Designer-for-president Thom Filicia parades Furniture Today’s Bill McLoughlin through his collections at Eastern Accents (top of bed lines) and Vanguard (home furnishings), showing how he s ready to make America beautiful again. See the videos! Sponsored by MicroD.
An Insider’s View
October 24, 2016
Halloween is almost here, but the real scary event is coming Tuesday of next week. Thinking about not voting? You are not alone. I made the mistake of going on Facebook recently, and some people are posting extreme messages full of undisguised hatred about the candidates and repeating them endlessly. Folks, get a life. Here is a clue: I do not care who you support, and no one else does either. The rational person not necessarily me knows that all this political jousting is exaggerated blather. Generalizations that someone hates an entire religion, race or sex cannot be true. Believing.
October 21, 2016
AT THE MARKET Call me Dave. I come to you today to offer some savvy market advice: Enjoy your journey in High Point. And delight in the many diversions along the way. That handy guide to the fall edition of market comes to you courtesy of “Moby-Dick.” Moby-Dick ? Yes, Herman Melville s masterpiece, published 165 years ago this week, is sweeping and grand enough to still speak to us today, and even this week at market. All it takes is a huge Moby-Dick fan like yours truly to unlock some of the eternal truths in a book that was a.
October 20, 2016
Best ways to get better sleep We all know that it’s important to get a good night’s sleep and that the proper mattress is a critical piece of the puzzle. Here, Steptohealth.com offers four more things that might help folks sleep better. Use them in your in-store conversations with consumers to position yourself as a sleep expert. Fostering a better community Top 100 retailer Mattress Firm does a lot of work in its communities to help foster kids. This month, it is collecting shoes as part of its Mattress Firm Foster Kids Shoe Drive, and it’s.
October 20, 2016
Plenty of goings-on are taking place inside rug showrooms at this week s High Point Market. Buyers and designers who visit will have the chance to see big names, get a first look at plenty of new product and have the chance to cut loose and try new things after long days. A number of special guests will be in rug showrooms to help promote their branded products. In the early portion of the week, the husband-and-wife design tandem, the Novogratz (best known for shows on HGTV and Bravo), will spend plenty of time in Momeni s International Home Furnishings.