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    New Exhibitors, Major Collections Make Their Debut at Market Square and Suites at Market Square

    For Immediate Release
    New Exhibitors, Major Collections Make Their Debut at Market Square and Suites at Market Square
    Highlights Include New Furniture Collections from Jeffrey Bilhuber for Henredon and David Phoenix for Hickory Chair; as well as Capel’s 100th Anniversary

    High Point, NC – (March 17, 2017) – New exhibitors and designer collections add to the incredible array of products available at historic Market Square and the Suites at Market Square for the Spring High Point Market, April 22-26, 2017.

    “The Suites at Market Square (SAMS) is the exclusive home for temporaries at High Point Market. It’s THE place to find one-of-a-kind products and resources, and to be awed and inspired,” says Julie Messner, Senior Vice President of Furniture and Home Décor Leasing for International Market Centers (IMC). “And the iconic Market Square features five floors encompassing 430,000 square feet of higher-end furniture, rugs, wall décor and home accents. With a wealth of designer-friendly options, it’s a top destination for every market-goer.”

    This spring at Market Square, look for new furniture collections from David Phoenix for Hickory Chair and Jeffrey Bilhuber for Henredon. In addition, Capel Rugs, which this year celebrates its 100th anniversary, recently inked a partnership with longtime New York interior designer Anthony Baratta. Set for launch in October during High Point Market, Baratta’s initial line for Capel will include at least four collections covering a range of styles, constructions and price points. This brings Capel licensed collections to six – the others are Biltmore, CocoCozy, Genevieve Gorder, Kevin O’Brien, and Williamsburg.

    A repurposed furniture factory on the National Register of Historic Places, Market Square is also home to an array of high-end furniture and home décor brands, including Maitland-Smith, Thomasville, Henredon, Hickory Chair, Pearson, Lane Venture, LaBarge, Thibaut, Kravet, Lee Jofa, Highland House, Feizy Rugs,  oomph, Brunschwig & Fils, Barlow Tyrie, Vispring and more.

    With more than 300 temporary exhibitors, Suites at Market Square has it all: artisanal, domestic and international, furniture, lighting, floral, top of bed, pottery, and tabletop. New SAMS exhibitors for spring include:

    • 727 Sailbags M 6001
    • Accent Touch T 805
    • Alicia Adams Alpaca M 7053 Salon
    • Alliyah Rugs T-747
    • Art Hide and Amigos De Hoy T 814
    • Carroll by Design G 7044 Salon
    • CK Thomas T 828
    • Coast to Coast Leather T 640
    • Coastline Art M 2035
    • Craft Dream Productions M-4000
    • Duke Imports M1036
    • Fab Habitat  M 3028
    • Fable Porch by March Legend T-427
    • Fabric Backing & Finishing T 830
    • Floorium T 516
    • Front Porch Pews M 6002
    • Furniture Pipeline T 616
    • Graybills & Downs T 818
    • IIC ART T 738
    • Indo Puri G 7018 Salon
    • Intentastic, T 903
    • J&G - Creation Diffusion T 624
    • Jill Seale Design T 729
    • JNA Connection T 1003
    • Jozefina USA T 717, M 8008
    • Kerseri Silk Creations M 6014
    • Lagoon M 1025
    • Lee’s Heritage T 724
    • Literally Yours T 743
    • Lucas & McKearn, formerly Flambeau, G 7059 Salon
    • Mainly Baskets M 7002
    • Marquette Home M 7052 Salon
    • MD Home M 1035
    • The Mine T 800
    • Mismatched G 7008 Salon
    • Ngala Trading Co. G 7044 Salon
    • Pacific Connections M 2022
    • Padma’s Plantation G 7048 Salon
    • Peterson Housewares & Artwares M 5035
    • Picture Galleries T 440
    • The Pillow Bar M 7006B
    • POLREY M 2016
    • Revelation Culture T 730
    • Rioma  T 824
    • RM Wall Décor M 7042 Salon
    • Rodeo Home T 638
    • Seeland Wood T 728
    • Seven Wonders M 8011
    • Smallwood Home T 721
    • Southwest Looms  M 6045
    • Strong Wood Floors M 1029
    • Tana Bana Design Services   M 5028
    • Westfall & Kitson M 6053
    • Very Beautiful Things T 906
    • Zestt T 610
    • Zubiix  T 736

    Four SAMS exhibitors have expanded their showroom space, including Celadon Art, All Across Africa, York Wallcoverings, and Nashville Rugs. While relocated exhibitors include:

    • Antique Curiosities G-3026, M 3021
    • Austin Allen James, formerly Lawrence & Crane, M 7043 Salon
    • Boga Rugs G 4041
    • Curly Fur M 8020
    • Get Lit G 2043
    • Green Apple  M 4000, G 3015
    • Harbour Outdoor G 6017 Salon
    • JM Piers G 2047
    • Kathryn McCoy M 7034 Salon
    • Keystone Designer M 7033 Salon
    • Laura Park Interiors to M 2025
    • Middle Kingdom M 7039 Salon
    • Nancy Price G 6000B Salon
    • Prima G 7043 Salon
    • Rodeo Cowhide Rugs Leather & Accessories M 8000
    • Rowley Company M 402
    • Shades of Grey M 7038 Salon
    • Stuart Lawrence Design G 6052 Salon
    • Three Swallows M 8010
    • Tom Porter M 3024
    • Vallan M 5034

    SAMS is comprised of three floors – Ground, Mezzanine, and Top. The Top floor of the Suites encompasses a broad range of the newest to Market resources and is home to the Designer Seminar Room, offering daily CEU-accredited seminars hosted by top tastemakers and shelter magazines. The building’s lower two floors, Ground and Mezzanine, provide a striking collection of designer-friendly resources and further establish SAMS as a key destination for retailers looking for fresh new products and designs.

    In addition, The LOFT @ SAMS features a curated collection of antiques, reproductions and one-of-a-kind finds in furniture, lighting, wall art, rugs and décor from a handful of unique resources.

    For a complete listing of High Point Market exhibitors and showroom locations, visit: http://www.highpointmarket.org/ and click on “find exhibitors” in the drop-down menu.

    Buyers, Designers and attendees can also enjoy daily hospitality offerings throughout the buildings compliments of IMC-DesignOnHpmkt including Afternoon Socials in SAMS with signature cocktails 2-6pm and Afternoon Bars in Market Square floors 1 & 2 from 4-6pm – Saturday through Tuesday.  Tuesday evening features Historic Market Square’s Southern Style BBQ from 6-8pm in the Market Square Courtyard including food, beer, wine & entertainment.

    Spring High Point Market runs from Saturday, April 22 – Wednesday, April 26. Showroom hours are 8am-7pm Saturday-Tuesday; and 8am-5pm on Wednesday.

    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:
    Renee Loper-Boyd
    Vice President, Marketing
    rloper-boyd@imcenters.com | (336) 888-3795