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    Home Décor Collection Launches in IHFC Highlight October High Point Market

    For Immediate Release
    Home Décor Collection Launches in IHFC Highlight October High Point Market
    Kirk Nix at Palecek, Lillian August at Wendover Art Group, Novogratz Collection at Momeni
    New Tenants Sagebrook Home, Cobra Art, Galaxy Home, New Food Options 

    High Point, NC – (September 15, 2016) – Fall High Point Market, running October 22-26, 2016, ushers in a greater breadth and depth of products, resources and new and expanded showrooms, among current tenants in the home décor and accessory category on floors 2, 3 and 4 in the International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC).

    Be the first to see Kirk Nix’s new furniture collection with his exclusive High Point launch for Palecek (D202). It’s the designer and architect’s first-ever collaboration of this kind. Meet Lillian August at Wendover Art Group (C215) on Sunday October 23 at 4:00 pm and get a behind-the-scenes perspective on her new collection. Howard Elliott is unveiling a completely new look for their showroom (H224) with new resources and market exclusives. Look for exciting new collections at the Momeni showroom (G382) from celebrity husband and wife design duo Cortney and Robert Novogratz as well as new additions Sagebrook Home (H324) and new to the US market Cobra Art (D301). Galaxy Home joins the fourth floor in a new, permanent space (M438), showcasing a broader array of resources.

    “Exclusive launches, showroom expansions and major renewals throughout home décor are a strong indication of the health of our industry,” said Lee Hershberg, Vice President of Home Décor for International Market Centers (IMC). “As we continue to enhance the shopping experience by bringing like-minded tenants together through strategic showroom moves and expansions, the buyer experience becomes easier, more efficient and meaningful, offering an opportunity to shop a greater breadth and depth of products and resources among contiguous home décor and accessory floors.”

    Designer Chad James tours home décor: http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/accessory-floors

    The conveniently located IHFC Accessory floors 2, 3 and 4 are devoted solely to the accessory category, including accent furniture, rugs, lighting, wall décor, floral, decorative accessories and more, and cover the Design, Commerce, Hamilton, Wrenn and Green Wings of IHFC, in addition to the fourth floor of the Main Wing. Exclusive market introductions in April include Revelation from Uttermost – with High Point as the launch point for their complete collection in their 28,000 square-foot showroom – among others, along with a host of notable changes to the IHFC floors.

     For a complete view of showrooms on IHFC Accessory Floors, please visit the exhibitor directory http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/exhibitor-directory/.  For complete information about market events, featured exhibits, new collections and more, visit http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/.

    Hospitality & Events

    Complimentary afternoon bars from 2:00 pm-6:00 pm Saturday-Tuesday on the 4th floor. NEW Pita Delite Grab & Go restaurant on the 3rd floor, Saturday-Tuesday from 1:00 am-3:00 pm. Codarus is hosting a Sip, Shop & Surprise! Event in their showroom (H220), with each of their product lines offering 10 surprises for buyers from 3:00-5:00 pm on Sunday, October 23 and a booksigning of “Sophistication is Overrated” with the Slageter Sisters on Monday, October 24.Wendover Art Group is hosting a series of events in their showroom on the 2nd floor of the Commerce Wing (C215): on Saturday, October 22nd from 3:30 pm-5:30 pm – The Art of the Cocktail: Classic Cocktails at Wendover Art Group; Sunday October 23 at 4:00 pm – Champagne with Lillian August; DAILY Breakfast, Lunch and Happy Hour served daily.

    Find more amenities and events: http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/seminars-and-events/

    Visit: http://www.imchighpointmarket.com/exhibitor-directory/ for a comprehensive listing of exhibitors and showroom locations.

    Fall High Point Market runs from Saturday, October 22 – Wednesday, October 26. Showroom hours are Saturday – Tuesday 8am – 7pm; and Wednesday 8am – 5pm.

    To register: http://www.highpointmarket.org/register

    Find accommodations: http://www.highpointmarket.org/plan-your-trip/accommodations

    Take advantage of the free airport shuttle service: http://www.highpointmarket.org/plan-your-trip/airport-shuttles; and more, visit: http://www.highpointmarket.org/

    About International Market Centers, L.P.
    International Market Centers, L.P. (IMC) is the world’s largest operator of premier showroom space for the furnishings, home décor and gift industries. IMC owns and operates 12.1 million square feet of world-class exhibition space in High Point, N.C. and Las Vegas, including the 14 primary buildings at the High Point Market. In addition, IMC operates the Las Vegas Design Center, a year-round resource open to both the design trade and consumers with more than 40 showrooms and hundreds of designer brands. IMC’s mission is to build and operate an innovative, sustainable, profitable and scalable platform for the furnishings, home décor and gift industries.

    Media Contact:
    Eden Bloss
    Director of Public Relations & Communications
    ebloss@imcenters.com | (336) 821-1548