Now in its 175th year of operation, the brand name is out with a brand-new line of natural cotton linens. Image: Fabrice GoussetIn other market news of note, cement tile company Tesselle, which is based in Southern California, is out with an exciting new partnership. Teaming up with Palm Springs– based artist Jim Isermann, the brand is releasing a particularly appealing new collection.Also of interest, Maison Matisse has partnered with Cristina Celestino for a stunning brand-new capsule. Ageless, trendy, and relatively priced, the store is poised to end up being a go-to resource for designers looking for something unexpected.OpeningsWhats New, Whats Next Continues on As a Virtual SuccessFor the design market, September indicates its time for Whats New, Whats Next.
Yves Delorme Shares Its Fall-Winter Collection While Marking Its 175th Year of BusinessLuxury linen business Yves Delorme is marking a huge anniversary this year, and doing so by doubling down on its dedication to sustainability. Now in its 175th year of operation, the brand name is out with a new line of organic cotton linens. To release this engagement, our Fall-Winter 2020 Collection will be entirely produced with organic cotton or supima cotton in order to minimize our ecological footprint.
Photo: Fabrice GoussetIn other market news of note, cement tile business Tesselle, which is based in Southern California, is out with an exciting new cooperation. Coordinating with Palm Springs– based artist Jim Isermann, the brand is releasing a particularly attractive new collection.Also of interest, Maison Matisse has partnered with Cristina Celestino for a stunning brand-new pill. Featuring tempting materials and artistic caning, the collaboration produces a must-shop line this fall.BusinessThree Textile Brands Unite As California CollectiveWhy go it alone? That was the thinking that prompted three women-led fabric brands to sign up with forces this week under the banner of California Collective. Brook Perdigon Textiles, Lake August, and Rule of Three were rivals before; now, they will share resources and a sales representative in hopes of using a more bespoke shopping experience for their designer consumers. A seeming win-win for everyone involved.Tori Jones Launches Namesake StudioDesign-world insider Tori Jones has branched off on her own. After more than a decade working as an editor, stylist, art director, and more, Jones launched the Tori Jones Studio website recently. The new company provides interior design, branding, styling, and marketing, in addition to a freshly stocked online store, where Jones puts all her design hunting experience from her publication market editor days to use. The stock, most of it antique and classic, varies from a joyful, cherry red foot stool for $75 to a pair of Poul Henningsen pendants in Yves Klein Blue for $725. Timeless, trendy, and relatively priced, the shop is poised to become a go-to resource for designers searching for something unexpected.OpeningsWhats New, Whats Next Continues on As a Virtual SuccessFor the style industry, September indicates its time for Whats New, Whats Next. This year, the New York Design Center occasion has been focused on a digital transformation. “In establishing WNWN, it was essential to us to produce a virtual event that brought the same excitement and spirit of event as the physical occasion,” mentions Jim Druckman, president and CEO of the New York Design Center. “And I think what weve achieved in the first two weeks of Whats New, Whats Next does just that. Programming included insightful panel conversations, energetic virtual display room trips, individually discussions with artisans and artisans, an interesting collaboration announcement with the Black Interior Designers Network, a sneak peek at this seasons latest book debuts, therefore much more, with more to come.” Alix Lerman, primary marketing officer at the New York Design Center, adds, “And still to come, Baker, commemorating its 130th anniversary this year, will welcome distinguished designers Thomas Pheasant, Laura Kirar, and Nicole Hollis to sign up with a discussion with AD PRO on the tradition and power both brand names have actually had on the industry on October 1.” That obviously is certainly something we wont miss.One area of Knolls D&D Building display room.
Image: Lisa RussmanKnoll Refreshes Its New York Showroom Presence