Kas to launch rugs by Bob Mackie
December 2, 2013,
SOMERSET, N.J. — Kas Rugs says it plans to launch a series of rugs created by renowned fashion and costume designer Bob Mackie.
"Bob's artistic designs and appreciation of color are so unique that they bring an exciting look to our overall Kas assortment, and to the industry as a whole," said Rao Yarlagadda, president of Kas. "Bob Mackie Home's industry brand strength, coupled with our unparalleled reputation for color and design is sure to be a success with our retail partners. We are tremendously excited to launch this rug line at High Point Market this coming April."
The rugs will feature Mackie's vibrant and artistic designs, the company said.
"We are thrilled to partner with Kas as they are a truly innovative company that values their relationships. They genuinely understand how to interpret Bob's designs into beautifully detailed rugs," said Marc Schwartz, chief operating officer of Bob Mackie Design Group, Ltd.
In November, Kas announced plans to introduce pillows and poufs in time for January's Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market and International Area Rug Market.