Linon to unveil three rug collections in Atlanta
Larry Thomas -- Furniture Today, December 4, 2013
Linon Home Décor Products will introduce three new area rug collections during the Jan. 7-14 Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market and Atlanta International Area Rug Market.
New from Linon, rugs from the Roma collection are power-loomed of polypropylene in Turkey. The rugs will debut in Atlanta.
Mineola, N.Y.-based Linon shares its Building 1 6-G-12 showroom with Powell.
The Roma collection, power-loomed of polypropylene in Turkey, features 15 transitional designs with hand-carved details in a number of colors and retails for $199 for a 5x8.
Officials call rugs from the Elegance collection the finest $99 5x8 rugs in the market. With more than 40 designs available, the heat-set polypropylene rugs are available in traditional, transitional and contemporary designs.
Linon's Moroccan collection of rugs retail at $149 for a 5x8 and are replicas of vintage Moroccan designs, each influenced and named after historic cities in Morocco. The dense, medium shags come in two tones per rug.
In addition to the area rugs, Linon will show its full stocking warehouse collection featuring upholstery, kitchen carts and space-saving kitchen seating, barstools, and accent furniture. All Linon furniture is warehoused in California and is fully ready-to-assemble for easy shipping.
Powell will double its presence in the shared showroom to more than 4,000 square feet to feature the Bombay Heritage collection.
Powell will be displaying its 100 square foot Bombay Heritage boutique, a store within a store concept which features only Bombay furniture accents and rugs where the retailer is supported with a catalog along with in store advertising. Along with the boutique, Powell will display more than 50 licensed Bombay Heritage area rugs, including all new chenille rugs with matching chenille pillows. There will also be a full collection of Bombay Jewelry Boxes.
Powell will also show a large selection of its stocking quick ship accent chairs mirrors, Big and Tall barstools, dining, jewelry armoires, consoles, bedrooms, and most of its Powell Brand quick ship 400-plus in-stock area rugs.
Linon/Powell will be serving lunch and refreshments for the duration of the Market.
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