Celeb designer Thom Filicia to launch latest rug collection with Safavieh
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, December 14, 2009
Port Washington, N.Y. -- Celebrity designer Thom Filicia will make an appearance at high-end rug house Safavieh’s 13,000-sqaure-foot showroom in Atlanta next month during the International Area Rug Market to launch his latest collection of area rugs.
Safavieh is hosting a rand opening celebration of the new space, in 5-2-A, from 5 to 7 p.m. on Jan.8.. During the party, Filicia will be available from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. to sign copies of his best-selling interior design book, Thom Filicia Style.
“We are very happy that Thom will be on hand for our showroom ribbon cutting and the launch party for his new indoor rug collection,” said Arash Yaraghi, principal of Safavieh. “Thom believes the beauty of these carpets and their extraordinary value will appeal to homeowners and apartment dwellers that are price-conscious and design-savvy.”
Thom Filicia Home’s first rug collection with Safavieh debuted in spring 2009. The latest additions include hand-tufted wool and viscose rugs. All indoor rugs are to retail for $625 for a 5-foot-6-inch-by-8-foot-6-inch.
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