April High Point Market Opens Today
April 1, 2011,
HIGH POINT, N.C.-The High Point Market opens today, with the newest wave of furniture, lighting, rugs and home decor products unveiled to the industry.
New collections include Lexington Home Brands' Henry Link Trading Co., a brand that has global influences and uses such materials as specialty veneers, marble, penn shell, embossed leather, aged metal, bamboo, rattan, and exotic skins.
At the Suites at Market Square, the Artisan Gallery is debuting an eclectic mix of sophisticated pieces including furniture, wall art, sculpture, pottery and unique decorative accessories.
Bedding industry non-profit WorldBed is accepting donations during market to fund the delivery of emergency beds to Japan to aid earthquake survivors. The Specialty Sleep Association, located in the IHFC, has donated space to WorldBed to assist in the effort.
From noon to 3 p.m. today, Paula Deen will been in the Universal showroom to meet with attendees and show her new line of furniture.
Later on today, the Phillips Collection will hold its traditional industry mixer at 4:30 in its IHFC showroom.
The show runs through Thursday, April 7.