Qi Plaited Cable Blanket Wins Best of Market at NYIGF
February 1, 2012,
NEW YORK-Qi took the honors as the Best of Market new product for Home Textiles Market Week at the New York International Gift Fair's At Home featuring Home Textiles section.
The Plaited Cable Blanket is a 100 percent cashmere product knitted with mouline and solid threads to create visual and tactile features. Among the other winners, Sefte's Seda throw, made of 20 percent silk and 80 percent baby alpaca, was the winner in the bed category. In the bath category, the winner was Pluto On The Moon for its Kaneka blue robe, made of blended wool and nylon.
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