New York Home Textiles Market Week Announces Best New Product Winners
September 7, 2009,
The Green Bamboo Outdoor Pillow from V Rugs & Home was awarded "Best of Market" last month in the Best New Product Awards competition at Home Textiles Market Week held at the Jacob Javits Center.
The summer 2009 category winners and finalists, selected from over 115 entries, were:
Winner: Plover Organic (Portland, Ore.) for its Cartouche Quilt, an organic cotton hand quilted quilt
Finalist: Traditions (Claverak, N.Y.) for its Simone Bed Design
Finalist: Papillon Linens & Dreamfit™ (Las Vegas) for its Dreamfit Quilted Sheet Set
Winner: Libeco Lagae (New York) for its Vence Bed Set, 100% linen solid fashion
Finalist: Espalma-Cobra (New York) for its Hotel Collection
Finalist: Sin In Linen (Seattle) for its Tattoo Flash Ivory Shower Curtain
Winner: Lintex (New York) for its Golden Jubilee tablecloth and napkin
Finalist: Culturally Chic (Miami) for its Bogacs place mat and napkin set
Finalist: Settings by Mona (Las Vegas) for its Square Tablecloth
Winner: Dash & Albert (Pittsfield, Mass.) for its Zipper Rug, wool hand-woven zipper rug Finalist: V.P. Designs (New Rochelle, N.Y.) for its Chantilly Tablecloth Gift
Finalist: Scents and Feel (Miami) for its Fouta Collection
The Best New Product Award judges were: Jennifer Marks, editor-in-chief, Home Textiles Today; Wanda Jankowski, editor-in-chief, LDB; David Gill, senior editor, HFN; Jenny Heinzen York, editor-in-chief, Home Accents Today; Pamela Graves, editor-in-chief, Home Fashion & Furniture Trends; and Katherine Nelson, senior market editor, Metropolitan Home.