Market Preview March 2018

Spring Bouquet – NY Market Area & Accent Rugs

A garden full of resources in showrooms during the New York Home Fashions Market, March 19 to 22, 2018 across major product categories

In Vogue – Beautiful, beloved shades of blue continue to be popular featured colors in rug designs today

Navy Nautical

The Veranda hand-hooked indoor/outdoor rug in navy celebrates sailboats in varied shapes and sizes, and is made with 100 percent polypropylene. Momeni, 800-536-6778,


Japanese Influence

Inspired by the craftsmanship of Japanese denim, the Canvas Denim design offers contrasts between deep indigo and bright white, highlighted
by the shimmer of bamboo silk. The influence of Abstract Expressionists is also seen in the painterly brushstrokes and the “planned randomness” of the design. In addition to custom sizes, these standard sizes are offered: 3 by 5, 6 by 9, 8 by 10, 9 by 12, 10 by 14 and 12 by 16 feet. Tufenkian Artisan Carpets, 503-222-3428,

Blue Bounty

Mixing the tone-on-tone colors with a blend of rich blues brings a modern twist to the new Côte d’Azur Collection. These classic modern designs are made with a soft polypropylene and accentuated with a hand carving technique for added dimension. Carpet Art Deco, 866-321-3326,

Abstract Artistry

The Abstract Collection from Harounian Modern is made in China by hand with 100 percent viscose. The eight patterns in the grouping are available in 4- by 6-, 5- by 8- and 6- by 9-foot sizes. The designs have been created to complement today’s modern décor with up-to-date colors and patterns. Ebisons Harounian Imports, 800-966-6666,

Large-Scale Floral

The Catalina Collection, hand-tufted in China with 100 percent wool, offers contemporary, large-scale floral designs rendered in a medley of on-trend and vibrant colors. Kas Rugs, Inc., 800-967-4254,

Blue & Neutrals

The Enigma Torrent Desert is machine-made in the U.S. with SmartStrand Silk and viscose accent fibers in a contemporary pattern. The shimmering viscose adds a touch of glamour to the SmartStrand yarns. Robin’s-egg blue cascades through the pattern, complementing washes of smoky gray, mushroom, desert, jade, indigo, alabaster and periwinkle. Karastan, 800-845-8877,

Opulent Ombré

The Gaia Collection presents power-loomed shags with a shiny finish and soft hand made with a blend of polyester and polypropylene. The skillful color mixes in each design result in painterly looks. Sizes offered include: 3 feet, 3 inches by 5 feet, 5 inches; 5 feet, 3 inches by 7 feet, 6 inches; 6 feet, 6 inches by 9 feet, 6 inches; 7 foot, 10 inches by 10 feet, 10 inches; 9 feet, 10 inches by 12 feet, 10 inches, and a 2-foot, 2-inch by 7-foot, 6-inch runner. Shown is rug 3723/0723 in ocean. Couristan, Inc., 800-223-6186,

Divine Denim

The Denim Chindi area/accent rug is among the many handmade and machine-made products in accent, area, indoor/outdoor and bath rugs, and
decorative pillows, shower curtains, chenille bedding and table linen collections the company is showcasing during N.Y. Market. The Denim Chindi rug is handmade and available in area and accent sizes. Chesapeake Merchandising, 212-576-1136,

Easy Care Cotton

The Dahlia Collection rugs are easy to care for and soft underfoot, offering cushioning without being too thick to fit under doors. Handmade with 100 percent cotton, Dahlia rugs are available in ivory/blue (shown), ivory/gray, ivory/charcoal and gray. Sizes offered: 2 by 4, 5 by 8 and 8 by 11 feet. Dynamic Rugs, 888-356-6701,

A Touch Of Shimmer

Machine made in the U.S. with SmartStrand Silk fibers and viscose accents, the Cosmopolitan Marais in smoky gray is a 1-inch thick rug that offers a geometric motif in brushed gold and desert layered over a smoky gray and mushroom base. Karastan, 800-845-8877,

Bohemian Style

The Casablanca Collection includes contemporary Bohemian-type patterns using modern yarn colors juxtaposed to create looks that are unique, versatile and on-trend. Hand-tufted in India, the 100 percent wool rugs are offered in these sizes: 2 by 4, 5 by 8 and 8 by 11 feet. Dynamic Rugs, 888-356-6701,


New Line For Nourison

The new Studio NYC Design line includes the Organic Modern Collection, created to infuse any room with energy and motion via its waving simulated brushstroke patterns. Each rug features silky smooth fibers in a jacquard style wave for durability and easy cleaning. Shown are glacier gray (right) and midnight teal (below) options. Nourison, 800-223-1110,

Color Symphony

From the Nature Rocks Collection, Aberdeen II Confetti is made with 100 percent wool. Standard rug sizes available are: 3 by 5, 6 by 9, 8 by 10, 9 by 12, 10 by 14 and 12 by 16 feet. Tufenkian Artisan Carpets, 503-222-3428,

Color Blend

From the Libby Langdon Collection, Homespun is hand-woven in India with a blend of wool and cotton in a low .25-inch pile height with fringe. The woven pattern melds farmhouse chic with Langdon’s timeless design style for a sophisticated yet casual look. Kas Rugs, Inc., 800-967-4254,

Kinetic Design

The modern abstract rug includes patterns that flow from low, tightly looped pile to tall cut pile, giving it a sense of rhythmic movement. All of the cut pile is sheared by hand to create a sculpted appearance. The beige, ivory and gray are enlivened with touches of gold. Rizzy Home, 877 499-7841,

Plush Faux

The Jensen faux fur rugs are offered in prints and solids as well as in regular foam, memory foam and different dye treatments. S.L. Home Fashions, 323-587-0800,