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Dorell Fabrics Certifies Assortment for GREENGUARD Gold

Dorell is proud to announce that UL has certified as GREENGUARD Gold Dorell’s full assortment ofindoor and outdoor fabrics shown at Interwoven this Fall. GREENGUARD Gold is the company’s latestcommitment to sustainability and transparency in manufacturing, having previously become fully Oeko-Tex® certified across all fabrics. Dorell Fabrics offers additional third-party certifications such as BetterCotton Initiative, […]

ISFD Names 78 Finalists in 21 Categories For The 2023 Pinnacle Awards®

Tickets available for the Pinnacle Awards Gala, Oct. 16th in the Loft at Congdon Yards in High Point The countdown is on to see which professional and student home furnishings and textile designers will be honored with a prestigious Pinnacle Award trophy at the International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD)  2023 Pinnacle Awards. Mark your […]

Last Call to Enter ISFD 2023 Pinnacle Awards®

Enter by August 3rd to be considered for both Pinnacle and sustainable Green Leaf Awards High Point, N.C. July 13, 2023 — Professional and student product designers, mark your calendars to enter your best product designs by July 27th for consideration for the International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD) 2023 Pinnacle Awards. Also, qualifying sustainable […]

Moore & Giles Embraces Sustainability: Going Solar Powered 

Lynchburg, Virginia – June 2023 – Moore & Giles, a renowned leader in the leather industry, proudly announces its commitment to sustainable practices by transitioning its operations to solar power. The company has completed the installation of a state-of-the-art solar energy system, marking a significant milestone in its ongoing efforts to reduce its carbon footprint and […]

Inaugural Date for Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Workshop Series Announced

DATE ANNOUNCED FOR VIRTUAL DEI WORKSHOPS HIGH POINT, N.C. –– The International Textile Alliance (ITA) is committed to cultivating and promoting diversity within the industry. ITA is pleased to announce the launch of the Inclusive Practices Series, hosted by the CEO of Social Designs, Jada Monica Drew. Over the next few months, this virtual four-part […]


NEXT GENERATION LEADERSHIP – BUILDING BRIDGES AND LADDERS JUNE 12-14, 2023 IN GREENVILLE, SC HIGH POINT, NC (JAN. 26, 2023) – WithIt’s annual Professional Conference is known as the best forum for professional development in the home furnishings industry. This year’s conference, entitled, “Next Generation Leadership – Building Bridges and Ladders” is being held June […]

WithIt Announces 2023 Board of Directors

Emily Boyst Serves as WithIt President in 2023 High Point, N.C. — WithIt, the women’s leadership development network for the home and furnishings industry, announces its 2023 Board of Directors.  The WithIt Board of Directors oversees events for the year, fundraising, and ensures all they do aligns with WithIt’s mission– to encourage and develop leadership, […]

New Dates for Upcoming Interwoven Textile Fair by ITA Announced

NEW DATES ANNOUNCED BEGINNING FALL 2023 HIGH POINT, N.C. — In order to better serve our industry and increase show accessibility, changes have been made to future Interwoven Textile Fair by ITA show dates. The Spring 2023 dates will remain as planned, scheduled for Sunday, May 21-Wednesday, May 24. The dates for the forthcoming shows, […]

FS announces partnership to bring Trend exhibit to High Point Market

FS (Fashion Snoops), the global trend forecasting agency, has partnered with The International Textile Alliance, High Point Market Authority, and the American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation as an official trend partner.   This partnership will align trend exhibits four times a year in High Point. FS will launch four themes at Interwoven Textile Fair by ITA […]


As part of its ongoing commitment to be the most dependable partner in the textile industry and meet record demand for its Sunbrella® performance fabrics, Glen Raven recently announced significantly reduced lead times for Sunbrella. Stock fabrics are available to ship today with made-to-order styles shipping in 8-14 weeks. System enhancements and upgraded equipment resulting […]