An abundance of new products will be on display when the doors open Tuesday, April 12 – Friday, April 15 for The New York Tabletop Market at Forty One Madison, showroom headquarters for more than 120 of the world’s most renowned brands.
Lenox will introduce a number of new launches in the Fiskars Living Brands' showoorm at the Market.
Waterford will unveil a number of new collections, with a focus on colour this season, including its latest collaboration with Jo Sampson, the award-winning British designer specialising in the creation of bespoke interiors and unique products for global luxury brands.
Enter the Half and Half collection, a contemporary gift range that embraces the modern milieu while remaining true to the Waterford aesthetic. Jo works from a palette of colour, texture, shape and negative space, juxtaposing heavily repeated flat cutting, delineating wedge cuts, striking areas of colour, respites of clear crystal and modernistic silhouettes. Pieces include vases, jugs, a creamer and breakfast cowl and includes shades such as warm orange, teal, azure and mulberry.
Also colourful from Waterford is new barware and accessories range Lismore Pops (pictured), an exciting collection featuring the successful Lismore pattern in stunning shades of cobalt, emerald and purple.
Visit Waterford in the Fiskars Living Brands showroom on the 23rd floor. www.fiskars.comNew York Tabletop Market
In addition to the abundance of new products, lots will be happening for Tabletop Market attendees.
Breakfast Seminar As was recently announced, the Wednesday, April 13th Breakfast Seminar will feature Nicholas M. Dawes from Antiques Roadshow and one of the PBS show’s most respected appraisers of china, glass, silver and decorative objects.
As part of his presentation, Dawes will conduct on-the-spot appraisals for guests who bring their own small tabletop treasures.
“Who doesn’t wonder what happens behind the scenes of Antiques Roadshow? How are the collectors and their possessions chosen for feature, and how do the experts, like Nick, so quickly dig up the historic credentials and assessments,” says Laurie Burns, director and senior vice president of Forty One Madison.
Seating for this 8-9.30am session is limited and reservations are suggested at www.41madison.com.
Interior Designer Day Thursday, April 14th is Interior Designer Day hosted by Traditional Home magazine. Senior Style Editor Krissa Rossbund will moderate a panel discussion, ‘Tabletop: A Secret Sauce to Bottom Line Success.’
The breakfast programme is scheduled for 9.30-10.30am at A Voce, Forty One’s ground-level restaurant. Following, guests can explore and shop the participating showrooms, meet with company executives. and see firsthand the newest products and latest trends. Showrooms remain open until 6pm.
The Rebranded Cafe The Café adjacent to the Buyers Lounge on Level A has been rechristened The Forty One Energy Bar and will be helping showgoers refuel with light bites and beverages served daily. Hours for this service, complimentary of Forty One Madison, are: Tuesday and Thursday, 9.30am-2.30pm; and, Wednesday, 11am – 2.30pm.
PLUS, don't miss two brand-new showrooms - LSA International and Crystalite Bohemia.
For the showrooms listing, app information, and to register, visit www.41madison.com