AmericasMart to present extensive Temporaries at July market
Home Accents Today Staff -- Home Accents Today, June 21, 2012
ATLANTA -- The AmerciasMart Temporaries, July 13-17, will once again run in tandem with the Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, which includes Home/Gift/Apparel, July 11-18, and the Atlanta International Area Rug Market, July 12-15.
"AmericasMart's Temporaries offer the latest in what's new because our team of savvy professionals travels the globe ferreting out the world's most innovative trends and most talented emerging designers," said Jo Ann Miller Marshall, executive vice president, AmericasMart. "Our mission is to assemble the best and broadest collections within each segment we serve so retailers can easily differentiate their stores based on the product choices they make during Market."
The HD Home Preview Party on Thursday, July 12, on Building 1, Floor 1, Center Hall, will present some of the most sought-after names in home furnishings. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and drinks while previewing the lines, including new HD Home exhibitors The Amy Howard Collection and French Heritage.
High Design LUXE also returns with new and past exhibitors ranging from Grace & Blake, with chic modern lucite furniture and accessories, to Veritas LLC, with hand-made crystal. High Design LUXE is in Building 2 WestWing, Floor 1, lobby.
Made in America, which debuted in January, returns with an expanded collection of gift and décor products that are produced in the United States. Housed in Building 3, Floor 2, Made in America exhibitors include furniture, home décor, tabletop, jewelry, art, edibles and more categories. On Friday, July 13, Julie Reiser, president and co-founder of Made in USA Certified, will discuss the overall market trends in buying American.
The Global Designs category features companies selling handmade items from around the world while emphasizing corporate altruism.
Building 1 will host the Home Accents/Home Furnishings/Fine Linens collection on Floor 7.
A complete list of Temporary collections and their corresponding location follows:
Floor 1: HD Home (Juried Collection)
Floor 7: Home Accents & Home Furnishings; Fine Linens & Home Textiles
Building 2 WestWing
Floor 1: HIGH DESIGN (Juried Collection); High Design LUXE (Juried Collection)
Floor 2: Gourmet Foods; Gourmet LUXE (Juried Collection)
Floor 3: Gourmet Housewares; Living and Entertaining: Gift, Tabletop & Accessories
Floor 4: Birding & Backyard Nature; Coastal Lifestyles Collection; Living. Outdoor/Indoor. The Gardens.
Floor 1: Cash & Carry Jewelry; Holiday, Floral, Baskets, Halloween
Floor 2: Emerging Artist (Juried Collection); Global
Designs; Handmade Designs & Handmade Jewelry (Juried Collection); Made in America (Juried Collection); Museum Gifts & Fine Gifts
Floor 3: Body & Soul, Spa Products; Children's World; Modern Baby & Contemporary Kid (Juried Collection)
Floor 4: BOUTIQUE (Juried Collection); Down to Business; Jewelry & Fashion Accessories (Order Writing Only); Luggage & Travel Accessories; Paper Boutique (Juried Collection); Write On! Stationery, Imprinting, Paper & Occasions
Floor 5: Collegiate Products; General Gift, Resort & Souvenir; Pampered Pets
Uttermost and Surya at the Dallas Market Center