Fri, Nov 03, 2017 @ 01:35 PM

New Accent Furniture at the 2017 High Point Market

Everyone wants "Fashion Inspired Living" and you can have it by getting unique accent pieces.  Whether it's a stunning coffee table made of natural unfinished teakwood or a sexy cocktail table made in metal clad champagne silver, there was a lot to choose from at the 2017 High Point Market.

This beautiful satiny black cushioned bench is luxurious but also practical.  It looks especially pretty when placed in front of a mirror.


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Fri, Oct 27, 2017 @ 01:50 PM

New  Accessories at 2017 High Point Market

Foran Interior Design saw so many accent tables, awesome accessories and fabulous artwork at the 2017 High Point Market 

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Wed, Oct 25, 2017 @ 03:12 PM

Exciting New Interior Design Looks seen at 2017 High Point Market

We saw many inspiring rooms at the 2017 High Point Market this fall.  There were timeless and traditional rooms. The beautiful dining room below welcomes warm hospitality and embraces classic architecture.

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Sun, Oct 22, 2017 @ 04:32 PM

High Point Market 2017 and Interior Design

Foran Interior Design, a Dallas area interior design firm, just got back from a fantastic trip to the High Point Market in North Carolina. The market is the largest home furnishing market in the world (11.5 million square feet).

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Sun, Apr 09, 2017 @ 12:20 PM

Dallas Market Center & Sherwin-Williams Feature Color Purple Reign

Sherwin Williams,the paint company, and the Dallas Market Center outdid themselves again. They put on a special presentation all about the color Purple for 400 Dallas interior designers and designers from across the country. This was not just about purple, but eggplant, plum, lilac and lavender.

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Tue, Feb 02, 2016 @ 03:30 PM

Game Rooms Furniture at the 2016 Dallas Total Home & Gift Market


Game rooms are a great place to bring family and friends together to have fun.

 Some people are putting in game rooms to counterbalance the dehumanizing effects of high technology.

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Fri, Jan 29, 2016 @ 03:30 PM

Lighting Interior Design Trends - 2016 Dallas Total Home & Gift Market

We were able to visit many lighting companies at the 2016 Dallas Total Home & Gift Market.  

Currey and Company, Ashore Iron Works, Fine Art Lighting, Global Views, and Design Directions were some of the showrooms we visited.

The elegant beaded chandelier below has many crystals which makes it even more amazing! It features crescents of crystal swags as well as bead-trimmed arms and wooded components finished in silver leaf.

As you can see, this chandelier is drenched in glamour and was designed by Lillian August. This was shown at the Currey & Company showroom and needs a large space and tall ceilings.

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Thu, Jan 28, 2016 @ 03:30 PM

Rug Interior Design Trends at the 2016 Dallas Total Home & Gift Market

There were lots of new rug products and interior design trends at the Dallas 2016 Total Home Market.  Interior designers loved the new indoor/outdoor rug programs.  There were rugs for every taste, including new bright patterns as well as neutral designs.

There were loose, organic and water color-like patterns in some rugs that enliven neutral palettes.  Also, modern folklore, a theme that evokes history-steeped carpet-making techniques is becoming more popular.  


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Wed, Jan 27, 2016 @ 04:19 PM

Decorative Accessory Trends - 2016 Dallas Total Home & Gift Market

One of the things we noticed at the 2016 DallasTotal Home & Gift Market was the many different finishes on the accessories.  There were many different metallics used in accessories and brass was shown in many showrooms.

The wall art below displays shining fish of all different shapes and sizes.  They were at the Phillips Collection and can be bought individually. 

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Tue, Jan 26, 2016 @ 03:30 PM

Interior Design Color Trends at the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market

We saw many fantastic colors at the 2016 Dallas Total Home & Gift Market.

We saw several interior design color trends while at the Market. Green-cast blues and shimmery effects cast a spell all over market and continue to trend.  We saw this in rugs, lighting, pillows, lamps and artwork. Read More