ITMA Announces Newest Exhibitors at SHOWTIME

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 1, 2013 – Celebrating the 47th textile market, Summer Showtime 2013 is set for June 2-5. The International Textile Market Association is pleased to welcome new and returning companies. The companies, which are based in the United States and abroad, represent the growing variety of goods that define the home furnishings industry.

“Showtime is the venue in the United States for buyers and sellers of decorative coverings. Our exhibitors know that when it’s time to be seen, this is where they need to be.” Said ITMA Executive Director, Catherine Morsell.

The newest members of the ITMA, which produce Showtime, include the following:

Bella-Dura Fabrics – Showing location SMS 1-466
Mrs. Debra Cullen, Marketing VP of New Product
247 West 36th Street, Floor 7
New York, NY 10018
Phone: 212-633-6620 x2237
Fax: 212-633-9480
Email: dcullen@wearbest.com
Website: www. Bella-dura.com
Product Description: Bella-Dura is a high-end premium performance fabric for use indoors and outdoors. Beautiful, durable, back to earth.

CeCe Design Group – Showing location SMS 1-602
Mrs. Cathy Valent, Owner
331D Westgate Drive
Greensboro, NC 27410
Phone: 336-899-6419
Email: cathyvalent@gmail.com
Website: www.cecedesigngroup.com
Product Description: Color line management and trend consultant. Marketing aides and fabulous and fun presentation boards. Home Textile and Furnishings Representative for Design Options and TrendPulse.

Crypton Fabrics – Showing location MSTT 2nd Floor
Mr. Jack Eger, Vice President Sales
6745 Daly Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Phone: 609-922-0118
Email: jack@cryptonfabric.com
Website: www.cryptonfabric.com

Euroleather Inc. – Showing location SMS 1-318
Mr. Giovanni Guidi, President
1994 Industrial Drive
Newton, NC 28658
Phone: 828-465-6000
Fax: 828-465-3747
Email: giovanni@euroleather.net
Website: www.euroleather.net
Product Description: Quality upholstery leather for furniture, auto, aircraft, and hand bags. Hand antiqued and exotics made in NC. Cut to pattern and cut and sewn in NC, 500SKU in stock. Ship worldwide from NC or direct from out tanneries in Italy and Brazil.

Ingrid and Audrey, LLC – Showing location SMS 1-443
Jennifer Lee, Co-Owner / Creative Director
7924 Beverly Blvd.
Los ASngeles, CA 90048
Phone: 515-231-4287
Email: jen@ingridandaudrey.com
Website: www.IngridAndAudrey.com
Product Description: We are a new fabric company based in Los Angeles. We offer a variety of high quality, on trend and classic eco-friendly fabric and wall coverings. All of our products are made in America.

Novita Industries, Inc. – Showing location SMS 1-SMS 1-918
Mr. David Rahimi, Owner
12 Hemlock Dr.
Great Neck, NY 11024
Phone: 516-299-4500
Fax: 516-299-4300
Email: david.rahimi@novita.us, novita@novita.us

Sandown & Bourne – Showing location SMS 1-428
Mr. Gareth Parry-Jones,
Crownest Mill, Skipron Rd.
Barnoldswick, Lancs, BB185RH UK
Phone: 011 44 1282 666000
Fax: 011 44 1282 666002
Email: gareth.parryjones@sandown-bourne.com
Website: www.Sandown-Bourne.com
Product Description: Relaunching the Sandown & Bourne brand in the USA. Showing our new range of prints and wovens we created in-home in England.

Textile Creations, Inc. – Showing location SMS 1-742
Dinah Smith, Director/Special Projects
8B South Gold Drive
Hamiliton, NJ 08691
Phone: 609-954-8809 x106
Fax: 609-631-4434
Email: dinah.smith@textilecreations.com
Website: www.TextileCreations.com

BACKGROUND

Founded in 1990, ITMA is a non-profit trade association, consisting of mills, converters, tanneries and trimming manufacturers that supply decorative coverings for the home furnishings industry, whose main objective is to stimulate growth and development within the home furnishings industry. Showtime boasts the most extensive presentation of fabric, leather and trimmings in the Western Hemisphere.

More than 800 buying companies attend Showtime from such markets as:

Furniture and other home furnishings manufacturers
Apparel and costuming
Decorative accessory manufacturers
Department stores
Fabric retailers
Furniture manufacturers
Handbag manufacturers
Fashion accessory manufacturers
Workroom suppliers
Window coverings
Linen rental
Lampshades
Hospitality – hotels, resorts, et al
Interior designers
Jobbers
Mail order catalogs
Marine – boats, yachts, et al
Outdoor and casual furniture
Top of the bed
Decorative pillows and other soft goods
Transportation – recreational vehicles
The next Showtime takes place December 8-11, 2013, with the following June 1-4, 2014.

Further information about Showtime, ITMA, and ITMA Educational Foundation visit www.Showtime-Market.com, or contact us: info@itmashowtime.com, (336) 885-6842.