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Home Accents Today at 30

I think we look pretty good for 30, am I right? Home Accents Today turns 30 this year, and we are celebrating our evolution from an occasional print supplement to Furniture Today to the ever-expanding brand that we are today -- encompassing print... More

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Home Accents Today turns 30 this year, and we are celebrating our evolution from an occasional print supplement to Furniture Today to the ever-expanding brand that we are today -- encompassing print magazines, digital editions, website, newsletters, conferences and events, proprietary research, custom content, videos and more.
Lester

Highlights from the #FloorTour

I recently hit the road to visit a half dozen rug manufacturers in South Carolina and Georgia to learn more about their operations, business practices, and in one case, to cover the groundbreaking of a new world headquarters. Stories from this ex... More

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Thomas Lester is an assistant editor of Home Accents Today. A veteran journalist and storyteller, Lester will bring the stories behind the partnerships, product innovations and personalities in the home accents industry to life in this blog.
Alexa Boschini

New recruits

Google “Millennials in the workplace” and you’ll find countless space dedicated to how Millennials are revolutionizing the office or ruining it, how they’re entrepreneurial or entitled, how their values are completely new o... More

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Alexa Boschini is the associate editor of Home Accents Today. A native of Greensboro, N.C., she graduated from Elon University in 2010 with a degree in journalism. She spent two years as an award-winning education and features reporter with The Sanford (N.C.) Herald and four years covering arts and entertainment for the Greensboro News & Record's Go Triad before joining Progressive Business Media in 2012 as assistant editor for Home Accents Today and Casual Living. She now writes about business, trends, generational dynamics and technology. You can reach her at aboschini@homeaccentstoday.com.

Jenny Heinzen York

Where things stand with HB2

The North Carolina General Assembly and Gov. Pat McCrory enacted the controversial legislation know as House Bill 2 back in the spring. It caused great uproar nationwide and in the home furnishings industry, and led to many threats of boycott of t... More

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Thoughts and musings on the business of home accents.

"Decorating and entertaining are halves of the same apple"

A friend who really knows how to throw a great party gifted me a copy of Entertaining is Fun! How to Be a Popular Hostess by iconic interior decorator Dorothy Draper. Originally published in 1941, Draper’s delightfully timeless book provid... More

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What's going on in design and fashion.
Susan Dickenson

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Highlights, events, editors picks, what's hot, retailer chatter from the home furnishings markets.

Susan Dickenson

Casper Mattress is disrupting sleep

Casper Mattress has gotten a lot of attention - and, apparently, customers - with a unique retail model for the bedroom: The company designed, engineered, markets, sells, and delivers a single "perfect" mattress. It's available in six sizes, at ... More

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Susan Dickenson, Retail Editor, Home Accents Today, @susandickenson