Sustainability: 2024 Color and Textile Trends for the Home

I was recently in Frankfurt, Germany to attend Heimtextil 2023   and more importantly, to cover the color and textile trends for 2024.  This year’s theme was “Textile Matters”, which encompassed 4 key color and textile trends: Make and Remake, From … Read MoreSustainability: 2024 Color and Textile Trends for the Home

High Point Market Insiders Tour -Spring 2023

It’s that time again.  High Point Market is right around the corner.  If you are a first time designer and have never been to market or you haven’t been to market in a while, your first stop should be the High … Read MoreHigh Point Market Insiders Tour -Spring 2023

Heimtextil 2023 Preview

Happy New year!  There is no better way to kick off the year than by attending Heimtextil 2023.  This year’s home textile fair will be taking place from January 10-13, 2023 at Messe Frankfurt.  Once again, I was invited to … Read MoreHeimtextil 2023 Preview

Home Textile and Color Trends for 2023 – Heimtextil 2022 Overview

A couple of weeks ago I attended the special summer edition of Heimtextil 2022 where the home textile and color trends for 2023 were on display in full force. This year’s overarching theme was “Next Horizons”, which encompassed 4 key … Read MoreHome Textile and Color Trends for 2023 – Heimtextil 2022 Overview

Heimtextil 2022 Preview

This week I am headed to Frankfurt, Germany to cover the international textile trends at Heimtextil 2022.  The last time Heimtextil was held was in January 2020, and this time, because it was postponed from this past January, I will … Read MoreHeimtextil 2022 Preview

8 Kitchen and Bath Trends to Watch in 2022 :: KBIS 2022 Recap

KBIS 2022 RECAP – Kitchen and bath trends I’m back from KBIS (the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show) where I make my yearly trek to check out the latest kitchen and bath trends and newest product introductions and innovations.  This … Read More8 Kitchen and Bath Trends to Watch in 2022 :: KBIS 2022 Recap

High Point Market -2021 Furniture Trends

HIGH POINT MARKET – SPRING 2021 FURNITURE TRENDS Fresh  off of High Point Market this week, I have a lot to report back on the 2021 High Point Market furniture trends.  Every 6 months I head to High Point, North … Read MoreHigh Point Market -2021 Furniture Trends

8 Kitchen and Bath Trends – KBIS 2020

Kitchen and Bath Trends for 2020 What is popular in the kitchen and bath for 2020?  I recently returned from my annual trek to KBIS, the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show, where the biggest players in kitchen and bath unveil … Read More8 Kitchen and Bath Trends – KBIS 2020

Navigating High Point Market Like a Pro

Navigating High Point Market Like a Pro High Point Market Insider’s Tour, Fall 2019 Navigating High Point Market is not as difficult as one may think.  Are you attending for the first time, alone or a bit overwhelmed?  Fear no … Read MoreNavigating High Point Market Like a Pro

2020 Textile Trends seen at Heimtextil – Part 2

This post is a continuation of yesterday’s post, which highlighted Trend Space at Heimtextil 2020.  Yesterday I gave an overview of the overarching theme, “Where I Belong” which encompassed 5 key textile trends for 2020: Heritage Lux Multi-Local Maximum Glam … Read More2020 Textile Trends seen at Heimtextil – Part 2