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    IMC Names Eight Market Snapshot “People’s Choice” Winners at Fall 2021 High Point Market

    High Point, NC – April 3, 2022 – Some 10 products by eight furniture and home décor brands – Christina Sodano Art, Global Views, Ngala Trading Co, Pearl Mantels, Studio A Home, Varaluz, York Wallcoverings and Zuo – are International Market Centers’ (IMC) Market Snapshot “People’s Choice” Award winners for the Spring 2022 High Point Market. The winning products, as well as resources from another 41 finalists, presented by IMC’s exhibitors are featured at High Point Market, which runs through April 6, 2022.

    “The Spring 2022 Market Snapshot ‘People’s Choice’ winners indicate that exciting, bold design is top of mind for designers and retailers this week at High Point Market,” said Dorothy Belshaw, IMC executive vice president, chief customer and marketing officer. “We are inspired by these winners and congratulate them on product excellence.”

    Furniture Winners

    Library Bookcase 

    Library Bookcase Collection by Global Views

    Mango wood with a walnut finish and lacquered brass details.



    Panoramic Server by Ngala Trading Co.

    Modern sideboard server with five doors and an internal shelf featuring a panoramic trompe L'oeil design on the doors showing a tropical vista and an MDF carcass in a Chinese lacquer paint finish can be customized to any Pantone color. Made to order in Durban, South Africa.



    Kelley Accent Chair by Zuo

    Powder-coated aluminum frame with polyurethane weave and olefin polyester covered cushions.

    IHFC & JuniperMarket.com


    Décor Winners


    “Mood Lift” by Christina Sodano Art

    Mixed media on canvas ready to hang.



    48 Inch Zachary Smooth Non-Combustible Mantel Shelf Whitewash Finish by Pearl Mantels

    Lightweight non-combustible mantel in a hand-applied gray wash paint finish for indoor or outdoor use.




    Brado Round Swivel Chair-Stone, Monterey Console-Natural Iron and Monterey Table-Natural Iron by Studio A Home

    The Brado Round Swivel Chair is made of rich woven fabric and walnut wood finish with a 90-degree swivel and a self-return glide. The Monterey Table is made of sand-casted iron with a hand-painted natural iron finish and honed black marble top. The Monterey Console is made of sand-casted iron with a hand-painted natural iron finish and honed black marble top.



    Orbital 16 Light 36 Inch Gold Dust Pendant Ceiling Light by Varaluz

    Gold dust-finish, textured hand-forged recycled steel center hub with premium crystal.

    Market Square


    Barbier Wallpaper in Navy by York Wallcoverings

    Hand-sketched rendering of a crewel embroidery on a watercolor background.


    People’s Choice Award Winners were selected from 49 products via online voting at IMCHighPointMarket.com/market-snapshot and on the DesigOn HPMKT by IMC Facebook and Instagram pages.

    Other finalists include Abigail's, Accent Décor, Ann Gish, Artmax, Authentic Models, Belle Meade Signature, Charter Street, Couture Jardin, Dowel Furniture, Duvall & Co, Finesse Décor, FJ Kashanian, Glassisimo, Kalco Lighting, Kerri Rosenthal, Mercana Furniture and Décor, Modway, New Moon Rugs, Orchids Lux Home, Regina Andrew, Robert Abbey, Sagebrook Home, Sifas, Simply Amish, Spicher and Co, Trade Winds Furniture and Union Home.

    (NOTE: Images of the winners are here: https://www.dropbox.com/work/IMC%20PR%20Share/Press%20Photos/IMC%20High%20Point%20Market/April%202022/Spring%202022%20Market%20Snapshot%20Winners )

    International Market Centers’ 17 properties in High Point include: 300 E. Green St.; 300 S. Main St.; Commerce & Design Building (C&D); Furniture Plaza; Historic Market Square; IHFC; Klaussner on Hamilton; Market Square Textile Tower; National Furniture Mart; Plaza Suites; Showplace; the Suites at Market Square; and five on Hamilton Street – 121, 200, 320 and 330 N. Hamilton St., and 129 S. Hamilton St. A full list of IMC’s High Point resources is available at IMCHighPointMarket.com/exhibitor-directory.

    High Point Market is the largest furnishings industry trade show in the world, with more than 2,000 manufacturers in 11.5 million square feet of showroom and exhibit space in multiple buildings in downtown High Point, North Carolina. Each Market attracts tens of thousands of retail home furnishings buyers, interior designers, architects, and others in the home furnishings industry. International Market Centers (IMC) owns 17 prime High Point Market showroom buildings, which contain 70 percent of the exhibitors, including the majority of the top 500 manufacturers. DesignOnHPMKT by IMC is the official voice for IMC’s High Point Market programming and at-market activities representing a wealth of industry knowledge and connections. The Spring 2022 High Point Market is scheduled April 2-6, 2022. Registration is open now at HighPointMarket.org. For more information about events and exhibits presented by IMC, visit IMCHighPointMarket.com.

    About International Market Centers: International Market Centers (IMC) serves as the center of commerce for the wholesale furniture, gift, home decor and apparel industries. With more than 20 million square feet of premium wholesale showroom space in High Point, N.C., Las Vegas and Atlanta, IMC has more than 60 years of relationships and experience creating scalable business platforms for wholesale commerce. For more information, visit IMCenters.com.