I am not the Designer who instantly wants to use the latest fashion style in home furnishings. Unfortunately they can soon become ubiquitous; think sunburst mirrors!
High Point market is not just THE place to discover what new furniture, lighting and accessories will soon be launched. For the Designer, the showrooms are an invaluable resource to see, feel and judge the quality of a vast array of furnishings, lighting and accessories from all the leading manufacturers and many unique smaller artisans.
The showrooms fill a whole town and there is also a huge antique market too, which was a joy to explore.
In the 4 days that I was there, I sat on or in 100’s of chairs and sofas, forged new relationships and left with a wealth of information and inspiration which will be used immediately in my design projects. It was exhausting but exhilarating.
Here are some of my favorites pieces and observations on the latest trends.