Tag: Kim Salmela Atelier

Accent Chairs - My Top Picks at High Point Market
Home Furnishings | December 4, 2013
Accent Chairs – My Top Picks at High Point Market

One of the things I love doing while at market is to look at the many variations of accent chairs there are available in the market.  Here I have compiled some of my favorites, which consist of all different styles and shapes.  The juxtaposition of texture, materials, and even time periods make for fresh looking and appealing products. Lexington Home…

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…

My Top 10 Chair Picks from High Point Market
Home Furnishings | May 2, 2013
My Top 10 Chair Picks from High Point Market

TOP 10 CHAIR PICKS I always love a chair that makes a statement. There were so many chairs to be seen at High Point, but just a few that stood out in my mind as exceptional. Given where I grew up, I have always been a fan of classic and timeless – with a little twist of course, but with…