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Roman And SchecterRich Roman and Hebe Schecter of Revman at the company's party

NEW YORK-Yesterday marked the official opening of the fall 2013 version of the New York Home Fashions Market. Here are some of the new product launches on display:

Along with introducing its new Dreamspun sheet brand, WestPoint Home placed the focus on made-in-America with a new towel collection produced entirely with American-made cotton. The company also debuted Design Lab, a collection of bedding targeted back-to-college consumers ... Croscill Home introduced its special retail fixture called "How to Build Your Window." This four-sided fixture has two sides with merchandise and instructions on how dress a window, plus two sides with more merchandise plus top rods with samples ... Alok International displayed its first ensembles under its licensed program with Kathy Ireland Home, and brought in its second groupings under its license with Trina Turk ... Pendleton Woolen Mills offered a substantial increase in its line of bath towels and in infant bedding. It is also forming a new division that will market accessories ... Revman held a reception last night at its new headquarters and showroom in the Empire State Building. The new location has each of the company's designer and licensed brands in its own section, and provides stunning views of Manhattan and the surrounding area.