15 exhibitors join Salon area in Suites at Market Square

Section features high-end, design-oriented products

HIGH POINT — Salon, a display area for innovative companies at Suites at Market Square here, will welcome 15 new exhibitors and 28 returning ones for the High Point Market, April 2-7.

Salon, which first opened at the April 2010 market, is on the ground floor of the Suites at Market Square.

"There really is no other place at High Point Market that focuses on bringing new companies to this market in one consolidated area," said Brian Bunch, vice president and assistant general manager for Market Square & Suites. "Buyers know they will find new, high-end, design-oriented products and companies every time they visit Salon, so it's a must-see for anyone looking for the hottest products at market."

Some of the product to be product to be featured in Salon this market is on the website at www.marketsquareandsuites.com/salon.

Salon is also home to the Market Square Café, which features a full Starbucks hot drink menu, as well as a variety of breakfast items and lunch menu of sushi and other Asian delicacies.

Companies and showroom spaces include:

26th & Soho
Couture lighting line based in Texas featuring distinctive shades with designer fabrics and bases accented with coordinating crystals.

Hand-made mirrors and home furnishings from hand-selected woods designed to emulate the intricate effects of old world craftsmanship.

Alinea Home
Hand-made mirrors and home furnishings from hand-selected woods designed to emulate the intricate effects of old world craftsmanship.

Art Addiction
The Art:Lex collection features contemporary imagery printed on a sleek acrylic material. Each piece is affixed to an invisible mount, creating a three-dimensional floating effect.

Auskin Group
Natural fiber home accents, including 100% natural wool rugs, pillows and seating.

Authentic Models (new exhibitor)
European home décor manufacturer specializes in furniture, lighting, museum, globes, nautical, kids items and more.

Bliss Studio (new)
Collaborates with designers around the world to create progressive, chic and whimsical decorative pillows, luxury linens, furniture and accessories.

Brandner Designs (new)
Builds sculptural furniture, unique architectural features and acid patina metal tiles. Online at www.brandnerdesign.com.

Brown Dog Publishing/John Beard Fine Art
Fine art of Dee Beard Dean and John Beard, mother and son. Media include oils, pastels, watercolors and sculpture.

Charles Harold Co.
Original paintings, drawings and three dimensional sculpture in genres ranging from abstract to representational and traditional.

Couleur by Mathews & Co. (new)
Contemporary accessories, specializing in hand blown art glass, sculptures, ceramics and wall décor, made to order and ship in six weeks. Online at www.couleurdesigns.com.

Diane Paparo Studio, Ltd.
Rugs, furniture, bedding and surface treatments that are functional sculptures defined by detail, craftsmanship and mixed materials.

Doug Frates Glass
Custom, made-to-order glass company featuring any color, shape, or size. Caters to the design trade and retail, and commission work is always available.

Dovetail Furniture
One of the largest West Coast importers and wholesale distributors of hand-crafted furniture.

Etoffe Makara
Fabrics with historically inspired designs and classic imagery.

Europe 2 You (new)
Furniture and accessories featuring found objects and repurposed materials that are precision crafted and hand-finished by European artisans. Entire offering is 100% sustainable.

Filos Design
Collection of pillows that bring together art, life and function in harmony.

Grace and Blake (new)
Full line of furniture and accessories.

Haute House (new)
Hollywood-based design and manufacturing company creates "haute couture" furnishings in an eclectic mix of styles. Designer and owner Casey Fisher has been designing furniture for years as an upholstery, textile and retail space stylist.

Imagine Adventures
A complete line of Truck Tarp products including exotic bean bags, pillows and drum shades.

Jamie Dietrich Designs
Vintage bottle art using only authentic bottles from the 1800s to early 1900s.

Libeco Home
Libeco is a 150-year-old family run Belgian linen mill. Finished product line Libeco Home includes bedding, tabletop, kitchen linen and decorative accessories and is sold in 46 countries.

Lowcountry Originals
Lighting line uses natural material like marsh reeds, old metals, driftwood and oyster shells, designed by Lowcountry craftsmen.

Lulu & Moi (new)
Wholesale distributor of fine French products. Sergio Ribeiro and his team have been supplying linens, furniture, accessories, glassware and ceramics to retailers for more than a decade.

Mastro Studio
Artist Peter Mastro evolves painting into three dimensions, investigating the space between painting and sculpture.

Moss Studios
"Industrial modern" furniture and home accessories.

MSM 4 Imports (new)
Specializes in high quality wrought iron furniture, lighting and pottery.

Pamela de Somov Designs
One-of-a-kind, hand-poured and hand-painted wall art based on European architectural elements from the 12th through 16th century.

Pehuen Patagonia Designs-DBA (new)
High-end textiles crafted from the natural fibers of Patagonia-Argentina.

Pheromone by Christopher Marley
Designer Marley travels to remote locales to find rare natural artifacts such as butterflies, metallic beetles, deep sea creatures, carnivorous plants, rough precious gemstones, crystal formations and authentic fossils. These artifacts are used as the medium in signature designs.

PP LePoop Design (new)
Uses the latest in digital technology for printing on leather to design one-of-a-kind chairs.

Que, a division of Giftcraft Inc. (new)
Transitional home décor collections feature an eclectic blend of classic and contemporary designs from design maven and industry trend-setter Jan Kerr.

Pairs lighting and product design with sustainable materials, producing material-focused lighting concepts and accessories with an eye toward the future and a reverence of the past.

Highly functional antique reproduction collection in pine and alder. Wood tone, antique and Old World paint finishes available on all products.

Shack Up Studio (new)
Leather and wood accent pieces.

Shawna Stoney (new)
Manufacturer of furniture, lighting and accessories featuring the use of textures and exotic materials like mother of pearl, penshell, pressed bamboo and stone.

Sir Oliver's
Wholesale resource for luxury hand-poured candles and accent décor.

Spicher and Co.
Offers the latest in artwork and design that can accent any decor.

Stone County Ironworks
Artisan-led maker of highly crafted, hand-forged iron products for hearth, home and hospitality institutions.

Wholesale provider of lamps.

Tom Barnes Fine Art (new)
Brilliant color, saturated hues and powerful images are used in watercolor paintings on canvas, framed and archivally protected to give years of value and pleasure.

TWS of Miami
Paintings from Europe.

V Rugs & Home
High-end decorative pillows by an American brand, made in the USA.


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