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Laura A. Suglia-Isgro, ASID, KAS Interiors LLC, Chagrin Falls, OH, April 2015

| Apr 29, 2015
Laura A. Suglia-Isgro, ASID, KAS Interiors LLC, Chagrin Falls, OH, April 2015

What markets do you attend regularly? Well, our firm is located near Cleveland, Ohio and our nearest Design Center is the Ohio Design Center. I spend a lot of time there and find it a great resource for many of my projects. Additionally, I visit High Point Furniture market, NeoCon in Chicago and also the Atlanta Gift & Furniture […]

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Linda K. Kusmer, Allied ASID, Total Interior Designs, Inc., Chesterfield MO, April 2015

| Apr 29, 2015
Linda K. Kusmer, Allied ASID, Total Interior Designs, Inc., Chesterfield MO, April 2015

What markets or design centers do you attend regularly? I attend local markets and Design Centers, such as KDR and D&D. I used to go to Chicago market but haven’t lately. Do you have favorite sources for buying rugs? It depends on the caliber of rug, there are many qualities of rugs. I use Oriental Weavers and […]

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Michelle Rohrer-Lauer, Allied ASID Michelle’s Interiors, Chicago, IL, March 2015

| Mar 20, 2015
Michelle Rohrer-Lauer, Allied ASID Michelle’s Interiors, Chicago, IL, March 2015

What markets do you attend regularly? We tend to use the Merchandise Mart and the Arlington Heights Design Centers the most, but we also frequent the Design Centers in various areas when traveling. We attend most of the Chicago Markets (like NeoCon and SoFa) and try to get to High Point each year as well. […]

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Stephen Lloyd, ASID SRL Interior Design Ltd. Evanston, IL, March 2015

| Mar 20, 2015
Stephen Lloyd, ASID SRL Interior Design Ltd. Evanston, IL, March 2015

What markets or design centers do you  attend regularly? Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL Design Center of the Americas (DCOTA), Dania Beach, FL South Florida Design Park, Hollywood, FL Do you buy many rugs online? Not many, but when we do, we sometimes use Rugs Direct.com. What is of utmost importance to you when choosing the […]

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Sue Adams, Allied ASID Sue Adams Interiors, Gloucester, MA, February 2015

| Feb 20, 2015
Sue Adams, Allied ASID Sue Adams Interiors, Gloucester, MA, February 2015

What markets do you attend regularly? I go primarily to the High Point market and to Atlanta, as I consider those two the major markets. Do you have a favorite source for buying your rugs? Yes, I like Landry & Arcari Rugs with three locations—in Boston, Framingham, and Salem. They offer me great service and […]

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Donna Terry, ASID Boston Design and Interiors, Inc., Boston, MA, February 2015

| Feb 20, 2015
Donna Terry, ASID Boston Design and Interiors, Inc., Boston, MA, February 2015

Where do you begin? Boston Design and Interiors begins every project with a client in a dialogue that helps them discover those specific elements of interior design they are most drawn to. In addition, I have found that exposing clients to elements of architectural detailing and “objets d’art” rooted in a historical style helps them […]

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Evon McAngus, ASID & IIDA, W Columbia SC Westend Interiors, division of Evon Kirkland Interiors, January 2015

| Jan 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Evon McAngus, ASID & IIDA, W Columbia SC Westend Interiors, division of Evon Kirkland Interiors, January 2015

Do you have a favorite source for your rugs? We like working with Surya, because they have a wide variety of styles and colors of rugs. They have great flatweave rugs that work for kids’ rooms and outdoor areas, because they are inexpensive and durable. We also like Saddlemans for their unique hair-on-hide rugs and […]

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Susan Victor, Nandina Home & Design, Aiken SC & Atlanta, GA, January 2015

| Jan 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Susan Victor, Nandina Home & Design, Aiken SC & Atlanta, GA, January 2015

What markets and design centers do you attend regularly? We attend every High Point & Atlanta market, and sometimes make it to New York. As we have a store in Atlanta and it is not too long a drive from Aiken, we go to ADAC fairly often. Do you have a favorite style or fiber for your rugs? As designers, our goal […]

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Roger F. Zwickel, ASID, R Design Studio Inc, Miami Beach FL, December 2014

| Dec 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Roger F. Zwickel, ASID, R Design Studio Inc, Miami Beach FL, December 2014

Do you have a favorite source? We have several favorite sources. They all offer beautiful products in an endless array of options: Carpet Boutique, Bay Harbor Rug Gallery, Rugs By Zhaleh, and retailers, such as Anima Domus, Addison House, Scan Design, and Artefacto are some of our favorites. What is the most important feature to you […]

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Bonnie S. Muxo, ASID Design Momentum, Weston FL, December 2014

| Dec 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Bonnie S. Muxo, ASID Design Momentum, Weston FL, December 2014

What markets or design centers do you attend? In South Florida, the Design Center of the Americas (DCOTA) and Miromar Design Center in Naples, Florida, provide a great local resource for custom and quality flooring showrooms. High Point and NEOCON are two markets that are comprehensive and invaluable to designers and specifiers. Do you have […]

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