When I moved to the Charlotte, NC area 4 years ago I heard about the High Point Market but was clueless about it. So I started doing my research! The High Point Market is a furniture trade show (the largest in the world!) hosted in High Point, NC every 6 months with over 2000 exhibitors. It is open to people in the industry only. The majority of the exhibitors I visited were wholesalers--shops & boutiques buy from them to sell in their store. I attended the past two times with a press pass.
Scroll down for 4 trends I spotted at the April 2018 High Point Market. This isn't a conclusive list! You will find every style at the Market. I'm sharing favorite things that caught my eye as a designer who leans toward modern lines with rustic accents. And bonus if a piece has some quirkiness!Read More