Colors: Blue Color

International Market Centers (IMC) has hired Caroline Russell as the new Design Services Manager. Russell will focus on driving Open Daily and at-market attendance of designers and home retailers to AmericasMart and providing on-site customer service once they arrive. IMC also has released its full 2022 schedule of “Market Wednesday” activities at AmericasMart Atlanta.

Launched in January 2022, COVER Curates is a new way for leading handmade rug brands to present their latest collections, developments and designs to buyers worldwide online. The concept has been specifically developed in consultation with key figures in the industry looking for a swift and effective way to communicate newly available products to an appropriate audience when travel is not always possible.

Global rug and textiles furnishings company Jaipur Living introduces its first rug release of the year. The January 2022 releases from Jaipur Living celebrate the season of comfort. From understated, sophisticated design to modern textures and patterns, these styles ground your home. With a focus on quality over quality, Jaipur Living is getting back to its roots as 50 rugs make their debut across 10 new and seven existing collections that are shoppable on Jaipur Living’s website. In addition, news styles have been added to the unique Manchaha Collection.

With the Winter 2022 Las Vegas Market quickly approaching, Karastan Rugs has been working behind the scenes with designer Stacy Garcia to create unique, one-of-a-kind lines. They will be highlighting Garcia’s “Rendition” collection launched in High Point 2021 to their west coast account base with the addition of four new rugs at this Las Vegas Market, January 23 – 27, 2022.

Atlanta Market was the epicenter of the nation’s gift and home décor buying with brands and sales agencies reporting record sales at the close of the winter 2022 edition, January 11-18, at AmericasMart Atlanta.

“Buyers meant business in Atlanta this week – they came ready to source with the confidence that Atlanta Market would deliver the must-have product needed for the new year,” said Bob Maricich, International Market Centers (IMC) CEO. “Based on the reports of record-breaking sales and growth in order size, it appears that buyers found what they were looking for – and more!”

Leading floor covering and home accents manufacturer Nourison will be introducing new abstract Prismatic area rug designs and 57 Grand by Nicole Curtis Series 2 and Series 3 collections at Las Vegas Market, January 23-27.

New designs from Nourison’s best-selling Prismatic collection in a blend of New Zealand wool and silky Luxcelle include PRS27 Grey/Seafoam with ripples of grey and blue accented with swirls of gold, PRS28 Grey/Gold with layers of soft grey highlighted by swirls of carved golden yellow accents, and PRS29 Gold/Multicolor with shades of golden yellow, orange, and burnt red appear atop its blue ground.

Registration for the Spring 2022 High Point Market is now open for home furnishings buyers, international buyers, exhibitors, industry, press, and students. Scheduled for April 2-6, interested members of the home furnishings industry can register online at highpointmarket.org/register. Attendees are encouraged to begin their Spring Market planning now, especially with the dates being so early in April this cycle.

Atlanta Market named four products as Market Snapshot People’s Choice winners, selected by popular vote from some 40 Winter 2022 finalists: Allsop Home & Garden for the Stella Deco Solar Lantern; Annie Selke for the Dash & Albert Wales Kilim Woven Wool Rug; BrüMate for the Gold Leopard ReHydration Bottle 25oz; and Zuo for the Christian Side Table Black & White. The winners are on display at the Winter 2022 Atlanta Market, running through January 18, 2022, at AmericasMart Atlanta.

Award-winning rug manufacturer, Feizy Rugs, is excited to announce its Las Vegas showroom (Building C; Space 180) will now be open to visitors year-round. Starting January 10, 2022, the showroom will be available to visit Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Through a showroom management partnership with Vanguard furniture, sophisticated rug enthusiasts can now browse elegantly fine rugs during every season.