Tag: fashion and interior trends

Heimtextil 2019 Preview
Trade Shows and Trends | January 2, 2019
Heimtextil 2019 Preview

Happy New Year!  Well it’s official – I’ve been invited to attend Heimtextil, the world’s largest trade fair focusing on textiles for the home and furnishings sector, which takes place January 8-11, 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany.  It is a place where retailers, wholesalers, designers, and architects come to source fabrics for window and upholstery,  textiles for the bedroom, bathroom and…

Tribal Influences are Coming on Strong for Spring/Summer 2014
Trade Shows and Trends | September 30, 2013
Tribal Influences are Coming on Strong for Spring/Summer 2014

As always, the trends in fashion and interiors go hand in hand, but instead of fashion paving the way for the trends in interiors, this past season I have seen the opposite with interiors leading the way.   While attending High Point Market this past April, I noticed a few subtle references to African tribal art, and then while attending…

Uncategorized | August 5, 2013
Rags to Rugs: Fashion as an Inspiration to the Season’s Hottest Rugs

Fashion and interior color and design trends have always gone hand in hand, which is why so many fashion designers find themselves making the transition into interior design (myself included).  In any given season, one can see the common colors and themes running throughout  both fashion and interior collections. While at Las Vegas Market last week, a rug executive mentioned…