Home decor growth at Las Vegas Market
The upcoming Summer Market nears 100% occupancy in its C4 showcase of fine home décor and textiles resources
Las Vegas Market announced today continued growth of its better home décor resources with more than a dozen high-profile suppliers opening or expanding showrooms for the upcoming Summer Market, Sunday, July 27, to Thursday, July 31, 2014.
“Las Vegas Market continues to experience dramatic expansion in better home décor resources as part of our overall strategic growth plan, and the C4 showcase of fine home décor and textiles resources is nearly 100% leased,” said Dorothy Belshaw, president of Gift & Home Décor, International Market Centers. “The latest additions of new resources and expansions by existing tenants further reinforce Las Vegas Market’s position as the leading furniture, home decor and gift destination in the western United States.”
New suppliers debuting showrooms on the fourth floor of Building C this summer include Bungalow 5, a New York City-based group of architects and designers who design and produce unique and stylish home furnishings and accessories, opening a 3,017-square-foot showroom; and Outpost Original Inc., a Canadian importer of fine African handcrafted furniture, pillows, throws, carpets, hides, lamps and accessories, opening a 600-square-foot showroom. In addition to these newcomers, Lowcountry Originals will relocate to a new space on C4 and expand its size by 500-square feet, bringing its total showroom space to 1,666-square feet.
Two additional well-known home décor suppliers also are expanding existing showrooms on C4. The Bramble Company, supplier of intricately designed and handcrafted wood furniture, is adding 1,642-square feet to bring its total showroom space to 8,058-square feet; and Moe’s Home Collection, a supplier of beautiful furniture, accessories and home décor from across the globe, is adding 1,641-square feet to bring its total showroom size to 8,284-square feet. Global Views, a wholesaler of elegant, exotic, refined & unique accessories & home décor, is expanding its showroom on the first floor of Building A by 2,748-square feet, bringing its total space to 13,461-square feet.
Building C’s seventh floor also is seeing an influx of new better home décor resources for the summer market. Four newcomers for July are Artissimo, which designs and manufactures ready-to-hang wall décor, opening a 2,543-square-foot showroom; Park Hill Collection, a leading supplier of gifts, home décor and vintage reproductions, debuting a 6,597-square-foot location; and Steven Shell, a supplier of internationally-inspired eclectic furniture and accessories, opening a 4,774-square-foot showroom. In addition, Port to Port Import/Export, a supplier of global home furnishings and accessories is relocating from World Market Center’s Building A to a new 2,760-square-foot showroom on C7.
Four well-known home décor suppliers also are opening new showrooms on the fourth floor of Building B for the July Market: Atlanta-based Amer Rugs, a leading producer of handmade carpets and rugs, is opening a 2,080-square-foot showroom; Dallas-based Jene's Collection, an importer of handcrafted and hand-finished screens, wall décor, accent furniture, lighting, tapestries, planters and decorative accessories, is debuting a 1,920-square-foot location; previously announced Kalaty Rugs, a fourth generation, family-owned supplier of fine hand-crafted area rugs and accessories, will open a 3,779-square-foot showroom; and Donny Osmond Home, a licensing brand launched by the famed entertainer with manufacturing partners that offer a variety of home décor including lighting, accent furniture, floor coverings, decorative accessories and more, is opening an 1,896 square-foot corporate showroom. Donny Osmond Home licensees at Las Vegas Market include A & B Home, also located on B4, Kas Rugs, located on B1, and Bougainvillea, located on B3.
Las Vegas Market has experienced dramatic growth in the gift and home décor product categories since 2013, with 550,000 square feet of expanded showrooms across all three buildings as well as the addition of new resources and categories, such as specialty tabletop, lifestyle merchandise, fashion accessories and artisanal crafts. Notable home decor brands among the 900 new suppliers added in the last year include: Alinea, Andrew Martin/Cisco Brothers, The Bramble Company, Curations Limited, Gabby, Glassisimo, Jamie Dietrich, Jamie Young Company, Karen Robertson Collection, Luna Bella, Moe’s Home Collection, Natural Curiosities, Oly Studio, Roberta Schilling, TerraSur, Visual Comfort, Wildcat Territory, and many more.
Las Vegas Market is the leading furniture, home decor and gift marketplace in the western U.S., presenting 2,000+ gift, home décor and furniture resources in an unrivaled market destination. Las Vegas Market features thousands of gift, furniture and home décor lines, allowing for cross-category commerce among these industries. The Summer 2014 Las Vegas Market runs July 27-31, 2014, at World Market Center Las Vegas.
For more information, visit www.lasvegasmarket.com.