Made in the USA product see resurgence
August 18, 2010-- Home Accents Today,
Not long ago, there was some backlash against products advertised as Made in the USA, some sources tell Home Accents Today. The general consensus was that domestically produced items were overpriced and not measurably better than their Asian-made counterparts. That trend has done a bit of an about face, though. As consumers begin actively searching for home accents that are made state-side, retailers follow suit. This summer, bring stylized flora and fauna motifs inside. Mix sophisticated lines and a breezy laid-back attitude for a Made in the USA look that just comes naturally. - Angela Labrecque
ANNIEGLASS The square Birdie plate from Annieglass' Nature Series boasts a satin silvertone bird motif over frosted glass ($44)
SEDGEFIELD BY ADAMS A beguiling taffy yellow finish draws attention to the Bermuda table lamp's solid turned wood base, while its cream linen drum shade features a natural and renewable Bahaman sea fan with a pearl finish. The base and shade are made by Sedgefield by Adams artisans in High Point, N.C. ($299)
CAROLINA GIRL FURNITURE The Tweetie Girl sofa from Carolina Girl Furniture showcases two bird and branch-themed pillows, plus its made-in-North Carolina eco-friendly foam and fiber construction ($799).
OX BOW DECOR Ox Bow Decor's line of linen pillows feature botanical and animal motifs printed with water-based inks ($96). The pillows are designed, printed and manufactured in Massachusetts.
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