A roundup of resources on view at Las Vegas Market, Jan. 27 to 31, 2019
Viva La Voile
The Laela coverlet in white is a cotton voile quilted with lean rows of detailed channel stitching. The quilt has an exceptionally soft feel, which is enhanced by the natural texture of the fabric. Orchids Lux Home, 888-278-3682, orchidsluxhome.com
Textures & Tassels
The Common Origins Elan pillow subtly blends black-and-white textured cotton with finishing touches of alternating black-and-white tassels on opposite ends. The 20- by 20-inch pillow comes with a select fill of down and feather. Classic Home, 323-266-8993, classichome.com
Denim & Ivory
The Avery rug is a hand-woven soft flat weave in ivory and denim cotton. It is offered in two sizes: 2 by 3 and 3 by 5 feet. Pom Pom At Home, 818-847-0150, pompomathome.com
The Wellness Collection features pillows infused with ingredients such as copper, silver, graphite, charcoal and aloe vera, that are known for natural wellness properties across three themes: increasing mobility and circulation, relaxation, and freshness. Shown (front to back) are: a graphite infused molded memory foam pillow core, and two charcoal-infused memory foam pillows—the first offers the infusion in the cover, the second has the charcoal infused in the foam. Soft-Tex Manufacturing Co., 800-366-2324, soft-tex.com
The Maize Collection features a next-generation non-allergenic, plant-based, soft maize fiber that is 100 percent bio-based carbon material. It is light, offers good insulation, moisture and temperature regulation, has low odor retention and is more breathable than regular synthetic fiber. Maize bedding also includes cotton fabrics certified by GOTS. Northern Feather Canada, 800-663-5965, northern-feather.com
Artisan hand-loomed cotton 24- by 24-inch pillows feature designs as unique as those who create them. Their creation involves spinning and weaving hand-dyed cotton using techniques passed down through generations. Hand-sewn kantha stitching provides the finishing touch. Several designs in four colorways are available. Arcadia Home, 516-776-5799, arcadiahomeinc.com
Celebrating the Year of the Royals is the Royal-sized sham that measures 26 by 36 inches and is offered with pillow insert. It can be used to dress up a king-size bed or to accent a twin or queen bed. The initial embroidery is included at no extra charge. The pillow complements the company’s sheet, towel and robe offerings. The Pillow Bar, 214-939-3696, thepillowbar.com
Made with 100 percent cotton, the Uma pieced quilt presents vintage-inspired patterns and geometric designs. Deep hues in blue, red and yellow create a bohemian feel. Uma is available in twin, queen, and king sizes. It can be paired with the new soft Caleb 100 percent cotton duvet cover in stone (also shown) that features a relaxed rippled texture. Amity Home, 626-334-6771, amityhome.com
These outdoor pillow designs are made with water-resistant polyester covers and polyfill inserts, and include zipper closures. A variety of sizes, color and designs are offered. Divine Home, 609-704-9900, divinehome.us
Las Vegas Market Poised For Record-Breaking Participation
Visitors to Las Vegas Market, Jan. 27 to 31, 2019, will experience a robust array of resources in permanent showrooms as well as in the Pavilions housing temporary exhibits.
Temporary gift and home décor leasing is pacing at an all-time high with nearly 600 new and returning exhibitors. Pavilion One includes GIFT, DESIGN LIFESTYLE and HANDMADE sections. Pavilion Two features HOME, DESIGN HOME and DISCOVERIES: THE ANTIQUE VINTAGE MARKETPLACE.
One of the special events at this Market is Boardroom III, a group of premier interior designers hosted by Gail Doby, consultant and business coach for interior designers. During their five-day visit, the designers will meet with market exhibitors, explore product lines and participate in a three-day business coaching session with Doby.
Doby is also presenting “How to Set Client Expectations & Keep Them, and You, Happy” from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 27. The seminar is open to all Las Vegas Market attendees and will feature “smart steps” for helping designers set boundaries and manage client expectations. The presentation is CEU-accredited and will be followed by a reception with Doby.
Other seminars offered during Market include “Modern Merchandising: Ten Stores That Are Doing It Right,” “Creative Business Strategies To Boost Your Profitability” and “Focus Your Product Selection For Profitability.”
Las Vegas Market is produced by International Market Centers, L.P. (IMC). IMC owns and operates nearly 20 million square feet of exhibition space in High Point, Las Vegas and Atlanta.
For more information and a full listing of seminars and events, visit lasvegasmarket.com.