Ambiente home furnishings and accessories market 2014 in Frankfurt, Germany
  • Entertainers from Japan, the 2014 Ambiente Partner Country, were featured during an invitation-only celebration during the fair.
    Entertainers from Japan, the 2014 Ambiente Partner Country, were featured during an invitation-only celebration during the fair.
  • Rila Fukushima, a Japanese model and actress who starred in “Wolverine” with Hugh Jackman, toured Ambiente with journalists and attended the Japanese gala.
    Rila Fukushima, a Japanese model and actress who starred in “Wolverine” with Hugh Jackman, toured Ambiente with journalists and attended t
  • Jans2en’s Biedermeier-style sofa features a solid burl base.
    Jans2en’s Biedermeier-style sofa features a solid burl base.
  • Eichholtz’s Davidoff Chesterfield sofa is available in olive light leather and taupe, sand and black fabrics.
    Eichholtz’s Davidoff Chesterfield sofa is available in olive light leather and taupe, sand and black fabrics.
  • Exporsal S.A. de C.V. showed a collection of hammock-style chairs at Ambiente that retail for $120.
    Exporsal S.A. de C.V. showed a collection of hammock-style chairs at Ambiente that retail for $120.
  • Kare Designs showcased a variety of vignettes at Ambiente, including this settee shown with accent upholstery and accessories.
    Kare Designs showcased a variety of vignettes at Ambiente, including this settee shown with accent upholstery and accessories.
  • Michaela Bader’s high-end boudoir sofa is manufactured in the Czech Republic.
    Michaela Bader’s high-end boudoir sofa is manufactured in the Czech Republic.
  • Michaela and Nikolaus Bader showed their case goods and upholstery line to Ambiente.
    Michaela and Nikolaus Bader showed their case goods and upholstery line to Ambiente.
  • Xpouf showed a line of indoor/outdoor beanbags that retail between $50 and $150.
    Xpouf showed a line of indoor/outdoor beanbags that retail between $50 and $150.
  • Czech Republic-based Grund introduced the company’s line of area rugs at Ambiente.
    Czech Republic-based Grund introduced the company’s line of area rugs at Ambiente.
  • Holland-based Claudi introduced DeKussen, a pillow collection featuring contemporary designs.
    Holland-based Claudi introduced DeKussen, a pillow collection featuring contemporary designs.
  • Karin and Robert Elberse of Claudi reported good traffic in their Ambiente showroom.
    Karin and Robert Elberse of Claudi reported good traffic in their Ambiente showroom.
  • Super Ennichi (Happy Festival) paid homage to Japanese arts and crafts in recognition of Japan’s 2014 Ambiente Partner Country status.
    Super Ennichi (Happy Festival) paid homage to Japanese arts and crafts in recognition of Japan’s 2014 Ambiente Partner Country status.
 
Traffic at Ambiente, Frankfurt's home furnishings and accessories market, underscored a positive outlook.
- Cindy W. Hodnett
 
Posted: February 21, 2014