blow up...

NOURISON Broadloom at SURFACES

NOURISON broadloom line is extensive. They recently acquired Hagaman, a US based manufacturer out of Georgia. TWILIGHT TRELLIES: New Broadloom collection, wool blend but mostly...