Summer market set for Aug. 2-6
This article is originally published at Home Accents Today Staff | Home Accents Today |
July 15, 2015 - Las Vegas Market’s C5 floor, which showcases high-end home décor, home textiles and accessories, will feature about 60 exhibitors for its official launch during the Aug. 2-6 summer market.
“Showroom leasing momentum for the formal debut of our redesigned C5 floor has exceeded our expectations, and with a projected occupancy of 55% achieved in just eight months,” said Dorothy Belshaw, president of Gift & Home Décor, International Market Centers. “This rapid growth of the better home décor, textiles and accessories category is a key component of new positioning of Las Vegas Market as the leading buying platform for furniture, home décor and gifts in the western United States.”
Recently announced anchor tenants Moda Dora, a southern California-based sales agency, and the Bianci Group, from the Pacific Northwest, have joined forces to open a 16,543-sq.-ft. showroom for the summer market.
“Las Vegas simply is the West Coast design show and the fastest growing market in the West,” said Dino Hillas, owner of Moda Dora. “This is why Denise White, owner of the Bianci Group, and I decided to join forces and open a 16,000-sq.-ft. showroom at World Market Center Las Vegas, where our goal is to bring the finest, cutting-edge home accessories, furniture, lighting, tabletop and better gifts to the marketplace.”
Home lines featured in the Moda Dora and Bianci Group showroom will include Alan Lee Collection, Arte Italica, Bethel International, Design Accents, Elizabeth Lucas, Estetik Décor, Homelosophy, Imperial Court, Indaba Trading, Orlandi Statuary, PTMD by Maka, Red Horse, Spicher and Company and Star Home Designs.
Additional new resources confirmed for C5 include Fermob, Karma Living, Loom and Mill, Nicholas Cardenas Design Studio and Pacific Silk Plants.
These exhibitors join previously announced charter tenants Amity Home; Auskin; BoBo Intriguing Objects; Catstudio; Chive; multi-line agency Collective Home, showcasing brands including Annie Glass, Creative Candles, Flash Point Candles, Home Source, Ivy Guild, Kennebunk Home, Maxxi Design, Primitive Artisan, Shelley Kyle, Vietri and Zestt; Downright; Dynasty Gallery; Europe 2 You; Gold Leaf Design Group; Mitchell Black; Pheromone; Pillow Bar; Sugarboo; Tommy Mitchell; Watson & Co.; and Woven Workz.