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Roche Bobois debuts new design showroom concept

showroom news | July 24, 2017
La Galerie Roche Bobois, an exhibition space, has opened its doors in Monaco. The concept, designed to showcase the brand's collaborators as well as the "most creative and audacious" furniture, lighting and decorative objects, is also representative of a new focus for Roche Bobois. La Galer...

Brunschwig & Fils moves to Lee Jofa

show-rumors | July 18, 2017
The move was announced in February of this year, but Monday was the official opening date for Brunschwig & Fils' move-in to its new location within the Lee Jofa showroom at Suite 232 within the DDB. Parent company Kravet's head Cary Kravet, along with Doug Garfinkle, executive vice president...

New showrooms open coast to coast

show-rumors | July 5, 2017
Engaging clients in a next-level retail experience has become the name of the game in design showrooms. Newly debuted locations like Martin Kesselman's extensive color library and the vignette-focused Avenue Road 8A are just a few testing the new concept. EAL rounds up some of the top picks for ...

Robin Baron expands with new showroom and brand

show-rumors | June 23, 2017
New York–based interior designer Robin Baron has launched her first-ever line of furniture, rugs, hardware and accessories, at Dallas Market Center, in tandem with the opening of her new showroom. Located in the new Interior Home + Design Center, her space spans 900 square feet of styled, shoppa...

First Midwest BSH Experience and Design Center opens at LuxeHome

show-rumors | June 22, 2017
BSH, Europe’s largest manufacturer of home appliances, recently unveiled its first Midwest-based Experience and Design Center. The latest addition to LuxeHome in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart, the BSH Experience and Design Center showcases Gaggenau, Thermador and Bosch products in 7,400 square feet... By Melissa Studach

Kravet’s new DDB showroom emphasizes visitor experience

show-rumors | June 19, 2017
Things are moving and shaking at Kravet. Following 33 years in its former spot in the D&D Building, the brand has moved to a larger space, in Suite 1202, with a showroom concept that emphasizes visitor experience. (There was another change at the brand earlier this year: Brunschwig & Fil...

Kohler opens expansive design center in NYC, the first of nine worldwide

show-rumors | May 30, 2017
Fully functioning showers, tubs, sinks and toilets, 20-plus kitchen and bath vignettes and even art exhibit space: Kohler’s 10,000-square-foot Flatiron hub, which opened last week, was designed with designers and consumers in mind. The Kohler Experience Center at 6 West 22nd Street offers a priv...

Trade-only showroom-meets-resource debuts in NYC

show-rumors | May 23, 2017
Opened on May 16, SALON Design + Gallery, a conceptual space hosting designers, artists and manufacturers, has opened up shop on Manhattan’s West Side, near the Hudson Yards. Serving as a shoppable home for high-end residential and hospitality products and collections, the space currently holds ...

Guy Regal opens new showroom at 200Lex

show-rumors | May 17, 2017
Art and antiques collector Guy Regal’s intimate 1,000-square-foot space opened on May 1 on the fourth floor of the NYDC, with spotlight on fine art. “A focus on fine art is something that has not been seen at the NYDC before,” says Regal. Guy Regal Decorative & Fine Art will feature revolvin...

Robert Passal and Kim Alessi open comprehensive design space in Greenwich

show-rumors | May 12, 2017
Designers Kim Alessi and Robert Passal are opening a one-stop-shop called Putnam & Mason, a multifunctional showroom and workspace for both consumers and trade. Available for walk-in visits and appointments, the Greenwich, Connecticut, space is designed as a high-end home.    Robert Pass...

Former Pottery Barn execs open custom shop in California

show-rumors | May 8, 2017
Opened this past fall at the Marin Country Mart in Larkspur, California, The Cushion Shop, a 150-square-foot, decor- and pillow-packed space, is run by Melanie Mount and Kelly Bedford Willrich, friends and former Pottery Barn VPs. The duo, who also worked at Restoration Hardware and Ralph Lauren...

New showrooms debut coast to coast

show-rumors | April 27, 2017
Expansion is the name of the game, with top companies opening showrooms and stores throughout the country. There is no slowing down for Farrow & Ball, which is opening its fifth California and New York locations, while designers are opening brick-and-mortar stores showcasing curated finds an...

Rejuvenation and Field + Supply launch pop-up

show-rumors | April 26, 2017
An unexpected email from Alex Bellos, president of Rejuvenation, to Brad Ford, founder of Field + Supply, led to a phone call and a meeting of two very like minds—and a New York City pop-up.  Bellos propagated Rejuvenation’s growth by cultivating relationships with artisans and capitalizing o...

International flooring brand Havwoods comes to the U.S.

show-rumors | April 17, 2017
Wood flooring supplier Havwoods International, already established in Europe and Australia, recently expanded into the U.S., with a New York showroom in the Flatiron district arriving this spring. Among the newly debuting products are the easy-install Chevron collection, and the Hand Grade colle...

Fritz Porter expands, stretching Charleston’s design scene in the process

show-rumors | April 7, 2017
The design collective Fritz Porter, which proffers antiques, contemporary art, lighting and period furnishings, is expanding into an extra 2,600 square feet of showroom space at the Cigar Factory in Charleston, South Carolina. It was founded last year by local designer Sarah Hamlin Hastings, who...

India Mahdavi unveils design for Laduree and Ralph Pucci

show-rumors | March 31, 2017
Paris-based architect India Mahdavi has opened two spaces in Los Angeles: Ladurée in Beverly Hills as well as a dedicated space within Ralph Pucci’s new L.A. showroom, home to her furniture line.  Ladurée in Beverly Hills “As a child, I lived for several years in the United States,” Mah...

Sibyl Colefax & John Fowler moves London locale

show-rumors | March 15, 2017
Renowned British firm Sibyl Colefax & John Fowler, founded in the 1930s, has moved to Pimlico Road, an area noted for its design, decor and antiques shops. Available at the showroom-shop will be a range of lighting, upholstery and other items that can be custom-made to order as well as a num...

Lefroy Brooks and Cooper & Graham open joint showroom in LA

show-rumors | February 17, 2017
Officially opening its doors on March 1 in West Hollywood/Fairfax, a new showroom will be home to both Lefroy Brooks and Cooper & Graham, the luxury bath brand launched in 2014 by Lefroy Brooks USA owner Warren Pearl. Cooper & Graham's initial collections include collaborations between Y...

New KRB location opens in Manhattan

show-rumors | February 3, 2017
KRB is opening in a new location on the Upper East Side in Manhattan. The original store, which opened in 2014, boasts products ranging from vintage hot air balloon chandeliers and opaline trumpet vases from the 19th century to handblown glasses and other tabletop treasures. KRB founder and desi...

Dallas Market Center builds new designer-focused space

show-rumors | February 2, 2017
The Interior Home + Design Center is a new, 220,000-square-foot marketplace designed for interior designers and retailers. The space, the redeveloped first floor of the Dallas Market Center, is the largest to-date expansion of home decor showrooms in the city in over four decades. It will open t...

Over a dozen showrooms open across the U.S.

show-rumors | January 25, 2017
The two coasts are buzzing with this season’s latest showroom openings, from brands changing locations and receiving upgrades to others making New York their first permanent home in the U.S. Eco-friendly names are focusing on preservation and resource use, while long-standing brands are celebrat...

Chilewich opens pop-up in Bloomingdale's

show-rumors | December 30, 2016
Chilewich has popped up in the all-new housewares department at Bloomingdale's, as of December 29, where it is presenting tabletop and flooring picks, including placemats, runners and indoor/outdoor shag mats. From left: Drift placemat; bamboo runners; Shag Mixed Stripe indoor/outdoor mats ...

Lefroy Brooks/Cooper & Graham opens showroom doors in L.A.

show-rumors | December 27, 2016
Lefroy Brooks has opened its new Los Angeles showroom as of December 22. Located in West Hollywood–Fairfax, the showroom will also be home to Cooper & Graham, the luxury bath brand launched in 2014 by Lefroy Brooks owner Warren Pearl. Cooper & Graham’s L.A. space hasn’t been reveale...

Lapicida closes its stateside business

show-rumors | December 22, 2016
Spanish stone and tile brand Lapicida is closing its New York outpost at the D&D Building, which it has occupied since 2014, in favor of concentrating on its growth in the United Kingdom and in Europe. Lapicida will continue to have a showroom presence in London, Oslo and Harrogate, which is...

Contardi Lounge opens at NYDC

show-rumors | December 13, 2016
The first permanent Contardi Lounge will open tomorrow, December 14, at the Designlush showroom in the New York Design Center. The lounge will feature Contardi’s high-end lighting collection, including chandeliers and wall arrangements. Calypso chandeliers by Contardi that will be showcased...

Restoration Hardware premieres interior design platform

show-rumors | November 17, 2016
Restoration Hardware has launched RH Interior Design—a design program that it says “inspires customers to imagine the infinite potential of a blank canvas and make their dream space a reality”—in tandem with in-store workshops called RH Design Ateliers. The services are available in 50 markets i...

L.A.’s Palevsky hosts new art exhibits

show-rumors | November 1, 2016
Interior designer Alison Palevsky has launched Holy Wood, a new installation running until January within her L.A. showroom, Palevsky. An ode to the City of Angels, the space showcases the work of artists, photographers and designers, including Norman Seeff, Ellen von Unwerth, David Drebin, Anja...

Maker John Pomp discusses West Coast expansion

show-rumors | October 28, 2016
Philadelphia-based brand John Pomp debuted at the Laguna Design Center with Thomas Lavin earlier this month, marking its first foray into Orange County and also the premiere of its vignette showroom format. Thomas Lavin now sells the full John Pomp collection of furniture and lighting, including...

Sixpenny RoadSHOP, traveling furnishings pop-up, to premiere in NYC

show-rumors | October 19, 2016
On November 5 and 6, the pop-up store Sixpenny RoadSHOP will debut on New York’s Lower East Side, before traveling to Los Angeles, Chicago, Denver, Houston and elsewhere. Branded as a “technology-based artisanal home-furnishing e-commerce site,” Sixpenny will launch online simultaneously with th...

Fashion-inspired interiors debut in Artefacto’s ‘Design House’

show-rumors | October 17, 2016
The sixth iteration of Brazilian furnishings brand Artefacto’s “Design House” explores the relationship between interior design and high-end fashion. Opened last week in the brand’s Coral Gables, Florida, showroom, the exhibit features the work of nine design firms, each vignette drawing influen...
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